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Wayne Law is the premier public-interest law school in the Midwest. Every day we train the next generation of lawyers, advocates and leaders. Our civil rights, entrepreneurship, environmental and international programs, and their related clinics, set Wayne Law apart as an advocate for justice committed to serving the community. If you're looking to make an impact with your career, join us at Wayne Law.

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Mac Shack food truck
April 17 2014 at 4:30 PM
Wayne Law parking lot
The Mac Shack food truck will be in the Law School front parking lot. The Mac Shack is known for variations of macaroni and cheese. Details: www.macshackmichigan.com
Cap and gown pick up
April 22 2014 at 12:00 PM
Atrium outside Wayne Law’s Spencer M. Partrich Auditorium
Wayne Law students who ordered Commencement caps and gowns in March can pick up their orders. Pick up your cap and gown at the Barnes and Noble Bookstore table. Complete the employment survey at the Career Services table. Join the alumni association at the Alumni Relations table.
American Democracy and the Rule of Law: Why Every Vote Matters
May 1 2014 at 11:00 AM
Theodore Levin U.S. Courthouse
This special free event to mark Law Day 2014 will feature a panel disucssion at 12:30 p.m. in Courtroom 100 on historical and current issues regarding voting and the election process. Special guests will be Wayne Law Dean Jocelyn Benson, an expert on election law, and Michigan Director of Elections Chris Thomas. Tours of the courthouse will take place, and free hot dogs, chips and cookies will be on hand. Michigan voter registration will take place, and displays and handouts from many federal agencies will be available, as will a free "Ask the Lawyer" program. Cellphones are not allowed in the courthouse, and participants must bring photo ID.  The event is sponsored by U.S. District Court, the Federal Bar Association's Eastern District of Michigan Chapter and the Wolverine Bar Association.
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