Upcoming Events

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Tuesday, September 26, 2017

11:30 AM-12:00 PM

VELLA General Body Meeting and LSAP Kickoff

The Virginia Employment and Labor Law Association kicks off the Law Student Advocacy Project and welcomes new members.

Contact: Siarra Rogers
Sponsor: Virginia Employment and Labor Law Association
WB102
11:30 AM-12:45 PM

Legal History Workshop

Legal History Workshop with Speaker Gregory Mark from DePaul College of Law

Contact: Cynthia Nicoletti
Sponsor: Legal History
Purcell Reading Room
12:00 PM-12:45 PM

Lexis Nexis Training

Contact: Nel-Sylvia Guzman
Sponsor: Lexis Nexis
WB126
12:00 PM-12:30 PM

VELLA General Body Meeting and LSAP Kick-Off

VELLA General Body Meeting and LSAP Kick-Off

Contact: Siarra Rogers
Sponsor: Virginia Employmen and Labor Law Association
WB102
3:45 PM-4:45 PM

Student Review Session 

Student Review Session in preparation for the visit of the Court of Appeals of Virginia with Professor Toby Heytens

Contact: Teri Johnson
WB102

Wednesday, September 27, 2017

12:00 PM-12:45 PM

Lexis Nexis Training

Contact: Nel-Sylvia Guzman
Sponsor: Lexis Nexis
WB126
1:00 PM-2:00 PM

Should Speech Be Free in Universities?

CLG's first lunch discussion will explore free speech on university campuses and its relationship with the norms of academic freedom. A light lunch will be served. Students, faculty and staff are encouraged to attend.

Contact: Megan Keenan
Sponsor: Common Law Grounds
Caplin Pavilion
6:00 PM-7:30 PM

Denver Alumni Reception

Please register here.

Contact: Sally M. Black
Sponsor: Law School Foundation
The Brown Palace Hotel, Denver
6:00 PM-7:30 PM

Excellence Through Diversity Distinguished Learning Series: Ronald Sullivan

Professor Ronald Sullivan is a leading theorist in the areas of criminal law, criminal procedure, trial practice and techniques, legal ethics and race theory.  He is the faculty director of the Harvard Criminal Justice Institute and the Harvard Trial Advocacy Workshop.  

Sullivan also serves as Faculty Dean of Winthrop House at Harvard College. He is the first African American ever appointed Faculty Dean in Harvard's history and is a founding member and Senior Fellow of the Jamestown Project. Sullivan is a Phi Beta Kappa graduate of Morehouse College and the Harvard Law School, where he served as president of the Harvard Black Law Students Association and as general editor of the Harvard BlackLetter Law Journal.

Sponsor: UVA Engineering’s Excellence Through Diversity Distinguished Learning Series
Caplin Pavilion

Thursday, September 28, 2017

11:30 AM-1:00 PM

Court of Appeals of Virginia Oral Argument

Sudents may come and go between the three cases, which are each about 30 minutes long.

Contact: Teri Johnson
Sponsor: Dean's Office
Caplin Auditorium
1:00 PM-2:00 PM

PILA General Body Meeting

The Public Interest Law Association is holding a general body meeting to discuss the opportunities PILA will be creating for students over the course of the year to come! All are welcome—we hope to see you there.

Contact: Megan Keenan
Sponsor: Public Interest Law Association (PILA)
Caplin Pavilion
5:00 PM-7:00 PM

Student Bar Association Thursday Social

Students and faculty are welcome.

Contact: Steven Glendon
Sponsor: Student Bar Association (SBA)
Spies Garden
5:00 PM-6:30 PM

Law and Public Service Meet and Greet

Law and Public Service Meet and Greet

Contact: Margaret Birkel
Sponsor: Law and Public Service Program
Purcell Reading Room

Friday, September 29, 2017

11:15 AM-12:30 PM

Career Services LL.M. Cover Letter Workshop

Contact: Lauren Parker
Sponsor: Career Services
WB121
11:30 AM-1:00 PM

Careers as a Judge Advocate General (JAG)

Recruiting members of the U.S. Army, Air Force, Marine Corps and Navy JAG Corps, as well as JAG reservist Professor Thomas Nachbar, will talk about their services, what experiences a new judge advocate can expect, and how to apply and be competitive for JAG internships and postgraduate jobs. Lunch will be provided with an RSVP through Symplicity by Sept. 27.

