Calendar

August – September 2014

Aug 12 Tue
Alumni Workshop: Graduate Career Launch Program @ Williman Room
4:00 pm – 7:00 pm

This event is meant for 2014 graduates to help you jumpstart your career. There will be presentations focusing on your job search, you can get your resume reviewed, as well as your LinkedIn head shot taken.

Aug 20 Wed
HUD Legal Honors Info Session @ Bannan 135
12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Come meet attorneys from the local HUD field office to learn about the scope of work performed by the Office of General Counsel and application procedures to get hired into the Honors Program. HUD’s Legal Honors Program for graduating law students, graduate law students and judicial law clerks serves as the Department’s only recruitment program for entry-level attorneys. Applications for the Honors Program are due by September 5th. Don’t miss this chance to learn more!

Aug 22 Fri
First Year Friday – Laying the Foundation to Begin Your Job Search @ Bannan 127 and 135
12:00 pm – 1:30 pm

This program is the launching point for the novice job seeker to begin his/her own self-assessment and market exploration. In this interactive session participants will be given tools to research alumni, practice their elevator pitch, and navigate a networking event.

Aug 28 Thu
August Application Workshop @ Bannan 241
6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Application Workshops are coordinated to give prospective students an opportunity to learn more about the application process here at Santa Clara. Admissions counselors will give a description of the admissions timeline and application process, talk about paying for law school and leave time for general Q&A.

 

Sep 3 Wed
Alumni Workshop: Graduate Career Launch Program @ Bannan Hall 127
4:00 pm – 7:00 pm

This event is meant for 2014 graduates to help you jumpstart your career. There will be presentations focusing on networking, you can get your resume reviewed, as well as your LinkedIn head shot taken.

Sep 6 Sat
Law Reunion Weekend 2014 @ Various events and locations on campus
Sep 6 – Sep 7 all-day

Return to campus to reminisce with your classmates and reconnect with Faculty and Staff.  Law Reunion Classes:  1964, 1969, 1974, 1979, 1984, 1989, 1994, 1999, 2004 and 2009.

Sep 10 Wed
Edwin A. Heafey Day @ Other
Sep 10 all-day
Sep 11 Thu
Fifth Annual Sports Law and Ethics Symposium
8:30 am – 6:00 pm

Benson Memorial Center
Santa Clara University

REGISTER ONLINE
Earlybird registration is available until August 8, 2014

For more info contact Nancy Diaz: ndiaz@scu.edu

The symposium qualifies for 5.5 hours California Bar CLE general credit.

INTEGRITY IN SPORT
The Brave New World of College Athletics
Bullying and a Culture of Performance
Trending Topics
Match Fixing – the New Danger to U.S. Sports

DISCOUNTED HOTEL INFORMATION

Keynote Speaker

Paraag Marathe

Paraag Marathe
President, San Francisco 49ers


Featured Lunchtime Speaker

Travis Tygert

Travis Tygart
CEO United States Anti-Doping Agency (USADA)


Brave New World of College Athletics

Marisa BrutocoModerator: Marisa Brutoco
Corporate Counsel,
Google/YouTube

Ilan Ben-HananjpgIlan Ben-Hanan
VP Programming and Acquisitions,
ESPN

Missy ConboyMissy Conboy
Sr. Deputy Athletic Director,
University of Notre Dame

Marisa BrutocoTom Farrey
Director,
Aspen Institute Sports & Society ESPN Correspondent

Bernard MuirBernard Muir
The Jaquish & Kenninger Director of Athletics, Stanford University

Jamie ZaninovichJamie Zaninovich
Deputy Commissioner and COO,
Pac-12 Conference


Bullying and a Culture of Performance

Jim Thompson

Gary Namie

Jim Thompson
CEO & Founder,
Positive Coaching Alliance

Dr. Gary Namie
Founder, Workplace Bullying Institute


Trending Topics

Hannah GordonModerator: Hannah Gordon
Director of Legal Affairs,
San Francisco 49ers

Rich BrandRich Brand
Chair, Sports Practice Group,
Arent Fox

Patrick DunkleyPatrick Dunkley
Senior University Counsel; Deputy Director of Athletics, HR and Legal Affairs,
Stanford University

William Gould IV
Professor Emeritus, Stanford Law School
and former NLRB Chairman

Ryan NeceRyan Nece
former NFL Player, Entrepreneur, Football Analyst and Philanthropist


Match-Fixing –
the New Danger to U.S. Sports

Patricia Ernstrom

Declan Hill

Patricia Ernstrom
Executive Director,
San Jose Sports Authority

Dr. Declan Hill
Investigative Journalist
Author, Academic


Afternoon Discussion –
A Big Picture View of Ethics in Sport

Jack Bowen

Jack Bowen
Philosopher, Ethicist, Author, Coach

Gold Sponsors:

Manatt

SF-49ers-logo

San Jose Sharks


Silver Sponsors:

Law Seminars International
Hagens Berman Sobol Shapiro LLP

Hotel Information

Best Western Airport Plaza
2118 The Alameda
San Jose, California, 95126-1140
Phone:(408) 243-2400  PLEASE CALL FOR SCU SPECIAL RATE
Fax: (408) 243-5478

Beverly Heritage Hotel
1820 Barber Lane
Milpitas, California 95035
Click on the link to make reservations or call (408) 432-8617 and ask for Reservations.

 

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Sep 18 Thu
September Application Workshop @ Bannan 238
6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Application Workshops are coordinated to give prospective students an opportunity to learn more about the application process here at Santa Clara. Admissions counselors will give a description of the admissions timeline and application process, talk about paying for law school and leave time for general Q&A.

 

Sep 19 Fri
First Year Friday – Marketing Yourself in Writing: Resume Drafting @ Bannan 127 and 135
12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

A resume is nothing more than a marketing document. Why do so many job seekers struggle with how to effectively communicate their parallel transferable skills and competencies on their resume? This session will focus on persuasive drafting techniques to effectively position the job seeker to receive an interview.