Schedule of Events

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Friday, April 17th


  • Welcome desk opens, and the festivities begin!
  • Informal class gatherings*
  • Tours of Duke Law School


  • Reception for members of the Star Circle, Lanty L. Smith Society, Barrister Donor Society, and Heritage Society
  • Reunion Weekend kickoff celebrations

Saturday, April 18th


Fun run through Duke Forest
Continental breakfast at the Law School
Education sessions and a conversation with Dean Kerry Abrams
Photo-tagging station: Help us identify your classmates in photos from Duke Law's archives


BBQ lunch, including live music, lawn games, and entertainment for the whole family
Half-Century Club luncheon, including the classes of 1960, 1965, 1967, and 1970
Duke Law gear sale
Tee times at the Washington Duke Inn
Tours of Duke Law School
Tours of Duke Lemur Center
Bus tour of Durham
Informal class gatherings*


General Reunion Weekend reception
Class dinners at the Washington Duke Inn and JB Duke Hotel
Children's dinner and activities

Sunday, April 19th


Champagne toast and worship service (in conjunction with Duke University Reunion Weekend)
Informal class gatherings*

  * We welcome volunteers from all Reunion classes and affinity groups to organize their own special programs and gatherings during the weekend.  Contact a member of your Class Reunion Committee or the Duke Law Alumni Office at by October 31, 2019 with your ideas!