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Against the backdrop of a contentious national debate over immigration policy and widespread protest over the U.S. government’s treatment of immigrants seeking to cross into the United States from Mexico, a handful of UB School of Law students are poised to provide hands-on help to asylum seekers.
In the shadow of a stark report from the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change saying the world has only a dozen years to limit the carbon dioxide emissions that lead to global warming, 10 UB School of Law students will participate in efforts to realize that urgent goal.
Melinda R. Saran ’86 and Bernadette Gargano was honored for their work in support of the Volunteer Lawyers Project, the Erie County Bar Association’s extensive program to provide free legal advice for low-income clients and small not-for-profit groups.