Saturday, April 27, 2013
8:00 am - 11:00 am
Agate and 15th Streets
Contact: Rachel Kahn • Email
The Community 5K run benefits Oregon Law's Tom Foster Environmental Scholarship Fund. The scholarship is in remembrance of Thomas Foster III, who was a third-year law student at the time of his death in 1999. The scholarship is awarded to a third year Oregon law student who possesses the character traits of Tom Foster – integrity, honesty, passion, humor, motivation, dedication to the law school, and search for knowledge. A portion of your Eugene 5K entry goes directly to the Tom Foster Environmental Scholarship Fund.
Monday, April 29, 2013
12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
Contact: Dan Munro • Email
Come join LIP for a discussion of recent IP cases heard this term by the Supreme Court - Kirtsaeng v. John Wiley & Sons on the copyright first sale doctrine, and Ass'n for Molecular Pathology v. Myriad Genetics on the patent-eligibility of human genes.
Thursday, May 2, 2013
3:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Contact: Kelsey Provo • Email
Public Affairs Speaker Series featuring Karthick Ramakrishnan.
Sponsored by the Wayne Morse Center and UO Department of Political Science.
Friday, May 3, 2013
2:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Ford Alumni Center, Giustina Ballroom
Contact: Kelsey Provo • Email
Third event in the Wayne Morse Center Migration Project's 2012-13 speaker series "The Borders Within: Immigrants, Race, and the Politics of Surveillance and Enforcement in the United States." We will examine emerging geographies of policing immigrant and "ethnic" lives in the contemporary United States, exploring how these processes are shaped by race, class and broader geopolitical narratives, as well as how these policing efforts are shaping immigrant lives and experiences.
Monday, May 13, 2013
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Contact: Coleman Boyer • Email
Co-sponsored by the undergraduate UO Mock Trial Team and the local ACLU Lane County Chapter Board this event seeks to educate the public about their rights when interacting with law enforcement. The structure of the event will begin with a brief presentation followed by panel discussion involving recent city legislation regarding house parties and end with a Q&A session.
Wednesday, May 15, 2013
9:30 am - 4:00 pm
Contact: Liz Tippett • Email
Professors Tippett and Frost will be leading a bar exam bootcamp for students and alumni on May 15 from 9:30 AM to 4:00 PM. The morning will include an overall plan of attack for studying, and strategies for the multi-state. 1:00 - 2:30 will be devoted to strategies for responding to essay questions (all state bars), and 2:30 - 4:00 will be devoted to study strategies for the performance test (California and Oregon). Pizza, drinks and snacks provided!
No sign up necessary.
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Knight Law Center
Contact: Heather Chaney • Email
Join in an inspiring day at Oregon Law. Oregon Court of Appeals Judge David Schuman '84 will address the need for new lawyers in our society. Our faculty will discuss important contemporary legal issues and how you will be engaged in finding creative solutions. Visit our state and federal courthouses, or join in a Willamette River walk about with national water law expert Associate Dean Adell Amos '98, or view the UO campus from a law student perspective.
To RSVP, email firstname.lastname@example.org
Thursday, May 16, 2013
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
186 Knight Law Center
Contact: Anita Clarke • Email
Informative panel discussion about current and changing LBTQ rights.
Participating panelists: Attorney Diane Depaolis, Attorney Jennifer Middleton, Professor of Law Margie Paris, Attorney Cassandra Skinner, and the Honorable Justice Martha Walters.
Please feel free to invite any friends in the community that may be interested.
This event is co-sponsored by OUTLaws and the Pride Foundation.
Saturday, May 18, 2013
Hult Center for the Performing Arts and Knight Law Center
Contact: Nicole Commissiong • Email
Commencement Speaker: Chief Justice Shirley S. Abrahamson, Wisconsin Supreme Court
Meritorious Service Award honoree: Judge David Schuman '84, Oregon Court of Appeals
Commencement Marshall: James Mooney, Professor Emeritus
J.D. Class Speaker: Adam Schulz
3L Class Representatives: Anna Friedhoff and Ariel Nelson
LL.M. Class Speaker: Noni Austin
We are pleased to present the Class of 2013. We honor our mission of education and service and hope you will join us in that celebration. There is no charge for admission and the event is general seating.