Reunion Weekend 2012

Reunion Weekend 2012


Friday, October 4                         

 4 p.m. – 5 p.m. Law Review Alumni Mixer
  Law Review alumni and current members will gather in the Law Review suite to share stories and hear updates on the latest work being published. Law Review Suite

4 p.m. – 5 p.m. National Alumni Association Fall Meeting
  Join the National Alumni Association Board of Directors for their fall meeting. Hear highlights from the volunteer committees who assist with student recruitment, mentoring, career placement and strengthening the alumni network. All alumni are welcome.  2000 Building, 3rd Floor Boardroom.

5 p.m. – 7 p.m.

TGIF – Dean’s Welcome


Join Albany Law’s Board of Trustees and the National Alumni Association’s Board of Directors along with former and current faculty members as you gather with classmates to remember the good times. Beer, wine, soda and pub fare will be served. 1928 Building, Tent in Courtyard.

7 p.m.

Informal Class Specific Gatherings
Visit Class Pages for specific information.

Saturday, October 5

8:15 a.m. Registration
9 a.m. Start

Albany Law Clinic and Justice Center 5K Run/Walk

Join alumni, faculty, staff, students and friends for a 5K run/walk around Albany's Helderberg Neighborhood celebrating  the 30th anniversary of the Civil Rights & Disabilities Clinic and the 20th anniversary of the Domestic Violence Prosecution Clinic. Prizes will be awarded to the top three male and female finishers. Tent behind 2000 Building.

9 a.m. – 11 a.m.

Continental Breakfast
1928 Building, East Foyer

10 a.m. – 11 a.m.

CLE Presentation by Professor Michael Hutter

CLE Presentation by Professor Patrick Connors

Albany Law School, E115 and E117

10 a.m. – 1 p.m.

Tours of the Law School Campus and Bookstore

Check in at the welcome table. Tours of the campus will be led by student ambassadors every 30 minutes. If you have not been back to campus, you will be impressed by the changes.

11 a.m. – 12 p.m.

Conversation with the Newest Judges of the New York State Court of Appeals

Join Dean Andrews for a public conversation with Associate Judges Jenny Rivera and Sheila Abdus-Salaam, the newest members of New York State’s highest court. The conversation will include topics such as access to justice, challenges facing courts, the legal profession and legal education, technology and the media. Attendees will be invited to ask questions and have the opportunity to meet the judges.

Sheila Abdus-Salaam, Associate Judge of the Court of Appeals, was nominated to the court by Governor Andrew M. Cuomo ’82 and confirmed by the New York State Senate on May 6, 2013. She began her judicial career in 1992.

Jenny Rivera, Associate Judge of the Court of Appeals, was nominated to the court on Jan. 15, 2013, by Governor Andrew M. Cuomo ’82, and the New York State Senate confirmed her appointment on Feb. 11, 2013. She has spent her career in public service. Room 200.

12 p.m. – 2 p.m.

Alumni Picnic & Rugby Games
Tent behind 2000 Building

2 p.m. – 4 p.m.
Trolley Tour of Historic Albany
Meet at the Main Holland Ave Entrance of the Law School.

6 p.m. – 11 p.m.

Reunion Classes: Cocktails, Dinner, Dancing and Dessert


Reunion classes will gather for cocktails and an elegant dinner for this Reunion Weekend featured event. Reunion class photos will be taken and Reunion class giving totals and auction winners will be announced. Trophies will be awarded to the classes with the highest registered attendance and the greatest increase in class giving participation. 1928 Building, Foyer and Gymnasium.

Sunday, October 6

9 a.m. – 11 a.m.

Alumni Farewell Brunch
1928 Building, East Foyer

Contact Information
Albany Law School
Office of Alumni Affairs
80 New Scotland Avenue
Albany, New York 12208