Skip to Main Content

Search Results


MAR 31, 2023 FRIDAY

9:00 AM – 3:15 PM

This event will be held virtually via Zoom. 

Law Review Symposium: Contemporary Legal Issues in Education


Please join us for the Law Review Symposium: Contemporary Legal Issues in Education.

This symposium will discuss many of the most important legal issues facing education, such as freedom of expression in school, democracy in education, LGBTQ+ issues, and vindicating the right to education.

The keynote speaker will be Pennsylvania Attorney General Michelle Henry. 

Program Description: 

9 - 9:15 a.m.
Opening remarks

9:15 a.m. - 9:45 a.m. 
Keynote speaker

Pennsylvania Attorney General Michelle Henry 

9:45 a.m. -10:45 a.m.
Panel 1: LGBTQA+ Issues in Education

  • Matthew W. Green Jr., associate professor of law, CSU College of Law
  • Jeffrey Dodge, associate dean and assistant professor of law, Penn State Dickinson Law
  • Richard Ting, staff attorney, ACLU

10:45 a.m. - 11:45 a.m. 
Panel 2: Freedom of Expression in Schools

  • Michael Kaufman, dean and professor of law, Santa Clara Law
  • Dr. Kathleen Conn, PhD., J.D. L.L.M, adjunct professor, Muhlenberg College
  • Michael Hussey, dean and associate professor of law, Widener Law Commonwealth

12:30 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Panel 3: Institutions and Their Power Structure

  • Quinn Yeargain, assistant professor of law, Widener Law Commonwealth
  • Erin Archerd, associate professor of law, University of Detroit Mercy School of Law
  • Linda Randby, chief legal officer, Pennsylvania School Boards Association
  • Raquel Muniz, assistant professor of law, Boston College

1:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Panel 4: Vindicating the Right to Education

  • Dan Urevick-Ackelsberg, Esq., senior attorney, the Public Interest Law Center 
  • Randy Lee, professor of law, Widener Law Commonwealth

Four substantive CLE credits available in Pennsylvania.


Questions: [email protected] 


Facebook Logo       Twitter Logo       Instagram Logo

Podcast Logo