UNH School of Law

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 : 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 - "Monitoring" the School's Progress

In this installment of Throwback Thursdays, we feature some seminal early articles from the Concord Monitor on the law school, plus a very early issue of IDEA from our days on Mountain Road (November '74).  Enjoy: