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Wayne Law - Class of 2004 10th Reunion
November 29 2014 at 6:30 PM
Detroit Historical Museum
Members from the class of 2004 will be gathering to celebrate, reconnect, and get involved. November 29, 2014Class Reception6:30 - 9:30 p.m.Detroit Historical Museum5401 WoodwardDetroit, MI 48202Afterglow at CircaCirca Saloon5474 Cass AvenueDetroit, MI 48202$75 per person$125 per coupleReservations can be made online or by calling the Office of Special Events & Services at (313) 577-0300. Parking details: Parking is FREE in the Detroit Historical Museum lot. The parking lot entrance is located on Kirby street. When you pull up, please hit the buzzer on the speaker and let them know you are a guest for the Wayne Law 10th Reunion.  Attire: Dressy Casual Men: Seasonal sport coats or blazers, dress shirt & pants, optional tie, etc. Women: Dress, skirt and dressy top, dressy pants, etc.  
Celebrating the Civil Rights Act of 1964
December 3 2014 at 12:00 PM
Theodore Levin Courthouse
This panel discussion moderated by Barbara McQuade, the U.S. attorney for the Eastern District of Michigan, will feature: Mark Fancher, Racial Justice Project attorney, ACLU of Michigan Jocelyn Benson, dean, Wayne State University Law School Heidi Budaj, regional director, Anti-Defamation League Fatina Abdrabboh, Michigan director, American-Arab Anti-Discrimination Committee   During this brown bag lunch event, each panelist will focus on highlighting the impact that the Civil Rights Act of 1964 had in one particular area of civil rights.   The free event is presented by the U.S. Attorney’s Office and the Social Justice Committee of the Federal Bar Association.
Michigan Roundtable for Diversity & Inclusion Special Evening with Judge Damon J. Keith: Crusader for Justice
December 8 2014 at 6:30 PM
Schoolcraft College Vista Tech Center
Reserve a spot by Dec. 1 for a special evening program with Judge Damon J. Keith of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit, who will speak about his life's work, chronicled in the recently released book Crusader for Justice.  The price of $50 includes dinner and a copy of the book. Registration and book-signing will begin at 6:30 p.m., followed by dinner at 7 and a program featuring book author and director of Wayne State University Law School's Keith Center for Civil Rights Professor Peter Hammer as well as Keith, a 1956 LL.M. graduate of Wayne Law, along with a presentation on current civil rights challenges by the judge's clerk, Sharika Robinson. 
Student Trial Advocacy Program Inside Competition
January 16 2015 at 5:00 PM
Law School Building, Spencer M. Partrich Auditorium & Moot Courtroom
Student Trial Advocacy Program Inside Competition:  First Round
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Welcome alumni and friends

 The Office of Development and Alumni Affairs is here to help our 11,000 alumni stay connected to Wayne Law and to each other.

There are many opportunities for Wayne Law alumni to get involved and play an active role in the life of the Law School.

  • Participate in the Law Alumni Association or become a member of its Board of Directors
  • Attend an upcoming alumni event or host a future event
  • Share your expertise with a student organization
  • Join a reunion host committee or attend a reunion
  • Participate in Career Services programs, such as mock interviews or panel discussions
  • Serve as a judge for the Legal Writing Program’s 1L oral arguments
  • Send us an alumni story idea for Raising the Bar or The Wayne Lawyer

Help us stay in touch with you by keeping your contact information up to date. If you have changed employers or have a new address, phone number or email address, let us know by emailing lawalumni@wayne.edu. If you have accomplishments that you’d like us to include for publication in Raising the BarThe Wayne Lawyer or our website, email lawalumni@wayne.edu.

If you are interested in any of the above or have any thoughts on how we can better serve our alumni, contact the Office of Development and Alumni Affairs at Wayne Law at lawalumni@wayne.edu.