Yale Law School Events

August 1-31, 2021

August 10 Tuesday

Re-Thinking Otherness Session 6: 1L Orientation

  • 11:30AM to 1:00PM
  • Zoom

Join us and the REO Institute on a dialogue on cultural awareness and identity performance.

There will be an asynchronous portion of this session that will take about 30 minutes which will be then followed by a facilitated dialogue about the topics mentioned above.

This session is in part of the diversity equity and inclusion programming for orientation.

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August 10 Tuesday

CANCELLED: Re-Thinking Otherness Session 7: 1L Orientation

  • 2:00PM to 3:30PM
  • Zoom

Join us and the REO Institute on a dialogue on cultural awareness and identity performance.

There will be an asynchronous portion of this session that will take about 30 minutes which will be then followed by a facilitated dialogue about the topics mentioned above.

This session is in part of the diversity equity and inclusion programming for orientation.

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August 10 Tuesday

CANCELLED: Re-Thinking Otherness Session 8: 1L Orientation

  • 3:30PM to 5:00PM
  • Zoom

Join us and the REO Institute on a dialogue on cultural awareness and identity performance.

There will be an asynchronous portion of this session that will take about 30 minutes which will be then followed by a facilitated dialogue about the topics mentioned above.

This session is in part of the diversity equity and inclusion programming for orientation.

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August 11 Wednesday

A Conversation on Police & Prison Abolition with Professors Bell & Hinton: 1L Orientation

  • 2:00PM to 3:00PM
  • Private Location (rsvp to display)

Join professors Monica Bell & Elizabeth Hinton on Zoom for a conversation on police and prison abolition as part of the diversity series of 1L orientation.

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August 17 Tuesday

Convocation with Dean Heather Gerken: 1L Orientation

  • 12:00PM to 1:00PM
  • Online

Join Dean Gerken as she welcomes you to Yale Law School.

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August 17 Tuesday

Welcome Lunch with your Dean's Advisor Group: 1L Orientation

  • 1:30PM to 3:00PM
  • Sterling Law Building, 127 Wall Street, New Haven 06511, United States

Kick off the start to our in-person orientation programming by having lunch and meeting with your new Dean's Advisor and DA group.

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August 17 Tuesday

Dinner in the Courtyard: 1L Orientation

  • 5:30PM to 7:30PM
  • Goldman Courtyard

End the first day of Orientation with dinner with the 1L class in the Courtyard!

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August 18 Wednesday

Rita's Case: 1L Orientation

  • 9:00AM to 11:00AM
  • Online

Join us for an interactive lecture on Professional Responsibility based on "Rita's Case," presented by Professor Marisol Orihuela. 

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August 18 Wednesday

How to Brief a Case 1-5: 1L Orientation

  • 11:00AM to 12:00PM
  • Online

Hosted by the Yale Law Library: We look forward to meeting with you to discuss the principles of case-briefing. Learning these principles will help you when you prepare for class, when you perform legal research, and when you study for final exams.

In this workshop, we will reviewing together on case-briefing (Stambovsky v. Ackley) is also designed to provide you with some background inform...

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August 18 Wednesday

How to Brief a Case 6-8: 1L Orientation

  • 12:00PM to 1:00PM
  • Online

Hosted by the Yale Law Library: We look forward to meeting with you to discuss the principles of case-briefing. Learning these principles will help you when you prepare for class, when you perform legal research, and when you study for final exams.

In this workshop, we will reviewing together on case-briefing (Stambovsky v. Ackley) is also designed to provide you with some background inform...

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