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News Archive

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.  

October 11, 2016

(Oct 11) The Faculty of Law is hiring several positions, including a Director of the Family Law Incubator, a Chair in Energy Law and Regulation, and professors and instructors.



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July 2, 2015 | 11:45 am - 1:30 pm

Join the University of Calgary as we celebrate the Calgary Stampede in our own backyard!

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June 13, 2015 | 10:00 am - 11:30 am

The Faculty of Law and the Canadian Institute of Resources Law invite you to attend a free public lecture on ”Mineral Land Rights in Alberta – What You Need To Know.”

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June 5, 2015 - 12:00 pm to June 7, 2015 - 2:00 pm

'Après...le Déluge': Future Directions for Environmental Law and Policy in Canada

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May 12, 2015 | 8:45 am - 12:30 pm

Join us for a legal research workshop for law students with summer positions at firms, government, non-profit or corporate legal offices.


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May 7, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Convocation ceremony for the Faculty of Law, Cumming School of Medicine, and Faculty of Veterinary Medicine.

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April 18, 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 Environmental Law 101: Environmental Law as Decision-Making Process.

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March 24, 2015 | 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

A panel discussion on the impact of the Anti-Terrorism Bill C-51 on racialized minorities. Presented by the Alberta Civil Liberties Research Centre.

Date & Time:
March 21, 2015 | 9:30 am - 11:30 am

The Faculty of Law and the Canadian Institute of Resources Law invite you to attend a free public lecture on Aboriginal Women's Rights.

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March 13, 2015 | 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm

This panel will expose students potential career opportunities and the rewards and challenges involved in pursuing sports and entertainment law. 

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March 12, 2015 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Please join us on March 12 as we celebrate UCalgary Law - our great professors, our amazing students, our fabulous alumni, our generous donors, and our successes over the past year.