Law School Building Celebration

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UMKC School of Law Building Open House
Join UMKC School of Law alumni, students, faculty and staff as we celebrate the 40th birthday of the UMKC School of Law building. Don’t miss this great opportunity to reconnect and see how the Law School has changed over the decades. Tours, greatest hits, $1.98, birthday piñata contest, commemorative gifts and door prizes are just a few of the highlights of the afternoon.

Friday, April 5, 2019
3 p.m. Ribbon cutting for new Admissions Suite
3:30 p.m.–4:30 p.m. Roo Talks greatest hits by Professors Hood, Linder, Downs, Suni, Ragsdale and Berman (1.2 MO CLE credit, KS pending)
4:30 p.m. Ribbon cutting for Self-Help Clinic
4:45 p.m. Ribbon cutting for Law Review Office
5:00 p.m.–7:00 p.m. Reception and birthday party


Free parking is available in the Law School parking lot. Free overflow parking is available in The National Museum of Toys and Miniatures parking lot.

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It’s time to retire the orange chairs. Help us freshen the look of the Law School by contributing to the Law School Birthday Fund.

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Published: Mar 21, 2019