Upcoming Events

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Administrative Event

Monday, March 13, 2017
12:00 PM-1:00 PM

LexisAdvance Training

LexisAdvance Training with Sabrina Chester.

Contact: Jessica Douglas

WB101
Tuesday, March 14, 2017
12:00 PM-1:00 PM

LexisAdvance Training

LexisAdvance Training with Sabrina Chester.

Contact: Jessica Douglas

WB101
Monday, March 27, 2017
12:00 PM-1:00 PM

LexisAdvance Training

LexisAdvance Training with Sabrina Chester.

Contact: Jessica Douglas

WB101
Tuesday, March 28, 2017
12:00 PM-1:00 PM

LexisAdvance Training

LexisAdvance Training with Sabrina Chester.

Contact: Jessica Douglas

WB101
Monday, April 10, 2017
12:00 PM-1:00 PM

LexisAdvance Training

LexisAdvance Training with Sabrina Chester.

Contact: Jessica Douglas

WB101
Tuesday, April 11, 2017
12:00 PM-1:00 PM

LexisAdvance Training

LexisAdvance Training with Sabrina Chester.

Contact: Jessica Douglas

WB101

Alumni

Wednesday, March 8, 2017
6:30 PM-8:00 PM

Alumni Reception in Northern Virginia

Join fellow Nothern Virginia area UVA Law Alumni fo a reception at the Ritz Carlton at Tysons Corner from 6:30-8 p.m.  Cost to attend is $20/person.
 

 

Contact: Sally Black
Sponsor: Alumni Association
Ritz Carlton, Tysons Corner
Thursday, March 9, 2017
6:00 PM-7:30 PM

Alumni Reception in Baltimore

Join fellow Baltimore-area UVA Law Alumni for a reception at the offices of Brown Advisory from 6-7:30 p.m.  Cost to attend is $10/person.

 

Contact: Sally Black
Sponsor: Alumni Association
Offices of Brown Advisory
Wednesday, March 29, 2017
6:00 PM-7:30 PM

Alumni Reception in Charlotte

Join fellow Charlotte-area UVA Law Alumni for a reception at the offices of McGuire Woods from 6-7:30 p.m.

Contact: Sally Black
Sponsor: Alumni Association
Offices of McGuire Woods, Charlotte
Friday, May 12, 2017

Law Alumni Weekend

Join your classmates and fellow UVA Law Alumni for the weekend.  Registration opens in February.

Contact: Sally Black
Sponsor: Alumni Association
Law School
Thursday, June 1, 2017
6:00 PM-7:30 PM

Alumni Reception in Richmond

Join fellow Richmond-area UVA Law Alumni for a reception at the Jefferson Hotel from 6-7:30 p.m.  Cost to attend is $10/person.

 

Contact: Sally Black
Sponsor: Alumni Association
Jefferson Hotel, Richmond
Wednesday, June 7, 2017
11:45 AM-1:00 PM

Washington, D.C., Alumni Luncheon

Join fellow D.C.-area UVA Law alumni for a luncheon at the Mayflower Hotel.  11:45 a.m. Reception; 12:15 p.m. Luncheon.  Cost to attend is $20/person.

Contact: Sally Black
Sponsor: Alumni Association
Mayflower Hotel, D.C.

Career

Tuesday, February 28, 2017
8:30 AM-10:00 AM

K&L Gates Breakfast With Students

Join K&L Gates for breakfast and to learn more about their firm.

Contact: Sherry Morris
Sponsor: Career Services
Purcell Reading Room
Tuesday, February 28, 2017
1:00 PM-2:00 PM

Panel Discussion with Davis Polk Attorneys: From Law School to Big Law Partner - Tips for a Successful Career

Join Davis Polk partners (and UVA alums) Neil MacBride and Ted Polubinski for a panel discussion regarding their career trajectories, what it is like to practice law in D.C. and New York, what sets Davis Polk apart from other firms and any other questions you may have. Lunch will be served. Students are also invited to join the speakers and other Davis Polk UVA associate alumni for a casual reception that evening (location TBD).

