Accolades & Achievements

The University of Chicago Law School is proud to recognize noteworthy events in the lives of its alumni through the Accolades & Achievements Blog. Information is gathered from newspaper articles, press releases, and alumni submissions. The blog is updated periodically and is a complement to the Class Notes section of The Record, which is published semi-annually.

If you would like an event added to or removed from the blog, or to report any inaccuracies, please email Alison Coppelman, Director, Alumni Relations, at acoppelman@uchicago.edu.

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October 22, 2013

From  the Stanford Social Innovation Review:

October 18, 2013

From ProgressIllinois.com:

Gov. Pat Quinn made a number of appointments to state boards and commissions Friday.

October 10, 2013

From ChicagoNow.com:

October 9, 2013

From the Hangley Aronchick website: 

October 4, 2013

From the Santa Barbara Independent:

Cox Communications and The Trust for Public Land announced that Susan Epstein has been selected as Santa Barbara’s 2013 Cox Conserves Hero. An event celebrating the finalists and announcing the winner was held at Fairview Gardens, a previous grant recipient of the Cox Conserves Heroes program.

October 3, 2013

From the Hillsdale Collegian

When Ryan Walsh was in 4th grade, he wanted to be president.

For now, the 2009 Hillsdale graduate and 2012 graduate of the University of Chicago’s law school will have to settle for Associate Justice Antonin Scalia’s law clerk on the Supreme Court.

September 27, 2013

From the Missourian:

COLUMBIA — Charles Wall gave a gift of $1.57 million to the MU School of Law on Thursday     morning, though he did not present it himself.

September 23, 2013

From NJ.com

“America’s colleges and universities are a beacon to the world. Parents around the globe dream of sending their children here, scholars dream of landing a place here and nations dream of creating universities like America’s.”