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The first female editor of the journal was Priscilla Holmes (1953-1955, Volumes 67-68); the first woman to serve as the journal's president was Susan Estrich ( 1977), who later was active in Democratic Party politics and became the youngest woman to receive tenure at Harvard Law School; its first non-white ethnic minority ...

www.nytimes.com/1990/02/06/us/first-black-elected-to-head-harvard-s-law-review.html

Feb 6, 1990 ... Correction Appended. BOSTON, Feb. 5— The Harvard Law Review, generally considered the most prestigious in the country, elected the first black president in its 104-year history today. The job is considered the highest student position at Harvard Law School. The new president of the Review is Barack ...

www.jstor.org/stable/2679061

THE JOURNAL OF BLACKS IN HIGHER EDUCATION ? The First Black President of the Harvard Law Review. In 1991 Barack Obama was the first African American to be elected president of the Harvard Law Review. Today he is an Illinois state sen? ator and senior lecturer in law at the University of Chicago. Some po?

www.wbur.org/edify/2017/01/30/harvard-law-review-elects-its-first-black-woman-president

Jan 30, 2017 ... ImeIme Umana has been elected president of the Harvard Law Review. She will be the first black woman to hold the position. Umana, who graduated from Harvard College in 2014, expects to receive her Harvard law degree in 2018, according to her LinkedIn profile. She focused on government and ...

www.independent.co.uk/news/world/americas/harvard-law-review-elect-first-black-woman-president-130-year-history-barack-obama-college-a7604196.html

Feb 28, 2017 ... The prestigious Harvard Law Review has elected its first black woman president in its 130-year history. ImeIme Umana, 24, a daughter of Nigerian immigrants, has been voted president by the Law Review's 92 student editors.

thehill.com/homenews/news/321751-harvard-law-review-elects-first-black-woman-president-after-130-years

Mar 1, 2017 ... The Harvard Law Review is being led by a black woman for the first time in the journal's 130-year history. ImeIme Umana, 24, was elected on Jan. 29 by the 92 student editors of the journal to be president of its 131st volume. Former President Obama, elected 27 years ago, was the journal's first black male ...

qz.com/902327/imeime-umana-has-been-elected-the-first-black-female-president-of-harvard-law-review

Feb 3, 2017 ... In 1990, Barack Obama, 28 at the time, made history as the first black president of the Harvard Law Review. Almost three decades later, ImeIme Umana, a Pennsylvania native of Nigerian descent, has become the first black woman elected president of the 130-year old law journal. A 2014 Harvard College ...

www.thecrimson.com/article/1990/2/6/obama-named-new-law-review-president

Feb 6, 1990 ... Receiving support and praise from students and professors, Barack H. Obama was named the 104th president of the Harvard Law Review, becoming the legal journal's first Black leader. The election, which drew national media attention, puts Obama in charge of a staff of 80 which edits and publishes ...

www.bostonglobe.com/metro/2017/02/27/harvard-law-review-breaks-barrier-with-election-black-woman-president/jrkByeyvrGKDuMNau9PeZM/story.html

ImeIme Umana is the first black woman president of the Harvard Law Review. By Brian MacQuarrie, Andrew Grant and Andrew Grant Globe Staff | Globe Correspondent February 28, 2017. The Harvard Law Review is among the most prestigious legal journals in the world, but the 130-year-old publication had never elected ...