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Spring 2021: JM Kick-Off Residency

Welcome to Emory Law! All events for the Virtual Kick-Off Residency are listed below. 

Please note: 

  • Attendance: All required online orientation sessions must be attended live. Your attendance will be tracked in Canvas and Zoom.
  • Return to Campus Requirements: Students attending in-person classes must wear masks and practice social distancing while on campus. All students who are planning to access campus during the spring 2021 semester must complete an onboarding process. Please visit to access and complete the onboarding process.  

Thursday, January 7 (Virtual)

5:00 p.m.Opening Remarks from Dean Mary Anne Bobinski
5:10 p.m.Introductions and Trivia Night
6:00 p.m.Hang Out with the JM Society

Friday, January 8 (Virtual)

10:00 a.m.Welcome to Emory Law: Opening Remarks, Program Overview
10:30 a.m.Academic Advisor Introduction
10:45 a.m.Introduction to the American Legal System
12:45 p.m. Lunch/Break
1:45 p.m.Analysis, Research, and Communications for Non-Lawyers
3:15 p.m.Work Time - Assignments due at 11:59 p.m.

Saturday, January 9 (Virtual)

10:30 a.m.Study Smarter: Class Preparation and Case Briefing
12:00 p.m.Lunch/Break
1:00 p.m.Review of Previous Night's Assignments
1:30 p.m.Final Class: State of the Legal Industry and JM Careers
2:30 p.m.Closing 

Required Pre-recorded Sessions

Introduction to IT & Canvas
Title IX at Emory: Sexual Misconduct Policy & Response
Introduction to Library & Supplements
Welcome from Advancement and Alumni Engagement