Be a student for a (half)
day! Start your morning with biscuits from Sunrise Biscuit Kitchen followed by
a morning of conversation and learning with our distinguished faculty and
reunion alumni. Faculty will give 20-minute “briefings” in areas of their research
and teaching. Join us for this flashback to law school without exams, papers or
8:45 am Biscuit and beverages available
9:15 am Carolina
Martin H. Brinkley ’92, Dean and Arch T.
Allen Distinguished Professor of Law
Catch up on the latest happenings at
Carolina Law from Dean Brinkley himself.
Bryan, Henry P. Brandis Distinguished Professor of Law
and discussing works of fiction can broaden legal education and benefit practicing
lawyers. Professor Bryan will reflect on ways contemporary books and stories
present an opportunity to think about the legal process, ethical dilemmas, and
conflicts between law and morality.
10:05 am Not
Quite the Last Lecture: Reflections on Teaching Law for Over 40 Years
Orth, William Rand Kenan Jr. Professor of Law
Join venerated Professor John Orth for
insight into teaching law over the course of his career. In his signature style
and with his usual creative approach, Orth will offer reunion alumni a peek
behind the curtain of his illustrious four decade teaching career.
10:25 am Break
10:35 am Prosecutors
Byrne Hessick, Anne Shea Ransdell and William Garland "Buck"
Ransdell, Jr. Distinguished Professor of Law, Associate Dean for Faculty
contributions may be a necessary feature of governments who elect their
prosecutors, but contributions are also a potential source of inequality. Learn
how a new initiative of the law school directed by Professor Hessick analyzes
data in order to better understand and appreciate the democratic accountability