Duke Law Wellness

Duke Law Wellness is an ongoing series of events focused on promoting overall health and wellness for students to encourage personal and academic success throughout their time in law school and in their legal careers.

We will be adding weekly events to this page throughout the year.

 

  • Dec 13
    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 the Student Affairs office, room 2007, starting November 30. Sponsored by the Office of Student Affairs. For more information, please contact OSA at student_affairs@law.duke.edu.

  • Dec 12
    Exam Study Break: Therapy Dogs 1:00 PMLaw School Blue Lounge

    Take a break from studying and come pet a dog! Certified therapy dogs from Duke Medicine's Pets at Duke program will be taking over the Blue Lounge for two hours for some much-needed dog therapy. Sponsored by the Office of Student Affairs. Please contact student_affairs@law.duke.edu with any questions.

 

Previous Duke Law Wellness Events

 

2018

  • Dec 10 CANCELED: 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 the Student Affairs office, room 2007, starting November 30. Sponsored by the Office of Student Affairs. For more information, please contact OSA at student_affairs@law.duke.edu.

  • Dec 6 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 the Student Affairs office, room 2007, starting November 30. Sponsored by the Office of Student Affairs. For more information, please contact OSA at student_affairs@law.duke.edu.

  • Nov 16 Duke Law Wellness: Duke Lemur Center Tour 1:00 PMSee description

    Take a break and relax with a tour of the Duke Lemur Center! Sponsored by the Office of Student Affairs. Space is limited, please RSVP to Leigh Marquess at leigh.marquess@law.duke.edu.

  • Nov 2 CANCELED: Duke Law Wellness: Duke Gardens Traditional Japanese Tea Experience and Tour 12:30 PMSarah P. Duke Gardens

    Join a group of your fellow law students for a special traditional Japanese tea experience where you will learn about tea culture and its significance in Japan. There will be a demonstration of the tea making procedure and you will enjoy a sample of the whisked green tea and a Japanese confection. The experience will end with a tour of the Pine Clouds Mountain Stream Garden where you will learn about its symbolism and design elements. Sponsored by the Office of Student Affairs. Space is limited; please RSVP to Leigh Marquess at leigh.marquess@law.duke.edu.

  • Oct 26 Duke Law Wellness: Duke Chapel Tower Climb 2:00 PMSee description

    Take a break from studying and join a group of your classmates to climb the tower of Duke's most well-known landmark, the Chapel! You'll enjoy a 360-degree view of Duke campus and Durham from an observation deck on the Chapel roof. Sponsored bt the Office of Student Affairs. Space is limited; please RSVP to Leigh Marquess at leigh.marquess@law.duke.edu.

  • Oct 24 Bad Blood: Secrets and Lies in a Silicon Valley Startup 5:00 PMFuqua School of Business-McClendon Auditorium

    A conversation & book signing with John Carreyrou T'94, author & investigative journalist for The Wall Street Journal.

    Duke alum John Carreyrou will discuss and sign his bestselling book about the rise and fall of the blood-testing firm Theranos. It's a fascinating tale of Silicon Valley ambition and deceit - and the great journalism that uncovered the truth. The Regulator bookstore will be present to sell copies of the book on site. John will be signing books after the event.

  • Oct 15 Saving the World: Responding Legally to Public Health Emergencies? 12:30 PMLaw School 4055

    Ms. Paula Kocher of the Center for Disease Control will present an introduction of the CDC and its legal issues, with an emphasis on public health emergencies and health security. Lunch will be provided on a first come, first serve basis. Sponsored by LENS. For further information, please contact the Center for Law, Ethics and National Security at lensmailbox@law.duke.edu.

  • Sep 28 Duke Law Wellness: Introduction to Tai Chi 1:00 PMLaw School Marcy's Garden

    Take a break and enjoy a Tai Chi class on the law school's front lawn. No prior experience required. In case of rain, the alternate location will be in room 3000. Sponsored by the Office of Student Affairs.

