School of Law hosts annual Family Day Awards

The audience claps for award recipients at a past Family Day Awards event
Nov. 27, 2013 - The School of Law hosted its annual Family Day Awards event Nov. 24 in the Center for Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences on the University's North Haven Campus. The event recognizes outstanding students for academic achievement in a variety of areas.

Awards included the Zeldes, Needle & Cooper Award for Excellence in Legal Writing, the Excellence in Written Advocacy award, and the Excellence in Oral Advocacy award. 

Other awards included named scholarships and memorial awards, such as the John L. Hanny Memorial Scholarship, the James R. DeFonce Memorial Scholarship, the Garrett McGarrity Farrell Award and the Tax Faculty Scholarship. The School of Law also presented distinguished academic achievement awards to selected students.