alumni weekend recipients

2018 Alumni/Alumnae Weekend

or by phone to Lisa Mathis at 706.255.9781

Friday, March 23, 2018

 

Time

Event

Location

5:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.

Cocktail Reception

Hosted by Blasingame, Burch, Garrard, & Ashley, P.C.

Herty Field

Saturday, March 24, 2018

 

Time

Event

Location

10:30 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.

Order of the Coif Induction & Student Award Presentations

Georgia Center, Room V/W

 

Order of the Coif Induction 
Guest Speaker -
 
The Honorable Steve C. Jones
United States District Judge 
Northern District of Georgia
 
  • Jesse & Dan Macdougald Memorial Award For First Honor Graduate
  • Isaac Meinhard Award For Highest Academic Average
  • Law School Alumni Association Award for Highest Academic Average for Class of 2017

12:00 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.

Awards Lunch

Georgia Center Ballroom

 

  • Young Alumni/Alumnae of Excellence Award
  • Distinguished Service Scroll
    • Larry D. Thompson, Sibley Professor
    • Don L. Waters, J.D. '78
    • Sally Q. Yates, J.D. '86

3:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Ethics and Professionalism CLE

  • Paula J. Frederick, General Counsel at State Bar of Georgia & Chair for the ABA Standing Committee On Ethics and Professional Responsibility
  • Karlise Y. Grier, Executive Director and The Georgia Supreme Court’s Chief Justice’s Commission on Professionalism
CLE program requires separate registration and is not included in the Alumni/Alumnae Weekend general registration. Additional $30 charge.

Georgia Center, Room V/W

4:00 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.

Admitted Students Open House

Hirsch Hall, 1st Floor

5:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.

Leadership Circle Reception

Invitation only event.

Contact Alex C. Perry, Director of the Law School Fund, at 706.542.5253 or at alexcperry@uga.edu to become a member and receive your invitation to this special event.

Georgia Center Ballroom

6:30 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.

Equal Justice Foundation (EJF) Auction

Free and open to the public.

The Foundry at Graduate Athens

 
or by phone to Lisa Mathis at 706.255.9781

 

 

 

Hotel Information: The law school has hotel blocks reserved at the below locations. Contact the hotel directly for your reservations, being mindful of the expiration dates.

Holiday Inn

706-549-4433

LAW / University of Georgia

Holiday Inn Express

706-546-8122

LAW / University of Georgia

Georgia Center Hotel

706-542-2134

GA LAW Alumni Weekend (click on group code and enter 89354)

 

On Campus

UGA Visitors’ Center Four Towers Building, Athens, GA 30602

Georgia Museum of Art 90 Carlton Street, Athens, GA 30602

Richard B. Russell Building Special Collections Library 300 S Hull Street, Athens, GA 30602

UGA Golf Course 2600 Riverbend Road, Athens, GA 30605

 

Food & Drink

Mama’s Boy 197 Oak Street, Athens, GA 30601

Pauley’s Crepe Bar 134 E Clayton Street, Athens, GA 30601

Dawg Gone Good BBQ 224 W Hancock Avenue, Athens, GA 30601

Saucehouse BBQ 830 W Broad Street, Athens, GA 30601

South Kitchen & Bar 247 E Washington Street, Athens, GA 30601

The National 232 W Hancock Avenue, Athens, GA 30601

The Place 229 E Broad Street, Athens, GA 30608

Five and Ten 1073 S Milledge Avenue, Athens, GA 30605

Seabear Oyster Bar 297 Prince Avenue Suite 10, Athens, GA 30601

Porterhouse Grill 459 E Broad Street, Athens, GA 30601

Iron Factory 255 W Washington Street, Athens, GA 30601

Transmetropolitan 145 E Clayton Street, Athens, GA 30601

The Grit 199 Prince Avenue, Athens, GA 30601

Jittery Joe’s Roastery Tasting Room 425 Barber Street, Athens, GA 30601

Walker’s Coffee and Pub 128 College Avenue, Athens, GA 30601

Hendershot’s Coffee 237 Prince Avenue, Athens, GA 30601

Highwire Lounge 269 N Hull Street, Athens, GA 30601

Trappeze Pub 269 N Hull Street, Athens, GA 30601

Magnolias Bar 312 E Broad Street, Athens, GA 30601

Blue Sky Bar 247 E Broad Street, Athens, GA 30601

Copper Creek Brewing Company 140 E Washington Street, Athens, GA 30601

Creature Comforts Brewing Co. 271 W Hancock Avenue, Athens, GA 30601

Terrapin Beer Co. 265 Newton Bridge Road, Athens, GA 30607

The Sothern Brewing Company 231 Collins Ind Boulevard, Athens, GA 30601

 

Music & Nightlife

The Georgia Theater 215 N Lumpkin St, Athens, GA 30601

The Foundry 295 E Dougherty St, Athens, GA 30601

40 Watt Club 285 W Washington St, Athens, GA 30601

The World Famous 351 N Hull St, Athens, GA 30601

All Good Lounge 256 E Clayton St, Athens, GA 30601

Five Bar 269 N Hull St #100, Athens, GA 30601

Cine BarCafe 234 W Hancock Ave, Athens, GA 30601

 

Shopping

Frontier 193 E Clayton St, Athens, GA 30601

Heery’s 195 College Ave, Athens, GA 30601

Pitaya 282 E Clayton St, Athens, GA 30601

Onward Reserve 146 E Clayton St, Athens, GA 30601

Athena Jewelers 269 N Jackson St, Athens, GA 30601

Avid Bookshop 493 Prince Ave, Athens, GA 30601

Dynamite Vintage 143 N Jackson St, Athens, GA 30601

Dawg Fans 378 E Broad St, Athens, GA 30601

Fab’rik 142 E Clayton St, Athens, GA 30601

Half-Moon Outfitters 394 Prince Ave, Athens, GA 30601

Philanthropy 294 W Washington St, Athens, GA 30601

R. Wood Ceramics 450 Georgia Dr, Athens, GA 30605

Red Dress Boutique 147 College Ave, Athens, GA 30601

The Red Zone 186 E Clayton St, Athens, GA 30601

 

Family & Children

State Botanical Garden of Georgia 2450 S Milledge Avenue, Athens, GA 30606

Sandy Creek Nature Center 205 Old Commerce Rd, Athens, GA 30607

Memorial Park 293 Gran Ellen Dr, Athens, GA 30606

Bear Hollow Zoo 293 Gran Ellen Dr, Athens, GA 30606

Rush Trampoline 10 Huntington Road, Athens, GA 30606

Active Climbing 665 Barber St, Athens, GA 30601