Contact: Marit Spekman
Sponsor: Career Services
Purcell Reading Room
Thursday, March 2, 2017
5:00 PM-7:00 PM

Atlanta Day at UVA - Private Practice in Atlanta

Join attorneys from several Atlanta firms to learn more about practicing in the city, prominent practice areas, tips for securing a job in Atlanta and any questions you may have.

Contact: Marit Spekman
Sponsor: Career Services
Caplin Pavilion
Tuesday, March 14, 2017
5:00 PM-7:00 PM

Boston Day at UVA - Private Practice in Boston

Join attorneys from several Boston will talk about practicing in the city, prominent practice areas, tips for securing a job in Boston and any questions you may have.

Contact: Marit Spekman

Caplin Pavilion
Friday, March 17, 2017
1:00 PM-2:00 PM

Career Panel with the Federal Bar Association

Enjoy free lunch and hear about international law careers from a distinguished panel of international lawyers. Panelists will include members of the International Law Section of the Federal Bar Association.

Contact: Timothy Horley
Sponsor: John Bassett Moore Society of International Law
WB128
Monday, March 20, 2017
5:00 PM-7:30 PM

Health Law Firm Panel and Reception

This panel will explore what it means to practice health law at a firm. Alumni will share their experiences in this exciting field of law and will discuss how they selected their firms as well as their advice for first-year students preparing for OGIs. A reception with food and drinks will follow the panel to give students an opportunity to network with the attorneys.

Contact: Scott Falin
Sponsor: Health Law Association
Purcell Reading Room
Monday, April 3, 2017
5:00 PM-7:00 PM

1L Mock Interview Day Pre-Reception

Law firm attorneys will be on Grounds to conduct mock interviews for 1L students. This reception will welcome employers to the Law Grounds and is open to all firm and student Mock Interview Day participants.

Contact: Patrice Hayden
Sponsor: Career Services
Caplin Pavilion
Thursday, April 6, 2017
5:00 PM-6:00 PM

Cravath Presents: Why You Should Consider an Elite New York Practice

Len Teti '05 from Cravath, Swaine & Moore will talk about what it's like to work at a New York law firm, the types of practices available and the role of a junior attorney. All students interested in working at an elite New York law firm are encouraged to attend. Food and drinks will be provided. Please RSVP via the Events tab in Symplicity.

Contact: Lauren Ventre
Sponsor: Career Services
SL294

Civil Liberties

Wednesday, March 1, 2017
5:45 PM-8:45 PM

'Trapped' Screening and Q&A

A screening of the documentary 'Trapped,' followed by a Q&A with Planned Parenthood about the current state of abortion legislation. Dinner will be served.

Contact: Lauren Cassady
Sponsor: Feminist Legal Forum
WB102

Criminal Law

Wednesday, March 1, 2017
6:00 PM-8:00 PM

Student Week Against Mass Incarceration Film Screening

Wednesday, March 1: Join us for a screening of "Solitary: Inside Red Onion State Prison," a documentary that explores a supermax facility in Virginia that houses the state's most dangerous offenders. The film sheds light on a reform program at the prison that prepares inmates for their transition into the general prison population, and eventually, society. Co-sponsored by BLSA, NLG, and VLPP. Snacks will be provided. This event is part of NLG Student Week Against Mass Incarceration.

Contact: Keisha James
Sponsor: Other
WB278

Faculty

Friday, March 31, 2017
3:30 PM-5:00 PM

Faculty Workshop Professor Gillian Metzger Columbia Law School

Contact: Rose Jowdy

FacLounge
Monday, April 3, 2017
12:00 PM-1:00 PM

Legal Theory Workshop with Matt Adler, Duke Law


Faculty Lounge
Friday, April 7, 2017
3:30 PM-5:00 PM

Faculty Workshop: Professor Emily Zackin, Johns Hopkins University

Contact: Rose Jowdy

FacLounge
Friday, April 14, 2017
3:30 PM-5:00 PM

Faculty Workshop: Professor Tom Merrill, Columbia Law School

Contact: Rose Jowdy

FacLounge
Friday, April 28, 2017
3:30 PM-5:00 PM

Faculty Workshop: Professor Camille Gear Rich, USC Gould School of Law

Contact: Rose Jowdy

FacLounge

Human Rights

Friday, March 31, 2017
1:00 PM-12:00 AM

What's Next for Human Rights Scholarship? An International Conference

This interdisciplinary conference will host scholars in several disciplines, including law, history, Jewish studies and political science to reflect on future directions for scholarship in the field.

