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Centennial Year Calendar of Events 

The University of San Francisco School of Law will mark its centennial year beginning in fall 2012 and continuing through spring 2013. A dynamic year of events is planned to honor the law school’s storied history and promising future.

Sept. 19
Centennial Convocation featuring Robert F. Kennedy Jr.
5 p.m., St. Ignatius Church 

Sept. 27
Presentation by Dr. Clarence B. Jones: "Pivotal Legal and Leadership Policy Decisions Faced by Dr. Martin Luther King Jr."
5 p.m., Kendrick Hall 101

Oct. 4
Fifth Annual Diversity Reception with a welcome by Patricia Gillette ’76 and remarks by Justice Maria P. Rivera ’74
Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP, San Francisco

Oct. 12
USF Alumni Reception at the California Bar Association Annual Meeting
Monterey Marriott, Monterey, Calif.  

October 24
Centennial Speaker Series: Margaret Jane Radin, Henry King Ransom Professor of Law, University of Michigan Law School
Kendrick Hall

November 2 
Centennial Speaker Series: Vicki Schultz, Ford Foundation Professor of Law and Social Sciences, Yale Law School
Kendrick Hall

Nov. 3
Annual Reunion Celebration
6:30 p.m., Palace Hotel, San Francisco 

November 7
Centennial Speaker Series: Gerald Torres, Bryant Smith Chair in Law, University of Texas School of Law
Kendrick Hall

Nov. 9
Ninth Annual PILF Auction and Award Ceremony honoring David Boies, Chairman of Boies, Schiller & Flexner LLP
5:30 p.m., Kendrick Hall

November 19
Centennial Speaker Series: Scott Shapiro, Charles F. Southmayd Professor of Law and Professor of Philosophy, Yale Law School
Kendrick Hall

Dec. 7
California Bar Swearing In Ceremony officiated by Chief Magistrate Judge Maria Elena James ’78 and California Court of Appeal Associate Justice Martin Jenkins ’80
St. Ignatius Church 

Feb. 5
California Supreme Court Session
9 a.m., McLaren Center, USF Campus 

Feb. 7
Centennial Gala Dinner
6 p.m., San Francisco City Hall 

Feb. 8
Dedication of the USF Judges Wall
5:30 p.m., Moot Courtroom, Kendrick Hall 

Feb. 9
Community Day of Service
Bay Area locations TBA 

Feb. 22
Law Review Symposium
9 a.m., Fromm Hall 

March 20
Centennial Speaker Series: Patricia Williams, James L. Dohr Professor of Law, Columbia Law School
Kendrick Hall

May 15
Alumni Graduates Dinner
6 p.m., InterContinental, San Francisco

May 18
Class of 2013 Commencement
St. Ignatius Church 

For information about centennial events, email lawevents@usfca.edu