Event Calendar

Saturday, April 30, 2016

  • Apr 30 NY: Duke Alums Engage 8:30 AMSee description

    DukeNY will again partner with The Children's Aid Society at their Dunlevy Milbank Community Center in Central Harlem to offer a health fair, sports activities and wellness workshops as part of Duke Alums Engage. Last year, 190 alumni, family and friends volunteered to help nearly 300 adults and children in the Harlem community learn more about healthy living and the importance of staying active. Sponsored by DAA. Learn more and RSVP here: http://rsvp.duke.edu/events/duke-alums-engage-nyc-2016-6th-annual-wild-a....

  • Apr 30 Atlanta: Duke Alums Engage 9:00 AMSee description

    Join us for this year's Duke Alums Engage Day of Service at City of Refuge. The City of Refuge is committed to making real, transformative change in a neighborhood beset by poverty. With programs ranging from providing a safe home and reliable health care to expectant teen mothers to job training for those seeking employment, City of Refuge's programs have received acclaim from The Brookings Institution and funding from The Chick-fil-a Foundation. Hosted by DAA. Learn more and RSVP here: http://rsvp.duke.edu/events/duke-alums-engage-atlanta-this-spring-/event....

  • Apr 30 Miami: Duke Alums Engage 10:00 AMSee description

    Duke South Florida cordially invites you, your family and friends to participate in our 2016 Duke Alums Engage Service Project - an exciting and meaningful day of service at the Overtown Youth Center! We are honored, once again, to be hosting this service project in conjunction with two noteworthy charitable organizations - the Overtown Youth Center (OYC) and the Sisters of Charity. Sponsored by DAA. Learn more and RSVP here: http://rsvp.duke.edu/events/duke-alums-engage-south-florida/event-summar....

  • Apr 30 Chicago: Duke Alums Engage 10:00 AMSee description

    Come get your hands dirty with Great Lakes Academy Charter School, founded by fellow Duke alum, Katherine Myers-Crum (Trinity '01). Volunteers will work together to build planters to line the outside walls of the school building and fill them with flowers to beautify the students' entry into school. Those who don't have a green thumb can work inside the school to sort and organize books to get the school's Lending Library up and running. Hosted by DAA. Learn more and RSVP here: http://rsvp.duke.edu/events/a-day-of-volunteering-at-great-lakes-academy....

Sunday, May 1, 2016

  • May 1 Study Break: Coffee and Bagels 11:00 AMLaw School Star Commons

    Take a study break with coffee and bagels, served to you by the Office of Student Affairs! Sponsored by the Office of Student Affairs. For more information, please contact Leigh Marquess at leigh.marquess@law.duke.edu.

Monday, May 2, 2016

  • May 2 SoCal: Duke Alums Engage 8:00 AMSee description

    As part of Duke Alums Engage, Duke Alumni of Southern California will be sponsoring a Career Day at The Executive Preparatory Academy of Finance. We are committed to making a difference in our community and building the next generation of leaders. We're seeking volunteers to offer four hours of their day to talk about their careers to some eager to learn high school students. Sponsored by DAA. Learn more and RSVP here: http://rsvp.duke.edu/events/career-day-at-the-executive-preparatory-acad....

  • May 2 Exam Study Break: Massages 11:30 AMLaw School Blue Lounge

    Take a break from studying for exams with a relaxing massage! Please sign up for a time slot in Student Affairs, Office 2007. Sponsored by the Office of Student Affairs. For more information, please contact Leigh Marquess at leigh.marquess@law.duke.edu.

  • May 2 Recent Developments in Corporate Law with Sam Glasscock III J.D.'83 - New York 12:30 PMSee description

    Duke Law alumni and friends are warmly invited to join us for Recent Developments in Corporate Law, A Lunchtime Discussion with Sam Glasscock III J.D.'83, Vice Chancellor, Delaware Court of Chancery. The conversation will begin promptly at 12:45 p.m. and will be led by the Vice Chancellor's former and current Duke Law graduate-clerks: Yair Even-Tal LL.M.'13, Meaghan Krupa J.D./LL.M.'13, Ryan McLeod J.D.'07, Amanda Pooler J.D.'12, and Christine Turner J.D.'15. A soup and sandwich buffet lunch is included. Traditional business attire is required. Space is limited. The event will be held at the Union League Club, The Grant Room (38 East 37th Street, New York, NY). Hosted by the Duke Law Club of NY. Learn more and RSVP here: http://rsvp.duke.edu/events/a-lunchtime-discussion-with-sam-glasscock-ii....

