M. Isabel Medina, Ferris Family Distinguished Professor of Law, was featured on John Redmann's Power of Attorney on WLAE PBS New Orleans speaking about immigration reform, broadcast on Tuesday, February 5, 2013 at 1 and 9 p.m. (Cox Channel 14). A Spanish language version of the show will be broadcast next week. She was also interviewed for Louisiana Public Broadcasting and that interview will air Friday, February 8, 2013 at 9 p.m.
This year, Ms. Medina serves as co-chair elect of the constitutional law section of the Association of American Law Schools, and as co-chair next year, will plan the section’s 2014 annual program. She has been invited to present a paper on citizenship by descent and its status as a fundamental or human right at a conference at the University of Poitiers to be held on October 10-11, 2013 in Poitiers, France. The paper will be published by the University as part of the conference papers.