Coming Up at UW Law

Raise your scarf with other Huskies at CenturyLink Field when Seattle Sounders FC plays the San Jose Earthquakes. UW alumni, students, faculty, staff, friends and retirees receive discounted tickets for seats in the Green Zone. A portion of the proceeds from sales to this match will benefit UW Alumni Association student scholarships. You can also join the Husky Pep Band before the match for the March to the Match in Occidental Park, starting at 5:30 p.m.

May 7, 2016
7 p.m.
CenturyLink Field

Join Innocence Project Northwest as we honor this year’s champions of justice and celebrate our fourteen exonerees who regained their freedom with the help of IPNW, our pro bono partners and donors. Honorees include Kevin Curtis & J. Christopher Baird.

May 12, 2016
6 p.m.
Herban Feast Sodo

Dean Kellye Y. Testy and UW Law invite you and your colleagues to join us for a reception at the 2016 Alaska Bar Convention. Drinks and appetizers will be provided. Dean Testy will give brief remarks at 5:30 p.m.

May 12, 2016
5 – 6 p.m.
Dena'ina Civic & Convention Center
600 W. 7th Avenue
Anchorage, AK

UW Law invites you to a reception celebrating the Judge John C. Coughenour Award for Best Oral Advocate. Join us to observe UW Law students in action during the mock trial and/or the celebratory reception. Please RSVP to Mattie Bess at

May 19, 2016
U.S. Western District Federal Courthouse

1 – 4:30 p.m. — Mock Trial presided over by Judge Coughenour, Judge Coughenour’s Courtroom #16206

5 p.m. — Reception Announcing recipient of the Best Oral Advocate Award, 19th Floor Conference Room

Should private industry yield to government intervention? How can consumers take advantage of emerging technologies while guarding privacy and ensuring safety? As our lives become more entangled in the realm of the digital, ethical questions are raised by unchecked data collection and tracking. Join CoMotion for this discussion featuring UW Law Professor Ryan Calo and other experts.

May 24, 2016
6 – 8 p.m.
Bellevue Arts Museum

Please join UW Law as we celebrate the graduating class of 2016. Tickets are required to attend commencement. To inquire about tickets, please email

June 7, 2016
7 p.m.
Taper Auditorium, Benaroya Hall

Drawing on the research and legal expertise of the Cannabis Law and Policy Project (CLPP) housed in the UW School of Law, this one day conference will highlight updates and recommendations on regulations governing the commercial and medical marijuana industries. Hosted by CLPP and UW Education Outreach, the agenda will feature speakers from state and local government, industry leaders, scientists, and experts.

June 14, 2016
8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
William H. Gates Hall

Reconnect with your fellow classmates and all classes 50+ years after graduation. Join us for a special recognition of the Class of 1965.

June 15, 2016
11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.
William H. Gates Hall

UW Law Offers New Indigenous Rights and Indian Law Degree Option

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