Coronavirus Information and Update: Spring 2021 Plans

Incoming Student Events

Congratulations, Admitted Students!

Even though our campus remains closed to visitors, we are excited to meet you and start welcoming you to Lewis & Clark. We are pleased to offer a number of different virtual events to help you get acquainted with your future professors and classmates. We hope to see you at as many of the following events as possible! 

With the exception of the Financial Aid Presentation, all sessions will be hosted as Zoom meetings to encourage live audience participation. This is your chance to learn all about Lewis & Clark, so we encourage you to bring any and all questions you have for our presenters. 

To view events by date, type, or area of interest, SKIP to the bottom of the page.

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For the best experience, we recommend downloading the latest version of Zoom.  Unless otherwise noted, all sessions will be recorded and made available for viewing after each event.  Accessibility:  Otter.ai live captioning will be available during all sessions.  If you need other accommodations to participate, please reach out to us at lawadmss@lclark.edu

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Did you miss an event? Admitted student event recordings can be viewed HERE


Every Wednesday: Evenings with Professors, Practitioners, and Current Students

Join us every Wednesday night starting on February 10th for a series of informal fireside chats. Hear from our faculty, current students, and alumni about their experience with teaching and practicing in a specialty area of the law.  Get a sense of what actual practice is like in that specific area of the law and learn about opportunities that would be available to you as a Lewis & Clark Law Student. 

All Zoom sessions will take place from 5:00 to 6:00pm (PST).  Registration will close one hour before the start of each event. Past session recordings are available here.

Date

 

Link for More Info & Registration
Wednesday, Feb. 10th 

An Evening with Environmental Law: Professors, Practitioners, and Current Students

 

Wednesday, Feb. 17th

An Evening with Business Law, International Law, and Tax Law: Professors, Practitioners, and Current Students

 

Wednesday, Feb. 24th

An Evening with Animal Law: Professors, Practitioners, and Current Students

 

Wednesday, March 3rd

An Evening with Criminal Law and Justice Reform: Professors, Practitioners, and Current Students

 

Wednesday, March 10th

An Evening with Intellectual Property Law:  Professors, Practitioners, and Current Students

 

Wednesday, March 17th

An Evening with Public Interest Law: Professors, Practitioners, and Current Students

 

 

Law School Preview Days: Meet Your Future Professors and Classmates

We are pleased to offer three opportunities for you to experience a 1L class taught by one of our distinguished professors and to get to know your future classmates. Each Preview Day will start with a one-hour interactive mock class, followed by a lively Q&A with a group of current students. Bring all your burning questions about housing, activities on campus, and what it’s really like to be a law student in the City of Portland!

At the end of each day, you’ll have the option of hopping on one of our live guided virtual campus tours. “Walk through” our extraordinarily beautiful campus as your guide tells you more about the unique places where you’ll be spending most of your time as a 1L student.

All sessions will be hosted on Zoom meeting Registration will close one hour before the start of each event. Past session recordings are available here.

Date

 

Time   Link for More Info & Registration
Saturday, Feb. 13th 10 a.m - 1:00 p.m. (PST)

Law School Preview Day #1

 

Friday, March 5th 11:00 a.m. - 2 p.m. (PST)

Law School Preview Day #2

 

Friday, April 9th 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. (PST)

Law School Preview Day #3

 

 

Deep Dives: In-Depth Presentations on Hot Topics for Admitted Students

We know you belong at Lewis & Clark, but we also know you have many important factors to consider as you prepare to attend school this fall. We created these informative sessions to help you understand how we will support you during your legal education and to introduce you to the many hands-on learning opportunities you can look forward to at Lewis & Clark.  

Past session recordings are available here.

Date

 

Time Link for More Info & Registration
Friday, Feb. 12th 12noon - 1:00p.m. (PST)

Law School Financial Aid 101 and Beyond

 

Thursday, March 4th 12 noon - 1:00 p.m. (PST)

Meet Career Services with Open Q&A

 

Thursday, April 1st 12 noon - 1:00 p.m. (PST)

Ask Me Anything! Candid Conversations with the Dean
 

Saturday, April 10th 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. (PST)

Experiential Learning Showcase Featuring Clinical Faculty and Students

 

 


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