Beloved professor and “lawyer’s lawyer” Peter Donovan ’60, admired for his brilliance and adored for his commitment to students, passed away in February but not before his many admirers paid homage to him at a rollicking tribute during Reunion Weekend 2016. “Peter was an authentic. Not a phony facet to him,” said Peter del Vecchio ’81, a former student who helped organize the reunion tribute. “He presented a gruff exterior, but had nothing but pure love.”
Professor Ashish Nanda takes over as Director
We are pleased to announce the appointment of Professor Ashish Nanda as Director of the Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad. Prof. Nanda assumed office on September 2, 2013.An alumnus of the PGP 1983 batch, Prof. Nanda has a PhD (Business Economics) and AM (Economics) from Harvard University. He was Robert Braucher Professor of Practice, Faculty Director of Executive Education, and Research Director at the Program on the Legal Profession.
Live streaming of IIMA Convocation 2017
Dear Alumni, The 52nd Annual Convocation of the Institute will be held on Saturday, March 25, 2017 at 6.00 PM at the Louis Kahn Plaza, IIMA Main Campus, Ahmedabad. Smt. Shikha Sharma, CEO and Managing Director, Axis Bank Ltd. has kindly consented to be the Chief Guest for the Convocation. We would be delighted to have your presence at the convocation. Click here to download the Convocation 2017 invitation card. Axis Bank Ltd.
The Reunion Giving Report 2016
More than 700 alumni and friends celebrated BC Law Reunion and Alumni Weekend 2016 last November. The weekend provided alumni from across ten classes the chance to reconnect with classmates, professors, and our beloved alma mater. The weekend kicked off on Friday with events that included a panel hosted by the Rappaport Center for Law and Public Policy entitled “Terrorism: Current Threats and Possible Responses.”