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News Archive

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. 

November 21, 2016

(Nov 21) Rob Beck has had a rewarding career working with Alberta Crown Prosecution Services and travelling the world in his free time.  



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.

Date & Time:
November 23, 2015 - November 27, 2015

The Bennett Jones Law Library and UCalgary Law is hosting Stress Less Week from November 23-27, featuring a variety of stress-relief activities and events.

Date & Time:
November 19, 2015 | 10:00 am - 11:45 am

Join the students of Law 517: Oil and Gas Law for a panel discussion on the Alberta Energy Regulator and the province's regulation of upstream activities.

Date & Time:
November 17, 2015 | 12:00 pm - 1:45 pm

Participate in a candid discussion with lawyers practicing in the fields of energy, environmental, natural resources and aboriginal law about their experiences and career trajectories.

Date & Time:
November 7, 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 Animal Law and Environmental Law: Parallels and Synergies – Implications for Alberta.

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 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.