Event Calendar

Wednesday, July 18, 2018

Wednesday, July 25, 2018

Thursday, July 26, 2018

  • Jul 26 Duke Law Alumni & Students Social with Professor Metzloff- Atlanta, GA 6:00 PMAtlanta, GA

    Join Duke Law alumni and current students for an opportunity to visit with Professor Thomas Metzloff, catch up with friends, and celebrate the Duke Law alumni network in Atlanta. All are welcome to join us for drinks and casual conversation.

    This event is coordinated by the Alumni and Development Office. Please contact Conner Croxson at conner.croxson@law.duke.edu with questions.

Friday, July 27, 2018

  • Jul 27 Duke Law Alumni Reception Overlooking the Durham Bulls Athletic Park 6:00 PMDurham Bulls Athletic Park (DBAP)

    Alumni, students, faculty, and friends are warmly invited to join Dean Kerry Abrams and fellow members of the Duke Law community for a summer reception overlooking the Durham Bulls Athletic Park.

    Guests are welcome to move inside the ballpark to watch the Durham Bulls take on the Syracuse Chiefs beginning at 7:05 p.m. We have reserved a small section of tickets for Duke Law alumni, students, faculty, and guests. Tickets can be purchased through the Durham Bulls Box Office.

    Paid parking ($6 cash) is available in the garage at 250 South Mangum Street and at other nearby American Tobacco Campus parking garages.

    This event is organized by the Duke Law Alumni & Development Office. Please contact Conner Croxson at conner.croxson@law.duke.edu with questions.

    Special thanks to James Scott Farrin J.D.'90 for hosting.

    Specific Location: The Law Offices of James Scott Farrin- 280 South Mangum Street Suite 400 Durham NC, 27701

Sunday, July 29, 2018

  • Jul 29 On-Campus Interviewing, Segment I Preview Night 2:00 PMWashington Duke Inn

    The day before Segment I of Fall 2018 On Campus Interviews begin, career counselors will be available at the Washington Duke Inn to answer student questions. Tours of the facilities and interview rooms depart every 20 minutes starting at 2pm from the Matlock conference room. Light refreshments will be served. For additional information, contact Dale Malone at dale.malone@law.duke.edu. Sponsored by the Career & Professional Development Center.

Monday, July 30, 2018

  • Jul 30 On-Campus Interviewing, Segment I All DayWashington Duke Inn

    Segment I of Fall 2018 On Campus Interviews will take place Monday, July 30 through Thursday, August 2. All interviews will be held at the Washington Duke Inn. For additional information, contact Dale Malone at dale.malone@law.duke.edu. Sponsored by the Career & Professional Development Center.

Tuesday, July 31, 2018

  • Jul 31 On-Campus Interviewing, Segment I All DayWashington Duke Inn

    Segment I of Fall 2018 On Campus Interviews will take place Monday, July 30 through Thursday, August 2. All interviews will be held at the Washington Duke Inn. For additional information, contact Dale Malone at dale.malone@law.duke.edu. Sponsored by the Career & Professional Development Center.

Wednesday, August 1, 2018

  • Aug 1 On-Campus Interviewing, Segment I All DayWashington Duke Inn

    Segment I of Fall 2018 On Campus Interviews will take place Monday, July 30 through Thursday, August 2. All interviews will be held at the Washington Duke Inn. For additional information, contact Dale Malone at dale.malone@law.duke.edu. Sponsored by the Career & Professional Development Center.

  • Aug 1 Faculty Workshop 12:30 PMLaw School 3000

    Sponsored by the Office of the Dean. For more information, please contact Victoria Zellefrow at victoria.zellefrow@law.duke.edu.

Thursday, August 2, 2018

  • Aug 2 On-Campus Interviewing, Segment I All DayWashington Duke Inn

    Segment I of Fall 2018 On Campus Interviews will take place Monday, July 30 through Thursday, August 2. All interviews will be held at the Washington Duke Inn. For additional information, contact Dale Malone at dale.malone@law.duke.edu. Sponsored by the Career & Professional Development Center.

