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April

Thursday, April 23

Students of Color Dinner
Join us at this annual dinner as we celebrate the achievements of the graduating 3Ls who are part of the Black, Latin American and Asian-Pacific American law students associations as well as several of our alums and those that contribute to our organizations at the law school. Keynote speaker will be Michael Battle ’81, partner at Schlam Stone & Dolan LLP and former United States Attorney for the Western District of New York . This year's honorees will be: Jason Almonte ’07 (Trailblazer Award); Susan Soong ‘94 and Hon. Hugh Scott ‘74 (Distinguish Alumni Award Recipients); and Prof. Rick Su (Professor of the Year).
Time: (Cocktail hour) 5:30 p.m.; (Dinner and program) 6:30-9:00 p.m.
Location: Marriott Hotel, 340 Millersport, Amherst, NY 14221 (View Map)
To Attend: Register online.
Questions? Contact dinner co-chairs Nara Tjitradjaja ’16 (naratjit@buffalo.edu) or Yineska Guerrero ’15 (yineskag@buffalo.edu)

Friday, April 24

Social to Welcome Accepted Law School Applicants
The Admissions Office will host a reception for students accepted
to the Law School for Fall 2015 admission. Members of the Western New York legal community will welcome them and answer their questions about the SUNY Buffalo Law School experience.
Time: 5:00-7:00 p.m.
Location: Charles B. Sears Law Library, Main Reading Room, University at Buffalo (North Campus)
To Attend: Register online.
Questions? Contact the Alumni Office at 716-645-2107 or law-alumni@buffalo.edu

Cancelled - Saturday, April 25 & Saturday, May 2

The 123s of the ABC (Alcoholic Beverage Control Law): Obtaining and maintaining a retail liquor license in the State of New York
This event has been cancelled.
Questions? Contact Lisa Mueller at 716-645-3176 or lmueller@buffalo.edu

Thursday, April 30

Buffalo Law Review Dinner
At this year's annual dinner, the Buffalo Law Reviewwill honor Vincent E. Doyle, III. ’89, partner at Connors & Vilardo, and Adjunct Professor John Nuchereno.
Time: 6:00-9:00 p.m.
Location: The Park Club, 4949 Sheridan Dr., Williamsville, NY (View Map)
To Attend: Registrer online.
Questions?  Contact Managing Editor of the Buffalo Law Review Emily Berry ’15 (emilyber@buffalo.edu)

May

Cancelled - Saturday, April 25 & Saturday, May 2

The 123s of the ABC (Alcoholic Beverage Control Law): Obtaining and maintaining a retail liquor license in the State of New York
This event has been cancelled.
Questions? Contact Lisa Mueller at 716-645-3176 or lmueller@buffalo.edu

Wednesday, May 13

53rd Annual Alumni Dinner & Presentation of the Distinguished Alumni Awards
Honorees to include Hon Judith J. Gische '80, Associate Justice, New York State Supreme Court, Appellate Division, First Dept. (For the Judiciary); Dennis R. McCoy '77, Partner, Hiscock & Barclay LLP (For Private Practice); Anne E. Evanko '79, President, Hurwitz & Fine, PC (For Community Service); Nicole C. Lee '02, The Lee Bayard Group LLC and Immediate Past President,TransAfrica Forum Inc. (For Public Service); Jonathan S. Beane '98, Executive Director, Corporate Social Responsibility & Diversity, Time Warner Cable (For Business); and Hon. William M. Skretny, United States District Court Judge, Western District of New York (For Service by A Non-Alumnus)
Time: 6:00-8:00 p.m.
Location:
 The Hyatt Regency, Two Fountain Plaza, Buffalo, NY (View Map)
To Attend: Register online.
Questions? Contact the Alumni Office at 716-645-2107 or law-alumni@buffalo.edu

Tuesday, May 19

Rochester Alumni Reception for Newly Admitted Attorneys
Featuring guest speaker Hon. Eugene M. Fahey '84  of the New York State Court of Appeals and Interim Dean James A. Gardner
Time: 6:00-8:00 p.m.
Location:
 The Hyatt Regency, 125 East Main Street, Rochester, NY (View Map)
Cost: Free for all SUNY Buffalo Law Alumni; $10 for all others
To Attend: Register online.
Questions? Contact the Alumni Office at 716-645-2107 or law-alumni@buffalo.edu

Friday, May 22 & Saturday, May 23

Class 1965 – 50th Reunion
Friday - Dinner at The Buffalo Club (388 Delaware Ave. NY 14202)
Time: 5:30 p.m. Open Bar and Hors D'oeuvres; 6:15 p.m. Class Reunion Photo; 6:30 p.m. Dinner with poured wine followed by dessert and coffee

Saturday - Participation in the 125th SUNY Buffalo Law School Commencement Ceremony
Time: 12:00 noon Robing and Light Refereshments; 1:00 p.m. Commencement
Class members are invited to wear cap and gown and sit on stage
3:00 p.m. Law School Reception following Commencement
To Attend: Register online or via the mail (PDF)
Download detailed program of events (PDF)

Friday, May 22 & Saturday, May 23

Student Awards
This event is invite-only.
Time: 10:00 a.m.
Location: Slee Hall, University at Buffalo (North Campus)

Commencement
Time: 1:00 p.m.
Location: Main Stage Theatre, Center for the Arts, University at Buffalo (North Campus)

Thursday, May 28

Rochester Alumni Chapter CLE: Ethical Considerations for Attorneys Serving on Not-For-Profit Boards
Co-hosted by the Monroe County Bar Association
CLE: Earn 1.5 NYS CLE credits in Ethics
Time: 12:15 - 1:30 p.m.
Location: Monroe County Bar Association's Center for Education, 1 West Main Street, 5th floor, Rochester NY  (View Map)
Cost: FREE for paid members of the LAA; $50 for MCBA Members; $40 for MCBA New Admittees or Legal Service Providers; $90 for All Others
To Attend: Register online.
Questions? Contact the MCBA at 585-402-7189.

Future Events

Friday & Saturday, Oct. 2 & 3

2015 Reunion Weekend – Classes of 1975, 1985, 1995 and 2005
Details TBD