Contact: Kevin Cope
Sponsor: Human Rights Program
Caplin Pavilion
Saturday, April 1, 2017
12:00 AM-6:00 PM

What's Next for Human Rights Scholarship? An International Conference

This interdisciplinary conference will host scholars in several disciplines, including law, history, Jewish studies and political science to reflect on future directions for scholarship in the field.

Contact: Kevin Cope
Sponsor: Human Rights Program
Caplin Pavilion

Jurisprudence/ Comparative Law

Friday, March 24, 2017
11:30 AM-1:30 PM

The Hon. David Stras

Associate Justice David Stras of the Minnesota Supreme Court will speak at the Law School.

Contact: Abby Hollenstein
Sponsor: Federalist Society
WB154

Law and Economics

Thursday, March 16, 2017
11:30 AM-12:50 PM

Law & Economics Colloquium

Professor Peter Siegelman, University of Connecticut School of Law, will address the law and economics colloquium.

Contact: Rose Jowdy

FacLounge
Thursday, March 23, 2017
11:30 AM-12:45 PM

Law & Economics Colloquium

Jill Horwitz, UCLA Law, will address the law and economics colloquium.

Contact: Rose Jowdy

Faculty Lounge
Thursday, March 30, 2017
11:30 AM-12:50 PM

Law & Economics Colloquium

Professor Emily Owens, University of Pennsylvania, will address the law and economics colloquium.

Contact: Rose Jowdy

FacLounge
Thursday, April 13, 2017
11:30 AM-12:50 PM

Law & Economics Colloquium

Professor Jim Naughton, Northwestern University Kellogg School of Management, will address the law and economics colloquium.

Contact: Rose Jowdy

FacLounge
Thursday, April 20, 2017
11:30 AM-12:45 PM

Law & Economics Colloquium

Professor Day Manoli, University of Texas at Austin, will address the law and economics colloquium.

Contact: Rose Jowdy

Faculty Lounge

Law School

Tuesday, February 28, 2017
12:00 PM-2:00 PM

"The Psychology of Evidence Law" Book Panel

Kim Ferzan (UVA Law), Greg Mitchell (UVA Law), Ed Cheng (Vanderbilt) and Ann Murphy (Gonzaga) will discuss Barbara Spellman's book "The Psychology of Evidence Law".

Contact: Teri Johnson

Caplin Pavilion
Thursday, March 2, 2017
7:30 AM-5:00 PM

A Region in Conflict: The Operational Domain of ISIS

Experts will assess ongoing conflicts in Afghanistan, Iraq and Syria (including hostilities underway with ISIS within Iraq and Syria), Libya, and Yemen from both a legal and policy perspective. The conference agenda will include an overview of the religious and political factors contributing to these conflicts; a comprehensive brief by U.S. CENTCOM representatives on the U.S./coalition presence and activities in this region; a keynote address by Ambassador Ryan Crocker, former ambassador to Afghanistan, Iraq and Syria, focusing on the strategic aspects of these hostilities; and two panels, one dealing with the legal characterization of the conflicts in issue and the legal bases, both domestic and international, for U.S./Coalition involvement, and a second panel discussing the numerous Law of Armed Conflict matters to which these conflicts have given rise, including the extent to which the LOAC applies to these conflicts, the status of the individuals involved, and the LOAC targeting principles relevant to the military operations currently underway. Register by Friday, Feb. 24. (RSVPMore information)

Contact: John Norton Moore
Sponsor: Center for National Security Law
Caplin Auditorium
Sunday, March 5, 2017
12:00 AM-12:00 AM

