Wayne State University

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Wayne Law strives to be the premier public interest law school in the Midwest. Every day we train the next generation of lawyers, advocates and leaders. Our civil rights, entrepreneurship, environmental and international programs, and their related clinics, set Wayne Law apart as a community of advocates for justice committed to serving the public. If you're looking to make an impact with your career, join us at Wayne Law.

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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.
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Why Wayne Law
Why Wayne Law

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