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VACCI [NATION]: PARENTS CLING TO A “RIGHT” NOT GUARANTEED

Posted by on Sep 9, 2015 in Blog, Slider | 2 comments

by Kayla Hardesty In early 2015 “The Happiest Place On Earth,” felt more like “The Scariest Place On Earth” with at least 117 reported cases of measles being linked to the famous California theme park, Disneyland. These 117 cases spread to at least seven other states as well as two neighboring countries. Measles is a highly contagious air borne disease; after exposure to only one infected person, as many as 90% of unvaccinated individuals can catch the deadly disease....

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Student-Athletes or Athlete-Students?

Posted by on Jul 17, 2015 in Blog | Comments Off on Student-Athletes or Athlete-Students?

by Anthony J. Holesworth On September 21, 2013, Northwestern University’s starting quarterback at the time, Kain Colter, wore a wristband with the letters “A.P.U” (All Players United) during a game. This simple act was the seminal event in what has become the highly publicized effort to unionize Northwestern’s scholarship football players. Northwestern quarterback Kain Colter, sporting his A.P.U. wristband For years, many considered it a phenomenal deal to receive a full scholarship to play sports in college. Most high...

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Congratulations to Christina Piecora, 2015 Recipient of the Justice Harold Birns Award

Posted by on Jun 20, 2015 in News | Comments Off on Congratulations to Christina Piecora, 2015 Recipient of the Justice Harold Birns Award

St. John’s University School of Law’s Journal of Civil Rights and Economic Development would like to congratulate Christina Piecora, the 2015 recipient of the Justice Harold Birns Award, given at graduation to the student who publishes the best note in a student journal.  This marks the second consecutive year in which a member of JCRED has earned this tremendous honor.  Christina’s note, “Targeting the Vulnerable:  Prison Sexual Assault – Our Constitutional and Moral to Protect Prisoners From This Cruel...

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Congratulations: Christen Giannaros

Posted by on Feb 26, 2015 in Blog, News | 1 comment

Please join me in congratulating Christen Giannaros for getting her op-ed published on Jurist.org. Follow the link below to view her post: Link: http://jurist.org/dateline/2015/02/christen-giannaros-dna-collection.php. ...

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Congratulations: Ayanna Thomas

Posted by on Feb 26, 2015 in Blog, News | Comments Off on Congratulations: Ayanna Thomas

Please join me in congratulating Ayanna Thomas for getting her op-ed published on Jurist.org. Follow the link below to view her post:...

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Congratulations Ashley Varnado

Posted by on Feb 26, 2015 in Blog, News | Comments Off on Congratulations Ashley Varnado

Please join me in congratulating Ashley Varnado for getting her op-ed published on Jurist.org. Follow the link below to view her post: Link: http://jurist.org/dateline/2015/01/ashley-varnado-exclusionary-discipline.php....

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Congratulations: Nick Stratouly

Posted by on Feb 26, 2015 in Blog, News | Comments Off on Congratulations: Nick Stratouly

Please join me in congratulating Nick Stratouly for getting his op-ed published on Jurist.org. Follow the link below to view his post:...

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