Spring Break

Sponsor: Law School
Monday, March 6, 2017
12:00 AM-12:00 AM

Spring Break

Sponsor: Law School
Tuesday, March 7, 2017
12:00 AM-12:00 AM

Spring Break

Sponsor: Law School
Wednesday, March 8, 2017
12:00 AM-12:00 AM

Spring Break

Sponsor: Law School
Thursday, March 9, 2017
12:00 AM-12:00 AM

Spring Break

Sponsor: Law School
Friday, March 10, 2017
12:00 AM-12:00 AM

Spring Break

Sponsor: Law School
Monday, March 13, 2017
7:00 AM-7:00 PM

Paw Review

Paw Review is an annual fundraiser where the pet photos of students and faculty compete to be the law school’s most loved pet. Votes are taken by donation to the favorite pet photo. There will be prizes for pet who raises the most money. This year, donations will be given to the Fluvanna SPCA, a local shelter in dire need of funds to support its medical programs and construction of pet exercise pens.

Contact: Alicia Roll
Sponsor: Virginia Animal Law Society
Table 1
Tuesday, March 14, 2017
7:00 AM-7:00 PM

Paw Review

Paw Review is an annual fundraiser where the pet photos of students and faculty compete to be the law school’s most loved pet. Votes are taken by donation to the favorite pet photo. There will be prizes for pet who raises the most money. This year, donations will be given to the Fluvanna SPCA, a local shelter in dire need of funds to support its medical programs and construction of pet exercise pens.

Contact: Alicia Roll
Sponsor: Virginia Animal Law Society
Table 1
Tuesday, March 14, 2017
6:00 PM-10:00 PM

The Libel Show

Rehearsal for the Libel Show

Contact: Joshua Freda

Caplin Auditorium
Wednesday, March 15, 2017
7:00 AM-7:00 PM

Paw Review

Paw Review is an annual fundraiser where the pet photos of students and faculty compete to be the law school’s most loved pet. Votes are taken by donation to the favorite pet photo. There will be prizes for pet who raises the most money. This year, donations will be given to the Fluvanna SPCA, a local shelter in dire need of funds to support its medical programs and construction of pet exercise pens.

Contact: Alicia Roll
Sponsor: Virginia Animal Law Society
Table 1
Thursday, March 16, 2017
12:00 AM-12:00 AM

Admitted Students Open House


Thursday, March 16, 2017
7:00 AM-7:00 PM

Paw Review

Paw Review is an annual fundraiser where the pet photos of students and faculty compete to be the law school’s most loved pet. Votes are taken by donation to the favorite pet photo. There will be prizes for pet who raises the most money. This year, donations will be given to the Fluvanna SPCA, a local shelter in dire need of funds to support its medical programs and construction of pet exercise pens.

Contact: Alicia Roll
Sponsor: Virginia Animal Law Society
Table 1
Thursday, March 16, 2017
6:00 PM-10:00 PM

The Libel Show

Rehearsal for the Libel Show

Contact: Joshua Freda
Sponsor: Libel Show
Caplin Auditorium
Friday, March 17, 2017
12:00 AM-12:00 AM

Admitted Students Open House


Friday, March 17, 2017
7:00 AM-7:00 PM

Paw Review

Paw Review is an annual fundraiser where the pet photos of students and faculty compete to be the law school’s most loved pet. Votes are taken by donation to the favorite pet photo. There will be prizes for pet who raises the most money. This year, donations will be given to the Fluvanna SPCA, a local shelter in dire need of funds to support its medical programs and construction of pet exercise pens.

Contact: Alicia Roll
Sponsor: Virginia Animal Law Society
Table 1
Saturday, March 18, 2017
7:00 AM-7:00 PM

Paw Review

Paw Review is an annual fundraiser where the pet photos of students and faculty compete to be the law school’s most loved pet. Votes are taken by donation to the favorite pet photo. There will be prizes for pet who raises the most money. This year, donations will be given to the Fluvanna SPCA, a local shelter in dire need of funds to support its medical programs and construction of pet exercise pens.

Contact: Alicia Roll
Sponsor: Virginia Animal Law Society
Table 1
Sunday, March 19, 2017
7:00 AM-7:00 PM

Paw Review

Paw Review is an annual fundraiser where the pet photos of students and faculty compete to be the law school’s most loved pet. Votes are taken by donation to the favorite pet photo. There will be prizes for pet who raises the most money. This year, donations will be given to the Fluvanna SPCA, a local shelter in dire need of funds to support its medical programs and construction of pet exercise pens.

