Three from HLS named Ford Fellows; Harris is keynote speaker

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Three graduating Harvard Law School students, Samuel Weiss ’14, Catherine B. Cooper ’14, and David Baake ’14, recently received Ford Foundation Law School Public Interest Fellowships. The fellowship is designed to identify and help develop new leaders in social justice. Weiss will work to end mass incarceration as a legal fellow at the American Civil […]

HLS’s Party Central

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In a theater district alley in downtown Boston, dozens of Harvard Law students line up to get into the New Orleans-themed Big Easy club. At the rope line in front, the party’s organizer, T. J. Duane ’02, greets guests with a smile or a handshake and a free pass inside. Downstairs, most partygoers congregate near […]

Seeking Re-dress: the annual HLS Fashion Swapaganza (photos)

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As part of a series of events in celebration of Earth Month at Harvard, the Women’s Law Association (WLA) held its annual clothing Swapaganza on Thursday, April 17. Students donated various items of clothing at the start of last week and then received vouchers to exchange items on Thursday. Donated items included shirts, dresses, pants, […]

Protecting the Right to Forget

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A duo from Harvard Law School creates a tool that will let you erase much of your digital history. As online digital trails grow larger, two Harvard Law students have pioneered a way to help individuals cover their tracks. David S. Gobaud ’15 and Lindsay Lin ’15 have created Pluto Mail, a free, web-based email […]

Running the marathon, no end in sight: A blind Harvard Law student takes on the challenge (video)

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For Kristin Fleschner ’14, running in next week’s Boston Marathon is a way to fight back against the bombing that terrorized last year’s runners. She has worked for the federal government in national security since 2008, and she’ll continue her work for the federal government after she graduates from Harvard Law School this spring.