Sunday April 20, 2014

School of Law

Law School Events Calendar 2013 - 2014 - (view archived calendar for 2012-2013)

Fall 2013

Spring 2014

August 2013

December 2013

January 2014

May 2014

September 2013

February 2014

June 2014

October 2013

March 2014

July 2014

November 2013

April 2014

August 2013

August 2

Summer Commencement

August 19-23

Orientation

August 26

Fall Semester Law School classes begin at 8:00 a.m.

August 29

Judge Daniel L Hovland Law Clerk Interviews
9:00 - 11:00 a.m. &
12:30 - 3:30 p.m., McGee Chambers

August 30

Judge Daniel L Hovland Law Clerk Interviews
9:00 - 11:00 a.m. &
12:30 - 3:30 p.m., McGee Chambers

Brown Bag Lunch with Judge Daniel L. Hovland
11:15 a.m. - 12:15 p.m., Room 212
RSVP to Pam Henderson (pam.henderson@law.UND.edu) by Thursday, August 29th if you wish to attend.

September 2013

September 2

Labor Day Holiday (No Classes)

September 3

Student Organization Fair
12:15 - 1:15 p.m., Law School, all levels

September 4

Last Day to Drop / Add Without Record

September 4

Student Organization Fair
12:15 - 1:15 p.m., Law School, all levels

Academic Success - Preparing for Classes
12:30 p.m., Room 211

September 5

Deans' Forum
12:15 - 1:00, Room 211

LiveChat w/ Army JAG Officers
3:00 - 3:45 p.m., Room 102

September 5-6

Rosh Hashana

September 9

Deans & Directors
8:30 a.m., Room 109

September 9

Financial Aid Disbursement Begins

September 10

Conservatism Redefined: A Creed for the Poor and Disadvantaged
Patrick M Garry, PhD, JD, Professor of Law, University of South Dakota
12:15 p.m., Baker Courtroom, lunch provided
Sponsored by Federalist Society

September 11

Energy Law Association Member Meeting
12:15 - 1:00 p.m., Room 8

Law Women's Caucus Fall Social and First General Meeting
6:00 p.m., Mike's Pizza, East Grand Forks

September 12

Conservative Women Working in a Feminist World
Karin Agness, JD, Founder and President of Network for Enlightened Women
12:15 - p.m., Baker Courtroom - lunch provided
Sponsored by Federalist Society

LiveChat w/ Army JAG Officers
3:00 - 3:45 p.m., Room 102

September 13

Informal Meeting for Junior Faculty re PTE
11:00 - 12:00, Room 109

Faculty Deadline
- SSAC Deadline for applications for travel bewteen 9/16/13 - 1/15/14

Malpractice Bowl
4:30 p.m. -- Women's game
5:30 p.m. -- Men's game
UND Memorial Stadium

Denim Day

September 14

Yom Kippur

September 15

Faculty Deadline
- File deadline for faculty promotion or tenure.

September 16

Crowley Fleck Interviews
8:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m., McGee Chambers

September 17

Introduction to CALI
11:15 - 11:45 a.m., Room 211

BUDGET 101: for the 1L-3L Native Americans Into Law (NAIL) Program, lunch provided by China Garden.
11:30 a.m., Room 110

September 18

Understanding and Taking the Bar Exam, preparing for the multistate performance test
Prof. Wanda Temm, Director of Bar Services, Univ. of Missouri-Kansas City School of Law
6:00 - 7:30 p.m., Room 211, rsvp required (check back for more information)

MPT Practice Questions
Prof. Wanda Temm, Director of Bar Services, UMKC School of Law
7:30 - 9:00 p.m., Room 211, rsvp required (check back for more information)

September 19

Study Smart for the Bar Exam
Prof. Wanda Temm, Director of Bar Services, UMKC School of Law
12:15 p.m., Baker Courtroom

Environmental Law Society - First Informational Meeting
12:15 - 1:00 p.m., Room 212

Secured Transactions on the Bar Exam? Oh my!-- A System to Produce a High Score on the Bar Exam
Prof. Wanda Temm, Director of Bar Services, UMKC School of Law
6:00 - 8:00 p.m., Location TBD

