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Wayne Law is 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 an advocate for justice committed to serving the community. If you're looking to make an impact with your career, join us at Wayne Law.

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Wayne Law - Class of 2004 10th Reunion
November 29 2014 at 6:30 PM
Detroit Historical Museum
Members from the class of 2004 will be gathering to celebrate, reconnect, and get involved. November 29, 2014Class Reception6:30 - 9:30 p.m.Detroit Historical Museum5401 WoodwardDetroit, MI 48202Afterglow at CircaCirca Saloon5474 Cass AvenueDetroit, MI 48202$75 per person$125 per coupleReservations can be made online or by calling the Office of Special Events & Services at (313) 577-0300. Parking details: Parking is FREE in the Detroit Historical Museum lot. The parking lot entrance is located on Kirby street. When you pull up, please hit the buzzer on the speaker and let them know you are a guest for the Wayne Law 10th Reunion.  Attire: Dressy Casual Men: Seasonal sport coats or blazers, dress shirt & pants, optional tie, etc. Women: Dress, skirt and dressy top, dressy pants, etc.  
Celebrating the Civil Rights Act of 1964
December 3 2014 at 12:00 PM
Theodore Levin Courthouse
This panel discussion moderated by Barbara McQuade, the U.S. attorney for the Eastern District of Michigan will feature: Mark Fancher, Racial Justice Project attorney, ACLU of Michigan Jocelyn Benson, dean of Wayne State University Law School Heidi Budaj, regional director, Anti-Defamation League Fatina Abdrabboh, Michigan director, American-Arab Anti-Discrimination Committee   During this brown bag lunch event, each panelist will focus on highlighting the impact that the Civil Rights Act of 1964 had in one particular area of civil rights.   The free event is presented by the U.S. Attorney’s Office and the Social Justice Committee of the Federal Bar Association.
Michigan Roundtable for Diversity & Inclusion Special Evening with Judge Damon J. Keith: Crusader for Justice
December 8 2014 at 6:30 PM
Schoolcraft College Vista Tech Center
Reserve a spot by Dec. 1 for a special evening program with Judge Damon J. Keith of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit, who will speak about his life's work, chronicled in the recently released book Crusader for Justice.  The price of $50 includes dinner and a copy of the book. Registration and book-signing will begin at 6:30 p.m., followed by dinner at 7 and a program featuring book author and director of Wayne State University Law School's Keith Center for Civil Rights Professor Peter Hammer as well as Keith, a 1956 LL.M. graduate of Wayne Law, along with a presentation on current civil rights challenges by the judge's clerk, Sharika Robinson. 
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