Jerome Rappaport: 1927 – 2021

Jerome “Jerry” Rappaport ’49, a philanthropist who promoted civil discourse at Harvard Law School for more than 70 years, died on December 6 at the age of 94.

In Memoriam: Philip B. Heymann 1932 – 2021

When asked what he wanted to be remembered by, longtime Harvard Law Professor and former Watergate prosecutor Philip B. Heymann ’60 replied: “Speaking truth to power.” Heymann, a beloved colleague and distinguished public servant, died Nov. 30 at his home in Los Angeles. He was 89.

A community of belonging

At this year’s First Class dinner, Harvard Law School Dean John F. Manning, faculty, and students offer support and advice to first-generation students.