Contact: Alicia Roll
Sponsor: Virginia Animal Law Society
Table 1
Monday, March 20, 2017
7:00 AM-7:00 PM

Paw Review

Paw Review is an annual fundraiser where the pet photos of students and faculty compete to be the law school’s most loved pet. Votes are taken by donation to the favorite pet photo. There will be prizes for pet who raises the most money. This year, donations will be given to the Fluvanna SPCA, a local shelter in dire need of funds to support its medical programs and construction of pet exercise pens.

Contact: Alicia Roll
Sponsor: Virginia Animal Law Society
Table 1
Tuesday, March 21, 2017
7:00 AM-7:00 PM

Paw Review

Paw Review is an annual fundraiser where the pet photos of students and faculty compete to be the law school’s most loved pet. Votes are taken by donation to the favorite pet photo. There will be prizes for pet who raises the most money. This year, donations will be given to the Fluvanna SPCA, a local shelter in dire need of funds to support its medical programs and construction of pet exercise pens.

Contact: Alicia Roll
Sponsor: Virginia Animal Law Society
Table 1
Tuesday, March 21, 2017
4:00 PM-7:00 PM

Women in Big Law

This event will highlight women lawyers succeeding in private practice, and give students substantive advice about navigating the firm world as a woman. The evening's format will include two panel topics, followed by a networking reception. Please email VLWFirmRelations@gmail.com with any questions.

Contact: Cassandra Jonas
Sponsor: Virginia Law Women
Caplin Pavilion
Wednesday, March 22, 2017
7:00 AM-7:00 PM

Paw Review

Paw Review is an annual fundraiser where the pet photos of students and faculty compete to be the law school’s most loved pet. Votes are taken by donation to the favorite pet photo. There will be prizes for pet who raises the most money. This year, donations will be given to the Fluvanna SPCA, a local shelter in dire need of funds to support its medical programs and construction of pet exercise pens.

Contact: Alicia Roll
Sponsor: Virginia Animal Law Society
Table 1
Thursday, March 23, 2017
7:00 AM-7:00 PM

Paw Review

Paw Review is an annual fundraiser where the pet photos of students and faculty compete to be the law school’s most loved pet. Votes are taken by donation to the favorite pet photo. There will be prizes for pet who raises the most money. This year, donations will be given to the Fluvanna SPCA, a local shelter in dire need of funds to support its medical programs and construction of pet exercise pens.

Contact: Alicia Roll
Sponsor: Virginia Animal Law Society
Table 1
Friday, March 24, 2017
7:00 AM-7:00 PM

Paw Review

Paw Review is an annual fundraiser where the pet photos of students and faculty compete to be the law school’s most loved pet. Votes are taken by donation to the favorite pet photo. There will be prizes for pet who raises the most money. This year, donations will be given to the Fluvanna SPCA, a local shelter in dire need of funds to support its medical programs and construction of pet exercise pens.

Contact: Alicia Roll
Sponsor: Virginia Animal Law Society
Table 1
Saturday, March 25, 2017
12:00 AM-10:00 PM

The Libel Show

Tech Rehearsal for the Libel Show

Contact: Joshua Freda

Caplin Auditorium
Saturday, March 25, 2017
8:00 AM-8:00 PM

Lile Moot Court Final Competition

Contact: Paul Atkinson
Sponsor: Moot Court Board
Caplin Pavilion
Tuesday, March 28, 2017
6:00 PM-11:00 PM

The Libel Show

Dress Rehearsal for the Libel Show

Contact: Joshua Freda
Sponsor: Libel Show
Caplin Auditorium
Thursday, March 30, 2017
12:00 AM-6:00 PM

The Libel Show

Show Night 1 for the Libel Show

Contact: Joshua Freda
Sponsor: Libel Show
Caplin Auditorium
Friday, March 31, 2017
12:00 AM-11:00 PM

The Libel Show

Show Night 2 for the Libel Show

Contact: Joshua Freda
Sponsor: Libel Show
Caplin Auditorium
Sunday, April 2, 2017
12:00 PM-6:00 PM

The Libel Show

Clean up for the Libel Show

Contact: Joshua Freda

Caplin Auditorium
Thursday, April 6, 2017
4:00 PM-7:30 PM

Women in Public Service

This event is a unique opportunity for law students to meet with women attorneys succeeding in public service and to hear their insights and perspectives. The evening's format will include panel and roundtable discussions followed by a networking reception. Please email VLWPublicService@gmail.com with any questions.

