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 Campaign Kickoff 

Greetings from the University of Michigan Law School!

Please join us on November 8 and 9, 2013, as we kick off one of the most ambitious fundraising campaigns in the history of higher education, the Victors for Michigan campaign. Participate in two days of festivities, football, friends, and fun.
 
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SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

Friday, November 8, 2013
  • The Michigan Law Experience Today (various times)
    Enjoy lunch in the Lawyers Club dining room or at the Kirkland & Ellis Café (10:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.), sit in on Crim Law with David M. Uhlmann, the Jeffrey F. Liss Professor from Practice and director of the Environmental Law and Policy Program (120 Hutchins Hall, 1:00 p.m. - 2:15 p.m.), or take part in an alumni/student reception and tour the newly renovated Lawyers Club (Lawyers Club Lounge, 2:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.). To participate, please call the Law School’s Office of Development and Alumni Relations at 734-615-4535 or email lawevents@umich.edu.

  • The Community Festival (Ingalls Mall, 5:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.)
    Join students, faculty, staff, fans, and friends at a family-friendly outdoor launch celebration among campus landmarks. No RSVP needed.

  • Michigan Law Hospitality Room (Michigan League, Hussey Room, 5:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.)
    Take a break from the activities on Ingalls Mall to enjoy refreshments and conversation with fellow Michigan Law alumni.

  • The Main Event (Hill Auditorium, 8:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.)
    Be our guest for a special presentation as students from across campus and around the world reveal, through their personal stories, why Michigan needs victors.
    RSVP using the University’s registration form.

  • The After-Party (Ingalls Mall, 9:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.)
    Following the Main Event, enjoy a final treat or two among friends. No RSVP needed.
Other units across campus will host special campaign-oriented activities throughout the day. Click here for more details.
 
Saturday, November 9, 2013 
  • The Law School Pre-Game Celebration (Robert B. Aikens Commons, 11 a.m.)
    Hear from Dean Mark West and mingle with students and faculty as we celebrate the University of Michigan Law School and look forward to what’s to come! RSVP by calling the Law School’s Office of Development and Alumni Relations at 734-615-4535 or emailing lawevents@umich.edu.

  • The Game (Michigan Stadium, 3:30 p.m.)
    What’s a Kickoff without… a kickoff? Cheer the Wolverines to victory against Nebraska.  Tickets are available on StubHub​, the Official Fan-to-Fan Ticket Marketplace of Michigan Athletics.  

GENERAL INFORMATION

  • For your convenience, complimentary cab service within Ann Arbor is available through Yellow Car. We recommend scheduling your rides in advance, as demand is high during football weekends. Parking is at a premium on campus, but hotels provide ample parking. 

  • Facilities for the Victors for Michigan campaign kickoff are wheelchair accessible.  If special arrangements are necessary, please notify the Law School’s Office of Development and Alumni Relations, 734.615.4535 or lawevents@umich.edu.

  • The Law School and The M Den have teamed up to make specialized Michigan Law apparel available onsite and online through the MLaw Marketplace.  A percentage of all sales comes back to Law School student groups to help support their activities.

  • As part of the University of Michigan's ongoing effort to create a healthier environment for its faculty, staff, and students, all three campuses – Ann Arbor, Dearborn and Flint – are smoke-free.  This extends the smoke-free environment of U-M buildings to campus grounds.

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