The afternoon cookout at the law school will be held inside the atrium and student lounge instead of outside. We learned that having it outside would require us to rent furniture and possibly a tent, pay for cleanup after the event, and possibly have to pay for security on top of that. This would have driven the ticket price up to an unacceptable level.
We are looking into setting up a Skype account so that those of you who can’t be there in person can still be there, in a virtual reality sort of way. (It is the twenty-first century, after all.) We’ll have more details on this as we get closer to the big day.