Join Us for the 2017
Alumni & Friends Round-Up
Wednesday, April 5
Sports & Entertainment Law CLE with BET Award Winner David Banner
(3.5 CLE Credit — FREE, REGISTRATION REQUIRED)
1:00-4:00 p.m. | Rooms 129/130 | A.A. Lenoir Hall
Student Professional Reception
4:00-5:30 p.m. | A.A. Lenoir Hall
Entertainment law is a combination of employment law, labor law, contracts, litigation, drafting contracts, negotiation, mediation and other legal disciplines as they relate to the entertainment industry. Join us in this CLE session that will explore the various legal issues of Entertainment law. A reception will follow the panel discussion to give students the opportunity to networking with practitioners and build relationships in the field.
Thursday, April 6
Judicial Wall of Fame Portraits Unveiling Ceremony
4:00 p.m. | Bert & Sue Turner Gallery, 3rd Floor, Shaw Center for the Arts | Downtown Baton Rouge
The Southern University Law Center Judicial Wall of Fame, located in the North Wing of A. A. Lenoir Hall, is a testament to the contributions that our graduates have made to the judiciary. The Judicial Wall of Fame’s established to bring pride to the Law Center and inspire alumni and students to strive for the same level of excellence and achievement in the legal profession. Join us for the ceremony to unveil the portraits for the 2017 participants.
Distinguished Alumni & Friends Reception
5:30 p.m. | River Terrace, Shaw Center for the Arts | Downtown Baton Rouge
A picturesque sunset on the Mississippi River coupled with live jazz music and delectable hors d’oeuvres and cocktails create the perfect occasion to honor the 2017 Distinguished Alumni Honorees. The Distinguished Alumni & Friends Reception is always a memorable evening for reuniting with old Law Center classmates and colleagues.
Friday, April 7
Chancellor’s Scramble Golf Tournament
7:00 a.m. (Registration); 8:00 a.m. (Shotgun Start) | Copper Mill Golf Club | Zachary, LA
Bring your best golf game and help SULC as we “Raise Green on the Green” at our annual Chancellor’s Golf Scramble. You will play on one of the most beautiful courses in South Louisiana. Copper Mill Golf Club will be the battleground as our alumni and friends tee off to see whose expertise goes beyond the courtroom and onto the greens! After you’ve completed your round, enjoy refreshments, lunch, and raffle prizes as you await the announcement of the Scramble winners!
Admitted Students Reception
6:00 p.m. | Room 130 | A.A. Lenoir Hall and Atrium
Please join the Chancellor and other SULC administrators, faculty, and students as we welcome the recently admitted students and offer this valuable networking experience with alumni. It is a great opportunity to network with these individuals as they contemplate their law studies.
SULC Alumni Mixer
7:00 p.m. | SULC Atrium | A.A. Lenoir Hall
Meet and greet Chancellor John Pierre and get an opportunity to meet and reconnect with the strong network of colleagues who want to actively engage in supporting the mission and needs of the Law Center, its students, and fellow alumni.
Saturday, April 8
Alumni Hall of Fame Gala
6:00 p.m. (Reception); 7:00 p.m. (Dinner and Program) | Renaissance Hotel | Baton Rouge, LA
A League of Their Own!
We will honor alumni whose distinguished careers have positioned each of them for induction into the SULC Alumni Hall of Fame.