Brandeis' Birthday Celebration

November 13, 2009, 9:00am – 11:00am
Room 275, Brandeis School of Law

The U.S. Postal Service and the University of Louisville Brandeis School of Law will honor the city’s native son, Louis D. Brandeis, on the 153rd anniversary of his birth.

Brandeis is featured on a new set of commemorative stamps, which also includes U.S. Supreme Court associate justices Joseph Story, Felix Frankfurter and William J. Brennan Jr.

A presentation will be held at 10 AM in room 275. Congressman John Yarmuth, Louisville Postmaster Richard Curtsinger, and Dean Chen will speak. Prior to the event, Professor and Distinguished University Scholar Laura Rothstein will present a slide show on the life and history of Brandeis in her Property class at 9 AM. The public is welcome to attend that as well.

The commemorative stamp and other Brandies publications and memorabilia will be available for purchase. Parking is available at the Speed Museum near the law school on Third Street.
The Student Animal Legal Defense Fund will be selling coffee and doughnuts during the Brandeis Birthday Celebration from 9am - 11am. Doughnuts - $1, Coffee - $1.50. We hope you will join the Law School in celebrating Louis D. Brandeis' 153rd birthday by enjoying one of his favorite snacks! 
See the press release for the full story.