Aerial photograph of the Immaculate Conception Chapel

Fall 2011 Dayton Docket

A Conversation with Dean McGreal

Dean Paul E. McGreal, who joined the University of Dayton School of Law in July, talks about his plans for the school and his passion for legal education. Read More »

Meet Some of Our New Students

The University of Dayton School of Law welcomes 177 new students this academic year. The fall-start class includes a former restaurant owner; a civil engineer who designed highways in Alaska; a former assistant vice president in the banking industry; and 16 students who received their undergraduate degrees from the University of Dayton. Read More »

UDSL Student Wins Fellowship for Work with Law and Leadership Institute

3L Stephanie O’Banion, who taught 10th-graders as part of the Law and Leadership Institute held at the University of Dayton School of Law this summer, has received a teaching fellowship for her participation in the program. Read More »

New Fund Honors Dean Conte, Promotes International Studies

The Francis J. Conte Fund for International Studies will support international studies at the School of Law; help bring scholars and practitioners to UDSL and provide financial support for students studying abroad. Read More »

Law Student Running for Ohio House Seat

Law student Nick Owens is running for the Republican nomination for the new 66th District in the Ohio House of Representatives. Read More »

Alumni Briefs

Updates from the Honorable Patrick T. Dinkelacker ’79, Michael Mezher Jr. ’10, Honorable Beth Buchanan ’97, Kathleen T. Mezher ’84 and Ronald Brown ’78; Eric D. Miller ’77,  Carol Glaser-Atkins ’81, Judge Katherine B. Emery ’81, David H. Lefton ’87, Jonathan Wight ’94, Ann (DeVoe) Loreaux ’97, Mark W. Evans ’09, Clint Dunaway ’10, Kenneth Finley ’10, Jessica A. Hill ’10, Lindsey C. Swanson ’10 and Andrew Arnett ’11. Read More »

Faculty Briefs

Recent news from Dean Paul E. McGreal; Kenneth B. Germain, the distinguished professorial practitioner in residence; Professors Tracy Reilly, Adam Todd, Eric Chaffee, Maria Crist, Jeannette Cox, Monique Lampke, Vernellia Randall, Charlie Hallinan, Thaddeus Hoffmeister and Tom Hagel; Susan Brenner, the NCR Distinguished Professor of Law & Technology; Jeff Morris, the Samuel A. McCray Chair in Law; Tim Swensen, assistant dean and director of the Career Services Office; Richard Perna, associate dean for academic affairs and professor of law; and Paul Venard, assistant professor and reference librarian. Read More »

Events

Annual Alumni Free CLE | November 11, 8 a.m.–noon

The Alumni Association will host its annual free CLE for UDSL alumni on Friday, November 11.

Groundbreaking Ceremony for Conte Memorial Garden | November 11, noon

The University of Dayton School of Law will break ground on a garden honoring the memory of the late Dean Francis J. Conte on Friday, November 11.

Alumni-Student Luncheon | November 11, 12:15 p.m.

The School of Law will host a free luncheon and networking event for alumni and students on Friday, November 11.

Introducing the School of Law | November 19, 8:45 a.m.–12:45 p.m.

This program features information on our accelerated two-year and traditional three-year J.D. programs as well as our admissions and financial aid process.