Global Ambitions: Stevie Newton leaves Pepperdine with hopes of making a difference.

May 2012
In this issue Pepperdine congratulates the graduating law Class of 2012.

featured story
Global Ambitions: Stevie Newton Leaves Pepperdine with Hopes of Making a Difference.
Stevie Newton's dreams of a life as an attorney don't involve big law firms, a corner office, or an excess of money. In fact, they don't even involve much time spent in the United States. More.

Robert Cochran Publishes Louis D. Brandeis's MIT Lectures on Law (1892-1894)
Robert Cochran, director of The Herbert and Elinor Nootbaar Institute on Law, Religion, and Ethics, and Louis D. Brandeis Professor of Law, has published Louis D. Brandeis's MIT Lectures on Law (1892-1894), a book of edits to Brandeis's lectures during his time as a professor at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. More.

Pepperdine Appellate and Trial Teams Wrap Up Another Successful Season of Competitions

The Pepperdine School of Law appellate, trial, and alternative dispute resolution (ADR) teams wrapped up a successful year of competitions in April.

Palmer Center's Micro-Enterprise Program Launches Latest Group of Entrepreneurs
The Geoffrey H. Palmer Center for Entrepreneurship and the Law launched the latest group of entrepreneurs to complete the 24-week micro-enterprise program.

Seventh Annual School of Law "Driving Fore Justice" Golf Tournament
May 14, 2012
Calabasas Country Club - Calabasas, CA

Sponsored by Panish Shea & Boyle LLP, all proceeds from the tournament will benefit the Global Justice Program, which funds international human rights projects, summer stipends in public interest work, and student's efforts to help establish the rule of law around the world. Please visit the website, or contact Morgan Thrower for additional information and to register.

School of Law Commencement
May 18, 2012
Pepperdine University - Malibu, CA

Join us in congratulating the Class of 2012. Speakers at this year's ceremony include Mrs. Laure Sudreau-Rippe (JD '97) and Vice Dean Tim Perrin. Please visit the website, email Patty Hayes, or call 310.506.4654 for additional details.

Dallas Waves Fiesta IV
May 20, 2012
Dallas Waves Private Residence - Dallas, TX

Join President Andrew K. Benton, School of Law Dean Deanell Tacha, and Bill Minick (JD '85) in welcoming generations of Pepperdine alumni to celebrate the fourth annual Dallas Waves Fiesta. Prospective students, recent graduates, alumni, parents, and guests of all Pepperdine schools in the Dallas-Fort Worth area are invited. Please visit the website for additional information.

Career/Professional Development:
JDConnect - Formerly Symplicity
Pepperdine Law's online career services manager.
Symplicity offers a space for employers, law school students and alumni access to job postings, on-campus interview schedules, announcements, important documents and more.

Contact the Career Development Office for immediate advice.

Tacha National Tour

The next stop is...

Las Vegas, NV : May 23

Seattle, WA : June 6

Portland, OR : June 7

Not signed up? Join today!

Stay up to date
with the latest information about Pepperdine University School of Law, by subscribing to RSS feeds.

Has something exciting happened in your life?
If so, let us know. Email your story to the law school's writer/editor Jannette Jauregi

More MCLE opportunities, or family friendly functions? Have a suggestion for future alumni events? Email your thoughts to the alumni office.

Do we have your correct contact information?
You can update it here.

Consider giving
back. Click here for more information about giving programs.

Pepperdine University School of Law is on Facebook. Like our Alumni page!

Advancement, Alumni, and Public Affairs
Pepperdine University School of Law

24255 Pacific Coast Highway
Malibu, California 90263-4492
Phone: (310) 506-4492

Copyright © 2012 Pepperdine University