First Year Students: 2021- 2022 Mandatory Course Participation Dates

Note: Subject to change  Rev: September 2021

Introduction to Legal Research

Friday, September 10, 2021
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Moot Court Room (J250)
 

Equity, Diversity, and Inclusivity

Friday, October 1, 10:00 am - 2:30 pm (Critical Race Theory Training)

Part 1: 10:00am - 12:00pm
Lunch break: 12:00 - 1:30 pm
Part 2: 1:30 - 2:30 pm

Part 1: In this session participants will engage in critical discussion about key terms and concepts related to Critical Race and Anti-Racism Theories and their implications for legal practice. This dialogue will support students’ journeys in drawing the connections between Critical Race Theory and the legal profession.

Part 2: In the afternoon we will be joined by members of the Hill Studio Restore Team. The Restore program is designed to establish community-based spaces that support the intersectional identities of students with critical dialogue, mindfulness activities and reflective practice. 

Friday, October 22, 10:00 am - 12:00 pm (Anti-Islamophobia Training)

Friday, October 29, 10:00 am - 12:00 pm:
Advancing Inclusion: Addressing the Impact of Anti-Semitism on University Campuses

 

CDO 1L Career Foundations Series

Thursday, October 14, 12:30 - 2:00 p.m. (Career Introduction)
Friday, November 19, 1-2 p.m. (Application Preparation)
Friday, March 25, 1-3 p.m.  (Career Information Sessions)
Thursday, March 31, 12:30-2 p.m. (Looking Ahead: Overview of 2L Recruitment Processes)
 

Ethics and Professionalism Training

The following sessions will be held from 12:30 – 2:00 pm.
Wednesday, January 5, 2022
Wednesday, January 12, 2022
Wednesday, January 19, 2022
Wednesday, January 26, 2022 

Reading Week - all years

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

First Term:  November 1 - 5, 2021
Second Term:  February 22 - 25, 2022