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Law commencement ceremony: 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Kingsbury Hall 1395 East Presidents Circle Salt Lake City, UT 84112 Guest Seating & Tickets: Tickets are not required to attend commencement and any interested attendees are welcome. Guest seating is available in designated sections and rows of the Kingsbury Hall auditorium. The academic processional will begin […]
Annual Alumni Dinner Rice Eccles Stadium: 4th Floor, Scholarship Room & 5th Floor, Mezzanine Reception: 5:00 p.m. Dinner: 6:00 p.m. Award presentations: 6:30 p.m. Alumna of the Year Award: Diana Hagen ’98 Diana Hagen is the Appellate Chief of the United States Attorney’s Office for the District of Utah. She received her law degree Order […]
Johnson v. United States and the Evolving Void for Vagueness Doctrine 12:00 – 1:00 p.m., Snow, Christensen & Martineau (10 Exchange Place, SLC 84111) For years, the U.S. Supreme Court and lower federal courts have struggled to decide which crimes qualify as a violent felony under the Armed Career Criminal Act. The ACCA defines a […]
Is the War on Drugs a Success? The United States has spent over a trillion dollars fighting the war on drugs. One in 34 Americans is under some sort of correctional supervision and more than half of federal prisoners are incarcerated for a drug crime. Is America winning the war on drugs? Are we making […]
12:15 – 1:30 p.m., Gibson Reading Room On Tuesday, April 21st, the Minority Law Caucus student organization will host its annual auction and fundraiser. Auction items are donated by College of Law faculty, staff, local businesses and students. Proceeds go directly to fund MLC scholarships and events. The auction’s tradition spans almost three decades, beginning […]
Board Basics: What Young Attorneys Should Know When Serving on a Nonprofit Board of Directors 12:00-1:00 p.m., Kirton McConkie 16th Floor (60 E. South Temple St.) Join our panel of experienced alumni in a one-hour CLE about common issues that you should spot when serving on a board of directors for a nonprofit organization. The […]
A Dialogue on LGBT Rights and Religious Liberties 5:30 – Reception 6:00 – 7:30 Dialogue Sutherland Moot Courtroom, S.J. Quinney College of Law The shift in support of LGBT civil rights is evidenced by the recent spate of federal circuits striking down same-sex marriage bans, underscored by the US Supreme Court taking the case this […]
7:30 a.m. – 8:00 p.m., MST, S.J. Quinney College of Law Watch students of Professor Guiora’s Global Perspectives on Counter-terrorism course work through real-time scenarios in the 8th Annual Counter-Terrorism Simulation, Friday, April 10th. The Simulation is designed to test each student’s crisis management skills through realistic replication of current events. The course interspersed four […]