Dean of Students Office Event

Keystone Program: Realistic Ethics for Starting Attorneys with Ruta Stropus

Date: 
10.29.2015
Location: 
Room III

All new attorneys will face varying degrees of issues that will involve both their professional judgment and some understanding of the ethical rules involved in their first few years of practice.  In order to better prepare University of Chicago Law Students to meet and face those issues, Ruta Stropus, Director of Attorney Recruitment and Professional Devel

Keystone Points: 
10
Category: 
Professional Judgment & Ethics

Keystone Program: Fall Visit to the Chicago Courts

Date: 
10.23.2015
Location: 
Daley Center & Dirksen Federal Building

All lawyers should understand how to navigate a courthouse and have the opportunity to observe court proceedings prior to becoming practicing lawyers.  The Office of the Dean of Students is coordinating a visit to the Daley Center and the Dirksen Federal Building on the morning of October 23, 2015 for students to tour the buildings, observe court proceedings, and mingle with both stat

Keystone Points: 
30
Category: 
Practical Skills

Keystone Program: Making the Most of a Mentoring Relationship

Date: 
10.19.2015
Location: 
Room V

Developing and maintaining relationships with mentors (whether formal or informal) is an important part of every successful attorney's career. Drawing on her own experiences, Dean Gardner will present a program that is designed to provide law students with information on how to get the most out of relationships with mentors.

Keystone Points: 
10
Category: 
Managing & Building Your Career

Kapnick Initiative Introverts/Extroverts Module

Date: 
10.01.2015
Location: 
Room II

Following up on the Kapnick Leadership Development Initiative Retreat, this optional module goes deep on the Hogan Personality Inventory sociability scale to discuss and examine the difference between extroverts and introverts, and determine the best strategies for growing and working together.  Keystone points will be awarded for this program and lunch will be provided

Keystone Points: 
10
Category: 
Emotional Intelligence & Diversity

Autumn Family Day

Date: 
10.03.2015
Location: 
Green Lounge

Join students, staff, faculty and their families for Family Day at the Law School. Friends, significant others, partners, spouses, family members, and children are all welcome to join in the festivities. There will be plenty of food, refreshments, and family-friendly activities, including balloon animals, face-painting, a musical session with the Wiggleworms, and much more.

Student Organization Treasurer Meeting [Make-Up]

Date: 
10.01.2015
Location: 
Room V

All treasurers for student organizations are required to attend this meeting or the other option on Wednes

Office of the Dean of Students Welcome Back BBQ

Date: 
10.01.2015
Location: 
Green Lounge

Join the Office of the Dean of Students for a barbeque celebrating the beginning of the school year and meet some of the Law School’s student organizations.

International Immersion Program Information Session

Date: 
10.08.2015
Location: 
Room V
Contact info (email or phone): 

Aican Nguyen aican@uchicago.edu

The University of Chicago Law School offers three international immersion trips for the 2015–2016 school year. One Winter Break IIP trip will be offered in Bahrain, Qatar, and United Arab Emirates (Gulf Trip) and two Spring Break trips will be offered: one in Argentina and one in Japan.

How to Write Like a (Good) Lawyer

Date: 
10.14.2015
Location: 
Room V

Lawyers have a reputation for being bad writers.

Keystone Points: 
10
Category: 
Practical Skills

Successful Oral Advocacy Tips from an Appellate Practitioner

Date: 
10.05.2015
Location: 
Room V

Join Steve Sanders, Associate Professor at the Indiana University Maurer School of Law and former Lecturer in Law at the Law School, for a discussion on effective oral advocacy on the first day of the Supreme Court's 2015-2016 term. Sponsored by the Office of the Dean of Students.

Keystone Points: 
10
Category: 
Practical Skills
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