Albany Law School will be closed today until 4pm due to the weather.
President and Dean Penelope (Penny) Andrews was recently named to the list of the top 100 most influential black attorneys working in government, academics, and the public and private sectors. This is the second consecutive year Dean Andrews has been named as a Power 100 honoree by the organization On Being a Black Lawyer.
Other honorees include: Hinton Lucas, Vice President & Assistant General Counsel, Dupont; David C. Drummond, Senior Vice President, Chief Legal Officer, Google; Deval Patrick, Governor of Massachusetts; and Charles Ogletree, Harvard Law School.
The Power 100 editorial team compiled a list of leaders “who are most vocal and committed to black attorneys gaining access.” The awardees will be honored at a reception in February in Washington, D.C.