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Marking Passages, Preserving the Past - Way Back Wednesdays : the Buck Bowl

In this installment of the UNH School of Law Archives blog, we take a look back at one of the great yearly traditions in the annals of our history - the annual Buck Bowl!  Held shortly after the Fall mid-terms, the Buck Bowl was a chance for students to let loose and have some fun.  Surrounded by food and festivity, the Buck Bowl (named after our illustrious Professor Dane Buck) was a cherished intramural touch football tournament.  Below are some great photos from various years when the event was at its height.

Marking Passages, Preserving the Past : Library Haiku by Will Grimes - Part 1

The following text is a digitally reprinted edition of Will Grimes Library Haiku, a collection of poems he wrote and compiled in 2007 that has become a classic in UNH Law's history (as well as Franklin Pierce Law Center).  Enjoy!

Marking Passages, Preserving the Past - Forensic Fridays

The following few photos recall the FPLC Library of the 1970s and early 1980s.  Some of you may remember the beautiful decor.  The entrance photos you see below were taken when the main entrance to the library was on the ground floor.  You would enter the library through the door that opens onto the Jury Box area (near the hallway with the lockers).  It is an Emergency Exit now and otherwise not used.

Marking Passages, Preserving the Past : an IDEA Made Manifest

This early IDEA newsletter represents a snapshot in time.  It documents the opening of Franklin Pierce Law Center at the current location and lays out the early vision for the school, from the class structure and layout to affiliate members and some early faculty. Of note are Tom Field, an icon in our school history, and Hugh Gibbons, who would go on to do great things for the school but who was only just beginning here.

 

Marking Passages, Preserving the Past: Throwback Thursdays - Our Illustrious Faculty, Past & Present

Hi All.  The following photos are of some of our former and present Faculty.  Illustrious professors, all!

 

Professor Keith Harrison

 

Professor Sue Ritchie

 

Marking Passages, Preserving the Past : Time-Travel Tuesdays - The Germeshausen Center

In this installment of the UNH School of Law Archives blog, we focus on the spark that launched Franklin Pierce Law Center (now the University of New Hampshire School of Law) into becoming the IP powerhouse it is today, with its focus on IP leadership and international collaboration.  Here is a short description and history, going back 26 years! :