Denim Day

September 20

Developing a Culture of Bar Passage Excellence, Meeting with UND Law Faculty
Prof. Wanda Temm, Director of Bar Services, UMKC School of Law
11:10 a.m., Room 211, rsvp required (check back for more information)

September 23

Army JAG Interviews
8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

LWC Fall Clothing Sale - Through September 27
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m., 1st Floor of the Law School

September 24

Last Day to Apply for Winter Graduation

September 24

Student Open Forum on the building project
Architectural Team at School of Law, Design Workshop
3:00-4:00 p.m. Room 211

North Dakota Board of Bar Examiners
4:15 p.m.,General Information Skype Session, Room 211

Detention and Degrading Treatment
Panel discussion, featuring Natalie Pierce, Ward Johnson, John Christgau and Prof Gregory S. Gordon
7:00 p.m., Baker Courtroom, sponsored by UND Center for Human Rights and Genocide Studies

September 25

Odland, Fitzgerald, Reynolds and Harbott On-Campus Interviews
9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m., McGee Chambers

Kaplan Informational Meeting with Free Study Materials
12:15- 1:10 p.m., Room 211

Architectural Team at School of Law for Design Workshop
- event/meeting schedule TBA

Denim Day

September 26

LexisNexis Mandatory 1L Training Session
11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m., Room 211

SBA Student Forum
12:15 p.m., Room 212

The New Crime of Aggression
Natalie Pierce, Legal Advisor to the Chair of the New Zealand Independent Police Conduct Authority
12:15 p.m., Baker Courtroom(lunch provided), UND Center for Human Rights and Genocide Studies

September 27

State's Attorneys Panel
12:15 p.m., Baker Courtroom, sponsored by Criminal Law Association

 

September 30

Last Day to Pay Tuition Without Late Fees

October 2013

October 1

LWC General Meeting
Professor Mullins discussion of her experience in litigation and leadership in her legal career.
12:15 - 1:15 p.m., Room 211

Faculty Deadlines
- PTE File Closing Deadline (for second-year evaluations)
- Faculty Academic Record Supplement "October Supplements" due to Provost

October 2

STLA Informational Meeting
12:15 p.m. Room 211

October 3

Deans' Forum
12:15 - 1:00, Room 211

Serkland Law Firm On-Campus Interviews
1:00 - 5:00 p.m., McGee Chambers

Denim Day

October 4

Last Day to Remove Incomplete from Spring/Summer 2013

October 4

Nowhere, a Story of Exile - A Refugee's Diary Revisited
Anna AstvatsaturianTurcotte, JD
"Nowhere, a Story of Exile" was written by Mrs Turcotte at the age of 14 and is her childhood diaries she kept as a refugee from Baku, Azerbaijan. She is a graduate of UND and the University for Maine School of Law. She also clerked at the International Criminal Court in The Hague, Netherlands.
11:10 - 12:25, Baker Courtroom, sponsored by IHRO

October 7-13

UND HOMECOMING

October 7

LexisNexis Mandatory 1L Training Session
1130a.m. - 1:00 p.m., Room 211

October 8

The Mellem Business Symposium - "The Business of Law"
Co-sponsored by the UND School of Law and College of Business and Public Administration.
9:30 - 3:00 p.m., Gamble Hall

Lexis Training for 2Ls and 3Ls
12:15 - 12:45 p.m., Room 211

Academic Success -- Outlining Sessions
12:15 – 12:45 p.m., Room 8
12:50 – 1:20 pm, Room 8
3:00 – 3:30 p.m., Room 211
3:30 – 4:00 p.m., Room 211
Academic Success will be conducting a presentation focused on the topic of outlining. This discussion will last approximately thirty minutes.

October 9

Canadian Law Students Society General Meeting
12:10 p.m., Room 211

October 10

Students' presentation about UND School of Law's 2013 Norway Summer Program
12:00 - 1:00 p.m., Baker Courtroom

Environmental Law Society General Meeting
12:20 - 1:00 p.m., Room 212

Student Trial Lawyers Association Mentor Program Kick-Off
7:00 - 9:00 p.m., Empire Arts Center, 415 Demers Ave.

