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Wayne Law strives to be 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 a community of advocates for justice committed to serving the public. If you're looking to make an impact with your career, join us at Wayne Law.

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Clinic Swearing-In Ceremony
August 31 2016 at 5:30 PM
Spencer Partrich Auditorium
Join the Wayne Law Clinical Education Program and the Free Legal Aid Clinic in welcoming 50 new students to the practice of law under Michigan Court Rule 8.120. The students will be sworn-in to practice by Justice Marilyn Kelly, Distinguished Jurist in Residence at Wayne Law. Refreshments will be served after the ceremony.
Cooper’s Mini 5k & 1 Mile Run/Walk (Prosecutors Foundation For Kids)
September 11 2016 at 9:00 AM
Auburn Hills Municipal Park
Prosecutors Foundation For Kids, a nonprofit organization assisting children who are placed in the Oakland County Foster Care System, will host this event. Entry fee for adults is $25 before Sept. 11 and $30 the day of the race; entry fee for youth (age 15 and younger) is $15 before Sept. 11 and $20 the day of the race. You also may register as a virtual participant to support the event for $30. Register online: www.coopersmini5k.com
Profiting from the Holocaust? Legal and Ethical Controversies over Nazi Art Looting
September 14 2016 at 7:00 PM
Holocaust Memorial Center Zekelman Family Campus
The Arts, Communication, Entertainment and Sports Section of the State Bar of Michigan will present this program, which also is sponsored by the Jewish Bar Association of Michigan, Copyright Society of the USA and WSU's Cohn-Haddow Center for Judaic Studies.  Keynote speaker attorney Raymond J. Dowd will discuss the story behind Nazi looted art, through forced and coerced transfers, and the ethical and legal expectations of its return to its lawful owners. Dowd is a partner in the law firm of Dunnington Bartholow & Miller LLP in New York City. Moderater will be Howard Lupovitch, associate professor of history and director of the Cohn-Haddow Center for Judaic Studies. Cost for students is $5 in advance and $7.50 at the door. Cost for the general public is $10 in advance and $12.50 at the door. The event is free for Holocaust Center members. Tickets: www.tinyurl.com/JBAM0914  
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