College Columns May 2015 Issue

College Columns

May 2015

In This Issue

2015 Pro Bono Grant Deadline..................................page 11

Chair's Column.......................page 2

Class 27 Nominations...........page 6

Fall All-Fellows Luncheon....page 16

Fellows in the News..............page 10

Foundation News...................page 4

Intl Committee News............page 6

Natl Bankruptcy Archives.....page 7

President's Column................page 2

Upcoming

Circuit Events

July 1-4, 2015

The National Association of Chapter 13 Trustees (NACTT) Annual Seminar

Salt Lake City, UT

September 11, 2015

(tentative date)

7th Circuit Educational Program

Chicago Kent College of Law

Chicago, IL

For details and registration information for these and other regional events, please click here. If you know of an upcoming event that is not listed, please let Shari Bedker know at sbedker@amercol.org.

Class 26 Induction Ceremony

and Related Events

Thirty-four new Fellows were inducted into the College on March 13, 2015 at the Donald W. Reynolds Center for American Art and Portraiture, Washington, D.C. in a ceremony attended by members of their families, colleagues, and hundreds of others. Class 26 is comprised of three bankruptcy judges, three professors, and twenty-eight practicing attorneys.

Friday's ceremony also included the recognition of the two 2015 Distinguished Service Award recipients: Prof. Kenneth N. Klee and Richard B. Levin. The Distinguished Service Award was presented by Gerald K. Smith of Tucson, Arizona.

On Saturday, March 14, 2015, this year's Distinguished Bankruptcy Law Students from the First, Second, Third, Fourth, Ninth and Eleventh Circuits were introduced to College Fellows before the start of the education sessions.

Congratulations to our esteemed Fellows and students!

Class 26 Inductees

Prof. Kenneth Klee (left) and Richard Levin

2015 Distinguished Bankruptcy Law Students