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THE VOICE: A Publication of PhilaU's Law and Society Program



Evan Laine


Includes noteworthy accomplishments and other interesting happenings in the law and society community.

Prominent Experts in Law and Government Speak at Law and Service Day

More than 75 students, faculty, staff and others attended PhilaU’s first Law and Service Day Nov. 8 to hear prominent speakers address such topical issues as homeland security, the death penalty, women’s rights, medicinal marijuana and same-sex marriage. Hosted by the Arlen Specter Center for Public Service, the day was capped ...

Nov, 14

Talking Issues at PhilaU’s Specter Center

By Bernard J. Scally With the Midterm Elections barely behind us, students at Philadelphia University got right into discussing serious issues of our times. On Nov. 7, a number of Law and Government leaders participated in the university’s Law and Service Day. Several spoke at the Arlen Specter Center for Public ...

Nov, 10

Law and Service Day-11/7/2014, to be Held at the Specter Center for Public Service 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM

The Arlen Specter Center for Public Service in conjunction with Philadelphia University's Law & Society Program and the PhilaU Chapter of Phi Alpha Delta are proud to announce our inaugural Law and Service Day on November 7th, 2014 from 10:00 am-1:00 pm. The essence of Law and Service Day ...

Oct, 15

Law & Society to Host its First International Conference titled “Capitalism, Antitrust, and Democracy- The Legal and Ethical Dilemmas”

The Conference featuring experts, both international and national, is sponsored by PhilaU's Law & Society Program along with the Arlen Specter Center for Public Service at Philadelphia University and the Antitrust Bulletin Date: November 8, 2014 Place: Arlen Specter Center for Public Service at Philadelphia University ...

Sep, 19

Law & Society Students Meet with Mrs. Arlen Specter

The first class ever at the Arlen Specter Center for Public Service was First Amendment Seminar. The students were surprised and delighted to share that experience with the late Senator's wife Joan Specter, who came to visit.

Sep, 19

Philadelphia University Officially Dedicated The Arlen Specter Center For Public Service And Its Newly Restored Home, Roxboro House, In A Sept. 11 Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony

A two-year project will honor Pennsylvania’s longest serving senator for years to come. A ribbon-cutting ceremony inaugurated the opening of The Arlen Specter Center for Public Policy on Sept. 11 with members of the Specter family in attendance including Specter’s wife, the Hon. Joan Specter. The center is housed at ...

Sep, 16

Three L &S Student-Athlete Earn D2ADA Academic Achievement Awards

Congratulations to Meghan Loughery, Najah Jacobs & Monica Schacker for being amazing athletes and scholars in Law and Society!

Aug, 28


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