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After final spring grades are received and all calculations and selections have been finalized, the Office of Academic Services, Tulane Law School, extends invitations to those students who will be receiving awards. The event begins at 5:00 pm with a reception in the Berkett Multipurpose Room (MPR) with distribution of awards at 5:30 p.m. in the W. H. Gauthier Appellate Moot Court Room (Room 110 of John Giffen Weinmann Hall).

Following the university’s unified ceremony held earlier in the day downtown, Tulane Law School will hold a separate graduation ceremony at Avron B. Fogelman Arena in Devlin Fieldhouse.   While the conferral of degrees takes place during the morning event, which honors the graduating students from all of the university's schools and colleges, the law school ceremony is dedicated specifically to the law class of 2020.

Open to all FACULTY, full, and part-time. 

Please join the Tulane Dean(s) at the Fall 2019 5-Minute Collaboration

Join Tulane Law School for the annual Eason-Weinmann Lecture on International & Comparative Law. 

Compost Now and Tulane Law School have partnered to become a drop-off site for organic waste. The material is used for compost, which reduces greenhouse gas emissions and landfill waste, and helps rebuild soil around the city.

The Tulane community is encouraged to bring  FROZEN food scraps. Drop-off is at the law school's inner courtyard Monday mornings. Please note the change in summer hours. Be on the lookout for signs in the lobby.

United States District Court, Eastern District of Louisiana and  theNew Orleans Federal Bar Association present a panel "Identifying and Addressing Domestic Violence in the Context of Federal Litigation," Tuesday, April 30 at noon. 

Tania Tetlow, Loyola University President and a former professor of law at Tulane Law School and former director of its Domestic Violence Clinic, will moderate the panel which includes:   

Tulane Law School is hosting its annual Hall of Fame Luncheon May 9 at 11:30 a.m. with a noon luncheon and ceremony to honor those who have contributed to the mission of Tulane Law School.

The event will be held at the New Orleans Downtown Marriott at the Convention Center, 878 Fulton St., New Orleans. 

Nominees are selected for induction by an alumni committee, in consultation with the Dean, on the basis of their distinguished professional achievements and their enduring dedication to the mission and students of Tulane.

2019 Hall of Fame Honorees

Journalism, criminal justice reform and social media intersect at this year’s Phelps Lecture on First Amendment Law with leading legal journalist and Yale Law School lecturer Emily Bazelon.

Renowned Political Strategist James Carville will headline Tulane Law School’s 2nd Annual Entertainment & Sports Law Conference, which draws entertainment and sports executives as well as creative entrepreneurs each year.

Tulane Law School and the National Book Foundation are partnering to host an evening exploring the stories of those who’ve lived under mass incarceration nationally, and the efforts at criminal justice reform. Titled “Literature for Justice: The Gravity of Bearing Witness,” Tulane scholars will discuss the state of criminal justice reforms alongside authors who will share stories about incarceration, redemption, and the search for hope in darkness.

A reception and book signing will follow.  The event is open to the public, but registration is encouraged here.

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