The Poverty Law Center recognizes students, faculty, staff, and alumni who have demonstrated a commitment to social justice for the poor. Recipients are chosen from nominations submitted to the Gillis Long office. Awards are presented at the annual spring Distinguished Speaker Lecture.
At the heart of the Poverty Law Center, and a primary reason for its success, is William P. Quigley, L'77, Janet Mary Rilery Distinguished Professor of Law and Director of the Stuart H. Smith Law Clinic and Center for Social Justice, who has served as the center's director since 1991.
The Poverty Law Center congratulates the 2013 Public Service Award recipients: Andrea Armstrong, Professor of Law, Elizabeth Cumming, J.D.'08, Rebecca Curry, J.D.'14, Thomas Edmonds, J.D.'15, Anna Lellelid, J.D.'13, Joshua Pichon, J.D.'13, Emily Posner, J.D.'13, Emily Ratner, J.D. '13, Mathilde Semmes, J.D.'14, Aaron Weaner, J.D.'14
The Gillis Long Poverty Law Center is requesting nominations for recipients of the annual Public Service Awards. Nominees may be students, law faculty, staff, or alumni that demonstrate a commitment to serve underprivileged members in our community.
Please send the nominee’s name and the reason for your nomination to Christina Luwisch at email@example.com by March 21, 2014.