2015 Homecoming & Reunion Weekend
October 16-17, 2015
Dean Phil Weiser, the faculty, staff, and students warmly welcome all of our alumni to celebrate, revive old friendships, network, and connect with Colorado Law during homecoming weekend.
In addition to fun homecoming events, Colorado Law alumni get together to celebrate reunions every five years after graduation on homecoming weekend. This year, classes ending in "5" and "0" will be celebrating. Reunion chairs from each class organize events. To help with your class reunion or find out who your class reunion organizers are, please contact Genevieve Oransky.
Classes celebrating their reunions in 2015:
1965 | 1970 | 1975 | 1980 | 1985 | 1990 | 1995 | 2000 | 2005 | 2010
Click on your class year to see how your class is celebrating!
2015 Homecoming Schedule of Events
Friday, October 16, 2015
- 12:00 -1:30 p.m. - Golden Buffalo Lunch for class of 1964 alumni and earlier
- 3:30 p.m. -Continuing Legal Education Discussion - The Jury and Democracy: How Jury Deliberation Promotes Civic Engagement and Political Participation
Dean Phil Weiser and John Gastil, Head and Professor, Communications Arts and Sciences and Political Science, Penn State University, and Rebecca Love Kourlis, Executive Director, Institute for the Advancement of the American Legal System, will discuss the state of the modern jury and its role in our constitutional system. In addition to discussing a range of reforms to how juries operate, they will discuss how serving on a jury can trigger changes in how citizens view themselves, their peers, and their government. They will also talk about how the jury as a legal institution can be incorporated into other governmental processes. Weiser and Gastil are co-authors of a book of the same title. Kourlis, a former Colorado Supreme Court justice and the founder of IAALS, is focused on the continuous improvement of the American legal system. 2 CLE credits requested.
- 5:00 p.m. - Jazz & Cocktail Reception
Thanks to the generous support of Gary Berg ('79), Friday's CLE and Jazz & Cocktail Reception will be held at The Academy, 970 Aurora Avenue, Boulder, Colorado.
Saturday, October 17, 2015*
- 3.5 hours before game - Continuing Legal Education Panel - A Growing Concern: Ethical Considerations for Attorneys Representing Clients in the Marijuana Industry
Professor Corie Rosen Felder will moderate a discussion of the ethical considerations for attorneys advising clients on marijuana-related legal issues. The panel includes Sarah Clarke ('07), Adam Denmark Cohen ('03), and Christian Sederberg ('05). 2 CLE ethics credits requested.
- 2 hours before game - Colorado Law Back to Boulder BBQ at Wolf Law
- Colorado vs. Arizona football game at Folsom Field
Football game time and Saturday schedule will be announced in early October
Football Tickets: To purchase tickets please contact the CU Ticket Office at 303-492-1849 or click here.
If you have questions about Colorado Law's homecoming events, please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 303-492-8048.
For information about other Back to Boulder Homecoming activities and events visit alumni.colorado.edu/backtoboulder. Click the "Plan Your Visit" tab for information regarding lodging options in Boulder during Homecoming Weekend, as well as parking on campus during events.
Congratulations to Colorado Law Alumni Joe Neguse (’09) and Meshach Rhoades (’04) who will receive 2015 Alumni Awards from the University of Colorado Alumni Association. Join them to celebrate this achievement on Thursday, October 15 at 5:45 p.m. in the Glenn Miller Ballroom at the University Memorial Center. For more information and to register to attend the award ceremony, please visit alumni.colorado.edu/awards/.