October 11

Meet, Greet, and Discussion with Professor Owen L. Anderson
12:15 - 1:10 p.m., Room 8
UND School of Law is honored to have had highly recognized Professor Anderson teach a summer session in oil & gas law in the past. Professor Anderson is currently the Director of the John B. Turner LL.M. Program in Energy, Natural Resources & Indigenous Peoples Law at the University of Oklahoma College of Law. He teaches various oil and gas law courses at OU, University of Texas and other universities on six continents. In 2011, he received the Clyde O. Martz Award for Excellence in Teaching from the Rocky Mountain Mineral Law Foundation. Professor Anderson has authored over 100 articles and co-authored several legal textbooks.

Young Lawyers as Leaders - LWC Fall Speaker Event
Meredith Larson, Assistant State's Attorney & former LWC Vice President
Brittney Blake, CVIC Attorney
Vanessa Anderson, Vogel Law Firm Attorney & former Managing Editor of the North Dakota Law Review
12:15 - 1:00 p.m., Baker Courtroom. Lunch will be provided.

Handy & Gorman, PLLC On-Campus Interviews
12:30 - 4:30 p.m., Garvey Courtroom, Room 110

Homecoming CLE
1:00 - 2:00 p.m., The Use and Appointment of Special Masters
2:05 - 3:05 p.m., An Introduction to Defending a Criminal Case
3:10 - 4:10 p.m., Getting Started in Family Law
All sessions in Baker Courtroom

Faculty Deadlines
- Nomination Deadline for Various Outstanding Faculty Award Nominations
- SSAC Deadline for research / creative activity and publication applications

Denim Day

October 14

South Central Judicial District - Judge Hagerty On-Campus Interviews
8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m., McGee Chambers

Panel Discussion on Native American Sentencing Disparity and the Case of Dana Deegan
1:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m., Baker Courtroom

Rural Practice Panel and Social
4:00 - 5:30 p.m. Panel Discussion, 5:30 - 7:00 p.m., Social
North Dakota Museum of Art, UND Campus
Panelists: Judge Jim Hovey, Darcie Einarson, State Bar Association Board of Govenors, Robin Huseby, Director of Indigent Defense Commission, former Barnes County State's Attorney, andTed Seible. Moderated by Judge Gail Hagerty.

October 15

Who Guards the Guardians? Internal Oversight Within the Intelligence Community
Afsheen John Radsan, J.D., Associate Professo, William Mitchell College of Law
A former Assistant General Counsel at the CIA and federal prosecutor will discuss the approproate balance between individual liberty and public safety
12:00 p.m. Baker Courtroom - Pizza
Sponsored by Federalist Society

Narratives of Judicial and Extra-Judicial Transition in Romania – Panel
3:00 - 5:00 p.m., Baker Courtroom - Sponsor: Center for Human Rights and Genocide Studies

Denim Day

October 16

Chemical Weapons in Syria: Prospects for Justice, Intervention and Post-Conflict Healing - Panel
11:00 a.m., Baker Courtroom, sponsor: Center for Human Rights and Genocide Studies

October 17

SBA Meeting
12:15 p.m., Student Organization Office

Meet, Greet, and Discussion with Oil & Gas Attorney
Joshua Swanson, Vogel Law Firm
6:00 p.m., Room 211 - sponsored by Energy Law Association

October 21

Student Organization Leaders Round Table
12:15 p.m., Room 212

October 22

Spring 2014 Externship Info Session
12:15 - 1:00 p.m., Room 103

Town Hall Meeting with the Architects from ICON & SHW Groups.
3:00 - 5:00 p.m., Baker Court
During the Town Hall Meeting, our architectural team will review the input they've received through the first workshop and the survey. Open to all School of Law Student, Staff & Faculty.

October 23

Trial Team Informational Session
12:15 p.m. -- 1:00 p.m., Room 212

Denim Day

October 24

Energy Law Symposium
8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m., Baker Court Room
5:30 - 7:30 p.m. Reception, ND Museum of Art
Hosted by North Dakota Law Review and Steptoe & Johnson

October 25

Law School Art Auction
6:00 p.m., Gorecki Alumni Center
Advance ticket purchase $20 single, $35 couple

October 28

Deans & Directors
8:30 a.m., Room 109

October 30

Becoming Practice-Ready, How the Law Clinic Course Will Help You Jump Start Your Legal Career
12:15 - 1:10 p.m., Room 211
Professors Gold and Jackson will answer questions about the Law Clinic. Students who have taken the course will provide their insights. Pita Pit lunch provided.

