Hon. Sylvia H. Rambo Award Ceremony and Reception is February 22, 2018
Penn State's Dickinson Law will host the annual Hon. Sylvia H. Rambo Award Ceremony and Reception on Thursday, February 22, 2018 in the Apfelbaum Family Courtroom & Auditorium, Lewis Katz Hall in Carlisle, PA. 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. This year, the Women’s Law Caucus will honor alumna Barbara R. McLemore ’78, vice president and general counsel for Gannett Fleming, Inc., as the 24th recipient of this prestigious award.
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 PA, 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 Dickinson Law. To attend, R.S.V.P. by February 19 to DickinsonLawAlum@psu.edu or call 717-241-3504.