  • Sep 19 Flu Shot Clinic at Duke Law 10:00 AMLaw School Blue Lounge

    Fight the Flu!

    All Duke Students can receive the seasonal flu vaccine for free. No appointment needed. Just be sure to bring your DukeCard!

    For additional locations and dates, visit: studentaffairs.duke.edu/studenthealth

  • 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.

  • Sep 14 CANCELED: Duke Law Wellness: Duke Lemur Center Tour 1:00 PMSee description

    Take a break and relax with a tour of the Duke Lemur Center! Sponsored by the Office of Student Affairs. Space is limited, please RSVP to Leigh Marquess at leigh.marquess@law.duke.edu.

  • Aug 30 Check in on Wellness 12:00 PMLaw School Star Commons

    Looking for resources to help you maintain a balance between life and law school? We have some suggestions. Pick up Wellness materials and related information in the Star Commons Foyer. DuWell will also be present to help you create your own aromatherapy room spray. Sponsored by the Office of Student Affairs and the Duke Bar Association. For questions, please contact Leigh Marquess at leigh.marquess@law.duke.edu.

  • May 1 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.

  • Apr 26 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.

  • Apr 25 Exam Study Break: Therapy Dogs 1:00 PMLaw School Blue Lounge

    Take a break from studying and come pet a dog! Certified therapy dogs from Duke Medicine's Pets at Duke program will be taking over the Blue Lounge for two hours for some much-needed dog therapy. Sponsored by the Office of Student Affairs. For more information, please contact student_affairs@law.duke.edu.

  • Apr 23 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.

  • Apr 6 Duke Law Wellness: Duke Lemur Center Tour 1:00 PMDuke Lemur Center

    Take a break and relax with a tour of the Duke Lemur Center! Sponsored by the Office of Student Affairs. Space is limited; please RSVP to the Office of Student Affairs at student_affairs@law.duke.edu.

  • Mar 2 Duke Law Wellness: Duke Chapel Tour and Tower Climb 1:30 PMSee description

    Take a break from studying and take a tour of Duke's most well-known landmark, the Chapel! Afterwards we will also climb the tower and have the opportunity to see out over campus. Space is limited; please RSVP to the Office of Student Affairs at student_affairs@law.duke.edu.

  • Feb 16 Brodhead Center Tasting Tour 12:30 PMSee description

    Take a break and join us for a private tasting at the Brodhead Center on the Duke Campus. Relax and enjoy a sampling of some favorite dishes chosen by the Chef. Friday, February 16 at 12:30 p.m. Space is limited. Sponsored by the Office of Student Affairs. For more information or to RSVP, please contact Pam Wyatt at pamela.wyatt@law.duke.edu.

  • Jan 26 Duke Law Wellness: Afternoon Tea at the Washington Duke Inn 2:30 PMWashington Duke Inn

    Take a break and relax with afternoon tea at the Washington Duke Inn! Hot tea, tea sandwiches, fresh homemade scones, and a variety of sweets will be served. Sponsored by the Office of Student Affairs. Space is limited: please RSVP to Pam Wyatt at pamela.wyatt@law.duke.edu.

2017

  • Dec 14 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 the Student Affairs office, room 2007, starting December 1. Sponsored by the Office of Student Affairs. For more information, please contact OSA at student_affairs@law.duke.edu.

  • Dec 13 Exam Study Break: Therapy Dogs 1:00 PMLaw School Blue Lounge

    Take a break from studying and come pet a dog! Certified therapy dogs from Duke Medicine's Pets at Duke program will be taking over the Blue Lounge for two hours for some much-needed dog therapy. Sponsored by the Office of Student Affairs. Please contact student_affairs@law.duke.edu with any questions.

  • Dec 11 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 the Student Affairs office, room 2007, starting December 1. Sponsored by the Office of Student Affairs. For more information, please contact OSA at student_affairs@law.duke.edu.