September 12 - 14, 2014

Emeriti Classes (pre-1964) and the
Classes of 1964, 1969, 1974, 1979, and 1984

 

Note:  Pricing reflects Early Bird/Regular/Late Registration cost per person.
Emeriti pricing will be discounted by 20% for most events. 

 

Friday, September 12 


 

Reunion 2014 Registration
8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.
South Hall, Room 1070

Start your visit by picking up your name badge(s) - they'll be your admission ticket(s) to all reunion events except the football game.  You also can get an attendance list for your class, an updated events schedule, and any football tickets you have reserved.

 

Campus Bus Tour
8:45 - 9:45 a.m.
Departs from Monroe Street
Registration Required

What has changed around campus since you were a student? A lot! From the past decade alone, the roster of completed construction at the University includes the Museum of Art renovation and expansion, the Cardiovascular Center, the Walgreen Drama Center, Weill Hall, the new Mott Children’s Hospital and Von Voigtlander Women’s Hospital, North Quad Residential Complex, and of course, the Law School’s new academic building (South Hall) and the Robert B. Aikens Commons. Check out these new landmarks and spot your old favorites on this tour of Ann Arbor, focusing on the U-M campus.

 

Lawyers Club and South Hall Tour
10 - 11:30 a.m.
Meet on the steps of the Reading Room
Registration Required

Every lawyer’s favorite on-campus housing has gotten a face lift. See the results of the yearlong renovation of the student rooms, part of which are now known as the Charles T. Munger Residences in the Lawyers Club. Designed to maintain the architectural integrity of the Law Quad while providing modern upgrades, the renovations include revitalized living spaces and common areas, as well as updated plumbing, heating, ventilation, technology, accessibility, and safety features.

You’ll also tour South Hall, which was dedicated in September 2012. The building features classrooms for small seminars as well as large lectures, the Jeffries Student Lounge, the Miller Canfield Corner, and offices for faculty, clinics, and administrative units.

 

Lunch
11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Lawyers Club, Student Dining Room
$15

Enjoy lunch with other alumni and current students.

 

Who Are We?: A Report on the Results of the Michigan Law Alumni Survey
1–2 P.M.
South Hall, Room 1020


Michigan is the only American law school that regularly has surveyed its alumni about their careers. After an eight-year hiatus, Michigan Law recently resumed this life/job satisfaction survey. Prof. J. J. Prescott will review initial survey findings and engage the audience in a lively discussion regarding the changes in alumni lives and careers.

 

Featured Faculty Speaker:  Carl Schneider, ‘79
2–3 P.M.
South Hall, Room 1020

Schneider is the Chauncey Stillman Professor of Law and professor of internal medicine. He will be discussing mandated disclosure, which in his book, More Than You Wanted to Know: The Failure of Mandated Disclosure (Princeton U Press, 2014), he describes as probably the most used and least successful form of regulation in America today.

 

Presentation of the 2014 Distinguished Alumni Awards
3–4 P.M.
Robert B. Aikens Commons

A new tradition continues at Michigan Law: the presentation of the Distinguished Alumni Award. The award recognizes extraordinary alumni who, through making an exceptional impact on their professions, communities, and/or Michigan Law, have exemplified the values and ethos of the University of Michigan Law School. A reception with the awardees will follow the presentation.

 

Welcome Reception: Classes of 1969, ‘74, ‘79, ‘84, and Emeriti
5:30–7 P.M.
Michigan Union, Pendleton Room
$35/$45/$55

Join members of the classes of 1969, 1974, 1979, and 1984, as well as emeriti alumni and Michigan Law faculty, for a festive celebration with drinks and hors d’oeuvres. If you haven’t picked up your name badge(s) yet, you can do so here.

 

Welcome Reception—Class of 1964
5:30–7 P.M.
Campus Inn, East Terrace
$35/$45/$55

Join your class members for a buffet dinner at your headquarters hotel.

 

Saturday, September 13
 
Please note that the game time has been set for 3:30 p.m.  New times are noted in Red/Bold.


Reunion 2014 Registration

9 A.M. – Noon
South Hall, Room 1070

If you haven’t already done so, pick up your name badge(s) here—they’ll be your admission ticket(s) to all reunion events except the football game. You also can get an attendance list for your class, an updated events schedule, and any football tickets you have reserved.

 

Cavaedium Society Breakfast
9:30 - 10:30 A.M.
Lawyers Club Lounge

This special event welcomes alumni who give $2,500 or more to the Law School Fund annually and who, in appreciation, are recognized as Cavaedium Society members. (For information on annual giving, the Law School Fund, and reunion giving, please contact Janice Glander, director of annual giving, at 734.615.4521 or email jglander@umich.edu.)


Where Past and Future Meet:  A Conversation with Dean West
11 A.M. - Noon
South Hall, Room 1225

Join Dean West in our beautiful new academic building, South Hall. Hear an update on the Law School amid the historic and contemporary setting of Michigan Law.


Tailgate
Noon - 2 P.M.
Tent on the Law Quad
$25/$35/$55

Gather with old friends and new to enjoy brunch featuring picnic-type food and nonalcoholic beverages. (Sorry: Due to state liquor license regulations and U-M campus policy, we are unable to serve alcohol.) To find your classmates, look for class year signs located throughout the tent.

 

Phid House Alumni Tailgate: Celebrating 100 Years
1:30 - 3:30 P.M.
502 E. Madison

 

Wolverine Football vs. Miami University (Ohio)
3:30 P.M.
Michigan Stadium

 

Various other activities and venues in Ann Arbor

It may be a Football Saturday in Ann Arbor, but there’s a whole lot more going on besides at the Big House. To learn about other activities, including family-friendly ones, pick up information at registration or visit www.law.umich.edu/reunions.

 

Reunion 2014 – Class Dinners
7:30 P.M.
Various locations
$100/$110/$130

Because of the late start for the football game, spirit wear is encouraged.

Cocktails and dinner service The class dinners are the heart of the reunion weekend. A class photograph will be taken during the evening, and Dean West will stop by to greet each reunion group. 

Venues are as follows:

  • Emeriti Classes
    Michigan League, Michigan Room
  • Class of 1964
    Michigan Union, Rogel Ballroom
  • Class of 1969
    Michigan Union, Anderson Room
  • Class of 1974
    Michigan Union, Pendleton Room
  • Class of 1979
    Michigan League, Hussey Room
  • Class of 1984
    Michigan League, Vandenburg Room

 

Sunday, September 14  

Dean’s Farewell Brunch
9:30–11 A.M.
Robert B. Aikens Commons
$25/$35/$55

Join Dean West and members of all Law School reunion classes for an informal, buffet-style brunch before you say farewell to classmates and the Quad.

 
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