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Informational Panel: Judicial Clerkships and Externships Summer 2015
January 15 2015 at 5:30 PM
Law School, Damon J. Keith Center for Civil Rights,
Law students in the metro Detroit area are invited to come learn about clerkship and externship opportunities for summer 2015. Panelists will include current and former law clerks and local, state and federal judges. After the panel, a casual reception will follow with light refreshments served. This program is sponsored by the Damon J. Keith Center for Civil Rights and the Wolverine Bar Association’s Judicial Externship Program, which seeks to increase diversity in judicial clerkships and externships.
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
Detroit Youth Violence Prevention Initiative Awards Ceremony
January 20 2015 at 5:00 PM
Law School Building, Spencer M. Partrich Auditorium and Atrium
The Detroit Youth Violence celebrates the achievements of those committed to preventing youth violence.
After Ferguson: A Panel Discussion
January 21 2015 at 12:15 PM
Law School, Damon J. Keith Center for Civil Rights,
Hear from experts about the legal, social, moral and practical implications of recent events in Ferguson, Mo., and New York. Panelists: Blanche Cook, Wayne Law assistant professor and a former assistant U.S. attorney with the U.S. Department of Justice Saul Green, chair of Detroit's Youth Violence Prevention Initiative Nicholas Klaus, third-year Wayne Law student who twice has served as an observer for the National Lawyers Guild in Ferguson Portia Roberson, '93, director of the city of Detroit's Civil Rights and Justice Division Steven Winter, Wayne Law's Walter S. Gibbs Professor of Constitutional Law Lunch provided.
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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.