Join your classmates in witnessing the historic swearing-in of President-elect Barack Obama. The swearing-in occurs at noon and is followed by the inaugural address. Inaugural events, including the procession and ceremony, will be shown on the plasma screens in Star Commons and in the third floor loggia beginning at 10 a.m. Room 3041 will open just before noon (a class meets there until then). Cake and drinks will be provided; bring your own lunch. Co-sponsored by the Duke Democrats and the Office of Student Affairs.
“It does something to your soul ... when everyone at risk of losing their homes looks like you.”
POLITICO highlights Duke Law’s Jesse McCoy and the Civil Justice Clinic.
Distinguished Chair awards
» Baxter, Blocher, Brewster, Garrett, Jones, Newman, and Wettach honored with distinguished professorships.
D.C. Institute offers introduction to law school
Dean Levi to teach alongside U.S. Senator and former White House advisor
Kerry Abrams selected as next dean of Duke Law School
Abrams, vice provost for faculty affairs and professor of law at the University of Virginia, is a leading scholar of immigration and family law.
A convocation celebration
Family, friends, and faculty join graduates to celebrate the Class of 2018.