On Thursday, January 30, 2014, the Section bestowed the
following awards: The Section Award to recognize the accomplishments, and
indeed the vision, of New York City over the past several years in addressing
environmental issues, especially sustainability and climate change; The Section
Council Award given to the New York State Department of Environmental
Conservation for engaging stakeholders in the development of its environmental
initiatives; and the 2014 Minority Fellowship in Environmental Law to Levan
Thomas, a student at Pace University School of Law.
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Law Section Award:
To honor distinguished service to the protection of
Law Section Council's Certificates of Merit:
To recognize a member of the
Environmental Law Section for outstanding contribution to the Section's work and
Fellowship in Environmental Law:
This fellowship program is designed to
encourage minority law students to enter the field of environmental law.
William R. Ginsberg Memorial Essay Contest:
This annual competition is
designed to challenge law students to analyze the environmental issues
confronting us today.