Contact: Cassandra Jonas
Sponsor: Virginia Law Women
Caplin Pavilion
Friday, April 7, 2017
8:00 AM-5:00 PM

Virginia Tax Study Group

Contact: Teri Johnson
Sponsor: Dean's Office
Lounge1
Friday, April 7, 2017
8:00 AM-9:00 PM

Virginia Tax Study Group

Contact: Teri Johnson
Sponsor: Dean's Office
Purcell Reading Room
Friday, April 7, 2017
10:00 AM-2:00 PM

Virginia Tax Study Group

Contact: Teri Johnson
Sponsor: Dean's Office
WB128
Thursday, April 20, 2017
5:00 PM-8:00 PM

Charge to the Class

Contact: Sami Al-Marzoog
Sponsor: Student Bar Association (SBA)
Caplin Pavilion
Friday, April 21, 2017
3:00 PM-5:30 PM

Chair Lecture with Professor Rich Hynes

Contact: Teri Johnson
Sponsor: Dean's Office
Caplin Pavilion
Friday, April 21, 2017
3:30 PM-5:00 PM

Faculty Workshop with Professor Rich Hynes, UVA

Friday Faculty Workshop

Contact: Rose Jowdy
Sponsor: Law School
FacLounge
Friday, April 28, 2017
12:00 AM-12:00 AM

Classes End

Sponsor: Law School
Saturday, April 29, 2017
12:00 AM-12:00 AM

Reading Period

Sponsor: Law School
Sunday, April 30, 2017
12:00 AM-12:00 AM

Reading Period

Sponsor: Law School
Monday, May 1, 2017
12:00 AM-12:00 AM

Exam Period

Sponsor: Law School
Tuesday, May 2, 2017
12:00 AM-12:00 AM

Exam Period

Sponsor: Law School
Wednesday, May 3, 2017
12:00 AM-12:00 AM

Exam Period

Sponsor: Law School
Thursday, May 4, 2017
12:00 AM-12:00 AM

Exam Period

Sponsor: Law School
Friday, May 5, 2017
12:00 AM-12:00 AM

Exam Period

Sponsor: Law School
Saturday, May 6, 2017
12:00 AM-12:00 AM

Exam Period

Sponsor: Law School
Sunday, May 7, 2017
12:00 AM-12:00 AM

Exam Period

Sponsor: Law School
Monday, May 8, 2017
12:00 AM-12:00 AM

Exam Period

Sponsor: Law School
Tuesday, May 9, 2017
12:00 AM-12:00 AM

Exam Period

Sponsor: Law School
Wednesday, May 10, 2017
12:00 AM-12:00 AM

Exam Period

Sponsor: Law School
Thursday, May 11, 2017
12:00 AM-12:00 AM

Exam Period

Sponsor: Law School
Friday, May 12, 2017
12:00 AM-12:00 AM

Exam Period

Sponsor: Law School
Sunday, May 21, 2017
1:15 AM-4:00 AM

Commencement/Graduation

Click on the link above for details on graduation (schedule, parking, directions, maps).

Sponsor: Law School
Holcombe T. Green Lawn
Thursday, June 1, 2017
12:00 AM-12:00 AM

The Goals of Racial Justice Reform

Contact: Teri Johnson
Sponsor: Faculty
Caplin Pavilion
Monday, August 14, 2017
12:00 AM

Orientation for LL.M. students

Begins week of August 14.

