Penny Andrews http://wamc.org en Albany Law Dean, South African Native Remembers Nelson Mandela http://wamc.org/post/albany-law-dean-south-african-native-remembers-nelson-mandela <p>Albany Law School Dean Penny Andrews grew up in apartheid South Africa. Years later, Nelson Mandela wrote the foreword to her book <em>The Post-Apartheid Constitutions: Perspectives on South Africa's Basic Law</em>. In 2005, Dean Andrews was a finalist for a vacancy on the Constitutional Court of South Africa, the highest court on the country’s constitutional matters. Fri, 06 Dec 2013 20:50:00 +0000 WAMC News 79316 at http://wamc.org Albany Law School Dean Penelope Andrews - The Legacy Of Nelson Mandela http://wamc.org/post/albany-law-school-dean-penelope-andrews-legacy-nelson-mandela <p>South African anti-apartheid hero Nelson Mandela has now spent a month in the hospital.</p><p>As visitors from around the world share an outpouring of love and support for South Africa’s first democratically elected president, there has also been a question of what his legacy will mean for both South Africa and the world.</p><p>Albany Law School Dean Penelope "Penny" Andrews grew up and began studying law in apartheid South Africa before coming to the U.S. in the 1980’s.</p> Sun, 07 Jul 2013 16:35:00 +0000 68640 at http://wamc.org Albany Law School Dean Penelope Andrews - The Legacy Of Nelson Mandela