Willamette Lawyer | Spring 2009 • Vol. IX, No. 1
Remembering Paulus: The College of Law community mourns the passing of Professor Emeritus John C. Paulus, a master teacher and member of the Willamette law faculty for 36 years.
ALUMNI EVENTS Hardy Myers Reception Nov. 24, 2008 The College of Law welcomed students, faculty and staff, along with members of the local bench and bar, to a reception Top, from left: Oregon Supreme Court Chief Justice Paul J. De Muniz JD’75, Hardy Myers and Dean Symeon C. Symeonides Right: Legal Research and Writing instructors Jennifer B. Todd JD’83 and Helen Mazur-Hart JD’83 honoring outgoing Oregon Attorney General Hardy Myers on Nov. 24, 2008. Myers served three terms as attorney general of the state, beginning in 1997. He also served in the Oregon House of Representatives from 1979 to 1983, the last four of those years as speaker. San Diego Alumni Reception Jan. 9, 2009 From left: Brian M. Cook JD’07, Mandy D. Hexom JD/C’00, Christina M. Rimkus JD’00 and Patrick D. Blessinger JD’07 Willamette University College of Law hosted an alumni reception at the annual meeting of the Association of American Law Schools on Jan. 9, 2009, in San Diego, Calif., bringing together alumni from the College of Law and more than 50 professors and friends from law schools across the county. The event, held at the San Diego Marriott and Marina, featured Oregon wines and microbrews, cheeses, and hazelnuts. Spring 2009 | 35