Tuesday, May 3, 2016

  • May 3 Entrepreneurship Education: Developing a Community of Practice 12:00 PMSee description

    The Entrepreneurship Education: Developing a Community of Practice conference will include panels of EE program leaders, graduates, venture investors and entrepreneurs, and breakout sessions on pedagogical issues, support systems (incubators, accelerators, finance, and IP rights), collaborations across academic units, and opportunities to develop a more robust evidence base for EE curricula. The program is being organized and sponsored by the Duke Law School Center for Innovation Policy, the Duke-wide Innovation and Entrepreneurship Initiative, and the Fuqua School of Business Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation with support from the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation and the National Science Foundation's Science of Science and Innovation Policy (SciSIP) program. For more information, contact Stephen Merrill (stephen.merrill@law.duke.edu) or visit https://goo.gl/5LmP06.

Wednesday, May 4, 2016

Thursday, May 5, 2016

  • May 5 Duke University Stores Textbook Buyback 10:00 AMLaw School Star Commons

    The Duke University Stores will be here to purchase used textbooks. If you are interested in the textbook buyback, please stop by their table in the Star Commons foyer from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on either day. Sponsored by the Office of Student Affairs. For more information, please contact Leigh Marquess at leigh.marquess@law.duke.edu.

  • May 5 Governing Faculty Meeting 12:30 PMLaw School 4042

    Sponsored by the Office of the Dean. For more information, please contact Frances Conrad at conrad@law.duke.edu.

Saturday, May 7, 2016

  • May 7 Denver: Duke Alums Engage 9:00 AMSee description

    Come join Duke Alums Engage as we volunteer at The Food Bank of the Rockies (FBR) on behalf of The Gathering Place (TGP). As a result, TGP will receive a 20 lbs food credit, which will be used to stock their local, onsite food bank with much needed, nutritious staple items. We will be pulling food items and building orders for delivery to various organizations around the state. Sponsored by DAA. Learn more and RSVP here: http://rsvp.duke.edu/events/volunteering-at-the-food-bank-of-the-rockies....

  • May 7 New England: Duke Alums Engage 10:00 AMSee description

    Come join in this year's Duke Alums Engage where all Duke alumni volunteer "together" nationwide during the same week! For our service project in Boston, we'll be performing invasive plant removal and other activities to make the park beautiful for everyone to enjoy. Come enjoy the outdoors and the company of your Duke friends while helping to improve an important community resource. This is a family friendly event. Sponsored by DAA. Learn more and RSVP here: http://rsvp.duke.edu/events/franklin-park-clean-up-a-day-of-volunteering....

  • May 7 Dallas: Duke Alums Engage 10:00 AMSee description

    Come join Duke Alums Engage as we put into action Duke's mission of learning in service of society to promote adult literacy in our community! We are partnering with one of Dallas' most amazing community resources, LIFT (Literacy Instruction For Texas), to provide literacy assessments and testing. Sponsored by DAA. Learn more and RSVP here: http://rsvp.duke.edu/events/duke-alums-engage-with-lift/event-summary-68....

Wednesday, May 11, 2016

Thursday, May 12, 2016

  • May 12 Governing Faculty Meeting 12:30 PMLaw School 4042

    Sponsored by the Office of the Dean. For more information, please contact Frances Conrad at conrad@law.duke.edu.

  • May 12 Graduation Gala 7:00 PMLaw School Star Commons

    More details to follow. For more information, please contact Student Affairs.

