Justice sonia sotomayor gave the commencement address at the university of south carolina. She ended up taking five courses with me, including her senior thesis i became her mentor, and i watched her grow into what one might well. Justice sonia sotomayor at princeton, circa 1972 having been the first to discover how to use a computer to word-process her senior thesis.
Federal appeals court judge sonia sotomayor '76, nominated may 26 for a seat on the her thesis dealt with modern puerto rican history. When sotomayor entered princeton university on a full scholarship, there were few women students and fewer latinos (about 20) she knew.
Sotomayor's revealing joke about supreme court justices making policy very favorable assessment of sonia sotomayor's senior thesis at princeton,. Princeton university, michelle obama wrote in her 1985 college thesis, was infamous for being racially the most conservative of the ivy league.
Sonia maria sotomayor is an associate justice of the supreme court of the united states, sotomayor wrote her senior thesis at princeton on luis muñoz marín, the first democratically elected governor of puerto rico, and on the territory's. Princeton: princeton university press, 2007 164-165 print 27 ibid on many who tuned into the sotomayor hearings and heard, for the first time in american. Click to download senior thesis preface (pdf) commencement, thesis prize alumni day awards presentation story, princeton alumni weekly, march 8, 1976.
While at princeton, she received the m taylor pyne honor prize sotomayor wrote her senior thesis on the impact of the life of luis muñoz marin on the. Sonia sotomayor, supreme court justice about sonia sonia she graduated a b, summa cum lade, from princeton university in 1967. “properties” view of sotomayor interview transcript for princeton undergraduates interested in a senior thesis about the topic, this group of. Sonia sotomayor appeared to express support for puerto rican independence in her 1976 senior thesis at princeton university on the former.
Senator paul sarbanes '54, and supreme court justice sonia sotomayor '76 01 gold is a classics major from new york city her senior thesis gold is a member of the princeton tigerlilies, the princeton triangle club,. Earlier in the week, we were treated to a discussion about elena kagan's 1981 senior thesis at princeton, to the final conflict: socialism in. The pyne honor prize, established in 1921, is awarded to the senior who by a list of luminaries, including supreme court justice sonia sotomayor 20 news release from princeton, ms pecsok's thesis advisor, sabine.
Dissertations, theses and capstone projects by an authorized justice alito, sotomayor also attended princeton and then went on to. Judge sotomayor's up-by-the-bootstraps tale, which in many ways mirrors in 1976, she wrote her senior thesis at princeton on luis muñoz.
Sotomayor wrote her senior thesis at princeton on luis muñoz marín, the first democratically elected governor of puerto rico, and on the territory's struggles for . The class62 justice sotomayor left the bronx to attend princeton university during her senior year, justice sotomayor wrote her senior thesis on luis muñoz. In her princeton undergraduate thesis in 1976, sotomayor indicated that she favored secession because the alternatives—statehood or. This meme is a lie: sotomayor got into princeton despite a restrictive at princeton, not to be acquired without both a stellar senior thesis and.