Upcoming Events

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Admissions

Thursday, March 21, 2019

Admitted Students Open House

Contact: Ashley Merritt
Sponsor: Admissions
Friday, March 22, 2019
12:00 PM-8:00 PM

Admitted Students Open House

Contact: Ashley Merritt
Sponsor: Admissions

Alumni

Thursday, February 21, 2019
11:45 AM

NYC Alumni Luncheon

11:45 a.m. reception, 12:15 p.m. luncheon

Contact: Alumni Relations
Sponsor: Alumni Relations
Yale Club
Thursday, February 21, 2019
6:00 PM

Feb Club in LA

Contact: Lisa Steen Proctor ’89

West LA, The Upper West, 3321 Pico Blvd, Santa Monica, CA
Thursday, February 28, 2019
6:00 PM

Feb Club in OC

Contact: Lisa Steen Proctor ’89

Orange County, El Torito Grill, 1910 Main Street, Irvine, CA
Thursday, March 21, 2019
6:30 PM-8:00 PM

Northern Virginia Alumni Reception

Contact: Alumni Relations
Sponsor: Alumni Relations
Ritz-Carlton, Tysons Corner
Friday, May 10, 2019

Law Alumni Weekend

Contact: Alumni Relations
Sponsor: Alumni Relations
University of Virginia School of Law
Saturday, May 11, 2019

Law Alumni Weekend

Contact: Alumni Relations
Sponsor: Alumni Relations
University of Virginia School of Law
Sunday, May 12, 2019
10:00 AM

Law Alumni Weekend

Contact: Alumni Relations
Sponsor: Alumni Relations
University of Virginia School of Law
Tuesday, June 4, 2019
11:45 AM

Washington, D.C., Alumni Luncheon

11:45 a.m. reception, 12:15 p.m. luncheon

 

Contact: Alumni Relations
Sponsor: Alumni Relations
The Willard
Wednesday, June 12, 2019
6:00 PM-7:30 PM

Richmond Alumni Reception

Contact: Alumni Relations
Sponsor: Alumni Relations
Jefferson Hotel

Career

Wednesday, February 20, 2019
4:00 PM-7:15 PM

Women in Big Law

Panels from 4-5 p.m. in the Purcell Reading Room and WB126 will precede the reception at 5:15-7:15 p.m. in Caplin Pavilion. Panelists will speak about mentorship, becoming a partner and work-life balance. Attorneys from cities across the country will attend (listed in the poster). Light refreshments will be served. Register

Contact: Rachel Staub
Sponsor: Virginia Law Women
Purcell Reading Room, Caplin Pavilion, WB126
Thursday, February 21, 2019
5:30 PM-8:00 PM

West Coast Wahoos Firm Panel and Reception

Contact: Virginia Baldwin
Sponsor: West Coast Wahoos
Purcell Reading Room
Monday, March 25, 2019
11:20 AM-1:35 PM

Jennifer Mascott Event

Jeniffer Mascott will discuss administrative law. 

Contact: Christian Rice
Sponsor: Federalist Society
WB101
Tuesday, April 9, 2019
3:40 PM-5:30 PM

The Academic Career Path

Considering a career in academia? Learn more from professors Rich Schragger and Molly Brady.

Contact: Lauren Parker
Sponsor: Career Services
WB102

Constitutional Law

Thursday, February 21, 2019
12:00 PM-2:00 PM

The Foreign Policy of the Future

Join ACS, Professor Melody Barnes and Jake Sullivan for a wide-ranging conversation about building a progressive American foreign policy.

