Alumni Events 2015

The Power of Creative Thinking
Date: Wednesday, November 18, 2015

The Allard School of Law together with the Sauder School of Business recently held a special alumni event, The Power of Creative Thinking, celebrating the unique and creative ways that UBC’s law and business grads are adding their own colour to the world around them through art, design, and creative thinking. This event was hosted by Michael Bain, Editor of the Advocate and Darren Dahl, Senior Associate Dean, Faculty, Sauder School of Business, and included eight short visually inspiring presentations followed by a reception at the Vancity Theatre. Click here to see photos from the event!

Toronto Alumni Event: Dean Catherine Dauvergne on The Refugee Crisis: Syria and Beyond

Date: Wednesday, November 4, 2015

Dean Catherine Dauvergne has been working in the area of refugee, immigration, and citizenship law for twenty years. She recently spoke to alumni living in the Toronto area on the subject of The Refugee Crisis: Syria and Beyond. The program was followed by a short Q & A session. Special thanks to Ken McCarter, Senior Counsel, Torys LLP for hosting this event.

Meet the New Dean Alumni Reception
Date: October 22, 2015
The alumni association of the Allard School of Law hosted a Meet the Dean' reception on Thursday, October 22 at the Law Courts Inn.  Alumni of the Allard School of Law came to welcome Dean Catherine Dauvergne. 

The Calgary Alumni Mentorship Program Annual Pub Night

Date: October 6, 2015
Details: The Calgary Alumni Mentorship Program held its Annual Pub Night on Tuesday, October 6th, 2015 at CRAFT Beer Market. Alumni living and working in Calgary gathered for a fun evening of getting to know each other.

Class of '70 Reunion

Date: September 19, 2015
Details: The Law Class of 1970 celebrated their 45th reunion on September 19, 2015. The event began with a guided tour of the Peter A. Allard School of Law building and a reception in the faculty lounge, followed by dinner at the new Robert H. Lee Alumni Centre.

Class of '65 Reunion

Date: Saturday, June 20, 2015
Details: The class of 1965 celebrated 50 years since graduation with a dinner at Hawksworth Restaurant.

Class of '75 Reunion

Date: Friday, June 5, 2015
Details: The class of 1975 celebrated their 40th reunion with a reception at UBC's Cecil Green Park House.

Alumni Dinner in Zurich

Date: Tuesday, June 2, 2015
Details: Alumni living in Switzerland gathered for a lovely dinner at Fischstube restaurant in Zurich.

Joint Canadian Alumni Reception in London

Date: Monday, June 1, 2015
Details: Allard School of Law alumni working in and around London joined other Canadian law school graduates in the city for a reception at the Canadian High Commission.

Class of '10 Reunion

Date: Thursday, May 28, 2015
Details: The class of 2010 celebrated their 5th reunion since graduation at the Lions Pub.

Dean Mary Anne Bobinski Celebration Lunch

Date: Tuesday, April 21, 2015
Details: The Peter A. Allard School of Law and members of the legal community celebrated the many accomplishments of Dean Mary Anne Bobinski.

Toronto Alumni Wine Tasting with Friends

Date: Thursday, March 26, 2015
Details: Alumni in the Greater Toronto Area gathered for a night of wine tasting and appetizers at Reds Wine Tavern in Toronto.

Young Alumni Dine Out for Life

Date: Thursday, March 26, 2015
Details: Law gradutes from 2004 to 2014 gathered for dinner at local restaurants where a portion of dinner proceeds went to programs supporting people living with HIV/AIDS.

Competitive Moot Team Reunion

Date: Wednesday, March 4, 2015
Details: 'Mooters' from over the last 40 years were invited for special night of reminiscing and were able to share their experiences with current moot participants.

Law Alumni Association Annual General Meeting

Date: Monday, January 12, 2015
Details: A new executive was elected - Kinji Bourchier (President), Phebe Chan (Vice President), Emily MacKinnon (Treasurer), and Ted Murray (Secretary).