Wednesday, August 8, 2018

Tuesday, August 14, 2018

Wednesday, August 15, 2018

Thursday, August 16, 2018

  • Aug 16 LEAD Week 8:00 AMLaw School 3041

    Sponsored by the Office of Student Affairs. For more information, please contact Student Affairs or visit: https://law.duke.edu/students/orientation/.

  • Aug 16 Tech Training in Twenty: What is Tableau? 10:00 AMLaw School, Goodson Law Library

    Fite Room - Academic Technologies is sponsoring a 20-minute training session on Tableau, Duke's analytics and visualization software of choice, with another 20 minutes available for questions. Attend just the presentation or stay to get your questions answered. In this session, Lindsay Montgomery of the Career Center will answer the question: What is Tableau? She will provide some examples of what Tableau can do, and describe what resources are available at Duke for interested parties. Please register to assure a seat: https://training.oit.duke.edu/enroll/common/show/20/172590 . Note that sessions with low attendance may be cancelled. Sponsored by Academic Technologies. For more information, please contact Lindsay Montgomery at lindsay.montgomery@law.duke.edu, or Wayne Miller at wayne.miller@law.duke.edu.

Friday, August 17, 2018

Tuesday, August 21, 2018

  • Aug 21 Eyewitness Evidence in the Courts 12:30 PMLaw School 3043

    Eyewitness testimony can be incredibly powerful in court. "There is almost nothing more convincing," Justice William J. Brennan Jr. wrote in a 1981 dissent, "than a live human being who takes the stand, points a finger at the defendant, and says, 'That's the one!'" However, we now know that eyewitness memory is fragile and it is malleable. This panel will explore how eyewitness misidentifications can cause wrongful convictions. Second, the panelists will discuss scientific research on how improved lineup procedures can help to improve reliability of eyewitness evidence. Third, the panelists will discuss how to address these questions in the courtroom, including through jury instructions. Panelists will include: Judge Ted McKee, U.S. Circuit Judge on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit; Karen Newirth, Darrel Stephens, Jon Gould, Tom Albright, and Prof. Brandon Garrett as moderator. Lunch provided. Sponsored by Professor Garrett. For more information, please contact Sarah Holsapple at sarah.holsapple@law.duke.edu.

Friday, August 24, 2018

Monday, August 27, 2018

  • Aug 27 Career Kickoff for LLMs 12:30 PMLaw School 4047

    Join the Career Center and International Studies Office for an overview of the U.S. legal market and hiring trends, along with career and professional development resources available to LLM students at Duke. Sponsored by International Studies. For more information, contact the Christina Cameron at christina.cameron@law.duke.edu

  • Aug 27 Enhancing Your Well-being: Healthy Strategies for Personal and Professional Success 12:30 PMLaw School 3037

    Please join Professor Dan Bowling as he presents on strategies law students can use to increase their happiness and well-being. Professor Bowling received his JD from Duke Law and his master's degree in positive psychology from the University of Pennsylvania. In addition to teaching courses in labor and employment law, he also designed and teaches the Well-Being and Practice of Law course at Duke Law. Professor Bowling is also a lecturer at the University of Pennsylvania where he assists Dr. Martin Seligman, commonly known as the founder of positive psychology, in teaching graduate level courses on positive psychology, positive humanities, and character strengths and virtues. Sponsored by the Office of Student Affairs. For more information, please contact Leigh Marquess at leigh.marquess@law.duke.edu.

Tuesday, August 28, 2018

  • Aug 28 Introduction to Mindfulness Meditation 12:30 PMLaw School 3037

    Start your year off with ways to be more centered and balanced. Join Holly Rogers, M.D. for an introduction to mindfulness meditation. Dr. Rogers is co-author of the Koru Mindfulness curriculum and co-founder of the Center for Koru Mindfulness. Sponsored by the Office of Student Affairs. For more information, please contact Leigh Marquess at leigh.marquess@law.duke.edu.

