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Michigan Urban Farming Initiative service project
August 25 2016 at 2:00 PM
Michigan Urban Farming Initiative, Detroit
Current law students are invited to join incoming first-year, transfer, LL.M. and guest students at the Michigan Urban Farming Initiative for the annual Orientation Week service project. The two main work shifts are 2 to 5 p.m. and 5 to 7 p.m. A shuttle will run between the Law School and the farming initiative during the following times: 1:45 to 2:30 p.m. and 5 to 5:30 p.m. The shuttle will return participants to the Law School at 7 p.m. Participants will want to wear closed-toe shoes and older clothes that you don't mind getting dirty. There will be projects of different skill and activity levels.
Summer Splash networking event (Oakland County Bar Association)
August 25 2016 at 6:00 PM
One-Eyed Betty's
The Oakland County Bar Association New Lawyers and Lawyers of a Certain Age committees will present this event, which also is open to law students. Cost of admissions is a cash donation to the Frank C. Perez Youth Fund. Appetizers and cash bar will be available. RSVP isn't required but is appreciated for planning purposes.
Clinic Swearing-In Ceremony
August 31 2016 at 5:30 PM
Spencer Partrich Auditorium
Join the Wayne Law Clinical Education Program and the Free Legal Aid Clinic in welcoming 50 new students to the practice of law under Michigan Court Rule 8.120. The students will be sworn-in to practice by Justice Marilyn Kelly, Distinguished Jurist in Residence at Wayne Law. Refreshments will be served after the ceremony.
Cooper’s Mini 5k & 1 Mile Run/Walk (Prosecutors Foundation For Kids)
September 11 2016 at 9:00 AM
Auburn Hills Municipal Park
Prosecutors Foundation For Kids, a nonprofit organization assisting children who are placed in the Oakland County Foster Care System, will host this event. Entry fee for adults is $25 before Sept. 11 and $30 the day of the race; entry fee for youth (age 15 and younger) is $15 before Sept. 11 and $20 the day of the race. You also may register as a virtual participant to support the event for $30. Register online: www.coopersmini5k.com
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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.

  • 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.