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Dean Harold Krent accepted the 2018 Leonard Jay Schrager Award for Excellence on July 12 at the Chicago Bar Association and Chicago Bar Foundation's Pro Bono & Public Service Awards Luncheon. | Photo: Bill Richert for the Chicago Bar Foundation

Dean Krent receives Chicago Bar Foundation's Schrager Award

Dean Harold Krent accepted the 2018 Leonard Jay Schrager Award for Excellence on July 12 at the Chicago Bar Association and Chicago Bar Foundation's Pro Bono & Public Service Awards Luncheon. (Photo: Bill Richert for the Chicago Bar Foundation)

Professor Adrian Walters, pictured here with attorney Richard Mikels (right), was inducted as a Fellow of the American College of Bankruptcy at a ceremony on March 16.  | Photo courtesy of the American College of Bankruptcy

Prof. Walters named a Fellow of the American College Of Bankruptcy

Professor Adrian Walters, pictured here with attorney Richard Mikels (right), was inducted as a Fellow of the American College of Bankruptcy at a ceremony on March 16, 2018. (Photo courtesy of the American College of Bankruptcy)

Professor Christopher Schmidt, author of "he Sit-Ins: Protest and Legal Change in the Civil Rights Era" (2018)

Prof. Schmidt's new book tells legal history of 1960 lunch counter sit-in movement

Legal historian Christopher Schmidt tells the story of the lunch counter protests of 1960 and the national debate they sparked over the meaning of the constitutional right of all Americans to equal protection of the laws in his new book, The Sit-Ins: Protest and Legal Change in the Civil Rights Era (University of Chicago Press 2018).

Professors Graeme Dinwoodie (left) and Edward Lee

Profs. Dinwoodie and Lee launch new design center at Chicago-Kent

Founded by Professors Dinwoodie (left) and Edward Lee, the new Center for Design, Law & Technology (cDELTA or c∆) will promote research, scholarship and instruction at the intersection of design, creativity, technology and the law.

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