Friday, February 11, 2022


National Cancer Act signed by Nixon

The National Cancer Act, signed in 1971 by President Nixon, is now 50 years old.

Thursday, December 16, 2021


Tuesday, November 16, 2021


Nixon signs the National Cancer Act

President Richard Nixon signing the National Cancer Act on December 23, 1971. A new book examines the progress made in the “war on cancer” and the work that lies ahead.

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1L year is really hard.…You’re just grinding all the time. And when you come out the other end, you realize that you’ve got skills to make changes in the world. And that feeling is so cool.”


Rebecca Wexler

Class of 2016