The Bulletin

Bulletin Edition: 18 April 2014.

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General Announcements


Thursday, May 15:
          Time TBA               Reception at the National Law Center

                                           440 Bonita Avenue, Tucson, Arizona
                                            2L reception for 2014 graduates and their families
                                            Contacts:  Sarah Malanga -
                                            or Adam Backo -

Friday, May 16:
          4:00-5:00 p.m.        Class of 2014 Graduation Awards Ceremony (invitation only)
                                             Jennings, Strouss, and Salmon Student Lobby
                                             Contacts:  Marissa White - or
                                              Jonelle Vold -

          5:00-8:00 p.m.         Graduation Celebration Reception
Lewis, Roca, Rothgerber Lobby
                                              Food, drinks, and music for all graduates and their families
                                               Kathy Hawkes-Smith - or
                                               Bernadette Wilkinson -

Saturday, May 17:
          2:30-4:00 p.m.          IPLP Graduation Celebration
                                              Lewis, Roca, Rothgerber Lobby
                                              Contacts:  Melissa Tatum - or
                                              Carrie Stusse -

          5:30-7:30 p.m.           2014 Spring Commencement
Centennial Hall, 1020 E. University Blvd., CAMPUS
                                                Student Speakers:
                                                Robson Hauser and Matthew Randle
                                                Graduation Speaker:
The Honorable Andrew D. Hurwitz
                                                 U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
                                                 Dean Jordan-Curtis - or
                                                 Donna Shafer -

          7:30 p.m.                       Reception to follow graduation ceremony
On the lawn in front of the Arizona State Museum
                                                  (across the street from Centennial Hall)

Contact: Donna Shafer
Upcoming Events
Mindful Mondays: Start Your Week with Calm
Date/Time: Monday, April 21, 2014  08:00:AM
Location: Room 135

Join us for tea and 15 minutes of mindfulness meditation to start the day/week stress free in room 135 (in the library). 

Contact: Sarah Gotschall
Earth Day Reconsidered: Natural Rights and Rule of Law
Date/Time: Tuesday, April 22, 2014  12:00:PM
Location: Room 164

Ken Davis, Former Deputy Attorney General for Virginia, discusses the possbilities for effective environmental protection through natural rights and rule of law. Commentary will be provided by Dean Kirsten Engel.

Contact: Jeff Wohlford
The University of Arizona Journal of International and Comparative Law Open House
Date/Time: Wednesday, April 23, 2014  12:00:PM
Location: Room 134

 The University of Arizona Journal of International and Comparative Law Journal will be hosting an open house for everyone participating the write on competition. Lunch will be provided from Beyond Bread.

Contact: Donald Davie
Date/Time: Sunday, April 27, 2014  12:00:PM
Location: Reid Park, Ramada #3

The UA Law Recent Grad Committee is co-sponsoring the Friends and Family Picnic with the Pima County Bar Association Young Lawyers Division. 

Sunday, April 27th
Noon - 4:00 p.m.
Reid Park, Ramada #3

There will be a raffle organized by the UA Law Student Bar Association

After the Picnic, join us for a Day at the Ballpark at Hi-Corbett field (at Reid Park) hwree the UA baseball team takes on rival ASU at 4:00 p.m.
*TICKETS for YLD members are free, and $4 for all others.*

Please RSVP for the Picnic and/or Baseball Game by April 16th, by calling Diondra at (520) 352-0008, or email

Contact: Diondra
End of Year Staff and Faculty Awards Ceremony and Social
Date/Time: Tuesday, April 29, 2014  03:00:PM
Location: Lewis and Roca Lobby

  -University Service Awards- Law College Awards- SBA Awards- Saying Farewell-  Retirement Recognition-

Please RSVP to Kathy Hawkes-Smith no later than Friday, April 25th at or 626-3056

Contact: Kathy Hawkes-Smith

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