Contact: William Haynes
Sponsor: American Consitution Society for Law and Policy
Purcell Reading Room
Friday, February 22, 2019
3:00 PM-8:30 PM

American Constitution Society Student Convention

Join luminaries in law for the national student convention for the American Constitution Society for Law and Policy. The event kicks off  Friday in Caplin Auditorium with two sessions, followed by the keynote speech by Cyrus Habib at Darden's Abbott Center Dining room. Register to Attend

Sponsor: American Constitution Society
Caplin Auditorium
Saturday, February 23, 2019
9:00 AM-8:00 PM

American Constitution Society Student Convention

Join luminaries in law for the national student convention for the American Constitution Society for Law and Policy. Saturday's speakers include Dahlia Lithwick, Khizr Khan, Judge Pamela Harris, Judge L. Felipe Restrepo, Judge Carlton Reeves and Justice Anita Earls. Register to Attend

Sponsor: American Constitution Society
Caplin Auditorium and various locations
Thursday, February 28, 2019
9:45 AM-5:00 PM

Originalism Symposium

The Federalist Society is hosting a full day of panel discussions, debates and a re-argument of the Slaughter-House Cases. Speakers include Judge Diane Sykes, Judge Thomas Griffith, Clark Neily, Mark Pulliam, Elbert Lin, Dominic Draye and more. 9:45 a.m., Introduction by Judge Griffith (D.C. Circuit); 10-11:20 a.m., The Due Process Clause: Its Original Meaning and Future Application; 11:30 a.m.-12:50 p.m., Lunch and Keynote Debate: Judicial Engagement v. Judicial Restraint; 1-2:20 p.m., Originalism Where the Text Runs Out; 2:40-4 p.m., Slaughter-House Cases Re-Argued; 4-5 p.m., Reception.

Contact: Jana Minich
Sponsor: Federalist Society
Caplin Pavilion
Monday, March 18, 2019
1:00 PM-2:00 PM

The Foreign Policy of the Future

Contact: William Haynes
Sponsor: American Consitution Society for Law and Policy
Purcell Reading Room

Criminal Law

Tuesday, March 5, 2019
3:30 PM-6:00 PM

Panel on the War on Drugs

As part of Student’s Week Against Mass Incarceration, the panel will focus on how the war on drugs contributes to mass incarceration.

Contact: Jamie Almallen
Sponsor: Virginia Law in Prison Project
WB128

Faculty

Friday, February 22, 2019
11:30 AM-12:50 PM

Faculty Workshop, Kish Parella of Washington and Lee University

Contact: Teri Johnson
Sponsor: Faculty
Faculty Lounge
Friday, March 1, 2019
11:30 AM-12:50 PM

Faculty Workshop, Dan Kahan of Yale University

Contact: Teri Johnson
Sponsor: Faculty
Faculty Lounge
Friday, March 22, 2019
11:30 AM-12:50 PM

Faculty Workshop, Nora Engstrom of Stanford University

Contact: Teri Johnson
Sponsor: Faculty
Faculty Lounge
Friday, March 29, 2019
11:30 AM-12:50 PM

Faculty Workshop, Aditya Bamzai

Contact: Teri Johnson
Sponsor: Faculty
Faculty Lounge
Friday, April 5, 2019
11:30 AM-12:50 PM

Faculty Workshop, Kristen Eichensehr of UCLA

Contact: Teri Johnson
Sponsor: Faculty
Faculty Lounge
Friday, April 12, 2019
12:00 PM-1:15 PM

Faculty Workshop, Chris Serkin of Vanderbilt University

Contact: Teri Johnson
Sponsor: Faculty
Faculty Lounge
Friday, April 19, 2019
11:30 AM-12:50 PM

Faculty Workshop, Danielle Citron of University of Maryland

Contact: Teri Johnson
Sponsor: Faculty
Faculty Lounge

International/National Security Law

Tuesday, February 19, 2019
12:00 PM-4:45 PM

The Corporate Dilemma: Balancing Social Responsibility and Profitability Across Borders

Business leaders and academics will discuss corporations’ responses and responsibilities in tackling global dilemmas. Keynote speaker Matthew Fass ’93 is president of his family’s seafood company, Maritime Products International.

