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UM Carey Law Black Alumni 3rd Reunion & Symposium

University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law

Baltimore, MD

UM Carey Law Black Alumni 3rd Reunion & Symposium

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Alumni Registration
Registration for all tickets includes 4 meals, participation in all events listed, and a copy of the group photograph.
$175.00 $0.00
Recent Alumni Registration (classes 2009-2013) $125.00 $0.00
Guest Registration (non-alumni only)
This registration is for guests coming with an alumnus/a only.
$50.00 $0.00

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The University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law 

proudly presents

BLACK ALUMNI
3rd Reunion & Symposium
September 20-21, 2013


Great friends. Good food. Lasting memories. 

Join your fellow alumni for a weekend filled with great food, gathering with friends, dancing and vibrant intellectual discussions. With the success of the first Reunion in 2003 and the second in 2008, this promises to be an exciting, inspirational, and enjoyable weekend. We look forward to seeing you at the Black Alumni Reunion!


Schedule of Events

 Friday, September 20
"The Black Law Student Association: 45 Years of Service, Support & Friendship"

6:00 - 7:30 p.m.

- Dean’s Welcome Reception
- Tribute to the past presidents of the Black Law Students Association
- Group Photo of BLSA Presidents
- Exhibit Unveiling - “The Black Law Student Association:  45 Years of Service, Support & Friendship” 

Join Dean Phoebe Haddon for a special reception to kick off the start of Reunion and peruse an exhibit celebrating 45 years of BLSA. 

   
7:30 - 9:00 p.m.                                           Class Gatherings
Connect with classmates and colleagues over dessert at gatherings grouped by your year of graduation. 










 

Saturday, September 21, 9:00 am - midnight
"The 1970s: A Decade of Transition"


8:30 - 10:30 a.m.                Continental Breakfast
   
9:00 - noon             Alumni Interviews
Share your insights and memories by participating in a videotaped interview. 
   
9:10 - 10:30 a.m.   Faculty Presentations
Learn from law school faculty as they share their research.

9:10 - 9:45 am - Presentation by Professor Russell McClain
"Paving the Road for African American Success: Filling in the Potholes Created by Stereotype Threat"

9:50 - 10:30 am - Presentation by Professor Taunya Banks
"Still Drowning in Segregation: The Baltimore Swimming Pools"
 
   
10:40 - noon Alumni Debate: Should Drugs be Decriminalized to the Same Extent as Alcohol? 
   
Noon - 12:15 p.m.  Group Photograph of 70s Graduates
   
12:15 - 2:15 p.m.                               Lunch and Video Presentation
Dine and celebrate the achievements of your fellow alumni in a video presentation. 
   
2:30 - 3:00 p.m. Group Photograph of All Alumni
   
3:30 - 5:00 p.m.      Alumni Interviews
Share your insights and memories by participating in a videotaped interview. 
   
3:30 - 5:00 p.m.  Alumni Debate: Has the Obama Presidency Brought Substantial Benefit to the African American Community?
   
8:00 - midnight Cabaret
Dance all night to hit songs from the 1960s through today.

 
Parking: 
There is a pay parking lot directly across the street from the law school building at the Baltimore Grand Parking Garage. The garage is located at 5 N. Paca Street at the corner of W. Baltimore and Paca Streets.


Location: 
Westminster Hall is located adjacent to the University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law. Please use the main law school entrance, located at 500 West Baltimore Street, Baltimore, MD 21201, to access Westminster Hall.

Questions:
 

Please let us know if you have any special needs or questions by contacting Jessica Hurtado at jhurtado@law.umaryland.edu. 

Have questions about UM Carey Law Black Alumni 3rd Reunion & Symposium? Contact University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law
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