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News Archive

November 3, 2016

(Nov 3) Dentons North American Energy Law Study Tour will take students to Austin, Washington, D.C., and Fort McMurray.

November 2, 2016

Theresa Yurkewich (JD’13) embarked on a unique and exciting career path this fall by moving to Europe to pursue her career in international public interest law.  

November 1, 2016

(Nov 1) Professor Al Lucas has been appointed the director of UCalgary's Sustainable Energy Development program, an interdisciplinary Master's program offered by the Haskayne School of Business, Schulich School of Engineering, and the faculties of Law and Environmental Design.

October 31, 2016

(Oct 31) Professor Martin Olszynski will be appearing before the Parliamentary Standing Committee on Fisheries and Oceans today.

October 28, 2016

(Oct 28) Professor Kathleen Mahoney will present at the Truth and Reconciliation Summit in Banff, AB, on October 29.

October 27, 2016

(Oct 27) Professor Emily Laidlaw has received funding from the Law Commission of Ontario to write research papers for the Defamation Law in the Age of the Internet project.

October 27, 2016

(Oct 27) In order to assist with the development of UCalgary's Indigenous Strategy, the university is seeking input from various community stakeholders – including the campus community – through a series of community-based dialogues as well as an online survey.

October 26, 2016

(Oct 26) Professor Maureen Duffy has been invited by the Canadian Border Services Agency to participate in the Stakeholder Engagement Session for the National Immigration Detention Framework.  

October 21, 2016

(Oct 21) Professor Michael Ilg presents at the 7th Annual Law and Development Conference in Buenos Aires, Argentina on October 21, 2016. 

October 19, 2016

As an expert and leader in the pension law and management industry, Hugh O'Reilly (LLB'90) is a perfect example of how a UCalgary law degree can help students to achieve success in the legal profession.  

October 18, 2016

(Oct 18) Professor Michael Nesbitt will be speaking today to Parliament's Standing Committee on Public Safety and National Security on the topic of reforming Canada's national security laws.  

October 17, 2016

(Oct 17) 2L student Sarah Miller attended the 24th Annual Animal Law Conference in New York over the Thanksgiving weekend.

October 14, 2016

(Oct 14) Professor Al Lucas was named one of the recipients of a GREAT Supervisor Award from the University of Calgary Faculty of Graduate Studies.  

October 14, 2016

(Oct 14) Professor Lisa Silver will be presenting on the topic of "Technology in the Courtroom" to the Alberta provincial Judges Association Fall Conference. 

October 13, 2016

(Oct 10) Professors Jonnette Watson Hamilton and Jennifer Koshan (left) recently co-authored two articles on the 2015 Supreme Court of Canada decision in Kahkewistahaw First Nation v Taypotat, 2015 SCC 30.  



Date & Time:
November 4, 2015 | 4:00 pm - 6:30 pm

Join Pro Bono Students Canada for a Public Interest Career Panel and network with practitioners in the field.

Date & Time:
November 3, 2015 | 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Learn how the 1L recruitment process works for summer 2016 positions in the big and mid-sized firms in Calgary.

Date & Time:
October 30, 2015 | 12:15 pm - 1:45 pm

Join Brian Burke, President of Hockey Operations for the Calgary Flames to discuss some of today's pressing issues relating to law and sports. LIVE WEB STREAM AVAILABLE.

Date & Time:
October 22, 2015 | 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

In collaboration with the Federation of Asian Canadian Lawyers (FACL) and the CPDO, the Diversity and Law Society presents Judge Gordon Wong, LLB'82, who will discuss his academic and career path, as well as his perspective on various legal topics.

Date & Time:
October 21, 2015 | 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm

Westlaw training hosted by Pro Bono Students Canada - Calgary.

Date & Time:
October 17, 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 Protecting Instream Flow in Alberta's Rivers – Navigating Churning Policy Waters.

Date & Time:
October 15, 2015 | 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Hosted by the Calgary Women Studying Law Association and sponsored by Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt LLP.

Date & Time:
October 8, 2015 | 12:15 pm - 1:45 pm

Join Olympic gold medalist and lawyer, Jennifer Jones, to learn what qualities it takes to succeed in both your professional and personal life.

Date & Time:
October 5, 2015 - October 9, 2015

UFlourish Week is a series of events and activities aimed at building positive mental health at the University of Calgary for all students, faculty and staff.

Date & Time:
October 2, 2015 | 10:30 am - 12:00 pm

Join Michelle Christopher, executive director of Student Legal Assistance, for a panel discussion at Mount Royal University.

Date & Time:
September 25, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Career Day

Date & Time:
September 19, 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 More Efficient Business Meetings – Not-for-Profit Organizations.

Date & Time:
September 18, 2015 | 12:00 pm

Deadline for 2L & 3L students to apply to the 2015/2016 credit moot program.

Date & Time:
September 17, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Calgary Law Mixer sponsored by Fasken Martineau