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2015 Rappaport Fellows Announced

The Rappaport Center for Law and Public Policy at Boston College Law School has announced the selection of its 2015 Fellows.

Lissy Medvedow
Law School Hires Executive Director for Rappaport Center

The Rappaport Center for Law and Public Policy at Boston College Law School is pleased to announce the hiring of a new executive director, Elisabeth J. Medvedow.

David Simas '95
White House Key Advisor David Simas ’95 Named as Commencement Speaker

David Simas ’95, Assistant to the President and Director of the White House Office of Political Strategy and Outreach, will give the Commencement Address at the 2015 Boston College Law School Commencement on Friday, May 22 at 10:30 a.m.

Maung Zarni, Scholar
Scholar Maung Zarni Defines Genocide in HHRP Lecture

The word genocide calls to mind events like the Jewish and Armenian holocausts, but according to Maung Zarni, a Burmese scholar affiliated with Harvard and the London School of Economics, smaller-scale killing can also fit the definition “if done in an attempt to destroy a people.”