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Chancellor Phoebe A. Haddon, New Jersey Life Fellow, Receives Two Prestigious Awards

March 8, 2019, Fellows in the news

Chancellor Phoebe A. Haddon, New Jersey Life Fellow, recently received the 2019 Ruth Bader Ginsberg Lifetime Achievement Award  from the Association of American Law Schools Section on Women in Legal Education. This prominent award honors individuals with exemplary careers that demonstrate outstanding contributions to the legal academy and the legal profession through their teaching, service, and scholarship. Recipients are selected on how their work impacts impacts women, the legal community, the academy, and issues that affect women through mentoring, writing, speaking, and activism and by providing opportunities to others. 

Haddon also has been named the recipient of a 2019 Smith College Medal, which recognizes alumnae who exemplify in their lives and work the ability of a liberal arts education to transform lives and communities.  A 1972 graduate of Smith College, the Rutgers University–Camden chancellor is among four high-profile leaders selected for this honor, including U.S. Representative Nicola Sauvage Tsongas (D.-Mass.), television and film producer Lydia Tenaglia-Collins, and conductor Carolyn Chi-An Kuan. The Smith College Medal was presented at the Massachusetts institution on Wednesday, Feb. 20th, 2019. 

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