We look forward to seeing you at this year’s Law Alumni Weekend, September 19-21, 2019. Review hotel information as you plan your visit.
For last minute registrations please reach out directly to email@example.com, Director of Alumni Relations, at firstname.lastname@example.org or 315-443-1964.
Quantities are limited. Section 119 is almost full. Tickets are available for the Syracuse Orange vs. Western Michigan Football Game, $20 each.
Parking on Thursday and Friday:
Available in the Raynor Lot, located behind Dineen Hall.
Parking on Saturday morning:
If you are attending any of the following LAW events: Breakfast with Author Jodé Susan Millman L'79, the SULAA Board Meeting, or the SU vs. Western Michigan Tailgate Party, please park in the University Ave. Garage, located next to the Whitman School of Management. Enter from East Adams Street. Then take the shuttle from the garage to Dineen Hall. The shuttle will start running at 7:45 a.m. and will run as needed until 5 p.m.
Parking for the SU Football game on Saturday:
SKYTOP - Located on South Campus, on Skytop Road, off of East Colvin Street. Open for individual game basis. When parking at Skytop, shuttle bus service to and from the Carrier Dome (College Place drop-off and pick-up) is included in the parking fee.
The cost for the Comstock Avenue and University Avenue garages is $25. The Skytop lot is available for $20, with shuttle service to main campus.
For Lyft and Uber pickup/drop off, please use Crouse Ave. and University Place or follow signage on Van Buren St.
Parking for the Annual Alumni of Color Reception on Saturday night:
Available in the Raynor Lot, located behind Dineen Hall.
Schedule of Events
All events at Dineen Hall, unless otherwise noted. CLE credits available.
Law Alumni Weekend Registration, 1-6 p.m., Levy Atrium
An Afternoon with the Corporate Law Society, 2-5 p.m.
Programs will include a discussion with general counsels and chief legal officers representing diverse corporate clients, and a panel designed to educate our students about the many corporate career paths ahead. 2-3:15 p.m., "Inside the Minds" of Inside Counsel
3:30-5 p.m., Practicing Corporate Law
Guided Tour of Dineen Hall, 4 p.m. All tours will meet in the Levy Atrium outside of the library and last roughly half an hour.
College of Law Student and Alumni Networking Reception, 5-7 p.m., Levy Atrium Meet and greet with new and returning members of our J.D. and LL.M. classes
Law Alumni Weekend Registration, 8 a.m.-7 p.m., Levy Atrium
State of the College Address with Dean Craig M. Boise, 8:30-10 a.m. 8:30-9 a.m., Continental Breakfast
9-10 a.m., State of the College Address
Guided Tour of Dineen Hall, 10:15 a.m.
Guided Tour of the Old College of Law, 10:30 a.m. Meet in the Levy Atrium near the library doors for a tour of the old law school buildings, White and MacNaughton Halls, to see "what the Falk School has done with the place."
Ethics CLE with the Hon. James E. Baker, 10:30 a.m. (registration opens at 10 a.m.), Levy Atrium
Lunch with Judiciary and Alumni, 12-1 p.m., Levy Atrium Keynote speaker: The Hon. Glenn T. Suddaby L'85, Chief US District Judge, NDNY SPACE IS LIMITED. Contact Kristen Duggleby, Director of Alumni Relations, at email@example.com or 315-443-9532 to register.
Supreme Court Preview Afternoon Lecture and Panel Discussion (CLE), 1:30-4:30 p.m. (registration opens at 1 p.m.), Levy Atrium Keynote speaker: Jess Bravin, Wall Street Journal correspondent Moderator: Keith J. Bybee,Vice Dean and Paul E. and Hon. Joanne F. Alper ’72 Judiciary Studies Professor of Law Panelists: Hon. Rosemary Pooler, Second Circuit Court of Appeals, R. Reeves Anderson, Partner, Arnold & Porter, David M. Driesen, University Professor, and Lauryn P. Gouldin, Associate Dean for Faculty Research
Guided Tour of Dineen Hall, 1:45 p.m.
Law Review Open House, 4:30 – 6:00 pm, Room 344
Stop by to meet the Law Review executive board and student editors.
Syracuse Law Honors Award Ceremony and Reunion Party, 6-9 p.m., Levy Atrium 6-7 p.m., Awards Ceremony
7-9 p.m., All Classes Celebration and Reception. Music provided by jazz combo led by Joseph Frateschi L'14 and Michael Tyszko L'15.
Law Alumni Weekend Registration, 8 a.m.-5:30 p.m., Levy Atrium
Breakfast with Author Jodé Susan Millman L'79, 8:30-9:30 a.m. Alumna Jodé Susan Millman L'79 will read, discuss, and sign copies of her recent thriller, The Midnight Call.
SULAA Board Meeting, 9:30 a.m.
Planned Giving Presentation by Prof. Terry L. Turnipseed
Syracuse Orange vs. Western Michigan Tailgate Party, 10 a.m.
Syracuse Orange vs. Western Michigan Football Game, Noon, Carrier Dome We've reserved a block of seats in section 119 for our alumni. Purchase tickets in this section for $20 each.
Second Annual Alumni of Color Reception, 5:30-7:30 p.m., Join Dean Boise and members of the SULAA Inclusive Network, students, alumni, and friends for a cocktail party to honor the achievements of our alumni of color.
The Hon. Theodore A. McKee L’75 will receive the BLSA Legacy Award, conferred in honor of William Herbert Johnson, the first African American graduate of the College of Law, in 1903.
Jose Perez L’07, Law Offices of Jose Perez PC, and Alex Galvez L’07, Law Office of Alex Galvez, will receive the Latin American Law Student Association’s inaugural Sonia Sotomayor Award at the Second Annual Alumni of Color Reception.
SPECIAL THANKS TO OUR SPONSORS:
Student and Alumni Reception Sponsor
Supreme Court Preview Sponsor
Looking Back at LAW 2018
Thank you to all who joined us for the 2018 Law Alumni Weekend! It was truly an extraordinary weekend filled with Orange pride, and we are grateful to all of you for being a part of it. Explore the photos below, including the Syracuse Law Honors Awards!
Artificial Intelligence Panel
Alumni-Student Networking Breakfast
Lunch with the Judiciary
CLE: Supreme Court 2018-19 Session Preview with Dahlia Lithwick
Law Honors Awards Ceremony
Law Honors Awards Reception
Class of 1968 Reunion Dinner
Fireside Chat with the Hon. David N. Hurd L’63, United States District Judge for the Northern District of New York