Launch Week Schedule | The Parris App | School of Law | Pepperdine University

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Schedule

August 15

8:30 am

 

Student Check-In

Admissions Staff

Front Entrance

Meet the Dean

Great Coffee & Light Breakfast

Deanell Reece Tacha
Duane and Kelly Roberts Dean and Professor of Law

Atrium

9:00 am

 

Welcome

Deanell Reece Tacha

Caruso Auditorium

Invocation

Ronald F. Phillips
Senior Vice Chancellor and School of Law Dean Emeritus

The Pepperdine Mission

Steve Schultz
Dean of Students

Feel the Fear and Do It Anyway

Judge André Birotte
District Court Judge for the U.S. District Court for the Central District of California

10:30 am

 

Break

Snack Bar

Atrium

11:00 am

 

Parris Institute 1:
Introduction to the Parris Institute

Danny DeWalt
Associate Dean of Administration and Leadership Development and
Director, Parris Institute for Professional Formation

Caruso Auditorium

12:00 pm

 

Lunch with Student Mentors

Food Fetish BBQ

Assigned Tables

1:00 pm

 

Academic Success Program 1:

Legal Analysis Coaching

Peter Wendel
Professor of Law

Caruso Auditorium

2:00 pm

 

Logistics

ID Cards and Tech Connect

Information Services

Library

Katie Dodds, Assistant Dean of the Law Library

Meet the Deans

Beachy Cream and the Coolhaus Ice Cream Sandwiches

Classrooms A & B

 

Appellate Courtroom

 

SR-1

 Section 1Section 2Section 3

2:00 - 2:30

Classrooms A and B

SR-1

Appellate Courtroom

2:30 - 3:00

Appellate Courtroom

Classrooms A and B

SR-1

3:00 - 3:30

SR-1

Appellate Courtroom

Classrooms A and B

5:00 pm

 

Married and Engaged Couples Dinner

Danny and Amy DeWalt

Married Student Panel

SR-1