3/29/2012 – Dean Larry Kramer to leave Stanford Law School to lead Hewlett Foundation

Larry Kramer, the dean of the Stanford Law School since 2004, and Center on Longevity faculty affiliate has announced that he will depart the university to assume the presidency of the William and Flora Hewlett Foundation on Sept. 1, 2012.

During Kramer’s tenure, the law school has spearheaded new opportunities for legal education and a multi-dimensional JD degree that combines law with the study of other disciplines. The education effort emphasizes team-oriented, problem-solving techniques together with expanded clinical training that allows students to represent clients and litigate cases while in school.

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