Spring Alumni Weekend
Each year the University of Minnesota Law School welcomes the entire community of alumni for a weekend of events and activities both at the Law School and around the Twin Cities, while hosting special reunion events for classes celebrating milestone anniversaries. See below for a full schedule of events for 2018.
Friday, April 20, 2018
Law School Community Reception
The festivities begin as the entire Law School community joins together to mix and mingle at an all-alumni reception. Dean Garry W. Jenkins will be making a special announcement about the future of the Law School. This event is a great opportunity to network with fellow alumni and to socialize with current students, faculty and staff. Complimentary hors d’oeuvres, beer, and wine will be provided by the Office of Advancement.
Class of 1968 50th Reunion Dinner
The Class of 1968 will be celebrating the Golden Anniversary of their graduation from the Law School with a reception and dinner. More information to come.
DISCOUNTED TICKETS to Guess Who’s Coming to Dinner at the Guthrie
After the cocktail reception, head a short way down Washington Avenue to enjoy a show at one of the country’s finest theaters. Special group discounted rates have been secured for Law School alumni. Please note that tickets are limited and the special discounted price is available only through the Law School’s Spring Alumni Weekend registration process.
Class of 2017 One-Year Reunion
Our newest alumni are invited to come back to campus to catch up with classmates, connect with other alumni classes, network with students, and attend special reunion panels and events.
Saturday, April 21, 2018
Saturday CLE: Representing Clients with Mental Illness
Please join Minnesota Disability Law Center Legal Director Pamela Hoopes and Staff Attorney Gina Schulz as they discuss practical, legal, and ethical approaches to effectively working with clients who have mental illness.
Spring Alumni Luncheon
Alumni of all class years and other members of the Law School community are invited to attend a luncheon and hear from Dean Jenkins and Professor Richard Painter. Lunch will be served at 12:00 p.m. and the program will start at 12:30 p.m.
Saturday Evening Individual Class Reunion Events
Milestone reunion classes of 1973, 1978, 1983, 1988, 1993, 1998, 2003, 2008, and 2013 will hold reunion celebrations throughout the Twin Cities. More details about each reunion will be available soon.
Sunday, April 22, 2018
Sunday Brunch for Alumni Celebrating a Reunion 50 Years and Greater
Law School graduating classes from 1968 and earlier are invited to a celebratory brunch at Jax Café. Dean Jenkins and former Dean of the Law School, Robert Stein, will be speaking.