One of the most valuable experiences for Penn State Law students is the opportunity to collaborate with professors on high-impact projects and publications. A current student and a recent graduate had exactly that opportunity when they helped Professor Samuel C. Thompson Jr., publish his recent book.
This year, the Buffalo-Niagara Mock Trial Competition, one of the largest national invitationals in the country, moved to a remote format via Zoom in light of the current COVID-19 pandemic, presenting a new challenge to the Penn State Law in University Park team.
Penn State Law in University Park Civil Rights Appellate Clinic students are thrilled to have reached an agreement with the Law School Admissions Council (LSAC) to allow Ms. Jane Doe to sit for the LSAT exam with accommodations.
For the second year in a row, the Penn State Law in University Park Center for Immigrants’ Rights Clinic (CIRC) spent close to a week serving as advocates for families at the Berks County Residential Center (Berks) in Leesport, Pennsylvania, working in partnership with ALDEA, The People’s Justice Center.
The Penn State Law Veterans and Servicemembers Legal Clinic recently won two appeals for a Vietnam veteran, and continue to make community impacts. Members of the Clinic will be on hand on Nov. 16 at the Military Appreciation Game Tailgate before the Nittany Lions take on the Hoosiers of Indiana. Prior to the game, Professor Vollmer will be a featured speaker at the Huddle with the Faculty series at 9 a.m. at the Nittany Lion Inn.