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Securing a fellowship opportunity is not an easy task. The application process is highly competitive, and applicants shine with outstanding qualifications. Securing a Peggy Browning Fellowship is no exception. Just ask any of the over 500 law students from 139 participating law schools vying for one of the nearly 70 public interest law fellowships nationwide.

Three Pitt Law students have reached Presidential Management Fellows (PMF) Program finalist status. They are: Sarah Posner, Lauren McChesney, and Bryan Murray.Bearing the Presidential moniker, the PMF Program is a flagship leadership development program under the U.S.

Four Pitt Law students have been awarded fellowships for overseas summer internships in 2013. Three will receive Nordenberg Fellowships, and one will receive a William F. Schulz Jr. Fellowship.

The Center for International Legal Education (CILE) is pleased to announce Pitt Law students Kevin Leary (Class of 2014) and Kate Mafrica Langford (Class of 2014) have been selected by the Ministry of Higher Education of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) to attend the Education Without Borders (EWB) Conference in Dubai March 25-28, 2013.

Three third-year students in the Health Law Certificate Program—Bryan Murray, Schevon Salmon, and Brett Anthony—participated in the 2013 Health Law Regulatory and Compliance Competition at the University of Maryland Carey School of Law on February 16. Although it did not place in the top three, the Pitt Law team performed well and was commended

Three Pitt Law faculty members, one staff member, and two alumnae will be recognized today during the University’s 37th annual honors convention, held at the Carnegie Museums of Pittsburgh Music Hall in Oakland.

Pitt Law’s third-year student team won the finalist trophy at the 2013 Texas Young Lawyers Association (TYLA) Regional Mock Trial competition, held February 8-10, 2013, in Philadelphia, Pa. After defeating everyone it faced in its bracket in both ballots and points, the Pitt Law team lost to Rutgers University in the finals.

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