February 17th, 2017 - Registration is Open Now!
The annual Kenneth W. Street Law Symposium invites lawyers, Austin College students, and others interested in the law profession to campus for discussion of timely issues in law and ethics. The event honors Austin College Professor Emeritus Kenneth W. Street. A professor of political science at Austin College from 1959 to 1997, Dr. Street held the John D. Moseley Chair of Government and Public Policy and founded and directed the Social Science Laboratory. An award-winning teacher, he also served many years as the advisor for students considering careers in law and launched many professionals in the field.
The 2017 Kenneth W. Street Law Symposium has been set for Friday, February 17. This year's topic is "The Law and Social Change" featuring Charla Aldous '82 as keynote luncheon speaker. The 2017 Dr. Kenneth Street Law Symposium has been awarded 4.5 hours (2.0 ethics) of MCLE by the State Bar of Texas.
All participants are invited to the Closing Reception scheduled from 5:30 to 7 p.m. in Collins Alumni Center.
The law symposium is organized by the Alumni “L” Law Association and Austin College Pre-Law Society, under the direction of Dr. Frank Rohmer, associate professor of political science. Each year’s outstanding line-up of panelists is made possible through the generosity of donors, the Hatton S. Sumners Foundation, and Austin College Student Assembly.
For information on sponsorship opportunities for the 2017 event, please contact Dr. Frank Rohmer.