Contact: Andrew Broaddus
Sponsor: Public Service Center
Purcell Reading Room
1:00 PM-2:00 PM
The Rise and Demise of Democratic Constitutionalism in 'New Democracies': Courts as Primary Targets

Judge Lech Garlicki is an accomplished jurist and constitutional law specialist from Poland. He has served on the Constitutional Court of Poland and the European Court of Human Rights in Strasbourg. Lunch will be provided.

Contact: Mila Versteeg
Sponsor: Humans Rights Program
Caplin Pavilion

Monday, October 2, 2017

8:00 AM-5:00 PM

Virginia Sports and Entertainment Journal Symposium

Contact: Nel-Sylvia Guzman
Sponsor: Virginia Sports & Entertainment Law Journal
Purcell Reading Room
11:30 AM-12:30 PM

The Real Deal: Public Defense

In this final part of a four-part Real Deal series for 1Ls and beyond, the Public Service Center will invite four attorneys to talk about their practices, how people get into their field, and answer questions in a fast-paced, panel format. Agencies represented: Mecklenburg County Public Defender, Charlottesville-Albemarle Public Defender’s Office and the Federal Public Defender for the Western District of Virginia. Lunch will be provided with an RSVP through Symplicity by Sept 29.

Contact: Andrew Broaddus
Sponsor: Public Service Center
WB126
11:45 AM-1:00 PM

Cameron Jefferies "Modernized Management: The Intersection of Whale Conservation and Climate Change"

Lecture by Cameron Jefferies, author of "Marine Mammal Conservation and the Law of the Sea." Lunch will be provided.

Contact: Judy Ellis
Sponsor: Faculty
Caplin Pavilion
11:45 AM-1:00 PM

Budgeting for Life

Budgeting for Life will teach basic budgeting and personal financial management skills. Led by Financial Aid staff, come and learn how to take control of your finances and develop the skills you will need to manage your resources, now and in the future. Lunch will be served.

Contact: Jennifer Hulvey
Sponsor: Financial Aid Office
WB152

Tuesday, October 3, 2017

8:00 AM-4:00 PM

Lile Moot Court Competition Quarterfinals

Contact: Jeremy Bennie
Sponsor: Moot Court Board
Caplin Auditorium
11:00 AM-1:15 PM

Legal Theory Workshop

Contact: Pennie Newell
Sponsor: Faculty
Faculty Lounge
11:00 AM-2:00 PM

Westlaw 1L Training

Contact: Micheal Klepper
Sponsor: Law Library
WB152
11:30 AM-12:30 PM

Advocating for Workplace Justice

Three labor law attorneys at workers’ rights nonprofits and a federal agency will discuss their practices and how students can get involved in workers’ rights law. Lunch will be provided by RSVP on the “Events” tab on Symplicity by Sept. 29.

Contact: Andrew Broaddus
Sponsor: Public Service Center
Purcell Reading Room
3:00 PM-10:00 PM

Lile Moot Court Competition Quarterfinals

Contact: Jeremy Bennie
Sponsor: Moot Court Board
Caplin Pavilion

Wednesday, October 4, 2017

11:30 AM-1:30 PM

Prosecuting Terrorists at Military Commissions: Experiences of the First Chief Prosecutor

Contact: Thomas Nachbar
Sponsor: Human Rights Program
WB104
3:00 PM-10:00 PM

Lile Moot Court Competition Quarterfinals

Contact: Jeremy Bennie
Sponsor: Moot Court Board
Caplin Pavilion

Thursday, October 5, 2017

5:00 PM-7:00 PM

Student Bar Association Thursday Social

Students and faculty are welcome.

