Dean of Students Office Event

Aligning Generational Differences in the Workplace

Date: 
11.06.2014
Location: 
Room V

Experts say that four generations are now working together in the workplace, and the legal workplace is no different. Intergenerational  differences, including differences in communication preferences and work styles, can dramatically impact the workplace, leading to friction  and misunderstandings.

Keystone Points: 
10
Category: 
Managing & Building Your Career

Wellness Wednesday Activity: Carillon Recital and Tower Climb

Date: 
11.05.2014
Location: 
VCA Desk

Come and climb the 271 to the top of the tower. The Carillon recital will begin at 5:00pm.  The views
from the top are spectacular and the experience of seeing and hearing the bells played from high in the tower is unforgettable. Please bring your UChicago ID.

Keystone Points: 
10
Category: 
The Well-Rounded Lawyer

Wellness Wednesday: Law School Wellness Fair

Date: 
11.05.2014
Location: 
North Green Lounge

Join the Office of the Dean of Students for the Law School Wellness Fair.

Keystone Points: 
10
Category: 
The Well-Rounded Lawyer

Business Etiquette: Making a Good First Impression at Interviews, Social Events, and More featuring Dr. Sharon Meit Abrahams

Date: 
11.03.2014
Location: 
Room V

A solid first impression is the key to making a lasting impression. Being an outstanding student is key to getting a foot in the door, but presenting yourself as a professional, well-mannered associate is how you will get a key to the door. Join us for an interactive discussion with Dr.

Keystone Points: 
10
Category: 
Interpersonal Skills

HaLAWeen

Date: 
10.31.2014
Location: 
Green Lounge

Join us for HaLAWeen in the Green Lounge from 12:00-2:00 pm. Stop by for an Affy Tapple, Halloween candy, and even get a jump on your costume by getting your face painted. Guess the number of candies filling the Phoenix Cup to be eligible for great prizes.

The Language of Leadership: How to Say the Right Thing at the Right Time to the Right Person featuring Patrick Barry, '12

Date: 
10.16.2014
Location: 
Room V

This three-part workshop, which will meet again in the Winter and Spring Quarters, is designed to help you write like you - only better. The organizing theme is the language of leadership, but you certainly don't need to be an aspiring managing partner to attend. All you need is to want to become a better writer.

Keystone Points: 
10
Category: 
Written Communication

Autumn Quarter Write-In

Date: 
10.25.2014
Location: 
Rooms 1 & Room A

The Autumn Quarter Write-In is a 1-day program geared toward students who need a little structure to complete outstanding papers.  The Law School provides a quiet environment, lunch and snacks, and a proctor to ensure the environment remains quiet and that students adhere to the Write-In rules. Student participants set the rules at the beginning of the day.

Wellness Wednesday Activity: Tour of Ratner Athletics Center

Date: 
10.08.2014
Location: 
Meet at the VCA Desk

Take a break from studying and join us for a tour of the Ratner Athletics Center. Organized by the Office of the Dean of Students as part of its Wellness Wednesday programming.

Keystone Points: 
10
Category: 
The Well-Rounded Lawyer

Wellness Wednesday Program: Strategies for Surviving and Thriving in Law School

Date: 
10.08.2014
Location: 
Room V

Join your Academic Counselors for a panel discussion on the tips and tricks to surviving and thriving in law school. They will give advice and share success stories, studying tips, talk about managing workload, managing stress, and when/who to ask for help. 

Keystone Points: 
10
Category: 
The Well-Rounded Lawyer

Celebrating Diversity Reception

Date: 
10.08.2014
Location: 
North Green Lounge

Dean Michael H. Schill and Dean of Students Amy M. Gardner invite you to a Reception Celebrating Diversity at the Law School

Harold J. Green Law Lounge
The University of Chicago Law School
1111 East 60th Street

This event is generously sponsored by Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom, LLP.