Stories of Service

October 2011
In this issue Pepperdine welcomes Ken Feinberg and finds Dean Tacha still on tour.

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Stories of Service

Law students recall their Global Justice internships.

Pepperdine School of Law Announces New Endowed Chair
Alumna Laure Sudreau-Rippe has provided Pepperdine with a generous gift to establish the Laure Sudreau-Rippe Endowed Chair at the School of Law, which will be occupied first by Professor Janet Kerr.

Graffy Contributes Column to the Sunday Times
Professor Colleen Graffy contributed an article to The Sunday Times in London, England.

C-SPAN Features Video Coverage of Pepperdine Law Review Symposium
The Spring 2011 Pepperdine Law Review symposium brought together some of the nation's top legal scholars to discuss the most widely criticized decisions in Supreme Court history. More.

National Entertainment Moot Court Competition
November 11 - 13, 2011
School of Law
- Malibu, CA
Please email Patty Hayes or call 310.506.4654, for information about how to volunteer.

The Straus Institute Presents: A Conversation with Ken Feinberg
November 14, 2011
School of Law
- Malibu, CA
The Straus Institute for Dispute Resolution celebrates its 25th anniversary with an exciting new conversation series. Ken Feinberg, one of the best-known figures in the field of conflict resolution will be interviewed by Straus Academic Director Thomas J. Stipanowich. This event has been approved for one MCLE credit by the State Bar of California. Visit the website for additional information and to register.

SAVE THE DATE: 39th Annual School of Law Dinner
February 18, 2012
Beverly Wilshire, Four Seasons Hotel - Beverly Hills, CA

Featuring the Right Honourable Beverly McLachlin, the Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of Canada. Registration information will be available in December 2011. Please contact the alumni office for additional information.

The Law Alumni Office is now on Facebook.

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Check out the upcoming Pepperdine Alumni Association chapter events that are happening in your area.

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Tacha National Tour

Visit the tour blog and listen to what alumni have had to say about Dean Tacha! See pictures from previous receptions and register to attend a reception in your city. The next stop is...

Washington, DC - November 2, 2011
Riverside, CA - November 9, 2011
San Diego, CA - November 10, 2011

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