  • Aug 28 Public Interest and Pro Bono Kickoff 4:00 PMLaw School Star Commons

    The Office of Public Interest and Pro Bono invites all new students to join us for the Public Interest and Pro Bono Kick-off event. Students will have the chance to learn about various pro bono and public interest opportunities from student group leaders and participants. Sponsored by the Office of Public Interest and Pro Bono. For more information, please contact Catherine Davis at catherine.davis@law.duke.edu.

Wednesday, August 29, 2018

  • Aug 29 Health and Nutrition for a Busy Lifestyle 12:30 PMLaw School 3037

    Registered Dietitian Molly Devine will share tips to help you maintain healthy lifestyle habits even when you are short on time. She will focus on healthy food choices, meal timing, physical activity and movement, and share recipes and meal prep advice to create delicious, convenient and nutritious meals on-the-go. No prior cooking experience required! Sponsored by the Office of Student Affairs. For more information, please contact Leigh Marquess at leigh.marquess@law.duke.edu.

  • Aug 29 2Ls, 3Ls, LLMs: GPI Job Search & Equal Justice Works Info Session 12:30 PMLaw School 4047

    This information session will cover GPI job searches for both 2Ls, 3Ls, and LLMs, including employer hiring timelines and a preview of Duke-funded Bridge to Practice post-grad fellowships for 3Ls. We will also cover details for attending and bidding on 2L summer and post-grad postings through the Equal Justice Works (EJW) Conference and Career Fair (Oct. 26-27 in Arlington, VA). The EJW Fair is the nation's largest public interest legal career fair with over 150 public interest and government employers. Contact Bethan Eynon (bethan.eynon@law.duke.edu) with questions. Sponsored by the Office of Public Interest and Pro Bono and the Career and Professional Development Center.

Thursday, August 30, 2018

  • Aug 30 Community Roundtable 12:30 PMLaw School 3041

    This is the first Community Round Table of the year for Duke Law's student organizations. Presidents, Treasurers, and event organizers of student organizations will receive information on funding, event planning, and more. Attendance of at least one officer from each DBA-chartered student group is mandatory; groups that do not send at least one representative will be required to meet with staff from Student Affairs prior to planning an event or using any Duke funds. Sponsored by the Office of Student Affairs. For more information, please contact Leigh Marquess at leigh.marquess@law.duke.edu.

Tuesday, September 4, 2018

  • Sep 4 International Law Society Information Session 12:30 PMLaw School 4055

    If you're interested in learning about international law, practicing law abroad, or being part of a community of internationally-minded law students, come learn about the International Law Society at our information session! Both JDs and LLMs welcome. Lunch will be served. Sponsored by the International Law Society. For more information, please contact Kaitlyn Posa at kaitlyn.posa@duke.edu.

Wednesday, September 5, 2018

  • Sep 5 1L Required Event: Principles of Professional Development 12:30 PMLaw School 3041

    This event is your introduction to the Duke Law Career & Professional Development Center. We will review your professional development plan for 1L year and beyond, discuss programming and resources, identify concrete steps for you to take now, and give you the chance to ask questions about career planning. The live presentation will be in room 3041 and the event will be streamed live into room 3037. Please note: Attendance is required for all members of the Class of 2021. Lunch will be provided. For additional information, contact Dale Malone at dale.malone@law.duke.edu. Sponsored by the Career & Professional Development Center.

Friday, September 7, 2018

  • Sep 7 Prioritarianism in Practice 8:00 AMLaw School 3000

    Sponsored by the Center for Law, Economics, and Public Policy. For more information, please contact Victoria Zellefrow at clepp@law.duke.edu.

  • Sep 7 Student Activities Fair 3:00 PMLaw School Star Commons

    Interested in joining a student group? Come to the Student Activities Fair to learn more from the many Duke Law student organizations! Sponsored by the Office of Student Affairs and the Duke Bar Association. For more information, please contact Leigh Marquess at leigh.marquess@law.duke.edu.

