AWARDS AND HONORS

Fastcase 50 Award, August 2020 

2020 Rosemary Schraer Mentoring Award, Penn State University, March 2020

2019 AILA Elmer Fried Excellence in Teaching Award, American Immigration Lawyers Association, June 20, 2019

 

Arnold Addison Award for Town and Gown Relations, Borough of State College, April 18, 2019

 

Light of Liberty Award for Outstanding Pro Bono Service to the Community by a legal organization, Pennsylvania Immigration Resource Center, June 12, 2019

Enlund Scholar-In-Residence, DePaul University College of Law, April 10, 2019

Penn State Law, Faculty Diversity Award, April 2019

American-Arab Anti-Discrimination Committee, (on behalf of the Center for Immigrants' Rights Clinic at Penn State Law) Excellence in Legal Advocacy, September 2017 

National Immigration Project, 2017 Honoree, June 2017

 

Penn State Law, Faculty Diversity Award, February 2017

 

Global Connections, Spirit of Internationalization Award, March 15, 2016  

 

Named Samuel Weiss Faculty Scholar at Penn State Law, July 2013 

 

Appointed to American Bar Association Commission on Immigration: 2010-2013

 

Department of Homeland Security, Office of Inspector General, Leadership Plaque, June 2008

Department of Homeland Security, Office of Civil Rights and Civil Liberties, award for leadership as co-chair of NGO working group, June 2008

 

Department of Homeland Security, Office of Civil Rights and Civil Liberties, Leadership Plaque, April 2006

 

American-Arab Anti-Discrimination Committee, Pro Bono Attorney of the Year, June 2003

Indiana University, Political Science Dept., William Jennings Bryan Prize for top senior honors thesis, 1996

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