Dean of Students Office Event

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 strategies for working together.  

This event is open to all students and welcomes participation from 2Ls & 3Ls!

Keystone Points: 
10
Category: 
Emotional Intelligence & Diversity

Lunch with Alumni Leaders

Date: 
09.25.2015
Location: 
Green Lounge

The Law School's Alumni Leaders return to impart their knowledge and wisdom to the incoming Class of 2018.  The students are matched with Alumni based on their career interests and have the opportunity to dine with them in small groups during orientation.  Before dessert, the Alumni will switch tables, giving students an opportunity to hear about different career paths. 

Keystone Points: 
10
Category: 
Managing & Building Your Career

Becoming a Better Student & Lawyer: Moving Beyond Technical Skills

Date: 
09.22.2015
Location: 
Auditorium

A panel of leaders in the legal profession discuss the qualities, skills, and characteristics that make one a better student and lawyer beyond simply the technical and proficiency skills relied on by most people.

The panelists are:

Matthew C. Crowl, ’89, Partner, Schiff Hardin LLP

Keystone Points: 
10
Category: 
Managing & Building Your Career

2015 1L Orientation Pro Bono Project

Date: 
09.21.2015
Location: 
Various Rooms On Campus

Welcome Class of 2018!

Keystone Points: 
15
Category: 
Legal Community Citizenship

What We Bring to the Conversation: Examining Cultural Dexterity Through Our Own Lenses

Date: 
09.21.2015
Location: 
Green Lounge

George Walker is a member of the White House Commission on Historically Black Colleges & Universities, and the Manager of Diversity and Inclusion at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Centers.  He will visit the Law School and will be speaking on the topic "What we bring to the conversation: examining cultural dexterity through our own lenses."

Keystone Points: 
15
Category: 
Emotional Intelligence & Diversity

Diversity Panel & Welcome Class of 2018 Reception at Sidley Austin LLP

Date: 
09.21.2015
Location: 
Sidley Austin LLP, One South Dearborn, Chicago, IL, 60603

The Asian Pacific American Law Students Association, Black Law Students Association, Latino/a Law Students Association, Law Women's Caucus, OutLaw, and the South Asian Law Students Association with Sidley Austin, LLP present a panel to discuss succeeding as a diverse law student and lawyer followed by a networking reception to Welcome the Class of 2018

Keystone Points: 
10
Category: 
Emotional Intelligence & Diversity
Category: 
Managing & Building Your Career

End of the Year BBQ

Date: 
05.15.2015
Location: 
North Green Lounge

Join your fellow classmates and celebrate your hard work this year with the End of the Year BBQ.  Sponsored by the Law Students' Association and the Office of the Dean of Students.

Big Sibling/Little Sibling & Transfer Buddy Food Truck

Date: 
11.10.2015
Location: 
Law School Parking Lot

Venture out to the Law School parking lot with your Big Sibling/Little Sibling or your Transfer Buddy and treat yourself to a free signature sandwich and side from Toasty Cheese Mobile Eatery. Sponsored by the Office of the Dean of Students.

*Please note that in order to participate, you must come with your Big Sibling/Little Sibling or your Transfer Buddy

Keystone Program: 1L Bigelow Oral Argument Preparation Lunch

Date: 
05.08.2015
Location: 
South Green Lounge

1L Bigelow Oral Argument Preparation Lunch in the South Green Lounge

 

Keystone Points: 
10
Category: 
Practical Skills

Edward W. Hinton Moot Court Competition Finals

Date: 
04.27.2015
Location: 
Weymouth Kirkland Courtroom

Join us for the final round of the Edward W. Hinton Moot Court Competition.  The 2015 case is Horne v. Department of Agriculture, No. 14-275.

Questions presented:

Keystone Points: 
10
Category: 
Oral Communication
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