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April 2018 - Alumni Edition

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Dean Aviva Abramovsky was joined by the members of the New York State Court of Appeals at the Albany Alumni Chapter’s Networking Reception held on March 28, 2018. [View additional photos from this event]

Inside this issue: Alumni News | Career Center | Alumni & Giving | Information Needed | Events | Photo Gallery

Coming Up


School of Law to present distinguished alumni awards

The UB Law Alumni Association is proud to announce its 56th Annual Alumni Dinner for the presentation of the 2018 Distinguished Alumni Awards. Honoring two members of the judiciary and four practitioners, the event will take place on Tuesday, May 8 at the Hyatt Regency Hotel in downtown Buffalo, beginning at 6 p.m. To attend, contact the UB Law Alumni Office, at 716-645-2107 or register online. [Read more]

Alumni News

Class Action

Catch up on the latest news about your classmates and friends! Read this month's Class Action or jump to: 1960s | 1970s | 1980s | 1990s | 2000s | 2010s | Student Recognition | In Memoriam

Terrence M. Connors ’71 to deliver 2018 Commencement address
Fellowship support launches careers for our new graduates
Raad Ahmed
Raad Ahmed '13 is changing the face of legal technology

Career Center

Register for 2018-19 Recruiting Programs

The University at Buffalo School of Law invites employers to take part in our Law Clerk, Entry-Level Attorney, and 2019 Summer Associate recruiting schedule.

On-Campus Interviews:

  • August 15 -16, 2018
  • September 4 - November 27, 2018

NYC Interview Day:

  • Thursday, August 2, 2018

Apply-Direct or Resume-Collect Job Postings

Video Conference Interviews (provided as requested)

To participate, register your organization in our recruiting platform, LOCK, and sign up!

Alumni & Giving

Our 2017-18 Annual Fund continues. Your donation is the key to our student success! "We each have a responsibility to ensure that every student who walks through our doors receives a quality education, and has the tools necessary to excel and find a job in their chosen field." - Dean Aviva Abramovksy. Make your gift today!

It's our 2018 Annual Food Drive! The UB Law Alumni Association’s GOLD Group is collecting for the Food Bank of WNY and we need your help! The Food Bank is especially in need of donations after the holidays, when the cupboards are bare. Please bring your donation of canned or nonperishable food items to any of our drop-off locations. (Download a list of drop-off locations)

Information Needed

Looking for former Trial Team Members!

Were you once a member of a UB School of Law Trial Team? Our Trial Advocacy co-directors are collecting information to help improve our program. Please fill out our 5-minute online survey!

Event Highlights

Be sure to check out Law Alumni Events for a complete list of activities taking place throughout the year.

Apr. 26 - Buffalo Law Review's 29th Annual Law Review Dinner

Apr. 28 - Conference: Igniting Hope: Building a Just Community with a Culture of Health and Equity

May 8 - UB Law Alumni Association's Annual Dinner and Presentation of the Distinguished Alumni Awards

May 18 & 19 - Class of 1968 50th Reunion Weekend

May 20 - School of Law Commencement Ceremony

Oct. 20 - Save the date for our All Alumni Reunion Celebration

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