First Year Students: 2014- 2015 Mandatory Course Participation Dates and Pre-arranged Rescheduled Classes

Note: Subject to change  Rev: September 1, 2014 


Law Student Professionalism in the Community  

Joint Professionalism Training for First Year Students 

September 12, 2014, 1:10 to 5:00 pm 

Northrop Frye, Room 003 


Essay Questions, Due 26 September 2014

Elements of Professionalism

CDO PowerPoint on Professionalism for Law Students

PowerPoint on Academic Misconduct


1:10 – 1:20 p.m.          Welcome to Ethics and Professionalism Instruction at the Faculty of Law, Interim Dean Jutta Brunnee   

1:20 – 1:45 p.m.          Overview of Ethics in the Legal Profession, Honourable Stephen Goudge

1:45 – 2:15 p.m.          Academic Misconduct at U of T, Sara Faherty, Assistant Dean, Office of the Associate Deans

2:15 – 2:45 p.m.          Professionalism and Career Development, Emily Orchard, Director CDO

2:45 – 3:00 p.m.          Break

3:00 – 3:45 p.m.          Well-Being, Ethics, and Professional Choices, Doron Gold,  Members Assistance Program

3:45 – 5:00 p.m.          Using Your Law Degree to Deliver Legal Services to Vulnerable Populations:   A Conversation Moderated                                      by Nikki Gershbain, Pro Bono Students, Canada                                                                                                                     Professor Ben Alarie, Associate Dean, First Year                                                                                                                         Caroline Sand,   Barbra Schlifer Clinic and                                                                                                                                      Jonathan Rudin, Aboriginal Legal Services.


Reading Week - all years

No classes or other programming will be scheduled during the following times:

First Term:  November 3 - 7, 2014
Second Term:  February 16 - 20, 2015

Make up and Rescheduled Classes

November 21 - Rescheduled classes from Remembrance Day (Nov. 11 between 10:30 – 12:20)