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Wayne Law, APALSA, BLSA to Host Jazz Night, Jan. 24

January 03, 2008

DETROIT (Jan. 3, 2008) – Wayne State University Law School, the Asian Pacific American Law Students Association (APALSA), and the Black Law Students Association (BLSA) are proud to host their annual Jazz Night at 5:30 p.m. on Thursday, Jan. 24, 2008, at Wayne State University Law School’s Spencer M. Partrich Auditorium.

Attendees at this event will enjoy an evening of live music, food, and conversation with Wayne Law faculty, staff, students, alumni and friends.

Your RSVP to this event is requested by Jan. 18, 2008, to (313) 577- 0300 or ses@lists.wayne.edu. For further information, please contact Tammy Bynum at (313) 577-3113.

APALSA serves as an academic, social and political resource for students in the Law School. In recent years, APALSA has made itself increasingly visible to the administration and has strengthened its voice in efforts to redefine the role of Asian Americans both in the Law School and in the law.

BLSA is a national organization that offers a network of educational support and career guidance for minority law students throughout their law school career. BLSA's mission at Wayne State University is to encourage black academic excellence, promote professional development, and sponsor community outreach.

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.

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