Contact: Clare Myers
Sponsor: Virginia Journal Of International Law
Caplin Pavilion

Jurisprudence and Courts

Thursday, March 7, 2019
11:30 AM-1:00 PM

"What's So Bad About Inefficiency? Why Our Constitution is Better Than Britain's," With Judge Trevor McFadden

Contact: Jana Minich
Sponsor: Federalist Society
Caplin Pavilion

Law and Economics

Tuesday, February 26, 2019
11:30 AM-12:50 PM

Law and Economics Workshop, Ken Ayotte (UC Berkeley)

Contact: Ginny Clayton
Sponsor: Law & Economics
Faculty Lounge
Tuesday, March 26, 2019
11:30 AM-12:50 PM

Law and Economics Workshop, Claudia Landeo (University of Alberta)

Contact: Ginny Clayton
Sponsor: Law & Economics
Faculty Lounge
Tuesday, April 9, 2019
11:30 AM-12:50 PM

Law and Economics Workshop, Anne Piehl (Rutgers)

Contact: Ginny Clayton
Sponsor: Law & Economics
Faculty Lounge
Tuesday, April 23, 2019
11:30 AM-12:50 PM

Law and Economics Workshop, Rachel Potter (UVA)

Contact: Ginny Clayton
Sponsor: Law & Economics
Faculty Lounge

Law School

Sunday, March 10, 2019

Spring Break 

Sponsor: UVA Law
Monday, March 11, 2019

Spring Break

Sponsor: UVA Law
Tuesday, March 12, 2019

Spring Break

Sponsor: UVA Law
Wednesday, March 13, 2019

Spring Break

Sponsor: UVA Law
Thursday, March 14, 2019

Spring Break

Sponsor: UVA Law
Friday, March 15, 2019

Spring Break

Sponsor: UVA Law
Friday, April 26, 2019

Classes End

Sponsor: UVA Law
Monday, April 29, 2019

Exam Period

Sponsor: UVA Law
Tuesday, April 30, 2019

Exam Period

Contact: UVA Law

Wednesday, May 1, 2019

Exam Period

Sponsor: UVA Law
Thursday, May 2, 2019

Exam Period

Sponsor: UVA Law
Friday, May 3, 2019
12:00 AM-3:30 PM

Exam Period

Sponsor: UVA Law
Saturday, May 4, 2019

Exam Period

Sponsor: UVA Law
Sunday, May 5, 2019

Exam Period

Sponsor: UVA Law
Monday, May 6, 2019

Exam Period

Sponsor: UVA Law
Wednesday, May 8, 2019

Exam Period

Sponsor: UVA Law
Friday, May 10, 2019

Exam Period

Sponsor: UVA Law
Sunday, May 19, 2019

Commencement/Graduation

Sponsor: UVA Law

Legal History

Tuesday, March 5, 2019
11:30 AM-12:50 PM

Legal History Workshop, Lindsay Robertson (University of Oklahoma)

Contact: Ginny Clayton
Sponsor: Faculty
Faculty Lounge
Tuesday, March 19, 2019
11:30 AM-12:50 PM

Legal History Workshop, Jonathan Gienapp (Stanford)

Contact: Ginny Clayton
Sponsor: Faculty
Faculty Lounge
Tuesday, April 2, 2019
11:30 AM-12:50 PM

JD/MA Student Presentations

Contact: Ginny Clayton
Sponsor: Faculty
Faculty Lounge
Tuesday, April 16, 2019
11:30 AM-12:50 PM

Legal History Workshop, Barbara Welke (University of Minnesota)

Contact: Ginny Clayton
Sponsor: Faculty
Faculty Lounge

Politics

Friday, March 1, 2019
12:00 PM-2:00 PM

"A Conversation With General Wesley K. Clark," Student Legal Forum

The Student Legal Forum will host retired Gen. Wesley K. Clark for a bipartisan discussion encouraging young adults to enter the modern political arena. Clark has led a long career in public service, including 38 years in the army. He previously served as NATO supreme allied commander, Europe and has received the presidential medal of freedom, the defense distinguished service medal, honorary knighthoods from the UK and the Netherlands, among others. Refreshments will be served.
Contact: Hunter Hampton
Sponsor: Student Legal Forum
Caplin Pavilion
Tuesday, March 5, 2019

Journal of Law & Politics Symposium

Sponsor: Journal of Law & Politics
Caplin Pavilion

Public Service

Monday, March 25, 2019
12:00 PM-1:00 PM

Postgraduate Fellowships 101

Interested in child advocacy? Hoping to create a medical-legal partnership? Can't wait to put those lawyering skills to use representing low-income tenants in housing cases? Learn about project-based fellowships, important timelines and successful strategies from the Public Service Center and past fellows. We will focus on Skadden, Equal Justice Works and Powell fellowships. Lunch will be provided for those who RSVP through Symplicity by March 22.

