Special Events

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2011 One of the therapy dogs that visited the SCOL for the PAWS to RELAX program to help reduce stress while students were studying for finals.
2010 Rally to reintroduce wolves in Colorado sponsored by several conservation groups. The DU Environmental Law Clinic is one of the organizations challenging the National Park’s Service’s policies of elk management at Rocky Mountain National Park. Photo by Meghan Howes, November 17, 2010.
2007 Bags are stuffed in preparation for the Ninth Annual Senior Law Day. More than 650 senior citizens participated in the event which featured free seminars on social security, wills & trusts, estate planning, housing and computer skills.
2006 U.S. Senator Ken Salazar visits the law school. Salazar was given an honorary J.D. from the DU Law School in 1999.
2006 U.S. Senator Ken Salazar speaking in the Forum on February 23, 2006.
2005 Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia's visit to the Law School on March 7, 2005
2004 Poster and t-shirt commemorating the Student Law Office's 100 year anniversary. Poster features Robert Yegge as Uncle Sam.
2004 In September, 2004, Donald and Susan Sturm gave $20 million to the law school, the largest gift ever received by the school. The school was named the Sturm College of Law in honor of Donald L. Sturm, a 1958 graduate.
2004 Chancellor Ritchie and Dean Ricketson unveil the cornerstone at the Building Dedication
2004 Dean Mary Ricketson at the Building Dedication
2004 Dennis Archer, ABA President, presents the Building Dedication Address
2004 Dedication of the Frank H. Ricketson Jr. Law Building
2000 Dean Nell Newton, Prof. Jan Laitos and U.S. Secretary of the Interior Bruce Babbitt after Babbitt addressed a packed Davis Auditorium
2000 Tanya Poth, Sutton Award Recipient, greets Judge Leonard v.B. Sutton while Prof. Ved Nanda looks on
2000 Justice Antonin Scalia chats with DU Law Student Bob Roberts before Scalia's presentation on constitutional interpretation
1999 Jane Goodall spoke at the College of Law April 23, describing her pioneering work with chimpanzees and new visions for environmental protection to a riveted audience. After her speech, she signed books for students, faculty and members of the community.
1998 Clarence Thomas speaks to law students
1998 Clarence Thomas, Justice of the Supreme Court, talks to Professors Tim Walker and Jay Brown
1998 U.S. Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas visits the College of Law
1998 German philosopher Jurgen Habermas speaks at the Habermas Symposium
1998 Former Colorado Chief Justice Anthony Vollack, JD '56 is honored at the College of Law Visiting Committee Dinner
1996 CoALL Legal Institute
1996 Take Our Daughters to Work Day
1996 Presentation of the Papers of Howard Jenkins, Jr.
1995 McDougal Lecture
1995 Chancellor Ritchie speaks to Howard Jenkins and his son, Lawrence, of Washington, DC.
1995 CoALL Library Institute
1995 Library Week Celebration -- Gale Norton, JD '78
1995 Take Our Daughters to Work Day
1995 DU Law School Capitol Campaign Icon - Scales of Justice
1995 Wiley B. Daniel greets Mr. Jenkins as Colorado Supreme Court Justice Gregory Scott and Donald McDonald, Chair of the ABA Labor Law Section, look on.
1995 Denver Mayor Federico Pena
1995 Howard Jenkins and Dean Lynch pause for a photo at the presentation
1995 John Cary, son of Sam Cary, first African-American to practice law in the State of Colorado and namesake of the Sam Cary Bar Association and childhood friend of Howard Jenkins, speaks with both Jenkins and Dean Lynch at the reception
1995 At the presentation of the papers of Howard Jenkins, Jr.: Elaine Brown Jenkins, BA '37, Joan McWilliams, '82, Hon. Robert McWilliams, BA '38, LLB '41 and Susan Marsh.
1994 Prof. Ed Ziegler, Prof. Fred Bosselman, ITT Kent School of Law, Chris Duerksen and Erin Johnson, JD '94, gather during a break in the Third Annual Land Use Conference
1992 100th Anniversary of DU Law School (banner) 1892-1992
1990 Professors Nanda, Beaney, Dauer, Green with Judge Leonard Sutton, and an unidentified participant at the Annual Sutton Conference
1989 Actor Raymond Burr, Perry Mason Cast and VIACOM Production Crew filmed scenes for an episode of Perry Mason at DU
1989 Actor Raymond Burr, Perry Mason Crew, filming at DU
1988 The Age of Computers begins with the dedication of Computer Law Center
1982 Speakers at a discussion on the Falklands Crisis: L to R, Zach Chayet, William Beaney, Ved P. Nanda, Christopher Carr (GSIS) and with back to camera, Thompson Marsh
1980's Unidentified man, Dean Robert Yegge and Prof. Ved Nanda
1975 Lowell Thomas(l) & Robert Yegge (r), Press Conference for Lowell Thomas Gift, 3/7/75
1970's Prof. Nanda, Judge Sutton and Dean Hoffman
1967 75th Anniversary of DU Law School (sign) 1892-1967
1961 Harvard Law School Dean Roscoe Pound (seated) at the 1961 Dedication ceremonies for the new law center
1957 DU Dean Gordon Johnston and Westminster Dean William Robinson review merger agreement
Judge Leonard Sutton, Prof. Ved Nanda, Acting Dean Bill Beaney and Dean Tom Rowe, GSIS at Sutton Colloquium


Guide to Abbreviations
JD - Juris Doctor LLB - Bachelor of Laws
LLD - Honorary Doctorate LLM - Masters of Law in Taxation
MSJA - Masters of Science in Judicial Administration
JD replaced LLB in 1962-1963