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Wayne Law Student Board of Governors Fall 2014 Election Packet Pick Up Info for Non-Executive Positions
August 27 2014
Law School
Non-Executive Position – Election Packet Info for Fall 2014 Dear Prospective Candidate: If you are interested in running for a position on the Student Bar Association Student Board of Governors (SBG) please visit the SBG TWEN site to download and print an election packet or the Office of Student Affairs (OSA) to pick up an election packet.   Enclosed in the 2014 Fall Election Packet for Non-Executive Board Positions, you will find the Candidacy Petition Form.  The Rules of the Student Board of Governors require you to obtain twenty-five (25) signatures of Association members who are constituents of the office for your name to appear on the ballot.  For example, if you seek candidacy for Second-Year Day Governor, you may only collect signatures from day students from your year.  Conversely, if you seek candidacy for Governor-at-Large, any student may sign your Form.  Please submit the Form with the appropriate number of signatures by Friday, August 29, 2014.  You may submit a petition to the Office of Student Affairs, located on the first floor of the Law School, Room 1255. The following positions are available for this election: Two (2) Governors-at-Large Two (2) First-Year Day Governors – Section 1 Two (2) First-Year Day Governors – Section 2 Two (2) First-Year Evening Governors The SBG Rules permit eligible Association members – current Wayne Law students – to become a candidate for two (2) offices during the same election.  If you choose to run for two offices, please submit a Candidacy Petition Form for each office for which you seek candidacy. The SBG Elections Committee will hold the Fall Election on Wednesday, September 3, 2014, and Thursday, September 4, 2014.  The Elections Committee will announce the election results on Friday, September 5, 2014.  If your election is successful, please be prepared to attend the SBG meeting on September 17, 2014, held at 8:30PM in the Damon J. Keith Center (Room 2242).  If elected, you are expected to make your best effort to attend all regular SBG meetings (generally held every other Wednesday at 8:30PM) and assist with SBG events. Please see the attached sheet for an idea of when and how often SBG events happen. If you have any questions, please contact Benjamin Noe, bnoe@wayne.edu, or Ana Campos, avcampos90@gmail.com.
Wayne State University Farmers Market
August 27 2014 at 11:00 AM
5201 Cass Ave
The Wayne State University Farmers Market unveils its seventh season June 4. Open Wednesdays from 11 to 4 pm at its usual location in front of Prentis Hall, the market will run through October 29. Detroit-grown produce will be on offer by D-Town Farm, Grown in Detroit Cooperative, Brother Nature Produce, and Labrosse Farm. Produce anchors Van Houtte and Holtz will also return with their usual selections of fruits, berries, vegetables, flowers, herbs, potted plants, and eggs. They will be joined by Burda’s Berries, who offers a variety of fresh berries throughout the season. Delicious hot and/or cold prepared foods and desserts will be sold by Russell Street Deli, Avalon Bakery, Brooklyn Street Local, and Sweet Potato Sensations, all returning vendors. Nikki’s Ginger Teas will offer a splash of freshness to warm afternoons, while Greentoe Gardens will sweeten them with several local honey flavors. Mystic Kettle—joining us for a first full season—will pop delicious popcorn right in front of you. The market accepts cash, Bridge Card benefits, Double Up Food Bucks (DUFB), and WIC and Senior Project FRESH coupons. Sponsored by the Fair Food Network, DUFB matches Bridge Card spending at the market up to $20 per card per day. The market also offers the Student Advantage Project, in which students pay $5 to get $10 in vouchers to spend on produce at the market.
Wayne Law Annual Fall Welcome Back Party!
August 28 2014 at 7:00 PM
Tony Vs Tavern
Come Celebrate the beginning of another fabulous year at Wayne Law! $5 per ticket if bought at Wednesday Table Time or $10 at the door Unlimited Beer and Pizza while supplies last!!  DJ Cody Attisha playing at 9 p.m.   This event is hosted by  Wayne Law SBG (Student Board of Governors)       
The Starting Block: Note Taking & Reading Cases
September 2 2014 at 12:15 PM
Law Classroom, 1550
This is the first event in the “First Year Workshop Series”, which is designed to provide students with tips and strategies for a successful first semester.  This initial program will discuss taking effective notes for class and the nuances of reading legal cases assigned for class.    This is a brown bag event, please RSVP to Sarah Garrison at sgarrison@wayne.edu, or call 313-577-9293 to register.
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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 Bar or The Wayne Lawyer or on 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.