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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March 15, 2013

Patrick Schultheis '89 and his high school friends have been engaged in a game of tag that has lasted 23 years. While a first-year associate, Schultheis drew up the contract that governs the game (you can read the contract on the Wall Street Journal story about the game that ran last month).

March 14, 2013

The poem, titled "You'd Better Run," can be found here: http://www.newrepublic.com/article/poetry/magazine/100991/youd-better-run. Her debut volume of poetry, No Object, is available from Amazon.

March 8, 2013

From the Simpson Thacher website:

March 7, 2013

From Talking Points Memo:

Sen. Marco Rubio (R-FL) announced Wednesday that Gregg Nunziata, formerly of the Senate Republican Policy Committee, has joined his staff as General Counsel.

March 6, 2013

On March 3, Father Pius Pietrzyk, ’97, who is now studying canon law at the Vatican, discussed the legal aspects of the Papal Conclave on EWTN's "Rome Dispatch with Joan Lewis." Video of his appearance is below.

March 4, 2013

Excerpted from the Deseret News:

March 1, 2013

Excerpted from the Chicago Daily Law Bulletin:

On Thursday, [John Marshall Law School] named Lousin as The Edward T. and Noble W. Lee Chair in Constitutional Law for the 2013-14 academic year during her 70th birthday celebration at the school.

February 28, 2013

From the Faegre Baker Daniels website: