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Felicia Thomas to Lead Wayne Law Recruitment & Enrollment Efforts

November 13, 2007

Felicia ThomasDETROIT (Nov. 13, 2007) – Wayne State University Law School recently strengthened recruitment and enrollment efforts by appointing Felicia Thomas, former Director of Academic Success, as the Director of Recruitment & Enrollment in the Office of Admissions.

As director, Thomas will attend law school recruiting fairs; coordinate prospective student open houses and informational sessions; provide consultation to prospective students with regards to the Admissions process; and assist in the development of a comprehensive marketing plan to increase outreach and recruitment efforts, among other duties.

“Ms. Thomas offers the Admissions Office a wealth of knowledge and experience that will help to identify and recruit high caliber, qualified candidates to Wayne Law,” said Wayne Law Dean Frank H. Wu. “We are fortunate to have her leading our recruitment and enrollment efforts and wish her the best of luck in her new role.”

Thomas first joined the law school last fall in the Dean of Students Office as the Director of Academic Success. She is a 2002 graduate of the University of Michigan Law School and has served as a law clerk to Judge Daphne Means Curtis (WSU Law '73) in the Wayne County 3rdCircuit Court, Civil Division.

Thomas also worked in the Division of Student Affairs at the University of Michigan, Office of Student Activities and Leadership and taught as a graduate student instructor in the UM Sociology department. She can be reached at (313) 577-8040.

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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