Saturday, September 8, 2018

Monday, September 10, 2018

  • Sep 10 What Can We Expect from the New Supreme Court 12:30 PMLaw School 3041

    The Supreme Court just had a big term and is now about to have a second new justice in two years. Where is the Court going and what does the replacement of Justices Scalia and Kennedy with Justices Gorsuch and Kavanaugh mean short- and long-term? Ilya Shapiro from the Cato Institute will discuss these topics. Chick-fil-A will be provided. Sponsored by the Federalist Society. For more information, contact Natalie Pita at natalie.pita@duke.edu.

Wednesday, September 12, 2018

  • Sep 12 Bar Exams: What 3Ls Need to Know 12:30 PMLaw School 3041

    It is already time to prepare for the Bar Exam. Learn about the "nuts & bolts" of Bar Exams from experienced professionals, and the concrete steps you must take to obtain admission to any state bar - dates and deadlines, components of a bar application, the breadth of character and fitness investigations, and more. Lunch will be provided. Sponsored by the Office of Student Affairs. For more information, please contact Leigh Marquess at leigh.marquess@law.duke.edu.

Tuesday, September 18, 2018

  • Sep 18 Resume and Cover Letter Workshop 12:30 PMLaw School 4045

    Career counselors to give an interactive presentation on crafting American-style resumes and cover letters. Bring a copy of your draft U.S.-style resume to the workshop for review. Workshop is mandatory for LLM students who plan to participate in the annual LLM Job Fair in January 2019. Sponsored by the Career & Professional Development Center.For more information, contact Christina Cameron at christina.cameron@law.duke.edu

  • Sep 18 Governing Faculty Meeting 12:30 PMLaw School 4047

    Sponsored by the Office of the Dean. For more information, please contact Frances Curran at frances.curran@law.duke.edu.

Wednesday, September 19, 2018

  • Sep 19 Flu Shots 10:00 AMLaw School Blue Lounge

    Flu shots will be available in the Blue Lounge. They are free to anyone with a Duke ID and are provided on a first-come, first-served basis. Sponsored by the Office of Student Affairs. For more information, please contact Leigh Marquess at leigh.marquess@law.duke.edu.

Thursday, September 20, 2018

  • Sep 20 Careers in JAG: Roundtable Discussion 12:30 PMLaw School 3000

    Join us for a roundtable discussion over lunch with JAG officers from various branches to learn what life as a JAG is like, the different paths that lead to service, and the diverse practice opportunities as an intern and entry-level attorney. This is highly recommended if you are interested in applying, but also if you are curious about JAG as an option for a GPI career and want to learn more about the similarities and differences between branches. Contact Bethan Eynon (bethan.eynon@law.duke.edu) with questions. Sponsored by the Office of Public Interest and Pro Bono and the Career and Professional Development Center.

  • Sep 20 1L Required Event: Professional Communication 12:30 PMLaw School 3041

    Effective communication creates options and leads to opportunities for students and professionals alike. In this required 1L program, we will show you how experienced attorneys expect law students and new professionals to communicate. We will also discuss and identify common communication pitfalls and how to avoid them. All Duke Law students have the ability to become effective communicators and to set themselves apart as they proceed through law school and launch their careers. The live panel will be in room 3041 and the event will be streamed live into room 3037. For additional information, contact Dale Malone at dale.malone@law.duke.edu. Sponsored by the Career & Professional Development Center.

Monday, September 24, 2018

  • Sep 24 Discussion on International Summer Work 12:30 PMLaw School 4047

    A panel of 2Ls and 3Ls will discuss their summer work experiences in international public interest placements and international private law firms. Lunch will be provided. Co-sponsored by the Office of Public Interest and Pro Bono and the Career Center. For more information, please contact Christina Cameron at christina.cameron@law.duke.edu.

Tuesday, September 25, 2018

  • Sep 25 Pathways to Employment in International Law 12:30 PMLaw School 3037

    A unique forum that brings law students and new lawyers together with experienced practitioners to explore opportunities for employment in international law. Learn about international internship opportunities, how to network with legal experts from around the world, practice in other legal systems and cultures, become active in international organizations and societies, and how to develop legal and interpersonal skills. Sponsored by the International Law Society and American Bar Association Section of International Law. For more information, please contact Natalie Pita at natalie.pita@duke.edu.