October 31

In Praise of the General Mining Law of 1872: Why We Should Give Away Publicly Owned Lands
Andrew Morriss, JD, PhD, Professor & Chairholder of Law, University of Alabama School of Law
12:15 - 1:10 p.m., Baker Courtroom
Sponsored by Federalist Society

SBA Student Forum
12:15 p.m., Room 8

Denim Day

November 2013

November 4

3L Graduation Photo Shoot
10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m., Room 110

Deans' Forum
12:15 - 1:00, Room 211

November 5

North Dakota Supreme Court at School of Law

3L Graduation Photo Shoot
3:00 - 5:00 p.m., Room 110

November 6

North Dakota Supreme Court at School of Law

November 8

Denim Day

November 11

Veteran's Day - No Classes

November 12

Faculty Deadline
- Developmental leave recommendations due to Provost

LWC General Meeting
Professor Heinrich discussion on law and leadership.
12:15 - 1:15 p.m., Room 211, Lunch will be provided.

November 13

North Dakota Industrial Commission, Department of Mineral Resources, and Oil and Gas Division Hearing
Time TBD, Memorial Union Room 224

 

November 14

Admissibility and Reliability: A Live Polygraph Demo
Brian R. Morris, JD, MBA, SPHR
12:15-1:10 p.m., Baker Court, lunch provided - Federalist Society Lecture

Clerking in Small Town MN
Odland, Fitzgerald, Reynolds and Harbott Luncheon
12:15 to 1:15 p.m., Room 212

SBA Board Meeting
12:15 - 1:15 p.m., Student Organization Office

November 15

Last Day to Drop

November 25

School of Law Assembly
12:15-1:00 p.m., Baker Courtroom

November 26

Deans & Directors
8:30 a.m., Room 109

November 26

Last Day of Classes - - (MUESDAY: treated as a Monday on the schedule)

November 28

Hanukkah (begins at sundown, November 27, ends December 5) & Thanksgiving

December 2013

December 2-3

Reading & Review Days

December

 

December 4-17

Final Exams

December 17

Deans & Directors
9:00 - 10:30 a.m., Room 109

December 20

Winter Commencement

December 24

Offices close at noon

January 2014

January 1

Faculty Deadline
- Faculty PTE File Closing Deadline (for first-year evaluations)

January 13

Spring Semester Law School classes begin

January ??

Last Day to Pay Fees Without Penalty

January

 

January 20

Martin Luther King Jr. Day - No Class

January 30

"How to Reform America's Broken Immigration System"
Stuart Anderson, MA, Adjunct Scholar, Cato Institute
12:15 to 1:10 p.m., Baker Courtroom, sponsored by Federalist Society

February 2014

February 1

Faculty Deadline
- Faculty PTE File Closing Deadline (for third & subsequent year evaluations, including post-tenure triennial evaluations)

February 14

Faculty Deadline
- SSAC Deadline for new faculty scholar, research / creative activity and publication applicaitons

February 17

President's Day - No Class

February 27

Founder's Day Banquet

March 2014

March 17 - 21

Spring Break - No Classes

March 28

Cross Border Classic - Hockey Tournament
Featuring UND School of Law, UND Medical School, University of Manitoba Law School and University of Manitoba Medical School
5:00 p.m.. Ralph Engelstad Arena

March 29

Cross Border Classic - Hockey Tournament
Featuring UND School of Law, UND Medical School, University of Manitoba Law School and University of Manitoba Medical School
5:00 p.m.. Ralph Engelstad Arena

April 2014

April

Last Day to Drop a Course or Withdraw

April

 

April 15-22

Passover (begins at sundown, April 14)

April 18 & 21

Holiday

April

Last Day of Classes

April

Reading & Review Days

May 2014

May

Final Exams

May

Spring Commencement
-

May 26

Memorial Day - No Class

June 2014

July 2014

July 4

Independence Day - No Class