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Excellence in Diversity Weekend Celebration
February 22-23, 2013

With Dean Ward Farnsworth, the Center for Women in Law, and students of the Asian Law Students Association, Chicano/Hispanic Students Association, OUTLaw, the Thurgood Marshall Legal Society, and the Women's Law Caucus.

Friday, February 22

5:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Welcome reception in the Law School's new Stephen D. Susman Academic Center, Robin C. Gibbs Atrium
Parking available in the San Jacinto parking garage.

Saturday, February 23

Events during the day will be held at The Law School

9:00 a.m. – 9:30 a.m.
Continental Breakfast
Susman Godfrey Atrium

9:30 a.m. – 10:15 a.m.
Dean's State of the Law School Address
Charles I. Francis Auditorium

10:15 a.m.
Break

10:30 a.m. – 12:00 noon
A panel discussion of Fisher v. University of Texas at Austin with UT Law faculty members
Charles I. Francis Auditorium

12:00 noon
Lunch
Susman Godfrey Atrium

1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Breakout sessions with student organizations
Stephen D. Susman Academic Center and Charles I. Francis Auditorium

2:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
See the award-winning documentary Miss Representation, presented by the Center for Women in Law
Charles I. Francis Auditorium

6:30 p.m.
Alumni dinner at the Texas Exes Etter-Harbin Alumni Center, Connally Ballroom, 2110 San Jacinto Boulevard
An evening of cocktails, dinner, and dancing. Keynote address by Pat Chew, '82
Click on the venue name for driving directions. Parking is available in the Alumni Center garage in the lower level of the building.

A room block has been made at the following hotel.  Please contact the hotel directly.
AT&T Executive Education and Conference Center
1900 University Avenue
Please reserve your room by February 8 online or call 877-744-8822 and reference UT Law Diversity Weekend.

Pre-registration has closed, but feel free to attend any event this weekend!

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Thank you to the following firms for their support:
Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP
Locke Lord LLP
Thompson & Knight LLP

Questions?

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