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Schedule of Events


Penn Law’s Reunion 2018 will be celebrated Friday, May 11 & Saturday, May 12, 2018. More information will be available closer to the date. Please note that this year’s schedule of events will be similar to Reunion 2017, listed below.

Friday afternoon/evening events and Saturday afternoon events will be held at Penn Law.
Saturday evening’s Gala Reception & Dinner will be at the National Constitution Center.

May 12th, 2017

  • Friday, May 12, 2017
    12:00 PM Senior Partners Luncheon
    Join Dean Ruger for the 10th Annual Senior Partners Society Luncheon. Meet fellow Penn Law alumni from the classes of 1966 and before, share memories of your time at Penn Law by participating in the Oral History project, and hear how your alma mater is making history.

    During lunch, Dean Ruger will present the inaugural Lifetime Commitment Award to the Honorable Harold Berger EE’48 L’51.
    Penn Law, Haaga Student Lounge (the Goat)
  • Friday, May 12, 2017
    12:00 PM LLM Lunch
    Join Director of Graduate Programs Elise Kraemer L’93 and other Reunion-Year LLM Alumni for a group lunch to kick off Reunion Weekend!
    Home of Elise Kraemer L’93, Director of Graduate Programs
  • Friday, May 12, 2017
    1:00 PM Barnes Foundation Visit
    Visit the Barnes Foundation’s new home on the Benjamin Franklin Parkway.
    The Barnes Foundation
  • Friday, May 12, 2017
    3:00 PM - 4:00 PM CLE Panel Discussion: Marijuana Decriminalization: The Legal Landscape and What’s to Come
    Penn Law
  • Friday, May 12, 2017
    4:30 PM - 5:00 PM Tour of Golkin Hall

    Join one of our Penn Law tour guides on a tour of Golkin Hall in celebration of the 5th Anniversary of its opening.


    Penn Law
  • Friday, May 12, 2017
    5:00 PM - 6:00 PM State of the Law School Address with Dean Ruger
    Join Dean Ruger for his State of the Law School Address.
    Golkin 100, Michael A. Fitts Auditorium
  • Friday, May 12, 2017
    6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Reunion Class Cocktail Receptions
    Catch up with classmates and friends over food and drinks!
    Penn Law, Various Locations
  • Friday, May 12, 2017
    8:30 PM Class of 2007 After-Party
    Join the Class of 2007 following the Law School cocktail party to continue the celebration! Cash bar/bar food will be available for purchase.
    The Bards Irish Bar, 2013 Walnut St, Philadelphia, PA 19103
  • Friday, May 12, 2017
    8:30 PM Penn African American Law Alumni Society Reception
    Join us in celebrating and reconnecting African American alumni over Reunion Weekend.
    The Palomar Hotel, 117 South 17th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19103

May 13th, 2017