Contact: Amanda Yale
Sponsor: Public Service Center
WB103

Student Life

Monday, February 18, 2019

Everyday People: Images of Black Life at UVA Law (Through Feb. 28)

This photography exhibit highlights the contribution of black students, staff and faculty to the everyday fabric of life at the law school from 1950 to the present.

Sponsor: Library
Library 2nd Floor
Friday, February 22, 2019
12:00 PM-1:30 PM

APALSA, WOC, SALSA Journal Tryout Info Session

Informational session will discuss journal tryouts and VLR for APALSA, SALSA and WOC members.

Contact: Jessica Rennert
Sponsor: Asian Pacific American Law Students Association
WB128
Monday, February 25, 2019

Everyday People: Images of Black Life at UVA Law (Through Feb. 28)

This photography exhibit highlights the contribution of black students, staff and faculty to the everyday fabric of life at the law school from 1950 to the present.

Sponsor: Library
Library 2nd Floor
Monday, February 25, 2019
1:00 PM-2:00 PM

Common Law Grounds Event

Contact: Kendall Burchard
Sponsor: Common Law Grounds
Caplin Pavilion
Monday, February 25, 2019
4:45 PM-4:45 PM

Deadline for Non-1L Students to Submit an Upper-Level Writing Requirement Special Request Form

Download the form.

Sponsor: Student Records Office
Tuesday, March 19, 2019
9:00 AM-4:00 PM

3L Giving Campaign

Tabling for the 3L Giving Campaign

Contact: Robert Pomeroy
Sponsor: Student Bar Association (SBA)
Hunton & Williams Hall
Wednesday, March 20, 2019
9:00 AM-4:00 PM

3L Giving Campaign

Tabling for the 3L Giving Campaign

Contact: Robert Pomeroy
Sponsor: Student Bar Association (SBA)
Hunton & Williams Hall
Thursday, March 21, 2019
9:00 AM-4:00 PM

3L Giving Campaign

Tabling for the 3L Giving Campaign

Contact: Robert Pomeroy
Sponsor: Student Bar Association (SBA)
Hunton & Williams Hall
Tuesday, March 26, 2019
3:45 PM-5:00 PM

Real World Finances: Budgeting for Life

Led by Financial Aid staff, Budgeting for Life will teach basic budgeting and personal financial management skills. Students are invited to come and learn how to take control of their finances and develop the skills they will need to manage their resources, now and in the future.

Contact: Jennifer Hulvey
Sponsor: Financial Aid Office
WB128
Thursday, March 28, 2019
7:30 PM-10:30 PM

Libel Show

Join us for the 111th Libel Show, UVA Law’s (ideally) funniest, (definitely) oldest, and most absurd institution. Doors open at 7 p.m., show starts at 7:30 p.m.

Contact: John Dao
Sponsor: Libel Show
Caplin Auditorium
Friday, March 29, 2019
7:30 PM-10:30 PM

Libel Show

The 111th Libel Show, UVA Law’s funniest and oldest institution. Doors open at 7 p.m., show starts at 7:30 p.m.

Contact: John Dao
Sponsor: Libel Show
Caplin Auditorium
Saturday, March 30, 2019
7:30 PM-10:30 PM

Libel Show

The 111th Libel Show, UVA Law’s funniest, oldest institution. Doors open at 7 p.m., show starts at 7:30 p.m.

Contact: John Dao
Sponsor: Libel Show
Caplin Auditorium
Thursday, April 25, 2019
5:00 PM-7:00 PM

Charge to the Class of 2019

Contact: Robert Pomeroy
Sponsor: Student Bar Association (SBA)
Caplin Pavilion

Tax Law

Friday, April 12, 2019
8:00 AM-5:00 PM

Virginia Tax Study Group

Contact: Ginny Clayton

TBD