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Wayne State University Law School Hosts Grand Rapids Alumni Event at Varnum Law
DETROIT (June 22, 2008) – Wayne State University Law School and the Grand Rapids Chapter of the Wayne State University Law School Alumni Association recently hosted a special gathering with Wayne Law Dean Robert M. Ackerman at Varnum, Riddering, Schmidt & Howlett, LLP.
The event featured an address by the Dean and recognition of Wayne Law summer associates working in the Grand Rapids area, as well as hors d’oeuvres, cocktails and conversation.
Wayne State University Law School has served Michigan and beyond since its inception as Detroit City Law School in 1927. Located in Detroit’s re-energized historic cultural center, the Law School remains committed to student success and features modern lecture and court facilities, multi-media classrooms, a 250-seat auditorium, and the Arthur Neef Law Library, which houses one of the nation's 30 largest legal collections. Taught by an internationally recognized faculty, Wayne State Law School students experience a high-quality legal education via a growing array of hands-on curricular offerings, five live-client clinics, and access to well over 100 internships with local and non-profit entities each year. Its 11,000 living alumni, who work in every state of the nation and more than a dozen foreign countries, include leading members of the local, national and international legal communities. For more information, visit www.law.wayne.edu.