Moderator: Joanna Craig, Director for Private Sector Recruiting, Career Planning & Professionalism
Panelists: Ashanti Crawford, Esq., Manager of Legal Talent Acquisition, Troutman Pepper; Amani Carter L’22; Vinita Davey L’22; Fadi Mohammed L’21;
1L law firm diversity fellowships provide opportunities for employment, networking and mentorship. Please join us for a conversation with upper class students about their own experiences, as well as with a law firm recruiter about the goals and opportunities provided by these programs, eligibility, and tips for success in the application process.
Brought to you in partnership by the office of Equity & Inclusion and Career Planning & Professionalism
For more information and to register: https://africana.sas.upenn.edu/events/2020/11/18/honorable-leon-higginbotham-jr-memorial-lecture
Glaude is the James S. McDonnell Distinguished University Professor of African American Studies and chair of the Department of African American Studies at Princeton University. His books, Democracy in Black: How Race Still Enslaves the American Soul, and In a Shade of Blue: Pragmatism and the Politics of Black America, take a wide look at black communities, the difficulties of race in the United States, and the challenges our democracy faces. Glaude’s most recent book, Begin Again: James Baldwin’s America and Its Urgent Lessons for Our Own, was released in June. He is a columnist for Time Magazine and a MSNBC contributor on programs like Morning Joe, and Deadline Whitehouse with Nicolle Wallace. He also regularly appears on Meet the Press on Sundays.