Homecoming Weekend 2010

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Friday, October 15, 2010

CLE Seminar
3:30 - 5:30 p.m.
Room 186 - Swen Parson Hall
Free admission

As a bonus for the weekend, the College of Law is hosting free CLE seminars where you will be able to earn 1-2 hours of CLE credit:   

3:30-4:30 p.m.
Current Issues Regarding Access to Legal Services will be presented by Professor Laurel Rigertas.  One hour of professionalism CLE credit (approval pending) is expected to be given.

4:30-5:30 p.m.
Criminal Law - Supreme Court Updates will be presented by Professor Lorraine Schmall.  One hour of general CLE credit will be given.  Location: NIU Law, Room 186

For questions or to rsvp for the CLE Seminar, contact Director Melody Mitchell at lawevents@niu.edu or (815) 753-9655.

Casino Night
6:30 - 9:30 p.m.
Regency Room - Holmes Student Center
$35 admission for general public, $20 for students

Join the NIU Law Student Bar Association as they host their annual gala event.  This year's Casino Night will feature live jazz.  Admission includes appetizers and gaming chips.  There will also be a cash bar available.

For more information and to purchase tickets, please contact the SBA at sba.niu@gmail.com!

Saturday, October 16, 2010

Tailgate Party with the Dean
11 a.m. - 2 p.m.
NIU Law Tent - Alumni Village (Near Huskie Stadium)

Join NIU Law alumni, faculty, staff and students at our Homecoming Tailgate Party.  We will have a tent in Alumni Village just off Annie Glidden Road and Stadium Drive with FREE food and drinks.

Phi Alpha Delta (PAD) will be also hosting a Homecoming Bags Tournament. Entry will be $5 per person (sign up as a team or we can match up singles). It will be a great way to enjoy the pre-game festivities and there will be prizes for the top teams! Email Jennifer Weston at jenniferweston2012@yahoo.com for more information.

Buffalo vs. NIU
Kick Off: 2:30 p.m.

Game tickets in the NIU College of Law section are $7 each. Tickets are limited and available on a first-come basis.


Please help us plan accordingly. To RSVP for tailgating and/or purchase football tickets, contact the College of Law Office of Alumni Events and Public Relations at (815) 753-9655 or e-mail lawevents@niu.edu.

Reunion Receptions

The College of Law will host reunion receptions for the classes of 1980, 1985, 1990, 1995 and 2000.


We recommend parking in the Parking Deck, which is located off of Route 38, between Normal Road and Carroll Avenue. Parking there is free and more convenient as traffic near the Stadium (Annie Glidden Road and Route 38) can get get backed up.

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