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Law and Society Program’s First Graduates Accepted into Law School

This year, the first two graduating seniors of Philadelphia University’s Law and Society Program, Maggie Frank and William Benjamin Jackson, will continue their education in law school — both having been accepted for graduate study this spring. “It’s a great …

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Law and Society Introduces ‘The Voice’

The PhilaU Law and Society Program will host a launch party for the new, online publication, The Voice, on Friday, Feb. 4 from Noon to 1:30 p.m. in The Kanbar Campus Center, Room 306. Pizza and wings will be served. …

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Junior Zack Streeb Named Outstanding Attorney at Mock Trial Competition

Zack Streeb, a junior law and society major, was judged an “outstanding attorney” in the Nov. 12-13 mock trial competition sponsored by the University of Pennsylvania Law School. “I was ecstatic,” said Streeb, a Colorado native who plans on becoming …

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University Hosts Same-Sex Marriage Symposium

The Law and Society program and the Office of Student Development hosted a Same-Sex Marriage Symposium on Oct. 26 in a packed Tuttleman Auditoriuam. Issues discussed included the state of California’s Proposition 8 and how the U.S. Supreme Court may …

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PhilaU Celebrates LGBT History Month

Philadelphia University will celebrate Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT) History Month with a series of events during the month of October. “For a community deprived of its history, LGBT History Month teaches our heritage, provides role models, builds community, …

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University to Host Symposium on Immigration Law and Policy Sept. 22

A highlight of this year’s Philadelphia University National Hispanic/Latino Heritage Month celebration is a symposium on immigration law and policy, to be held Wednesday, Sept. 22 at 7 p.m. in The Tuttleman Center Auditorium. The symposium is free and open …

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Philadelphia University to Observe National Constitution Day

On Sept. 17, 1787, the U.S. Constitution was signed by 39 brave men who changed the course of history. Now, Sept. 17 is recognized as National Constitution Day – a day to continue the legacy and develop habits of citizenship …

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PhilaU Professor Tackles U.S. Immigration Policy in New Book

Robert Koulish, Ph.D., associate professor and director of the Law and Society program, published a new book on immigration policy, Immigration and American Democracy: Subverting the Rule of Law, on Dec. 15 by Routledge Press. In the book, which focuses …

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Philadelphia University Observes National Constitution Day

On Sept. 17, 1787, the U.S. Constitution was signed by 39 brave men who changed the course of history. Now, the National Constitution Center in Center City Philadelphia hosts Constitution Day – a day to continue the legacy and develop …

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Law and Society Professor Robert Koulish Commentary Published in the Baltimore Sun

A commentary article by Robert Koulish, associate professor of Law and Society in the School of Liberal Arts, was published today titled “Immigration reform, but at what cost?” in the Baltimore Sun. The article addresses the current debate on health …

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