Contact: Steven Glendon
Sponsor: Student Bar Association (SBA)
Spies Garden

Friday, October 6, 2017

11:15 AM-12:45 PM

Career Services LL.M. Cover Letter Workshop

Contact: Lauren Parker
Sponsor: Career Services
WB121

Monday, October 9, 2017

12:00 AM-12:00 AM

Fall Break

Sponsor: Law School

Tuesday, October 10, 2017

12:00 AM-12:00 AM

Fall Break

Sponsor: Law School

Wednesday, October 11, 2017

12:00 AM-12:00 AM

Fall Break

Sponsor: Law School

Thursday, October 12, 2017

Environmental Law Alumni Workshop

Contact: Ellen Walker
Sponsor: Alumni Association
7:00 PM-9:00 PM

NYC Alumni Reception

Please register here.

Contact: Sally M. Black
Sponsor: Law School Foundation
Yale Club, New York

Friday, October 13, 2017

Environmental Law Alumni Workshop

Contact: Ellen Walker
Sponsor: Alumni Association

Monday, October 16, 2017

11:30 AM-12:30 PM

1L Job Search Kickoff

The Office of Judicial Clerkships, Public Service Center and Office of Career Services invite the 1L class to a job search kickoff. Learn types of 1L summer jobs and the timeline for securing them, as well as the services these offices provide.

Contact: Lynn Stiteler
Sponsor: Career Services
Caplin Auditorium

Tuesday, October 17, 2017

11:00 AM-1:00 PM

Legal Theory Workshop

Contact: Pennie Newell
Sponsor: Faculty
Faculty Lounge
11:45 AM-1:30 PM

San Francisco Alumni Luncheon

There will be a reception at 11:45 a.m., lunch will begin at 12:15 p.m. Please register here.

Contact: Sally M. Black
Sponsor: Law School Foundation
University Club, San Francisco
12:00 PM-12:45 PM

Lexis Nexis Training

Contact: Nel-Sylvia Guzman
Sponsor: Lexis Nexis
WB126
6:00 PM-7:30 PM

Palo Alto Alumni Reception

Please register here.

Contact: Sally M. Black
Sponsor: Law School Foundation
The Village Pub, Woodside, CA

Wednesday, October 18, 2017

11:30 AM-1:00 PM

Panel: Pro-Life Careers and Advocacy Efforts in Virginia

Josh Hetzler of The Family Foundation, Matt Britton of 40 Days for Life and Jeff Caruso of the Virginia Catholic Conference will describe their career paths in public service and talk about current legal efforts in which their organizations are engaged. A Q&A period will follow. Lunch will be provided and the event is open to the public.

Contact: Elizabeth Hedges
Sponsor: Advocates for Life at Virginia Law (AFL)
Purcell Reading Room
11:45 AM-1:30 PM

Los Angeles Alumni Luncheon

There will be a reception at 11:45 a.m., lunch will begin at 12:15 p.m. Please register here.

Contact: Sally M. Black
Sponsor: Law School Foundation
Jonathan Club, Los Angeles
12:00 PM-12:45 PM

Lexis Nexis Training

Contact: Nel-Sylvia Guzman
Sponsor: Lexis Nexis
WB126
6:00 PM-7:30 PM

Los Angeles Alumni Reception

Please register here.

Contact: Sally M. Black
Sponsor: Law School Foundation
Craft, Los Angeles

Thursday, October 19, 2017

8:00 AM-4:00 PM

Virginia Environmental Law Forum Fall Symposium

Contact: Tyler Jerrell
Sponsor: Virginia Environmental Law Journal
Purcell Reading Room

Saturday, October 21, 2017

12:00 PM-6:00 PM

Elect Her Training

A program of Running Start, Elect Her is an annual, one-day workshop on a college or graduate school campus designed to encourage women to run for political office. Elect Her provides students with research and information about women and politics, inspiring local speakers, and interactive campaign exercises to inspire and equip the next generation of leaders.

