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Michigan Court of Appeals Oral Arguments and Reception
February 9 2016 at 9:00 AM
Wayne State University Law School,
The Michigan Court of Appeals will conduct oral arguments in the Spencer M. Partrich Auditorium beginning at 10 a.m.   All students are welcome and encouraged to attend. Preceding the oral arguments, Wayne Law students are invited to attend a 9 a.m. reception with judges from the Michigan Court of Appeals.   Registration is required to attend the reception and is limited to the first 30 students to respond.   To register, students can visit their Symplicity account and click the events tab. 
July Bar Exam Preparation Information Session
February 9 2016 at 12:00 PM
471 W. Palmer, Detroit, MI 48202
Representatives from Barbri, Kaplan, Themis, and JD Advising LLC will speak tostudents about preparing for the July Bar Exam, their program offerings, and studytips. We are offering two sessions, one from 12pm-1pm and another from 5pm-6pm.
Wayne Law Homeless Not Helpless Water Drive for Flint
February 9 2016 at 12:00 PM
Wayne State University Law School
Wayne Law's Homeless Not Helpless student organization will have a water drive for homeless people in Flint. The group will be handing out candy and Bloomberg Law Post-It highlighters while collecting bottled water, disposable body wipes and money, which will used to buy additional water. The student group is working with the following partners on this drive: Greater Detroit Coalition, Horatio Williams Foundation, Ford Foundation and Bloomberg Law. Every case of water and disposable wipes donated during Homeless Not Helpless' water drive will be matched by the partners. As of Thursday, Feb. 4, 260 cases of water had been collected. The goal is 500 cases.
Kicking the ACA "Habit": Free Exercise, RFRA, and the Little Sisters of the Poor
February 9 2016 at 12:15 PM
471 W. Palmer, Detroit MI, 48202
Wayne Law's Federalist Society presents a discussion of the Supreme Court granting certification in seven cases involving religious nonprofits that are challenging the Affordable Care Act's contraception mandate under the Religious Freedom Restoration Act. Featured will be Professor Scott Gaylord of Elon School of Law. Post-speech commentary will be by Wayne Law Associate Professor Christopher Lund. 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.