Wednesday, September 26, 2018

  • Sep 26 Careers in International Law: Adjudicating Cross-Border Disputes through Litigation, Arbitration, and Negotiation 12:30 PMLaw School 4045

    Please join Graham Cronogue '13 and Mark McCrone for a a wide-ranging discussion about Baker & McKenzie's global dispute resolution practice. The panelists, who are based in the firm's Washington, DC office, will discuss their work and career paths and share advice with students interested in practicing in this space. Sponsored by the Center for International and Comparative Law. For more information, please contact Balfour Smith at bsmith@law.duke.edu.

  • Sep 26 International Food Fiesta and Fashion Show 5:30 PMLaw School Star Commons

    Join the Office of Student Affairs and the International Law Society for an evening of food and fashion. See styles from all over the globe and enjoy food prepared by your classmates. This year's Food Fiesta categories include best dessert, best spicy dish, best vegetarian dish, best dish on a public interest salary, and most representative of your home country. Show off your cooking skills! Sign up to participate: https://law.duke.edu/students/intweek/dishes/! Please contact Leigh Marquess at leigh.marquess@law.duke.edu with any questions about the Food Fiesta. If you have an international outfit or the desire to be a model for the international fashion show, let us know; we're always looking for more people to get involved! For more information about the fashion show, please contact Colin Edwards at colin.edwards@lawnet.duke.edu. Sponsored by OSA and ILS.

Monday, October 1, 2018

Friday, October 5, 2018

  • Oct 5 Duke Law Tech Lab Big Ideas Demo Day 3:00 PMSee description

    Save the Date for Big Ideas Demo Day at the Bullpen in downtown Durham. The culmination of the light-touch accelerator, Duke Law Tech Lab, Big Ideas Demo Day will include a human design based workshop for local lawyers in the afternoon, and a final pitch competition among the Duke Law Tech Lab's Summer 2018 teams. Stay tuned for more details! Sponsored by Duke Center on Law & Technology. For more information, please contact Kelli Raker at kelli.raker@law.duke.edu.

Thursday, October 11, 2018

  • Oct 11 40th Annual Duke Estate Planning Conference 7:00 AMLaw School 3041

    This two-day conference consists of a series of lecture sessions designed to examine in detail current developments in the estate and gift tax field; to strengthen the practitioner's knowledge and application of estate planning techniques to a multitude of diverse and complex problems; and to provide a forum for the discussion of important estate planning problems and their solutions. Sessions will be led by a group of conference faculty members comprised of estate planning and tax practitioners and legal scholars. Faculty members have been selected for their knowledge of the subjects, presentation skills, and ability to communicate. Sponsored by Duke Law School and the Duke University Estate Planning Council. For more information, please contact Rachel Ferebee at depc@law.duke.edu.

Friday, October 12, 2018

  • Oct 12 40th Annual Duke Estate Planning Conference 7:00 AMLaw School 3041

    This two-day conference consists of a series of lecture sessions designed to examine in detail current developments in the estate and gift tax field; to strengthen the practitioner's knowledge and application of estate planning techniques to a multitude of diverse and complex problems; and to provide a forum for the discussion of important estate planning problems and their solutions. Sessions will be led by a group of conference faculty members comprised of estate planning and tax practitioners and legal scholars. Faculty members have been selected for their knowledge of the subjects, presentation skills, and ability to communicate. Sponsored by Duke Law School and the Duke University Estate Planning Council. For more information, please contact Rachel Ferebee at depc@law.duke.edu.

Monday, October 15, 2018

  • Oct 15 Dual JD/LLMLE Degree Interest Meeting for 1Ls 12:30 PMLaw School 3171

    Are you a 1L interested in adding the LLM in Law and Entrepreneurship as a dual degree? Come learn more about this unique opportunity from program faculty, staff, and students. Sponsored by Program in Law & Entrepreneurship. For more information, please contact Kelli Raker at kelli.raker@law.duke.edu.

