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National Lawyers Guild bake sale
November 20 2014 at 9:00 AM
Law School Lobby
Bake sale for Wayne Law's National Lawyers Guild student organization.
Modern Policing and the Community
November 20 2014 at 6:30 PM
Law School Building, Spencer M. Partrich Auditorium and Atrium
Presented by American Civil Liberties Union - Metro Detroit and co-sponsored by ACLU - Wayne Law Chapter and Keith Students for Civil Rights. Reception begins at 6:30 p.m. followed by a panel discussion at 7 p.m. The panel will discuss police methodology including tactics, weapons and technology from the perspectives of public safety administration, civil libertarians and citizens. Panelists: Dale Brown, founder, Detroit Threat Management Center U.S. Rep. John Conyers, D-Detroit Mark Fancher, ACLU Racial Justice Project Tony Holt, police chief, WSU Police Department Ron Scott, Detroit Coalition Against Police Brutality and former Black Panther Shelli Weisberg, legislative director, ACLU of Michigan Moderator: Wayne Law Professor Robert Ackerman  
"Why Law School? Why Wayne?" - Western Michigan University
November 20 2014 at 7:00 PM
Friedmann Hall, Political Science Library,
Talk with Wayne Law Dean Jocelyn Benson, meet some of our students and learn about Wayne Law: - Unique scholarships for WMU students - Benefits of attending law school in Midtown Detroit - Wayne Law's unrivaled programming, including: Program for Entrepreneurship and Business Law Program for International Legal Studies Damon J. Keith Center for Civil Rights Refreshments provided
Great Lakes Environmental Law Center's Blue Water Bash
November 20 2014 at 7:00 PM
Tony V's Tavern
The Great Lakes Environmental Law Center, a nonprofit law firm that is partner to Wayne State University Law School’s Transnational Environmental Law Clinic, will have its first Blue Water Bash. Awards for excellence in environmental journalism will be presented and live music from Blue Mountain Belle will be on tap, as well. The cost of $10 covers food (until it runs out).
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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.