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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  
Damon J. Keith Scholar Reception and Alumni Reunion
September 15 2016 at 6:00 PM
Wayne Law's Damon J. Keith Center for Civil Rights,
Current students and alumni who received the Damon J. Keith Scholarship are invited to a reception to meet Judge Keith and celebrate the community of DJK scholars at Wayne Law. Hors d'oeuvres will be served.
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Welcome alumni and friends

 The Office of Development and Alumni Affairs is here to help our 11,000 alumni stay connected to Wayne Law and to each other.

There are many opportunities for Wayne Law alumni to get involved and play an active role in the life of the Law School.

  • Attend an upcoming alumni event or host a future event
  • Share your expertise with a student organization
  • Join a reunion host committee or attend a reunion
  • Participate in Career Services programs, such as mock interviews or panel discussions
  • Serve as a judge for the Legal Writing Program’s 1L oral arguments
  • Send us an alumni story idea for Raising the Bar or The Wayne Lawyer

Help us stay in touch with you by keeping your contact information up to date. If you have changed employers or have a new address, phone number or email address, let us know by emailing lawalumni@wayne.edu. If you have accomplishments that you’d like us to include for publication in Raising the BarThe Wayne Lawyer or our website, email lawalumni@wayne.edu.

If you are interested in any of the above or have any thoughts on how we can better serve our alumni, contact the Office of Development and Alumni Affairs at Wayne Law at lawalumni@wayne.edu.