Tuesday, October 16, 2018

  • Oct 16 Finding and Applying for International Summer Jobs 12:30 PMLaw School 4047

    This program will provide an overview of CPDC resources for finding international opportunities overseas. The topics discussed will include the array of international options available, including law firms, international organizations, and NGOS and how to find and apply for them. Sponsored by International Studies. For more information, contact the Christina Cameron at christina.cameron@law.duke.edu

Thursday, October 18, 2018

  • Oct 18 Diversity of Thought: Finding Common Ground 12:30 PMLaw School 3037

    Diversity shapes our individual viewpoints, but how do we navigate the challenges it poses to us as a community? The ability to resolve conflicts is a critical skill for an attorney. Co-sponsored by the Center on Law, Race and Politics, Student Affairs, and the Career & Professional Development Center. For additional information, contact Dale Malone at dale.malone@law.duke.edu.

Saturday, October 20, 2018

  • Oct 20 21st Annual Public Interest Retreat 12:30 PMOff-campus

    Students of all class years are invited to join us for the annual Public Interest Retreat. It is a day of fun, community and learning that culminates in s'mores and drinks around the campfire after a casual dinner. The Public Interest Retreat provides an opportunity for public interest and government-minded students to meet and mingle, engage with each other and hear from alumni. This year's retreat will be held at the lovely Camp Royall in Moncure, NC. Please sign up by October 18th; more information and signup link here: https://law.duke.edu/publicinterest/retreat/. Please email Dean Stella Boswell with questions (boswell@law.duke.edu). Sponsored by the Office of Public Interest and Pro Bono, the Career and Professional Development Center, the Government and Public Service Society and the Public Interest Law Foundation.

Wednesday, October 24, 2018

  • Oct 24 1L Required Event: Intro to the 1L Job Search 12:30 PMLaw School 3041

    How do you find a 1L job? When and where should you start looking? In our final required program of the semester, we will answer those questions, introduce you to our job search resources, and lay the groundwork for your 1L job search. Lunch will be provided. The live panel will be in room 3041 and the event will be streamed live into room 3037. Sponsored by the Career & Professional Development Center. For additional information, contact Dale Malone at dale.malone@law.duke.edu.

Thursday, October 25, 2018

  • Oct 25 Free Speech on Campus: A Conversation with Susan Kruth of FIRE 12:30 PMLaw School 3037

    Susan Kruth of the Foundation for Individual Rights in Education will be hosted by the Duke Law Federalist Society to give a talk regarding the importance and concerns of free speech on college campuses. Co-panelist to be announced. Sponsored by Duke Law Federalist Society. Lunch will be provided. For more information, please contact DukeFederalistSociety@gmail.com.

  • Oct 25 Alumni Fall Leadership Weekend and Board Meetings 5:00 PMSee description

    Duke Law School will host the Board of Visitors and Law Alumni Association Board of Directors for the fall 2018 board meeting. Specific Location for Thursday Evening Reception and Dinner: Washington Duke Inn. Coordinated by the Alumni & Development Office. For additional information, please contact Caitlin Shaw at caitlin.shaw@law.duke.edu.

Friday, October 26, 2018

  • Oct 26 Alumni Fall Leadership Weekend and Board Meetings 8:00 AMSee description

    Duke Law School will host the Board of Visitors and Law Alumni Association Board of Directors for the fall 2018 board meeting. Location: Duke Law School. Coordinated by the Alumni & Development Office. For additional information, please contact Caitlin Shaw at caitlin.shaw@law.duke.edu.

Tuesday, October 30, 2018

Thursday, November 1, 2018

  • Nov 1 Annual Bernstein Lecture in Comparative Law 12:30 PMLaw School 3041

    The 2018-2019 Annual Bernstein Lecture in Comparative Law will be presented by Chief Justice Sundaresh Menon of Singapore. Co-sponsored by the Center for International and Comparative Law and the Office of the Dean. For more information, please contact Ali Prince at ali.prince@law.duke.edu.

