Accolades & Achievements

The Accolades & Achievements blog gathers information from news articles and press releases about noteworthy events in the lives of alumni. It is a complement to the Class Notes section of The Record.

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

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April 12, 2012

From The Daily Record website:

James A. Gardner ['84], a State University distinguished professor, has been selected for a 2012-2013 Fulbright U.S. Scholar grant.

April 11, 2012

The ABA recently released a new publication entitled A Breath of Hope, the first of a series of books incorporating concepts of legal literacy into generally accessible learning materials.

April 4, 2012

Dallin H. Oaks, '57, will be the speaker at Brigham Young University's April commencement.

April 3, 2012

From the Georgetown Law website:

April 2, 2012

From The Deal magazine:

March 29, 2012

From the Hewlett Foundation website:

March 28, 2012

Robert Bork ’53 has been named as a recipient of one of the University of Chicago’s 2012 Alumni Awards. He will receive the Distinguished Service Award at the 71st Annual Alumni Awards Ceremony, taking place during Alumni Weekend on June 2, 2012.