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Wayne Law Honors Convocation to Celebrate Student Success

November 02, 2007

Photo above shows guests outside of the Community Arts Auditorium at last year’s Ceremony.
DETROIT (Nov. 2, 2007) – Wayne State University Law School will celebrate student success at its annual Honors Convocation Ceremony at 5 p.m. in the Community Arts Auditorium on Friday, Nov. 16, 2007.

More than 70 scholarships and awards will be given to students. Eligibility for the awards is determined by academic success, involvement in Law School and community activities, financial need, or future career interests.

“On behalf of Wayne State University Law School, I would like to express my sincerest gratitude to all our wonderful alumni and friends who help make this ceremony possible,” said Wayne Law Dean Frank H. Wu. “It is through their generous philanthropic efforts that students are offered recognition and financial support.”
A number of donors will be present to meet and mingle with award recipients. Photos from the event will be posted on the Law School’s website in the near future and a complete list of awards, donors and recipients will be published in the Law School’s annual alumni magazine, The Wayne Lawyer.

For more information, please contact the Law School Dean’s Office at (313) 577-3933 or go online to www.law.wayne.edu.
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.
* Photo above shows guests outside of the Community Arts Auditorium at last year’s Ceremony.

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