Thursday
February 23

Hon. Sylvia H. Rambo Award Ceremony and Reception is February 23, 2017

Hon. Sylvia H. RamboPenn State's Dickinson Law will host the annual Hon. Sylvia H. Rambo Award Ceremony and Reception on Thursday, February 23, 2017 in the Apfelbaum Family Courtroom & Auditorium,  Lewis Katz Hall in Carlisle, Pennsylvania. This event honors a female in the legal profession who has had a distinguished career and who, by example, has made the professional success of other women more likely. 

The Rambo Award was introduced in 1993 by the Women’s Law Caucus to honor its first recipient, the Hon. Sylvia H. Rambo, a 1962 graduate of The Dickinson School of Law and the first woman to serve as chief judge of the U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Pennsylvania, where she continues to serve as a senior judge.

The celebration will begin at 6 p.m. with remarks and the award presentation. A reception will follow. 

The event is free for students, alumni, and friends of the Penn State's Dickinson Law. To attend, R.S.V.P. by February 20 to alumni@law.psu.edu or call 717-241-3504.

Learn more about this prestigious award.

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