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.
Centennial Convocation featuring Robert F. Kennedy Jr.
5 p.m., St. Ignatius Church
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
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
USF Alumni Reception at the California Bar Association Annual Meeting
Monterey Marriott, Monterey, Calif.
Centennial Speaker Series: Margaret Jane Radin, Henry King Ransom Professor of Law, University of Michigan Law School
Centennial Speaker Series: Vicki Schultz, Ford Foundation Professor of Law and Social Sciences, Yale Law School
Annual Reunion Celebration
6:30 p.m., Palace Hotel, San Francisco
Centennial Speaker Series: Gerald Torres, Bryant Smith Chair in Law, University of Texas School of Law
Ninth Annual PILF Auction and Award Ceremony honoring David Boies, Chairman of Boies, Schiller & Flexner LLP
5:30 p.m., Kendrick Hall
Centennial Speaker Series: Scott Shapiro, Charles F. Southmayd Professor of Law and Professor of Philosophy, Yale Law School
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
California Supreme Court Session
9 a.m., McLaren Center, USF Campus
Centennial Gala Dinner
6 p.m., San Francisco City Hall
Dedication of the USF Judges Wall
5:30 p.m., Moot Courtroom, Kendrick Hall
Community Day of Service
Bay Area locations TBA
Law Review Symposium
9 a.m., Fromm Hall
Centennial Speaker Series: Patricia Williams, James L. Dohr Professor of Law, Columbia Law School
Alumni Graduates Dinner
6 p.m., InterContinental, San Francisco
Class of 2013 Commencement
St. Ignatius Church
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