Fall Kickoff Schedule

2019 Law Alumni and Friends Fall Kickoff Schedule

Advance registration is highly recommended. We cannot guarantee availability after registration closes on Friday, September 6.  If you have questions or want to be a sponsor, please call Rachel at 541-346-3970 or email. NOTE: Events will be held in Eugene, OR.

Thursday, September 12, 2019

Frohnmayer Leadership Lecture and 20th Anniversary of the Building Reception
Knight Law Center, Room 175 and Wayne Morse Commons
5:30 PM – 7:30 PM

Join us for the first Frohnmayer Leadership lecture, to be delivered by Marcilynn A. Burke, Dean and Dave Frohnmayer Chair in Leadership and Law.

Theme: “Igniting a Lifelong Commitment to Leadership, Advocacy, and Justice”

After the Frohnmayer Leadership lecture, join us for a celebration of the Knight Law Center in its 20 years! During this time, take a tour of the building and check out the exhibit at the Oregon Law Gallery, on the second floor of the Knight Law Center, “Places and Things: A Road Trip” by Eugene photographer Michael Z. Taylor.


Friday, September 13, 2019

Multicultural Alumni and Student Brunch
Knight Law Center, Wayne Morse Commons
10:00 AM – 12:00 PM

This annual gathering is a delicious opportunity to join our growing community of ethnically and culturally diverse alumni and students.

The O'Connell Conference and CLE Theme: "Voting & Democracy: Critical Issues in Oregon & Beyond" 
Knight Law Center, Room 110
12:00 PM – 4:15 PM (check in opens at 11:30 AM)
$25.00 per person

The Annual O’Connell Conference will focus on several compelling legal topics surrounding voting and democracy in today’s legal climate.
3.75 CLE credits pending.
Lunch and a post-conference reception included. The reception will be held in the Ford Alumni Center.

Oregon Law Awards Dinner and Reception
Ford Alumni Center
4:30 PM – 8:00 PM
$65.00 per person

The reception begins at 4:30 pm and dinner at 6:00 pm. This event includes the John E. Jaqua Distinguished Alumni Award honoring Laird Kirkpatrick '68; the Minoru Yasui Justice Award celebrating Cory Smith '00; and the Outstanding Young Alumni Awards will recognize Craig Ashford '11, Lauren Blaesing '11, Catherine Jedlicka '13, and Joel Sturm '12.

Saturday, September 14, 2019

Football Tailgate
Tailgate Alley (near the East Gate Entrance of Autzen Stadium)
Oregon Ducks vs. Montana Grizzlies
5:30 PM – 7:30 PM
$40.00 per person
Kickoff is at 7:45 PM

Come cheer on the Ducks as they take on the Montana Grizzlies at the Law Tailgate party at Autzen Stadium. Hole in Wall BBQ will be catering this party.

A limited number of football game tickets are also available for an additional fee, ($42.00)
We will have a limited number of football tickets which are first come first served. You may purchase up to four (4) tickets online when registration opens. If you need more than four (4) football tickets or you have questions, please call Rachel at 541-346-3970 or email.