Friday, May 13, 2016

  • May 13 Family Barbecue 5:00 PMSarah P. Duke Gardens

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

  • May 13 Candlelight Dinner (International students and guests) 7:00 PMLaw School Star Commons

    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 14, 2016

Tuesday, May 17, 2016

Thursday, May 19, 2016

  • May 19 Culp Colloquium 7:00 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. Interested faculty should contact Professor Charles at charles@law.duke.edu.

  • May 19 Duke Law NorCal: The View from the General Counsel Suite - A Conversation with Duke and Harvard Women General Counsels 5:45 PMSee description

    All Bay Area Duke and Harvard Alumni - both women and men, law and non-law affiliated alumni - are invited to join the Duke Law Club of Northern California and the Harvard Law School Association (HLSA) of Northern California, at DLA Piper LLP, for an insider's conversation with alumni serving as general counsel of major companies. Hear about their professional paths, how gender has impacted their careers and the broader legal industry, their advice for succeeding in an in-house role, and the changing needs of in-house counsel and how law firms can provide value. Hosted by Duke Law Club of Northern California. Learn more and RSVP here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/the-view-from-the-general-counsel-suite-a-c....

  • May 19 Chicago: Duke Forward 6:00 PMSee description

    Duke Forward is returning to Chicago. Join your friends for an evening with some of Duke's most inspiring and innovative faculty, alumni, and students. Sponsored by University Development, this event will take place at Navy Pier - Festival Hall Convention Complex. Learn more and RSVP here: https://evm.auxserv.duke.edu/Ungerboeck//emc00/PublicSignIn.aspx?OrgCode....

Friday, May 20, 2016

Saturday, May 21, 2016

Sunday, May 22, 2016

  • May 22 Duke NY: Duke Alums Engage 1:00 PMSee description

    Long Island area Duke alumni, parents and families are invited to join DukeNY for our third annual Duke Alums Engage Long Island afternoon of service at Sunrise Day Camp's Planting Day. Participants are invited to stay for as little as one hour, or for the whole four hour event - whatever time works for you! This year we will be working with Henry Kaufmann Campgrounds, a 300-acre wooded site that borders Nassau and Suffolk counties, Sunrise Day Camp is the only dedicated full summer day camp in the nation for children, ages 3 1/2 - 16, with cancer and their siblings. Sponsored by DAA. Learn more and RSVP here: http://rsvp.duke.edu/events/duke-alums-engage-long-island/event-summary-....

  • May 22 Duke DC: Duke Alums Engage 1:00 PMSee description

    DukeDC is proud to partner with DC Greens for our annual Duke Alums Engage project this year. We will work at the K Street Farm and volunteers will have a variety of roles. All levels of gardening ability and ages are encouraged to attend (including children). The K Street Farm is a 3/4 acre farm located adjacent to the Walker Jones Education Campus, a Pre-K through 8th grade DC Public School. This educational farm is managed and maintained by DC Greens as a unique resource for Walker Jones teachers, students, and families, and the surrounding community. Sponsored by DAA. Learn more and RSVP here: http://rsvp.duke.edu/events/duke-alums-engage-dae-dc-greens/event-summar....

Tuesday, May 24, 2016

Wednesday, May 25, 2016

Thursday, June 2, 2016

Friday, June 3, 2016

Saturday, June 11, 2016

  • Jun 11 Duke Law Club of Japan Annual Party 12:00 PMSee description

    The Duke Law Alumni Club of Japan will host an annual party to welcome new members of the Duke team (i.e. Japanese candidates for LL.M. Class of 2017) and all other Duke Law alums in Japan. In addition, we are inviting the JD students and the staff associated with Duke. More information is forthcoming, including times. Hosted by the Duke Law Alumni Club of Japan. For more information, contact Tomoya Fujita at tomoya.fujita@mhmjapan.com.

Friday, June 17, 2016

Saturday, June 18, 2016

Wednesday, November 2, 2016

Friday, March 3, 2017

  • Mar 3 Whiskey in the Courtroom 8:00 AMLaw School 3041

    Sponsored by the Duke Law Center for Criminal Justice & Professional Responsibility and North Carolina Office of Indigent Defense Services. For more information please contact Sarah Holsapple at sarah.holsapple@law.duke.edu.