This page highlights notable accomplishments and activities of current students – honors, awards, student events, media mentions, op-ed pieces published, books published, fellowships received, community service, etc.  If you are a current student, we encourage you to submit story ideas and photos for inclusion on this page. If you have recently published an op-ed, were cited or quoted in the media, or published a paper, please tell us about it here.

Sunday, April 11, 2010

YLW Golf Event

Yale Law Women, are you headed to a firm this summer where golf seems
to be the sport of choice among partners? Have you always wanted to
learn how to play golf?

Now is your chance! Yale Law Women is hosting a golf event next
weekend at the Yale Golf Course. The event will feature professional
lessons, a mini-tournament, and refreshments.

Friday, March 26, 2010

Celebrating Yale Women: 40 Years in Yale College, 140 Years at Yale

The Association of Yale Alumni is organizing a conference for all women graduates scheduled for March 26-28, 2010.  The weekend will mark the 40th anniversary of coeducation of Yale College, and also celebrate all Yale women and their 140-year history at the University.

Friday, March 12, 2010

YLS Students Isra Bhatty ’12 and Helen O’Reilly ’11 Named Soros Fellows for 2010

Yale Law School students Isra Bhatty ’12 and Helen O’Reilly ’11 have been named Paul & Daisy Soros New American Fellows for 2010.

Friday, March 12, 2010

Yale Law School Hosts Area High School Students at Inaugural Marshall-Brennan Moot Court Competition

On March 6, Yale Law School hosted the first annual Marshall-Brennan Moot Court Competition for New Haven area high school students.

Tuesday, March 9, 2010

Sumon Dantiki ’09, Sara Edelstein ’10, Ben Gross ’10, Karen Kudelko ’10, Ashley Leonczyk ’10, Ben Lindy ’10, and Ana Muñoz ’10 Awarded Public Interest Fellowships

Yale Law School has awarded Public Interest Fellowships to Sumon Dantiki ’09, Sara Edelstein ’10, Ben Gross ’10, Karen Kudelko ’10, Ashley Leonczyk ’10, Ben Lindy ’10, and Ana Muñoz ’10

Monday, March 1, 2010

YLS Students Supporting Small Pacific Islands in their Quest for Action on Climate Change

Yale’s Environmental Protection Clinic has partnered with Islands First to help small Pacific islands in their quest for action on climate change.

Monday, February 8, 2010

Yale Law Students, The Playwright, Collaborate on Haiti Relief

Yale Law School students and The Playwright Irish Pub and Restaurant in New Haven teamed up to help victims of the devastating earthquake in Haiti.

Monday, January 11, 2010

Rebellious Lawyering Conference February 19-21: Rabble? Meet Rouser

The 16th annual Rebellious Lawyering Conference will be held Friday, February 19, through Sunday, February 21, at Yale Law School.

Friday, January 8, 2010

Four From Yale Law School Awarded 2010 Skadden Public Interest Fellowship

Nicole Hallet ’08, Rebecca Heller ’10, Robert Silverman ’10, and Michael Tan ’08 have been awarded the 2010 Skadden Public Interest Fellowship.

Monday, December 14, 2009

Sam Berger ’10, Anjali Dalal ’10, and Jessica Schumer ’10 Awarded Heyman Fellowships

Yale Law School has awarded 2010-2011 Heyman Federal Public Service Fellowships to Sam Berger ’10, Anjali Dalal ’10, and Jessica Schumer ’10.