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The 2014 Alumni Weekend

The 2014 Alumni Weekend

Reunion Celebration for the Classes of

2013 | 2009 | 2004 | 1999 | 1994 | 1989 | 1984 | 1979 | 1974 | 1969 and before


FRIDAY, MAY 16, 2014

Complimentary CLE Programming

9 a.m. – 12 p.m. at the School of Law
2.5 hours of Professional Conduct presented by
Professor Carolyn Dessin, Mr. Frank Quirk, and Mr. Thomas Pitts


Alumni Awards and Class Reunion Dinner
Quaker Square Inn at The University of Akron
135 South Broadway Street


2014 Outstanding Alumni Award Recipients

Dennis Garris (‘92)
Partner, Alston & Bird LLP
Jeffrey Heintz (‘75)
Partner, Brouse McDowell
Ted Mallo (‘72)
Vice President and General Counsel,
The University of Akron

2014 Honorary Alumni
Award Recipient

Robert Kahrl
Partner, Jones Day (retired)
Distinguished Practitioner-in-Residence and Senior Lecturer,
The University of Akron School of Law


5:30 p.m. Reception and Silent Auction
6:30 p.m. Dinner
7:45 p.m. Awards Program and Recognition of Reunion Classes
8:30 p.m. Silent Auction Closes

Alumni Practical Publication: Pfahl, Michael, “Student Conduct Issues During Study Abroad Programming,” NACUANOTES (January 15, 2013).

Faculty Scholarly Publication: Cravens, Sarah. In Good Conscience: Expressions of Judicial Conscience in Federal Appellate Opinions, 51 Duq. L. Rev. 95 (2013).

Faculty Practical Publication: Sahl, Joann. Battling Collateral Consequences: The Long Road to Redemption, 49 Crim. L. Bull. 343 (2013).


SATURDAY, MAY 17, 2014

Alumni Golf Outing

7:30 a.m. at Good Park Golf Course / 530 Nome Avenue; Akron, OH 44320
Two person scramble followed by lunch and prizes


SUNDAY, MAY 18, 2014

Akron Law Commencement Ceremony

2 p.m. at E.J. Thomas Performing Arts Hall (RSVP not required)



A block of rooms is available at the Hilton Akron/Fairlawn, 3180 W. Market St. Akron; 330-867-5000. To reserve a room at the special rate of $119 per night, reservations must be made by April 23, 2014 and you must reference The University of Akron School of Law room block. You may also make your reservation online here. The reservation password is akrongrad.

Sponsorship and Advertising Opportunities

For sponsorship or program advertising opportunities, contact Lia Evans, Director of Alumni and Annual Fund, at or 330.972.5298.