February 15, 1996
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Bellow wins Massachusetts Bar Association award

Law Professor Gary Bellow once worked on behalf of migrant laborers through California Rural Legal Assistance, establishing legal precedents and empowering poor clients. In recognition of that kind of work, the Massachusetts Bar Association has given Bellow its Lifetime Legal Services Achievement Award.

The award "honors a lawyer who has worked throughout his or her career to provide quality legal services to poor clients." Bellow, the Louis D. Brandeis Professor of Law, is also the founder of the Law School's Legal Services Center and faculty director of the School's Clinical Program.

Bellow oversees the clinical teaching program that takes place on campus and at the School's Criminal Justice Institute, the Cambridge-Somerville Legal Services Immigration Clinic in Cambridge, and the Hale and Dorr Legal Services Center in Jamaica Plain.

Trichopoulos receives award from Smoke-Free America group

Dimitrios Trichopoulos, Vincent L. Gregory Professor of Cancer Prevention, chair of the Department of Epidemiology, and director of the Center for Cancer Prevention at the School of Public Health, is the recipient of a Smoke-Free America Award from the Smoke-Free America Committee.

Trichopoulos was cited for his work that demonstrated the role of passive smoke in the development of lung cancer and chronic obstructive lung disease.

Four senior faculty members win Cabot fellowships

Four senior faculty members have been awarded Walter Channing Cabot Fellowships for 1995-96 in recognition of their scholarly achievements. The fellowships were established in 1905 by Elizabeth Rogers Cabot "to provide additional remuneration to some distinguished man in recognition of his eminence." The recipients are: Norman Bryson, professor of fine arts; Mark Kishlansky, professor of history; Bernard Rands, Walter Bigelow Rosen Professor of Music; and Gisela Striker, George Martin Lane Professor of Philosophy and of the Classics.


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