Friday, November 2, 2018

  • Nov 2 DELPF Symposium: Sustainable Urban Development 8:30 AMLaw School 3041

    The Duke Environmental Law & Policy Forum's annual symposium will focus on Sustainable Urban Development, from the individual building scale to macro-scale discussions of how to make our cities more resilient to the threat of climate change. The epicenter of the discussion will be the Triangle area, and the roles Durham and Duke can play in shaping how the Triangle grows and develops over the coming years. Speakers will likely include the planners, NC state legislators, scientists, and lawyers central to these processes. For more information, please contact Summer Quintana at summer.quintana@lawnet.duke.edu.

Tuesday, November 6, 2018

  • Nov 6 1L Job Search: Summer Diversity Fellowships Law Firm Panel 12:30 PMLaw School 3037

    What are employers looking for in a diversity fellowship applicant? Why do firms value diversity programs? Join us for a panel of law firm attorneys sharing insights into the hiring process and role of diversity in the workplace. Sponsored by the Career & Professional Development Center. For more information, please contact Dale Malone at dale.malone@law.duke.edu

Thursday, November 8, 2018

  • Nov 8 LLM Interviewing and Networking Skills Workshop 12:30 PMLaw School 4055

    Designed specifically for LLM students, this interactive presentation will focus on interviewing skills and techniques designed to help students prepare for the International Student Interview Program in January. The workshop will address the basics of interview preparation and help you master more advanced skills such as handling open-ended questions with confidence, addressing difficult or uncomfortable questions, and crafting thoughtful questions to ask the interviewer. Sponsored by International Studies. For more information, contact Christina Cameron at christina.cameron@law.duke.edu

  • Nov 8 Roundtable Discussion with Judge Jeffrey Sutton 12:30 PMLaw School 3041

    Please join David Levi (Director of the Bolch Judicial Institute), Justice Goodwin Liu (Supreme Court of California), and Judge Jeffrey Sutton (United States Court of Appeals, Sixth Circuit) as they discuss Judge Sutton's book, "51 Imperfect Solutions: States and the Making of American Constitutional Law." Lunch will be provided. Sponsored by the Bolch Judicial Institute. For more information, please contact Kristin Triebel at kristin.triebel@law.duke.edu.

Tuesday, November 13, 2018

  • Nov 13 1L Required Event: Successful Interviewing for Lawyers: Telling Your Story 12:30 PMLaw School 3041

    The key to a successful interview is learning how to tell your story effectively. Join the Career Center for a discussion on how to prepare for interviews, what to expect, and tips and strategies for successful interviews. Lunch will be provided. The live panel will be in room 3041 and the event will be streamed live into room 3037. For more information, please contact Dale Malone at dale.malone@law.duke.edu. Sponsored by the Career & Professional Development Center.

Thursday, November 15, 2018

  • Nov 15 Cover Letter Workshop 12:30 PMLaw School 3037

    Cover letters are not just an essential part of your job application materials. They are also your first writing sample that a prospective employer will see. Join us for an overview of what employers are looking for in a cover letter, common mistakes to avoid, and tips for making your cover letter successful. This program will be followed by the opportunity to sign up for open review sessions with Career Counselors. Lunch will be provided. For additional information, contact Dale Malone at dale.malone@law.duke.edu. Sponsored by the Career & Professional Development Center.

Friday, November 16, 2018

  • Nov 16 Adoption Law Conference 7:00 AMLaw School 3041

    Professors Bradley and Kunz will hold an Adoption Law Conference. More information will be available closer to the date. For more information, please contact Victoria Zellefrow at victoria.zellefrow@law.duke.edu.

Tuesday, December 11, 2018

Tuesday, January 22, 2019

Friday, February 8, 2019

Friday, March 8, 2019

Friday, March 29, 2019

  • Mar 29 Admitted Students Open House 8:00 AMTBD

    Sponsored by the Office of Admissions. For more information, contact the Office of Admissions.

Saturday, March 30, 2019

  • Mar 30 Admitted Students Open House 9:00 AMLaw School Star Commons

    Sponsored by the Office of Admissions. For more information, contact the Office of Admissions.

