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Informal Activities

Spend Saturday afternoon with classmates, family and friends taking part in a variety of informal activities, or exploring the Law School, Yale University, and New Haven.

A complete list of informal activities and specific class-related activities will be posted in September. Information will also be in your registration packet when you arrive on campus.

Below are a few scheduled activities open to all attendees:

Friday, October 19

Class of 1962
50th Reunion Champagne Reception, 5:30-6:30 PM, Faculty Lounge, Room 208, 2nd Floor 

Saturday, October 20

Class of 1952
Tea and Cookies with Professor Gerken, 5:30 PM, Room 110

Class of 1967
Wine and Cheese Reception, 3:00-4:00 PM, Faculty Lounge, Room 208, 2nd Floor

Class of 1972
Freeform discussion "the Next Chapter", 2:45-5:00 PM, Room 129

Class of 1992, Class of 2002 and Class of 2007
Beer and Pretzels plus Soft Drinks and Ice Cream, 3:00-4:00 PM, Courtyard

Class of 2002
After-dinner Youth Rights Media Pro Bono event.

ALL LL.M.s, J.S.D.s and M.S.L./J.s
Wine and Cheese Reception with Alumni & Students, 3:00-4:00 PM, Faculty Dining Room


Friday, October 19 from12:00-5:30 PM, and Saturday, October 20 PM from 9:30 AM-5:00 PM
Hospitality Areas, Student Lounge and Alumni Reading. Coffee, water, fruit and candies will be available in Room 125

Friday and Saturday, October 19-20
Lillian Goldman Law Library Open House
The library has displays on several floors but this fall the Library exhibit in the Rare Book Room, features book illustrations of Joseph Hemard (1880-1961), who’s hilarious and lively caricatures enlivened the otherwise dull pages of the French tax code, penal code, and family law code. The Rare Book Collection show cases recent acquisitions as well as works relating to entertainment law. This special exhibit is available for viewing on Saturday, October 20 from 3:00-4:30 PM in The Paskus-Danziger Rare Book Room, Level L2.

Friday and Saturday, October 19-20
Yale Law School Memorabilia for Sale
Campus Customs will be on hand to sale Yale Law Schoolinsignia merchandise in the Registration Room, Room 122 on Friday, October 19, starting at 12:00 PM, and Saturday, October 20, starting at 9:00 AM. This is special arrangement that we provide for alumni and other members of the Law School Community during Alumni Weekend.

Saturday, October 20
Yale Visual Law Project: YVLP Screening YLS Student Cutting-Edge Documentaries, 2:30-5:00 PM, Room 121.
Don't miss this chance to see the work of the Yale Visual Law Project, where law students produce cutting-edge documentary films on legal issues. Students will screen films on supermax prisons, stop and frisk policing, and immigration raids. Stop by to watch documentaries and meet the filmmakers! Learn more atyalevisuallawproject.org.