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September 2019

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A distinguished start to a new academic year

U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg visits UB,
shares her energy and her insight with the legal community

Missed the event? Watch the video and read more about her historic visit.

Inside this issue: Big News | Alumni News | Law School News | Career Corner | Events | View Photo Gallery |


Big News, Big Events

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Re-Joyce! Spend an evening with the legendary Professor Ken Joyce - Friday, September 27th
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Oyez! Oyez! Please rise to the occasion…at our All Alumni Reunion Celebration - Saturday, October 26th

Alumni News

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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 | Recognitions | In Memoriam

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Angelyn McDuff ’12 shares her skills in the classroom as the newest member of our LAWR faculty

Law School News

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Matthew Pelkey teaches e-law summer fellows about the fast-paced world of entrepreneurship law
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U.S. Court of Appeals Judge Jeffrey S. Sutton to visit the law school

Career Corner

2019 Public Defenders Career Fair

Friday, October 4
1 to 5 p.m., Center for Tomorrow (CFT)

The law school will host the second annual New York State Public Defenders Job Fair, giving law students and recent graduates a forum to learn about public defense opportunities across New York State. Public defenders offices will travel to Buffalo, NY to conduct on-site interviews for internships and employment opportunities. All attendees must register to participate. Register Today!

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Event Highlights

Sept. 26-28 - Second International Conference on Buddhism and Law

Sept. 27 - Cocktail Reception Celebrating Professor Ken Joyce

Oct. 1 - A Conversation with Hon. Jeffrey S. Sutton

Oct. 2 - CLE: Learning from the Ramsar Designation of the Niagara River Corridor

Oct. 2 - GOLD Group & SBA Annual Fall Social

Oct. 3 - Ramsar Designation of the Niagara River Corridor Ceremony

Oct. 4 - Second Annual Public Defenders Career Fair

Oct. 8 - GOLD Group CLE: Title Examination Issues and Why an Owner’s Title Policy is Important

Oct. 24 - BPILP's 25th Anniversary Celebration

Oct. 26 - All-Alumni Celebration

Nov. 6 - Albany Chapter: "Grab and Go" Lunch with Dean Aviva Abramovsky – Save the Date!

Nov. 8-11 - Buffalo-Niagara Mock Trial Competition – Be a Volunteer!

Nov. 14 - CNY Chapter CLE: “The Next Generation of Appellate Practice in New York” – Save the Date!

Nov. 16 - Desmond Moot Court Competition – Be a Volunteer!

Nov. 23 - 20th Annual Representation in Mediation Competition – Be a Volunteer!

Mark Your Calendars! If you would like to receive a personalized invitation to the following events, please contact Amy Atkinson.

  • Mar. 5, 2020 - OUTLaw
  • Apr. 23, 2020 - Students of Color Dinner
  • Apr. 30, 2020 - Law Review Dinner

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


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