Thursday, April 11, 2019

Friday, April 12, 2019

  • Apr 12 Alumni Spring Leadership Weekend and Board Meetings 8:00 AMSee description

    Duke Law School will host the Board of Visitors and Law Alumni Association Board of Directors for the spring 2019 board meeting. Coordinated by the Alumni & Development Office. For additional information, please contact Caitlin Shaw at caitlin.shaw@law.duke.edu.

  • Apr 12 2019 Alumni Reunion Weekend 3:00 PMSee description

    On April 12-14, 2019, Duke Law School will welcome back graduating classes ending in 4 or 9 for a full weekend of activities. Coordinated by the Alumni & Development Office. For more information, please contact Caitlin Shaw at caitlin.shaw@law.duke.edu.

Saturday, April 13, 2019

  • Apr 13 2019 Alumni Reunion Weekend 9:00 AMSee description

    On April 12-14, 2019, Duke Law School will welcome back graduating classes ending in 4 or 9 for a full weekend of activities. Coordinated by the Alumni & Development Office. For more information, please contact Caitlin Shaw at caitlin.shaw@law.duke.edu.

Sunday, April 14, 2019

  • Apr 14 2019 Alumni Reunion Weekend 9:00 AMSee description

    On April 12-14, 2019, Duke Law School will welcome back graduating classes ending in 4 or 9 for a full weekend of activities. Coordinated by the Alumni & Development Office. For more information, please contact Caitlin Shaw at caitlin.shaw@law.duke.edu.

Tuesday, April 16, 2019

Tuesday, May 7, 2019

Thursday, May 9, 2019

Friday, May 10, 2019

  • May 10 Graduation Family Barbecue 6:00 PMSee description

    More details to follow. Event will be held at The Museum of Life and Science, 433 W. Murray Ave., Durham. For more information, contact Student Affairs.

  • May 10 Candlelight Dinner (International students and guests) 7:00 PMSee description

    This event proves to be one of the most special of the year, as international students' and LLM students' families and friends travel from around the world to share in graduation. Sponsored by the Office of International Studies. Attendance is free. Business casual to semi-formal attire is recommended. For more information, please contact Suzanne Brown at brown@law.duke.edu.

Saturday, May 11, 2019

  • May 11 Law School Convocation 5:30 PMCameron Indoor Stadium

    More details to follow. For more information, contact the Office of Student Affairs.

Thursday, May 16, 2019

  • May 16 Culp Colloquium 7:30 AMLaw School 4042

    The Culp Colloquium is named in honor of former Duke Law Professor Jerome McCristal Culp Jr. Professor Culp was recognized as a great mentor of junior faculty, in particular junior faculty of color, and the Colloquium is meant to advance that part of Professor Culp's legacy. Sponsored by Duke Law School, Office of the Provost, and Duke University Center for Law, Race, and Politics. Interested faculty should contact Professor Charles at charles@law.duke.edu.

Friday, May 17, 2019

  • May 17 Culp Colloquium 7:30 AMLaw School 4042

    The Culp Colloquium is named in honor of former Duke Law Professor Jerome McCristal Culp Jr. Professor Culp was recognized as a great mentor of junior faculty, in particular junior faculty of color, and the Colloquium is meant to advance that part of Professor Culp's legacy. Sponsored by Duke Law School, Office of the Provost, and Duke University Center for Law, Race, and Politics. Interested faculty should contact Professor Charles at charles@law.duke.edu.

Saturday, May 18, 2019

  • May 18 Culp Colloquium 7:30 AMLaw School 4042

    The Culp Colloquium is named in honor of former Duke Law Professor Jerome McCristal Culp Jr. Professor Culp was recognized as a great mentor of junior faculty, in particular junior faculty of color, and the Colloquium is meant to advance that part of Professor Culp's legacy. Sponsored by Duke Law School, Office of the Provost, and Duke University Center for Law, Race, and Politics. Interested faculty should contact Professor Charles at charles@law.duke.edu.