Alumni Weekend

March 18th and 19th 2016

Friday, March 18, 2016

 

 

Time

Event

Location

10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Law School Association Council Meeting & Lunch

 

LSAC members can RSVP to the meeting online.

 

Larry Walker Room

Dean Rusk Hall

UGA School of Law

12:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.

Board of Visitors Meeting

 

BOV members can RSVP to the meeting online.

 

Sanders Board Room

Dean Rusk Hall

UGA School of Law

2:30 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Chester C. Davenport, Class of 1966, Interviewed by Associate Dean Diane Marie Amann & Associate Professor Andrea L. Dennis

 

Hosted by the Davenport-Benham Chapter of the Black Law Students Association

 

This event is part of the Alumni Weekend registration—no separate registration is required. When registering for Alumni Weekend online , please indicate that you plan to attend this event.

 

Larry Walker Room

Dean Rusk Hall

UGA School of Law

4:00 p.m. –

4:45 p.m.

 

Networking Reception hosted by the Davenport-Benham Chapter of the Black Law Students Association

 

This event is part of the Alumni Weekend registration—no separate registration is required. When registering for Alumni Weekend online , please indicate that you plan to attend this event.

 

Larry Walker Room

Dean Rusk Hall

UGA School of Law

4:45 p.m. – 6:15 p.m.

Panel: Law School Alumni and Alumnae through the decades moderated by Paul M. Kurtz, Associate Dean & Professor Emeritus

 

Panelists: Alex Crumbley, Class of 1966, Barbara Mendel Mayden, Class of 1976, William Jenkins, Class of 1981, Mike Sharp, Class of 1991 and Anisa Abudllahi, Class of 2006  

 

This event is part of the Alumni Weekend registration—no separate registration is required. When registering for Alumni Weekend online , please indicate that you plan to attend this event.

  

Classroom A

Hirsch Hall

UGA School of Law

6:15 p.m.

Alumni/Alumnae Weekend Welcome Picnic including welcome remarks by Dean Peter B. “Bo” Rutledge hosted by Henry G. Garrard III, Class of 1971 and  Patrick H. Garrard, Class of 2007

 

This event is part of the Alumni Weekend registration—no separate registration is required. When registering for Alumni Weekend online , please indicate that you plan to attend this event.

 

Herty Field

University of Georgia


Saturday, March 19, 2016

 

 

8:30 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.

UGA School of Law open for drop in tours guided by Dean’s Ambassadors

 

This event is part of the Alumni Weekend registration—no separate registration is required. When registering for Alumni Weekend online, please indicate that you plan to attend this event.

 

Meet ambassadors in Hirsch Hall Rotunda

UGA School of Law

8:45 a.m. -10:00 a.m.

Dean Rusk International Law Center Council Breakfast Meeting

 

Council members can RSVP by email to ruskintlaw@uga.edu 

 

Governor Carl E. Sanders Board Room

Dean Rusk Hall

UGA School of Law

 

10:30 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.

Law School Association Meeting

 

This event is part of the Alumni Weekend registration—no separate registration is required. When registering for Alumni Weekend online , please indicate that you plan to attend this event.

 

Grand Hall

Tate Student Center

University of Georg

 

11:00 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.

 

Keynote Panel

Judge Julie E. Carnes

U.S. Court of Appeals for the

11th Circuit

 

Chief Judge Clay D. Land, Class of 1985

U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Georgia

 

Chief Justice Hugh P. Thompson

Georgia Supreme Court

 

Moderated by Kent Barnett, Assistant Professor of Law

 

This event is part of the Alumni Weekend registration—no separate registration is required. When registering for Alumni Weekend online , please indicate that you plan to attend this event.

 

Grand Hall

Tate Student Center

University of Georgia

12:15 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.

Lunch and Presentation of
Order of the Coif Induction

Presented by Erica J. Hashimoto, Associate Dean for Clinical Programs and Experiential Learning, Josiah Meigs Distinguished Teaching Professor & Allen Post Professor of Law

 

Distinguished Service Scrolls

·      Chester C. Davenport, Class of 1966

·      Benna Ruth Solomon, Class of 1978

 

This event is part of the Alumni Weekend registration—no separate registration is required. When registering for Alumni Weekend online , please indicate that you plan to attend this event.

           

Grand Hall

Tate Student Center

University of Georgia


2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Breakout Sessions (Choose 1)

·      Professionalism CLE led by

Peter Werdesheim, Class of 2001

·      Review/Preview of the Supreme Court

o   Prof. Sonja West

o   Dean Lori Ringhand

o   Prof. Randy Beck

o   Prof. Brian Lea, Class of 2009

o   Ms. Lauren Caudill, Class of 2010

 

These events are included as a part of the Alumni Weekend registration—no separate registration is required. When you register for Alumni Weekend online, please indicate which breakout session you plan to attend.

 

Rooms TBA

Tate Student Center

University of Georgia

Beginning at 3:30 p.m.

Optional Activities (Choose 1)

·      Tour of a University of Georgia athletic facility

·      Demystifying the University of Georgia

Undergraduate Admissions Process (University of Georgia Admissions, Terrell Hall)

·      4:00 – 5:30
Service opportunity: Volunteer Shift at the Project Safe Thrift Store. All proceeds from the Thrift Store directly fund Project Safe services for victims of domestic violence and their families.

These events are included as a part of the Alumni Weekend registration—no separate registration is required. When you register for Alumni Weekend online, please indicate which optional activity you plan to attend.

Various locations TBA


 

Sunday, March 20, 2016

 

Time

Event

Location

1:00 p.m.

SBA Golf Tournament

 

Separate registration required.

Register online.

                                                                     

UGA Golf Course

 

 

 

 

Contact Kate O’Reilly, coordinator of alumni relations,  at krl@uga.edu or 706-542-5190 for additional information.