New Student Orientation

First Year Student Orientation Schedule Fall 2014

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Monday, August 18
 
10:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. Campus Shop Open Room 120 (BOA Bldg.)
1:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m. Financial Aid Office Room 107 F
Tuesday, August 19
Attire: Business (Suit required)
9:30 a.m.-9:40 a.m. Welcome and Introduction to Elon Law (Assoc. Dean Woodlief) Room 207
9:40 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. Welcome from Dean Bierman  
10:00 a.m.-10:05 a.m. Student Life (Melissa Duncan)  
10:05 a.m.-10:10 a.m. Alumni (Gwen Lewis)  
10:10 a.m.-10:30 a.m. Academic Program; Introduction of Faculty (Assoc. Dean Haile)  
10:30 a.m.-10:45 a.m. Introduction of International Civil Rights Museum Tour (Assoc. Dean Rivers James)  
10:45 a.m.-11:00 a.m. Break and load buses  
  Bus #1 - Aguinaga through Gambill + 2 Mentors  
  Bus #2 - Gelbert through Long + 2 Mentors  
  Bus #3 - Lowder through Saunders + 2 Mentors  
  Bus #4 - Scanlon through Wooten + 2 Mentors  
11:00 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Tour the International Civil Rights Museum  Downtown Greensboro
12:30 p.m.-2:00 p.m. Lunch provided & professional photographs Cemala Commons
  Photos:  
  12:30 p.m.-1:00 p.m.           Mentor Groups 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 Room 211
  1:00 p.m.-1:30 p.m.              Mentor Groups 6, 7, 8, 9, 10 Room 211
  1:30 p.m.-2:00 p.m.              Mentor Groups 11, 12, 13, 14, 15 Room 211
2:00 p.m.-2:15 p.m. Class of 2017 Group Photo Room 206
2:15 p.m.-2:30 p.m. Honor Council (Helen Chatt and Wendy Shea) Room 207
2:30 p.m.-3:15 p.m. Storming the Court - Small Group Book Discussions  
  Mentor Group 1 (Meyers)                         Professor Rich Room 207
  Mentor Group 2 (Kaylor)                          Professor  Lam Immigration Clinic
  Mentor Group 3 (Hinton)                         Assoc. Dean McLeod Room 204
  Mentor Group 4 (Ventura)                       Professor Grant Room 211
  Mentor Group 5 (Pappayliou)                Professor Barilla Room 107
  Mentor Group 6 (Ohrenberger)             Professor Splawn         L014 (Library)
  Mentor Group 7 (Maffetore)                   Professor Kantlehner L001 (Library)
  Mentor Group 8 (Brown)                         Professor Hoffman Library (Lower Level)
  Mentor Group 9 (Brooks)                         Assoc. Dean Haile White Conference Room
  Mentor Group 10 (Burch)                         Professor  Molony Room 206
  Mentor Group 11 (Kuzbyt)                       Professor Exum Library (Upper Level)
  Mentor Group 12 (Reihl)                           Professor Scavone Immigration Clinic
  Mentor Group 13 (Davis)                          Professor Dunham  Room 105
  Mentor Group 14 (Moy)                       Assoc. Dean Woodlief Jury Room
  Mentor Group 15 (Evangelista)              Professor Friedland Library (Lower Level)
3:15 p.m.-3:30 p.m. Break  Cemala Commons
3:30 p.m.-4:30 p.m. Load buses and travel to Main Campus (transportation provided)  
  Bus #1 - Aguinaga through Gambill + 2 Mentors  
  Bus #2 - Gelbert through Long + 2 Mentors  
  Bus #3 - Lowder through Saunders + 2 Mentors  
  Bus #4 - Scanlon through Wooten + 2 Mentors  
4:30 p.m.-5:30 p.m. Opening Convocation  Whitley Auditorium
5:30 p.m.-6:00 p.m. Load buses and travel to President and Mrs. Lambert's House (transportation provided)  
6:00 p.m.-7:30 p.m. Reception at President and Mrs. Lambert's House Maynard House
7:30 p.m.-8:00 p.m. Buses return to Law School  
     
10:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. Campus Shop Open Room 120 (BOA Bldg.)
Wednesday, August 20
Attire: Casual
9:30 a.m. - 10:50 a.m. Introduction to Law, Leadership & Professionalism (Assoc. Dean Rivers James and Chris Leopold) Room 207
10:50 a.m.-11:00 a.m. Break  
11:00 a.m.-11:10 a.m. Welcome and Introductions (Dean Bierman) Room 207
11:10 a.m.-11:15 a.m. Elon Law Alumni Association (Andrea Harrell)  
11:15 a.m.-11:40 a.m. North Carolina Bar Association (Catharine Arrowood, President; Allan Head, Executive Director; Damon Duncan, YLD)  
11:40 a.m.-11:45 a.m. Greensboro Bar Association (Damon Duncan)  
11:45 a.m.-11:50 a.m. Student Bar Association (Eric Nelson)  
11:55 a.m.-12:00 p.m. American Bar Association (Nick Livengood)  
12:00 p.m.-1:00 p.m. Lunch provided by the  NCBA  Cemala Commons
1:00 p.m.-1:30 p.m. Introduction to Pro bono/Service (Alex Rogers) Room 207
  Distribution of Service Project Information and T-shirts  
1:30 p.m.-4:30 p.m. Elon Reaches Out - Service Projects                                  Various Locations
     
10:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. Campus Shop Open Room 120 (BOA Bldg.)
1:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m. Bursar's Office (for tuition questions, payments, etc.) Room 107 D
12:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m. Financial Aid Office Room 107 F
Thursday, August 21 - Bring your Laptops!
  Attire: Business Casual   
9:30 a.m.-10:30 a.m. Preparing for Class: Faculty Expectations Panel Room  207
  Professors Armijo, Gabriel, Grant and Parrish  
10:30 a.m.-10:45 a.m. Preparing for Class: Introduction (Professor Wasson) Room 207
10:45 a.m.-11:00 a.m. Break  
11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. Preparing for Class: Reading a Case  
  Cohorts A1 & A2 (Professor Noble) Room 204
  Cohort B1 (Professor Wasson) Room 107
  Cohorts B2 & C1 (Professor Perkins) Room 206
  Cohort C2 (Adjunct Professor Connors) Room 211
12:00 p.m.-1:00 p.m. Lunch with Faculty Advisors (Lunch Provided)  
  Lunch provided by LexisNexis and WestLaw  
  Assoc. Dean Alan Woodlief Cemala Commons
  Assoc. Dean Andy Haile Cemala Commons
  Professor Antonette Barilla Cemala Commons
  Professor Catherine Dunham (Jane Law) Room 107
  Professor Catherine Wasson Room 107
  Professor David Levine Room 105
  Professor Enrique Armijo Room 105
  Professor Eric Fink Room 105
  Assoc. Dean Faith Rivers Room 204
  Professor Heather Scavone Room 204
  Professor Helen Grant Room 204
  Professor Henry Gabriel Room 206
  Professor Jim Exum Room 206
  Professor John Flynn Room 206
  Assoc. Dean Kate McLeod Room 211
  Professor Margaret Kantlehner Room 211
  Professor Mike Rich Library (Lower Level)
  Professor Patricia Perkins Library (Lower Level)
  Professor Peter Hoffman Library (Lower Level)
  Professor Robert Parrish Library (Lower Level)
  Professor Scott Gaylord Library (Upper Level)
  Professor Steve Friedland Library (Upper Level)
  Professor Tom Molony Library (Upper Level)
  Professor Tom Noble Library (Upper Level)
1:00 p.m.-2:00 p.m. Preparing for Class: Briefing a Case  
  Cohorts A1 & A2 (Professor Noble) Room 204
  Cohort B1 (Professor Wasson) Room 107
  Cohorts B2 & C1 (Professor Perkins) Room 206
  Cohort C2 (Adjunct Professor Connors) Room 211
2:00 p.m.-2:30 p.m. Mock Class  
  Cohorts A1 & A2 (Professor Friedland) Room 207
  Cohorts B1 & B2 (Professor Rich) Room 206
  Cohorts C1 & C2 (Professor Exum) Room 204
2:30 p.m.-2:45 p.m. Break  
2:45 p.m.-3:15 p.m. Introduction to Professional Communications (Professor Wasson) Room 207
3:15 p.m.-4:45 p.m. Preparing for Class: Research & Electronic Resources (Assoc. Dean McLeod) Room 207
  Introduction to Lexis, Westlaw & BloombergLaw  
  Cohorts A1& A2   (Librarian/Instructor Pal) Room 206
  Cohorts B1 & B2  (Assoc. Dean McLeod & Librarian/Instructor  Watson) Room 207
  Cohorts C1 & C2  (Librarian/Instructor Hirsch) Room 204
     
5:45 p.m.  Spouses & Partners Reception Room 107
     
12:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m. Campus Shop Open Room 120 (BOA Bldg.)
Friday, August 22
  Faculty Friday Various locations
     
10:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. Campus Shop Open Room 120 (BOA Bldg.)