Contact: Kendall Burchard
Sponsor: Virginia Law Women
Caplin Pavilion

Tuesday, October 24, 2017

11:30 AM-12:50 PM

Law & Economics Colloquium

With Professor Jon Elster (Columbia University)

Contact: Madison Fisher
Sponsor: Dean's Office
Faculty Lounge

Wednesday, October 25, 2017

12:00 PM-1:00 PM

Faculty Ideas in Progress

Contact: Teri Johnson
Sponsor: Faculty
WB119
12:00 PM-1:30 PM

Faculty Ideas in Progress with Professor Kim Ferzan

Faculty Ideas in Progress with Professor Kim Ferzan. Lunch will be provided.

Contact: Teri Johnson
Sponsor: Faculty
WB121

Thursday, October 26, 2017

5:00 PM-7:00 PM

Student Bar Association Thursday Social

Students and faculty are welcome.

Contact: Steven Glendon
Sponsor: Student Bar Association (SBA)
Spies Garden

Tuesday, October 31, 2017

11:30 AM-12:45 PM

Law & Economics Colloquium

Law & Economics Colloquium: Professor Gary Libecap (University of California Santa Barbara)

Contact: Madison Longmire Fisher
Sponsor: Law & Economics
Faculty Lounge
12:00 PM-12:45 PM

Lexis Nexis Training

Contact: Nel-Sylvia Guzman
Sponsor: Lexis Nexis
WB126

Wednesday, November 1, 2017

12:00 PM-12:45 PM

Lexis Nexis Training

Contact: Nel-Sylvia Guzman
Sponsor: Lexis Nexis
WB126

Thursday, November 2, 2017

Fall Board and Council Meetings

Contact: Sally M. Black
Sponsor: Alumni Relations
The Law School

Friday, November 3, 2017

Fall Board and Council Meetings

Contact: Sally M. Black
Sponsor: Alumni Relations
The Law School

Friday, November 10, 2017

8:00 AM-5:00 PM

Sokol Colloquium: The Foreign Corrupt Practices Act at 40

Contact: Judy Ellis
Sponsor: Faculty
Purcell Reading Room

Tuesday, November 14, 2017

11:00 AM-1:00 PM

Legal Theory Workshop

Contact: Pennie Newell
Sponsor: Faculty
Faculty Lounge
12:00 PM-12:45 PM

Lexis Nexis Training

Contact: Nel-Sylvia Guzman
Sponsor: Lexis Nexis
WB126

Wednesday, November 15, 2017

12:00 PM-12:45 PM

Lexis Nexis Training

Contact: Nel-Sylvia Guzman
Sponsor: Lexis Nexis
WB126

Thursday, November 16, 2017

5:00 PM-7:00 PM
Student Bar Association Thursday Social

Students and faculty are welcome.

Contact: Steven Glendon
Sponsor: Student Bar Association (SBA)
Spies Garden

Wednesday, November 22, 2017

12:00 AM-12:00 AM

Thanksgiving Recess

Sponsor: Law School

Thursday, November 23, 2017

12:00 AM-12:00 AM

Thanksgiving Recess

Sponsor: Law School

Friday, November 24, 2017

12:00 AM-12:00 AM

Thanksgiving Recess

Sponsor: Law School

Tuesday, November 28, 2017

11:30 AM-12:45 PM

Legal History Workshop

Legal History Workshop with speaker Claire Priest from Yale Law School.

Contact: Cynthia Nicoletti
Sponsor: Legal History
Purcell Reading Room

Wednesday, November 29, 2017

11:45 AM-1:30 PM

Roanoke Alumni Luncheon

There will be a reception at 11:45 a.m., lunch will begin at 12:15 p.m. Please register here.

Contact: Sally M. Black
Sponsor: Law School Foundation
Hotel Roanoke
6:00 PM-7:30 PM

Charlotte Alumni Reception

Please register here.

