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Wayne Law Alumni Reception at State Bar of Michigan Annual Meeting, Sept. 17

August 17, 2009

DETROIT (Aug. 17, 2009) – Wayne State University Law School will host its annual Alumni Reception at the State Bar of Michigan Annual Meeting from 4:30 – 6 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 17, 2009, at the Hyatt Regency in Dearborn, Mich.

Alumni, faculty and friends are invited to join Wayne Law Dean Robert M. Ackerman at the event, which marks the State Bar of Michigan’s 75th anniversary. The reception will also provide an opportunity for attendees to network and reconnect with fellow colleagues.

Additionally, the recipient (yet to be announced) of the Wayne Law Donald H. Gordon Award for Excellence in Teaching will be recognized at the event.

The Hyatt Regency is located at 600 Town Center Drive in Dearborn, Mich. RSVP for this event at https://specialevents.wayne.edu/hyattlaw. Please contact Tammy Bynum, Wayne Law Development and Alumni Relations secretary, at (313) 577-3113 with any questions.

For more information about the State Bar of Michigan Annual Meeting, please visit http://www.michbar.org/annualmeeting.cfm.

About Wayne Law
Wayne State University Law School has educated and served the Detroit metropolitan area since its inception as Detroit City Law School in 1927. Located at 471 West Palmer Street 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 and distance learning classrooms, a 250-seat auditorium, and the Arthur Neef Law Library, which houses one of the nation's 40 largest legal collections. Taught by an internationally recognized and expert faculty, Wayne Law students experience a high-quality legal education via a growing array of hands-on curricular offerings, 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, are experts in their disciplines and include leading members of the local, national and international legal communities. For more information, visit www.law.wayne.edu.

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