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Hanson, Pattanayak honored by Class of 2015

May 27, 2015

The Class of 2015 selected Professor Jon Hanson to receive the prestigious Albert M. Sacks-Paul A. Freund Award for Teaching Excellence. He was recognized for his work inside the classroom as “a creative and effective teacher, combining presentations, narratives and hands-on projects,” as well as his work outside the classroom. “We have the power and […]

Closing arguments: Graduating students reflect on life before, during and after Harvard Law

May 27, 2015

This year, more than 750 students will receive degrees from Harvard Law School. Each brought unique experiences to law school and all have tailored their academic careers while at HLS to explore their individual interests. As they prepare to graduate, several members of the Harvard Law School Class of 2015 reflect on the interests they […]

CLEA Award recognizes Christopher Melendez ’15 and his service to veterans

May 27, 2015

Christopher Melendez ’15 received the Outstanding Clinical Student Award from the Clinical Legal Education Association. The award is presented annually to one student from each law school in recognition of outstanding clinical coursework and contributions to the clinical community.

Seth Hoedl ’15 and Seth Packrone ’15 win Exemplary Clinical Student Award

May 27, 2015

Harvard Law School’s Office of Clinical and Pro Bono Programs has recognized graduating students Seth Hoedl ’15 and Seth Packrone ’15 for exemplifying putting theory into practice through clinical work.

Harvard Law School celebrates Commencement 2015

May 27, 2015

Harvard Law School's 2015 Commencement ceremonies began with the Class Day program on Wednesday, May 27; Commencement exercises will begin on Thursday, May 28. This year’s Class Day speakers, chosen by the Class of 2015, were Gabrielle Giffords, former U.S. Representative from Arizona, and her husband Mark Kelly, a Navy pilot and NASA astronaut.