Posts by: Dean O'Rourke

How to Help Residents of Philippines Affected by Typhoon Haiyan

In the wake of the devastating typhoon that recently struck the Philippines, the BU Law community sends its deepest sympathies to all of our students, alumni, faculty, and staff who have loved ones living in that country and to all of our alumni who are currently residing in the Philippines. We in Boston share your […]

Toasting Our New Building and Celebrating Our Community at BU Law

I’d like to extend a huge thank you to all our alumni, faculty, staff, students, and friends who came to the celebration of the new Sumner M. Redstone Building and Alumni Weekend events. Over 250 people came to our Redstone Building Celebration, and we packed the Four Seasons Hotel for our Annual Reunion Dinner Gala […]

Transactional Law: Where Business and Law Intersect

I always enjoy meeting BU Law alumni around the country and learning about their current careers and professional contributions to the legal field. It’s also a great opportunity for me to talk about our law school’s new programs, like the Transactional Law Program and Business Basics Boot Camp. Last month, I travelled to New York […]

Thinking Forward to the Sumner M. Redstone Building Celebration

When our law school’s founders decided in 1872 to admit students without regard to race, gender or religion, it was a bold decision by a forward-thinking group of educators.  In honor of that confident spirit and commitment to thinking forward, this monthly blog, “Thinking Forward,” will be a forum to share with you the creativity, […]