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Celebrating 20 Years of Impact:
“The energy generated by the Rappaport Center has been felt in every corner of the Law School, the University, and well beyond,” said Dean Vincent Rougeau. Winter 2019
The Rappaport Center for Law & Public Policy at Boston College Names 2019 Fellows-Via BC Law Magazine
“Our 2019 Rappaport Fellows are an outstanding group. They are passionate and committed to bettering communities in diverse areas, including education, access to justice, racial equality, housing, public safety, and more,” said Rappaport Center Executive Director Elisabeth J. Medvedow. Winter 2019
Rappaport Research Scholars have identified another 76 gene regions associated with sleep duration. Their findings may underpin future investigations into disordered sleep and understanding individual
“Harvard University’s Rappaport Institute for Greater Boston found that the Independent School Entrance Exam presented one of the biggest barriers for black and Latino students to gain admission to Latin School, Latin Academy, and the O’Bryant School of Math and Science.”
Rappaport Artist Titus Kaphar Repaints History Through Torture and Complexity-Via The Cavalier Daily
Famed for re-examining representation and legacies in history through his work, Kaphar is known to crumple, strip, tear, disassemble and “torture” paintings and sculptures in a process of reconfiguration and interrogation of historical narratives. February 28, 2019
April 3, 2019, 12:00 pm-1:30 pm, Boston College Law School, Presented by the Rappaport Center for Law and Public Policy.
Where Do We Go From Here? Insights From the Massachusetts Commission on the Future of Transportation
April 4, 2019, 8:00 am-11:00 am, Harvard Kennedy School, Presented by the Rappaport Institute for Greater Boston.
Achieving the Government Trifecta with Andrew McDonald, Associate Justice of the Connecticut Supreme Court
April 8, 2019, 12:00 pm-1:00 pm, Boston College, Presented by the Rappaport Center for Law and Public Policy.