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Featured Class Notes

Lisa Garland (HR Law '20) was recognized for her efforts as a person of color breaking glass ceilings in the modern workplace by the National Association of African Americans in Human Resources (NAAAHR). She has previously been recognized as a 2012 New Pittsburgh Courier 50 Women of Excellence honoree.

Justin D. Beck (JD ’17), an Associate Attorney at Thomas, Thomas, & Hafer LLP, received the American Bar Association Tort Trial and Insurance Practice Section (ABA Tips) Workers’ Compensation and Employers’ Liability Law Committee Rising Star Award.

Diana K. Ingersoll (JD ’88), a staff attorney at MidPenn Legal Services in Altoona, along with her employer MidPenn Legal Services, was chosen by the Pennsylvania Bar Foundation for the 2021 Louis J. Goffman Awards. The Goffman Award is named for a late PBA president and recognizes individuals and organizations committed to outstanding pro bono service.

Christine Biancheria (JD ’90) formed Friends of Aseema, a U.S. nonprofit corporation dedicated to helping the Aseema Charitable Trust in India. Aseema helps, directly and indirectly, more than 4,000 children in Mumbai and elsewhere.