Contact: Sally M. Black
Sponsor: Law School Foundation
Offices of McGuireWoods, Charlotte NC

Thursday, November 30, 2017

5:00 PM-7:00 PM
Student Bar Association Thursday Social

Students and faculty are welcome.

Contact: Steven Glendon
Sponsor: Student Bar Association (SBA)
Spies Garden

Friday, December 1, 2017

Virginia Admissions to the Bar Ceremony

The date and time for this event are to be determined.

Contact: Sally M. Black
Sponsor: Alumni Relations
Greater Richmond Convention Center

Tuesday, December 5, 2017

11:00 AM-1:00 PM

Legal Theory Workshop

Contact: Pennie Newell
Sponsor: Faculty
Faculty Lounge

Wednesday, December 6, 2017

12:00 AM-12:00 AM

Classes End

Sponsor: Law School
6:30 PM-8:30 PM

DC Holiday Alumni Reception

Please register here.

Contact: Sally M. Black
Sponsor: Law School Foundation
Metropolitan Club, Washington DC

Thursday, December 7, 2017

12:00 AM-12:00 AM

Reading Period

Sponsor: Law School

Friday, December 8, 2017

12:00 AM-12:00 AM

Reading Period

Sponsor: Law School

Saturday, December 9, 2017

12:00 AM-12:00 AM

Exam Period

Sponsor: Law School

Sunday, December 10, 2017

12:00 AM-12:00 AM

Exam Period

Sponsor: Law School

Monday, December 11, 2017

12:00 AM-12:00 AM

Exam Period

Sponsor: Law School

Tuesday, December 12, 2017

12:00 AM-12:00 AM

Exam Period

Sponsor: Law School

Wednesday, December 13, 2017

12:00 AM-12:00 AM

Exam Period

Sponsor: Law School
6:30 PM-8:00 PM

Charlottesville Holiday Alumni Reception

Please register here.

Contact: Sally M. Black
Sponsor: Law School Foundation
Keswick Hall

Thursday, December 14, 2017

12:00 AM-12:00 AM

Exam Period

Sponsor: Law School

Friday, December 15, 2017

12:00 AM-12:00 AM

Exam Period

Sponsor: Law School

Saturday, December 16, 2017

12:00 AM-12:00 AM

Exam Period

Sponsor: Law School

Sunday, December 17, 2017

12:00 AM-12:00 AM

Exam Period

Sponsor: Law School

Monday, December 18, 2017

12:00 AM-12:00 AM

Exam Period

Sponsor: Law School

Tuesday, December 19, 2017

12:00 AM-12:00 AM

Exam Period

Sponsor: Law School

Wednesday, December 20, 2017

12:00 AM-12:00 AM

Exam Period

Sponsor: Law School

Thursday, December 21, 2017

12:00 AM-12:00 AM

Exam Period

Sponsor: Law School

Tuesday, January 23, 2018

11:00 AM-1:00 PM

Legal Theory Workshop

Contact: Pennie Newell
Sponsor: Faculty
Faculty Lounge

Thursday, February 8, 2018

On Ground Interviews (OGI)

February On Ground Interviews (OGI)

Contact: Career Services
Sponsor: Career Services

Friday, April 13, 2018

1L Mock Interview Day

Program for 1L students to participate in mock interviews with law firm attorneys.

 

Contact: Career Services
Sponsor: Career Services

Tuesday, April 24, 2018

11:00 AM-1:00 PM

Legal Theory Workshop

Contact: Pennie Newell
Sponsor: Faculty
Faculty Lounge

Monday, August 6, 2018

On Grounds Interview Week (OGI)

On Grounds Interview Weel (OGI)

Contact: Career Services
Sponsor: Career Services

Saturday, September 15, 2018

4:00 PM-6:00 PM

Test Event

Contact: Mary Wood
Sponsor: Law School
Caplin Pavilion