Sponsor: Law School
Monday, August 21, 2017
12:00 AM-12:00 AM

Orientation for First-year,Transfer, and Exchange Students

Sponsor: Law School
Tuesday, August 22, 2017
12:00 AM-12:00 AM

Orientation for First-year,Transfer, and Exchange Students

Sponsor: Law School
Wednesday, August 23, 2017
12:00 AM-12:00 AM

First Year Classes Begin

Sponsor: Law School
Wednesday, August 30, 2017
12:00 AM-12:00 AM

Upper-Level Class Begin

Sponsor: Law School
Wednesday, September 6, 2017
4:00 PM

Add/Drop Period Ends

Sponsor: Law School
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
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
Wednesday, December 6, 2017
12:00 AM-12:00 AM

Classes End

Sponsor: Law School
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
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 Periods

Sponsor: Law School
Saturday, December 16, 2017
12:00 AM-12:00 AM

Exam Periods

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 Periods

Sponsor: Law School
Tuesday, December 19, 2017
12:00 AM-12:00 AM

Exam Periods

Sponsor: Law School
Wednesday, December 20, 2017
12:00 AM-12:00 AM

Exam Periods

Sponsor: Law School
Thursday, December 21, 2017
12:00 AM-12:00 AM

Exam Periods

Sponsor: Law School

Legal Profession

Wednesday, March 15, 2017
12:00 PM-1:00 PM

Latham & Watkins Attorneys Discuss Recent Supreme Court Victory in Fisher v. University of Texas

Attorneys from Latham & Watkins will discuss their recent Supreme Court victory in Fisher v. University of Texas and the firm's commitment to diversity through their pro bono representation of clients in such matters.

Contact: Marit Spekman
Sponsor: Career Services
Caplin Pavilion

Politics

Thursday, March 2, 2017
11:00 AM-1:00 PM

Texas AG Ken Paxton

Contact: Abby Hollenstein
Sponsor: Federalist Society
Purcell Reading Room

Public Service

Monday, March 13, 2017
12:00 PM-1:00 PM

Inside the DOJ's Honors Program

Contact: Andrew Broaddus
Sponsor: Public Service Center
WB104
Tuesday, March 21, 2017
11:30 AM-1:30 PM

PILA Grant Acceptance Form Drop Off

Students who have received a PILA Grant for the summer can submit their acceptance forms during one of three sessions: Mar. 21, 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m.; Mar. 24 11:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m.; Mar. 24 2:00-4:00 p.m.. Students must sign up for an individual time slot through the Events tab in Symplicity in order to submit forms.

Contact: Andrew Broaddus
Sponsor: Public Service Center
WB127
Friday, March 24, 2017
11:00 AM-1:00 PM

PILA Grant Acceptance Form Drop Off

Students who have received a PILA Grant for the summer can submit their acceptance forms during one of three sessions:  Mar. 21, 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m.; Mar. 24 11:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m.; Mar. 24 2:00-4:00 p.m. Students must sign up for an individual time slot through the Events tab in Symplicity in order to submit forms.

Contact: Andrew Broaddus
Sponsor: Public Service Center
WB127
Friday, March 24, 2017
2:00 PM-4:00 PM

PILA Grant Acceptance Form Drop Off

Students who have received a PILA Grant for the summer can submit their acceptance forms during one of three sessions:  Mar. 21, 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m.; Mar. 24 11:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m.; Mar. 24 2:00-4:00 p.m. Students must sign up for an individual time slot through the Events tab in Symplicity in order to submit forms.

Contact: Andrew Broaddus
Sponsor: Public Service Center
WB127
Monday, March 27, 2017
12:00 PM-2:00 PM

Judge Pam Reeves Kingston Coal Ash Talk

Judge Pam Reeves (Eastern Distric, Tenn.) will discuss her work as a mediator in the multi-party case that arose from the massive coal ash spill in Kingston, Tenn. in 2008. Judge Reeves will discuss the history of the fuel plant, the spill itself, the litigation as it developed over the course of 4 years and the mediation process, including some of the non-traditional techniques she and her co-mediator used to finally bring closure.

Contact: James Dennison
Sponsor: Virginia Environmental Law Forum
Caplin Pavilion
Monday, March 27, 2017
3:00 PM-4:00 PM

Service to American Consumers: Careers at the FTC

Henry Su '90 will talk about different avenues for antitrust practice at the FTC as counsel to the Commissioners and in the Bureau of Competition.

Contact: Annie Kim
Sponsor: Public Service Center
WB129

Religion and Law

Monday, February 27, 2017
12:00 PM-1:00 PM

ACS Lunch With Micah Schwartzman: Religious Liberty in the Age of Trump

Professor Micah Schwartzman will discuss religious liberty under the Trump Administration. Lunch will be provided.

