Professor Rebecca Bratspies and student fellows with CUNY Law’s Center for Urban Environmental Reform (CUER) have been working closely with parents at PS85 in Astoria, Queens, to address noise from nearby subway tracks that is affecting students’ learning and health.
Al Jazeera Features Opinion Piece from Immigration Clinic Client
November 25, 2013
CUNY Law students from the Immigration and Non-Citizen Rights Clinic (INRC) worked with one of their clients, Shaker Aamer, on an opinion piece published by Al Jazeera English. Aamer has been in U.S. custody since 2002 and was one of the very first prisoners moved to Guantanamo. He reflects on his experiences with “Forced Cell […]
Celina Caban (’14) Receives 2013 Ms. JD Fellowship
October 31, 2013
Celina Caban (’14) has been awarded the 2013 Ms. JD Fellowship.
Ada George (’14), Everett Hopkins (’14), Somalia Samuel (’14), & Victor Negron (’15) Speak at Annual BMI Conference
October 11, 2013
CUNY School of Law students Ada George (’14), Everett Hopkins (’14), Somalia Samuel (’14), & Victor Negron (’15) spoke at the Annual Black Male Initiative Conference at York College last week.
On Saturday, September 21, 2013, CUNY Moot Court hosted the oral argument component of the Eighteenth Annual CUNY Law School Moot Court Summer Competition.
Somalia Samuel (’14) Selected as Thurgood Marshall Fellow
September 18, 2013
Somalia Samuel (’14) has been selected as a Thurgood Marshall Fellow at the New York City Bar Association.
Nick Widzowski (’14) Helps Draft Environmental Plan for New York City
September 12, 2013
One of the highlights of this past summer for Nick Widzowski (’14) was putting together an environmental plan for New York City. In drafting the plan, Widzowski put his legal knowledge and skills to work.
Commencement 2013 Photos and Video
July 10, 2013
More than 130 CUNY School of Law students received their Juris Doctor degrees at the May 17 graduation ceremony. “We are immensely proud of our 2013 graduates. Their experience, intelligence, and passion will make them excellent advocates for their communities,” said CUNY Law Dean Michelle J. Anderson.
Fabiana Araujo (’13) and Sarika Saxena (’13) represent Guantanamo detainee Abdulhadi Faraj as part of their work with CUNY Law’s Immigrant & Non-Citizen Rights Clinic (INRC).
The Charles H. Revson Law Student Public Interest (LSPIN) Fellowships for 2013 have been announced, and 22 CUNY Law students were among the recipients.