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Spring 2021: LLM Orientation

Welcome to Emory Law! All events for spring orientation for LLM and MCL students are listed below. Please email llmadmission@emory.edu if you have any questions.

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 https://www.emory.edu/forward/graduate/index.html to access and complete the onboarding process.  
  • International students: If you have an F-1 visa, you are also required to attend events on Monday, January 11.

Tuesday, January 12 (Virtual)

All sessions will be accessed through Canvas.

10:50 a.m.Opening Remarks from Dean Mary Anne Bobinski
11:00 a.m. Welcome to Emory Law: LLM Program Overview
11:30 a.m.United States Civic and Legal History
12:30 p.m.Break
1:30 p.m.Study Smarter: Class Preparation and Case Briefing
3:00 p.m.Break
3:30 p.m.Academic Engagement and Student Success 
4:15 p.m.Introduction to the Library


Wednesday, January 13 (Virtual)

All sessions will be accessed through Canvas.

12:00 p.m.Classroom Socratic Method Practice Session
1:00 p.m.Law School 101
2:00 p.m.Break
2:30 p.m.Bar Process 
3:00 p.m.Introduction of the Houses Program, House Coordinators, and Dean's Teaching Fellows 
3:30 p.m.Continuing Your Legal Career: Career Center, Pro Bono, Public Interest, and Judicial Clerkships 
4:00 p.m.Welcome from the LLM Society 

Required Pre-recorded Sessions & Pre-orientation Activities

All sessions will be available online through Canvas.

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