IN THIS ISSUE
Commencement 2017: Bring Justice to Those in Need
The current political climate was in the thoughts and words of the speakers at the 2017 Commencement, held May 22 at the William K. Lanman Center at Payne Whitney Gymnasium.
Yale Law School Flourishes Under Deanship of Robert C. Post
Robert C. Post ’77 stepped down as Yale Law School’s dean after serving from 2009 to 2017, skillfully leading the School through the wake of the Great Recession and further establishing the School’s position at the forefront of legal education.
Our Oedipus by Owen M. Fiss
Owen M. Fiss celebrates the deanship of Robert C. Post
In conversation: Robert C. Post and Heather Gerken
In May, outgoing dean Robert C. Post ’77 and incoming dean Heather Gerken sat down for a wide-ranging conversation about Yale Law School—the role of its dean and faculty, the importance of its strong alumni networks, the School’s role as a leader in legal education, and its dynamism.
Finding a Cure Through Law: Medical-Legal partnership programs at Yale Law School integrate health and legal services
by Debra Kroszner
Yale Law School plays an important role in one of the most diverse medical-legal partnerships programs in the country, with students partnering with lawyers and doctors to work on identifying the social determinants of health.