Professor Jesse Allen’s blog “Blackstone Weekly,” which discusses Blackstone’s Commentaries, will be featured weekly on the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette’s new legal blog, Ipso Facto. Every Thursday, the Post-Gazette will do a post inviting people to read their way through Professor Allen’s views on the Commentaries. Ipso Facto also features links to Pitt Law Faculty Blog stories, Jurist, and other news items.
On March 17, 2011, Professor Deborah Brake was a featured speaker at the Sixth Annual Audrey-Beth Finch Women’s Studies Conference, “Leveling the Playing Field: Examining Gender, Social Justice and Sports,” held at California University of Pennsylvania. Professor Brake’s speech was based on her book, “Getting in the Game: Title IX and the Women’s Sports Revolution.”