Five VLS Students Selected as Schweitzer Fellows
April 21, 2010
Five Vermont Law School students have been selected as 2010-11 New Hampshire-Vermont Schweitzer Fellows. Kelly Connolly 1L aims to improve the health of local elderly people by creating a pet therapy visitation program. Renee Gregory 2L plans to help rural domestic abuse victims by working with Have Justice-Will Travel. Maximilian Merrill 1L aims to address the mental and physical health needs of at-risk youth by creating an outdoor mentoring program. Allison Silverman 1L plans to partner with local certified energy auditors and Efficiency Vermont to initiate home energy audits and weatherization improvements. Michelle Tarnelli 1L aims to improve the safety and health of children in Vermont by developing an awareness program with Vermont officials that will tour school districts.