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Focus Forward - September 2012
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Welcome Class of 2015!!!

The Syracuse University College of Law welcomed its 116th first-year law class on August 20, with 250 students arriving for a weeklong orientation program. Watch our SUCOL faculty and staff welcome video to see some familiar faces.

Entering law students come from 33 states and 4 countries...

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Campus West

Law Students Move into New Campus West Apartments

Those students who chose to take advantage of the new Campus West Apartments are only a few steps from the law school and also have access to a computer center, fitness room, free internet, study lounges and more.

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Nina Kohn

Syracuse Law Among 20 Most Innovative Law Schools

The College of Law's award-winning Student Life and Student Mentoring programs were cited as leading edge by a National Jurist publication. The article mentions several aspects of the program, including communication, professionalism and leadership development, dialogue circles and community engagement.

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Syracuse University Law Alumni Association (SULAA) Board welcomes new officers, members.

Congratulations to the newly elected Executive Committee Officers for 2012-2013:

Adam J. Katz L'04, President
James P. Kidder L'01, Immediate Past President
Sarah M. Oliker L'03, 1st Vice President
John F. Luman III L'95, 2nd Vice President
Benjamin F. Sidbury L'01, Executive Secretary
Amy M. Vanderlyke L'07, Treasurer

We welcome new Board members Patrick M. Kennell L'02 and Kevin M. Toomey L'12.

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Spotlight On

Adam Katz

Adam Katz L'04

Trial Attorney, U.S. Department of Justice

Meet the new President of the Syracuse University Law Alumni Association (SULAA). Mr. Katz is currently a trial attorney with the U.S. Department of Justice in Washington, D.C. Beginning next month, Adam will assume the role of Assistant United States Attorney for the Northern District of New York.

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Dineen Hall

The Campaign for Dineen Hall

View the progress of Dineen Hall as never before! Visit the newly redesigned Dineen Hall website for campaign and construction updates. Some highlights - detailed building renderings, live on-site construction camera, and the latest list of donors—there's so much new to see!

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Law Reunion Weekend

Law Reunion Weekend

November 9-11, 2012

All law alumni are welcome back to campus, with special recognition for alumni in classes ending in '2' or '7'.

Book your weekend accommodations now! Visit http://www.colreunion.syr.edu/ for details.

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Lubin House

NEW Event, NYC Lubin House

October 11, 2012

Recalibrate for Success: How to Create Meaningful Relationships with Strategic Networking

Nationally renowned speaker and Syracuse Law alumnus, Dave Zumpano L'92, presents this transformational program for lawyers in small or solo practice, or for anyone going through a career transition.

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Hire an SU Student/Alumni

Hire an SU Law Student

Consider Hiring...

Someone who like you has been educated and trained at Syracuse University College of Law! If you are looking for a student or alum, the Office of Professional & Career Development has a number of ways to assist you.

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Orange Law Pride

Orange Pride

Pledge your allegiance to Orange – August 31!

Calling all orange fans!!! Syracuse University is participating in the inaugural Pledge Your Allegiance for College Colors Day spirit competition and is asking for fan support to help win the prestigious College Colors Day Spirit Cup and $10,000 toward the general scholarship fund.

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Faculty in the News

Nina Kohn

Nina Kohn named Judith Greenberg Seinfeld Distinguished Fellow

Nina A. Kohn, professor of law at Syracuse University College of Law, has been named a 2012 Judith Greenberg Seinfeld Distinguished Fellow. The fellowship—endowed by Judith Greenberg Seinfeld '56, distinguished alumna of the University and member of the Board of Trustees...

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Make a Gift

Make a Gift

A new school year = a new fiscal year!

Fall classes officially started Monday, August 27, but the 2013 College of Law fiscal year (July 1 – June 30) is well underway. We thank all College of Law donors whose 2012 gifts are actively working to assist current 1L, 2L and 3L students and our faculty.

Below, view the 2011-12 University Report of Donors. The College of Law Honor Roll of Donors will appear in the Syracuse Law magazine. Make your 2012-2013 gift.

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