Schedules

FOUNDATIONS OF LEGAL STUDY

Spring 2014

 

Wednesday, January 8

  8:30 -   9:00 a.m.    Registration & Continental Breakfast [John Rogers Hall (JRH)]
                                - Admissions, Alumni, Development

  9:00 -   9:15 a.m.    Welcome:  Janet K. Levit, Dean and Dean John Roers Endowed Chair

  9:15 -   9:30 a.m.    Staff Introductions (JRH 201)

  9:30 -   9:45 a.m.    Break

  9:45 - 11:45 a.m.    Introduction to Civil Procedure - Professor Marianne Blair (JRH 201)

12:00 -   1:00 p.m.    Lunch with Student Leaders (ACAC Gallery)

  1:15 -   2:00 p.m.    Policies, Plagiarism & Honor - Dean Janet K. Levit and
                                 Associate Dean Martha Cordell (JRH 201)

  2:00 -   2:45 p.m.    Computing Open House - Chris Farwell (JRH 201)

  3:00 -   4:30 p.m.    Stare Decisis - Professor Evelyn Hutchison (JRH 206)

 

Thursday, January 9

  8:00 - 10:00 a.m.    Introduction to Civil Procedure - Professor Marianne Blair (JRH 201)

10:00 - 10:15 a.m.    Break

10:15 - 11:00 a.m.    Using the MLIC for Success: A walking tour
                                - Librarians & MLIC staff (Meet at the MLIC entrance)

11:15 - 12:00 p.m.    Bloomberg Law - Bloomberg Representatives (JRH 201)

12:00 -   1:25 p.m.    Lunch on your own

  1:30 -   2:15 p.m.    Westlaw & TWEN: Retrieving authority if you know the citation - Bell (JRH
                                 201)

  2:30 -   3:15 p.m.    LEXIS: Retrieving authority if you know the citation - Williams & Nelson (JRH
                                 201)

  3:15 -   3:30 p.m.    Break.  Enjoy cookies and lemonade in the Pit. 

  3:30 -   4:30 p.m.    The Study of Law/How to Brief a Case for Class/Tips for Surviving Law School
                                - Professor Robert Butkin (JRH 201)

 

Friday, January 10

  8:00 -   8:30 a.m.    Board buses for courthouse visit in front of John Rogers Hall

                              Professional attire required.  Please refer to the PDO materials provided on
                              flashdrive.  Professional photos will be taken before departure. 

                              No backpacks, books, or laptops - just ID for security - Associate Dean Kristine
                              Bridges, Coordinator

  8:30 a.m.                Van departs for courthouse - Proceed through security

  9:00 a.m.                Observe hearings and attend presentations by the court

11:30 a.m.                Load van and proceed to Tulsa County Bar Center

12:00 -   1:30 p.m.    Lunch at Tulsa County Bar Center

  1:30 -   2:00 p.m.    Bar application and admission information - Associate Dean Martha Cordell

  2:00 -   3:00 p.m.    Introduction to Dean's Seminar

 

Tuesday, January 14

  4:30 -   5:30 p.m.    Student Mentor/Mentee Reception (Dean's Conference Room)

 

Thursday, January 16

12:00 -   1:15 p.m.    Lunch with Faculty and Dean Levit (ACAC - Gallery)

  5:00 -   6:00 p.m.    Hager Lecture Reception (Pit)

  6:00 -   7:00 p.m.    Hager Lecture (Courtroom)

 

Monday, January 20 - MLK Day

  8:00 -   8:30 a.m.    Breakfast and Registration for Public Service Project (JRH - Mezzanine)

  8:30 - 11:45 a.m.    Public Service Project:  TU Law Students Assist (T.U.L.S.A.)