News & Resources

  • Interview with Skadden Alumna: Laura Taveras Lantigua ’16

    09.26.16 | Alumni Spotlight

    Interview with Skadden Alumna: Laura Taveras Lantigua ’16

    Tell me about your path to choosing a legal career. When I first came to the US, at age 9, the local school wanted to hold me back two grades because they assumed that as an English Language Learner and new immigrant I would not be able to keep up academically with peers my age….

  • Interview with Skadden Alumna Teresa Thong

    06.06.16 | Alumni Spotlight

    Interview with Skadden Alumna Teresa Thong

    Teresa Thong is a member of Cohort 6. She graduates from CCNY this June. Teresa will be attending UCLA School of Law this fall.   How did you first become interested in a legal career? Tell me about the path you followed. As a freshman I participated in CCNY’s mock trial team. At the time,…

  • Skadden Scholar Publishes Book Review

    12.21.15 | Alumni Spotlight, Student Spotlight

    Skadden Scholar Publishes Book Review

    Natasha Levy, a current Skadden scholar in Cohort 6, published a review of Denis A. Spellberg’s Thomas Jefferson’s Qur’an: Islam and the Founding Fathers in the Journal of Islamic Law and Culture at the University of Arkansas. Levy notes that Jefferson owned a copy of the Qur’an and defended the religious freedom of Muslims in the…

  • 03.01.18 | News

    Law School Admissions Panel

    Join us for a discussion with admissions directors from Cardozo, CUNY and Fordham law schools. Learn how law school admissions review the application package (Personal Statement, GPA, LSAT, letters of recommendations, etc.) and gain an edge in the application process. Skadden Seminar Room, NAC 1/33 Please RSVP

  • Interview with Skadden Alumnus: Anthony Reindhardt ’17

    08.18.17 | Alumni Spotlight, Student Spotlight

    Interview with Skadden Alumnus: Anthony Reindhardt ’17

    July 2017 Q. Tell me about your path to choosing a legal career. I wanted be a lawyer since I was a child. Growing up in Trinidad and Tobago, there was a lawyer named Theodore Guerra who was one of the most intelligent and dedicated lawyers in our country. He took on some of the…

  • Interview with Cory Montelus ’17

    08.18.17 | Alumni Spotlight, Student Spotlight

    Interview with Cory Montelus ’17

    July 2017 Q. Tell me about your path to choosing a legal career and how the Skadden Program fits in with your goals. I found out about the Skadden Program through the Presidency course taught by Professor Bernstein. He suggested that I consider applying to the program as I had just recently decided not to…

  • 07.27.17 | News

    Congratulations to Class of 2017!

    This spring, twenty-six Skadden students celebrated their graduations. Hannah McIntyre, gave the salutatorian address for the Colin Powell School commencement. We wish our graduates much success in law school and in their future pursuits.    

  • Scholar Spotlight: Joel Sati ’16

    08.08.16 | Alumni Spotlight, News, Student Spotlight

    Scholar Spotlight: Joel Sati ’16

    Joel Sati, a 2016 City College of New York alumnus, is one of 30 recipients of 2018 Paul and Daisy Soros Fellowships for New Americans.   Lawyers Should Work to Empower the Marginalized Joel Sati, a member of Skadden’s fifth cohort, aspires to be a philosopher and professor of law who focuses on issues of…

  • Congratulations Class of 2016!

    06.06.16 | Alumni Spotlight

    Congratulations Class of 2016!

    June 2, 2016 This week, twenty-one Skadden students will celebrate the culmination of their undergraduate careers. Most are graduating with Latin Honors and other academic distinctions. We are excited that many will begin law school in the fall. Michaela Dougherty (Cohort 6), in her valedictorian speech for the Colin Powell School’s commencement ceremony, honored her…

  • Sacha Urbach (Cohort 7) is CUNY’s Athlete of the Month

    05.17.16 | Alumni Spotlight, Student Spotlight

    Sacha Urbach (Cohort 7) is CUNY’s Athlete of the Month

    Senior with a 3.76 GPA in Pre-Law and a minor in Philosophy Pitcher from Chestnut Ridge, NY and Spring Valley High School Sacha Urbach has been named the CUNYAC/Hospital for Special Surgery Scholar-Athlete of the Month for March 2016. Urbach’s diligence has earned him a 3.76 cumulative GPA in Pre-Law with a minor in Philosophy….

  • 12.22.15 | Resources

    Information Sessions on February 11 at Hostos Community College

    February 11, 2015 Two Information Sessions will be held at Hostos Community College. Info Session One 11:00 AM – 12:15 PM Info Session Two 12:30 PM – 1:45 PM Room TBD At Skadden information sessions, potential applicants meet staff and faculty and learn about our program, including the application process, scholarships, LSAT preparation, and pre-law…