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News Archive

December 21, 2016

(Dec 21) Alumna Grace Auger, LLB'95, was appointed Chair of Alberta's new First Nations Women's Council on Economic Security.

December 20, 2016

(Dec 20) Alumna Patricia Stark, LLB'87, was appointed as a judge to the British Columbia provincial court this month.

December 19, 2016

(Dec 19) Professor Catherine Brown's article was cited by the Supreme Court of Canada decision in Canada (Attorney General) v. Fairmont Hotels Inc 2016 SCC 54.

December 19, 2016

(Dec 19) Professor Kathleen Mahoney has been appointed one of four jury members for the 2017 Canada Prizes Jury for the Federation for the Humanities and Social Sciences.

December 14, 2016

(Dec 14) Professor Emily Laidlaw has published two chapters in two forthcoming books.

December 9, 2016

(Dec 9) Professor Sharon Mascher presented at the International Australian Studies Association Conference "Re-imagining Australia: Encounter, Recognition, Responsibility," in Fremantle, Western Australia.

December 8, 2016

(Dec 8) Linda McKay-Panos, instructor and executive director of the Alberta Civil Liberties Research Centre, has published an article in the Canadian Journal of Human Rights.

December 7, 2016

(Dec 7) Professor Kathleen Mahoney presented at the Ontario Bar Association's 8th Annual Class Actions Colloquium on December 5.

December 6, 2016

(Dec 6) UCalgary Law's Environmental Law Clinic and Public Interest Law Clinic serve Alberta's environmental community while providing law students with real world experience in public interest lawyering.

December 2, 2016

(Dec 2) Professor Martin Olszynski has recently published an article in the online journal Ecosystem Services: "Does Slow and Steady Win the Race? Ecosystem Services in Canadian and Chilean Environmental Law and Policy."

November 30, 2016

(Nov 30) New course looks at national security policy issues and criminal laws relating to terrorism.

November 28, 2016

(Nov 28) On November 21, seven UCalgary Law students became qualified members of the National Association of Parliamentarians.

November 24, 2016

(Nov 24) An LLM scholarship and research assistant stipend is available for an eligible candidate to undertake master’s level research within a project on Domestic Violence and Access to Justice funded by the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council. 

November 23, 2016

(Nov 23) Professor Rudiger Tscherning has secured funding from the Rocky Mountain Mineral Law Foundation (RMMLF) for the preparation of teaching materials for a Conflict of Laws course that he will be teaching in the Winter 2017 semester.

November 22, 2016

(Nov 22)  Professor Emily Laidlaw is presenting her book at the Danish Institute for Human Rights in Copenhagen today as a visiting professor. 



Date & Time:
March 8, 2016 | 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Join PBSC for an info session on becoming a project leader for 2016-2017.

Date & Time:
March 4, 2016 | 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Join The Honourable Madam Justice Rosalie Abella of the Supreme Court of Canada for a fireside chat to discuss access to justice and her career as a legal professional. Presented by Pro Bono Students Canada.

Date & Time:
March 1, 2016 | 11:00 am - 1:00 pm

Join Abbe Smith, Professor, Georgetown University Law Center for a presentation on her paper "Representing Rapists: The Cruelty of Cross-Examination & Other Challenges for a Feminist Criminal Defense Lawyer."

Date & Time:
February 24, 2016 | 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm

Join Student Legal Assistance for a seminar on basic skills for managing family files.

Date & Time:
February 20, 2016 | 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

The Faculty of Law and the Canadian Institute of Resources Law invite you to attend a free public lecture on Aboriginal Law 101 Update.

Date & Time:
February 11, 2016 | 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Join Ian Savage of Savage Oykhman Law for a seminar on impaired driving, part of the Student Legal Assistance seminar series.

Date & Time:
February 4, 2016 | 11:00 am - 1:00 pm

Join us for the 2016 William A. Howard Memorial Lecture with Preston Manning, founder, Manning Centre.

Date & Time:
February 2, 2016 | 11:30 am - 1:00 pm

Join Micheal Vonn, Policy Director of the British Columbia Civil Liberties Association for a discussion on Bill C-51 and Data Analytics.

Date & Time:
January 28, 2016 | 11:00 am - 1:00 pm

Indigenous Business Deals: More than Impact Benefit Agreements

Date & Time:
January 23, 2016 | 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Join Giorilyn Bruno, research fellow at the Canadian Institute for Resources Law for a lecture on Alberta's Private Surface Agreements Registry.

Date & Time:
January 8, 2016 | 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

Join Al Meghji, head of the national tax litigation group at Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt LLP for the 2016 Milvain Lecture “The Mindful Advocate.”

Date & Time:
December 5, 2015 | 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

The Faculty of Law and the Canadian Institute of Resources Law invite you to attend a free public lecture on Unsecured Creditors' Remedies in Alberta – Selected Aspects.

Final Exams

Date & Time:
December 3, 2015 - December 17, 2015

Last day of classes (Fall term)

Date & Time:
November 30, 2015
Date & Time:
November 24, 2015 | 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Join the Alberta Civil Liberties Research Centre for Nowhere to Run: Is Canada Meeting its International Refugee Obligations? with Kerry Cundal.