DiveIN’s Pipeline Program Aims to Increase Diversity in U.S. Law Schools

Kline School of Law alumni discuss their academic and career paths with 2019 program participants. July 13, 2020 The Kline School of Law’s Stephen and Sandra Sheller Diversity Pipeline Program, which aims to increase diversity at U.S. law schools, welcomed its largest-ever cohort on July 13. Free to undergraduate students from backgrounds underrepresented in the […]

Kline Law Convenes Nation’s Law Schools for Coronavirus Planning Summit

June 26, 2020 On May 26 and 27, Drexel University’s Kline School of Law hosted “Leaning into Uncertainty: Ensuring Quality Legal Education During Coronavirus.” Decision-makers from nearly every ABA-accredited law school attended the virtual roundtable conference, which created a space for them to share concerns, pool knowledge and develop strategies to address the challenges of […]

Hoffman Pens Op-ed for The Inquirer on Nursing Home Negligence During Pandemic

Hoffman Pens Op-ed for The Inquirer on Nursing Home Negligence During Pandemic May 07, 2020 On May 1, Professor David Hoffman wrote an opinion piece in The Philadelphia Inquirer arguing that the U.S. has neglected to protect a particularly vulnerable population, nursing home residents, many of whom have endured profound suffering during the pandemic. Nursing […]

Cohen Rejects President Trump’s Claim About Authority to ‘Reopen America’ in Rolling Stone

April 14, 2020 On April 13 Rolling Stone published an article by Professor David Cohen titled “No, President Trump, You Can’t ‘Reopen America.’” As much of the country follows stay-at-home orders issued by mayors and governors in response to the novel coronavirus pandemic, President Donald Trump has repeatedly claimed that the power to “reopen America” […]

Kline School of Law Advances Seven Places in U.S. News & World Report Rankings

March 19, 2020 Drexel University’s Kline School of Law advanced seven places in the U.S. News & World Report’s most recent law school ranking. Kline was ranked #93 for 2021, up from #100 in 2020. Kline has advanced a total of 36 places from its 2015 U.S. News ranking. The Kline Law community is very pleased by the increased ranking. “The […]

Yeshesvini Chandar Wins Media Law Diversity Moot Court Competition

March 09, 2020 Yeshesvini Chandar, 2L, tackled questions about the news media’s ability to gather information on the way to winning the 12th Annual First Amendment and Media Law Diversity Moot Court Competition presented by the American Bar Association Forum on Communications Law. Yeshesvini teamed up with Brendon Khan, a student at St. John’s University […]