Contact: William Haynes
Sponsor: American Consitution Society for Law and Policy
WB129
Thursday, March 16, 2017
11:30 AM-1:00 PM

Finding Happiness and Balance in a Legal Career

This talk will feature Fr. Dominic Legge, OP of the Thomistic Institute.

Contact: Robert Smith
Sponsor: St. Thomas More Society
WB101

Student Life

Monday, March 13, 2017
11:00 AM-2:00 PM

The Pros and Cons of Student Athletes Being Paid

A panel on whether student athletes have a legal right to be paid, the pros and cons of their payment. Co-hosted with the Virginia Employment and Labor Law Association.

Contact: Nel-Sylvia Guzman
Sponsor: Virginia Sports Law Society
Purcell Reading Room
Wednesday, March 15, 2017
5:00 PM-8:00 PM

SBA- Student/Faculty Wine and Cheese Event

Contact: Janelle De La Torre
Sponsor: Student Bar Association (SBA)
Caplin Pavilion
Monday, March 20, 2017
12:00 PM-1:30 PM

Firm Spotlight: Steptoe & Johnson

Attorneys from Steptoe & Johnson will give an overview of litigation practice groups at a big law firm and provide specifics about Steptoe's litigation practice. 

Contact: Camille Grant
Sponsor: Black Law Students Association
WB128
Wednesday, March 22, 2017
12:00 PM-1:00 PM

Women of Color General Body Meeting

Come out to Women of Color's general body meeting on Wednesday, March 22nd at noon. We will be having elections to determine members of the 2017-18 Women of Color board.

Contact: Jasmine Esmailbegui
Sponsor: Women of Color
WB103
Tuesday, March 28, 2017
11:00 AM-1:00 PM

Student Loan Reports Distributed

The U.S. Department of Education requires that all student loan borrowers complete exit counseling. Additionally, the School of Law requires that all borrowers attend an in-person group counseling session. Prior to the session, we will provide you with a listing of your federal student loans, and arrange for you to pick that listing up from the financial aid staff at Table 6 in Hunton Williams Hall. Students will need to present their ID in person to pick up their information. No student may pick up information for another student.

Contact: Jennifer Hulvey
Sponsor: Financial Aid Office
Table 6
Wednesday, March 29, 2017
11:00 AM-1:00 PM

Student Loan Reports Distributed

The U.S. Department of Education requires that all student loan borrowers complete exit counseling. Additionally, the School of Law requires that all borrowers attend an in-person group counseling session. Prior to the session, we will provide you with a listing of your federal student loans, and arrange for you to pick that listing up from the financial aid staff at Table 6 in Hunton Williams Hall. Students will need to present their ID in person to pick up their information. No student may pick up information for another student.

Contact: Jennifer Hulvey
Sponsor: Financial Aid Office
Table 6
Thursday, March 30, 2017
11:00 AM-1:00 PM

Student Loan Reports Distributed

The U.S. Department of Education requires that all student loan borrowers complete exit counseling. Additionally, the School of Law requires that all borrowers attend an in-person group counseling session. Prior to the session, we will provide you with a listing of your federal student loans, and arrange for you to pick that listing up from the financial aid staff at Table 6 in Hunton Williams Hall. Students will need to present their ID in person to pick up their information. No student may pick up information for another student.

Contact: Jennifer Hulvey
Sponsor: Financial Aid Office
Table 6
Monday, April 3, 2017
11:45 AM-1:00 PM

Student Loan Exit Counseling

Information covered in student loan exit counseling will include: contacting your lenders; loan repayment options; loan deferment, forbearance and consolidation; debt management strategies and tax benefits; Income-Based Repayment (IBR) and Federal Public Service Loan Forgiveness, and the Virginia Loan Forgiveness Program. It will be an information-packed hour, and we will be available for questions following the presentation. If you have borrowed student loans during your time here at UVA Law, schedule to attend the session offered in Caplin Auditorium.

Contact: Jennifer Hulvey
Sponsor: Financial Aid Office
Caplin Auditorium