Equal Access to Justice Day at Cooley Law School's Auburn Hills Campus
On January 16, Cooley Law School's Auburn Hills Student Diversity Committee hosted the school's annual Equal Access to Justice: Martin Luther King Jr. Day activities. Students, faculty members, and staff attended the United Negro College Fund Breakfast in Southfield, volunteered at Grace Centers of Hope and the Baldwin Center in Pontiac, and presented a panel discussion on economic justice, featuring Dawud Walid, director, Council on American-Islamic Relations, Stephanie Jones, president of the D. Augustus Straker Bar Association, and Professor Ashley Lowe, director of Cooley's Family Law Assistance Project.
About Cooley Law School: Founded in 1972, the Thomas M. Cooley Law School is a private, nonprofit, independent law school accredited by the American Bar Association and the Higher Learning Commission. Cooley has provided its more than 15,000 graduates with the practical skills necessary for a seamless transition from academia to the real world. Cooley offers its Juris Doctor program, Joint Degree programs, and Master of Laws programs three times a year with enrollment in January, May and September. Cooley Law School has campuses across Michigan in Lansing, Auburn Hills, Grand Rapids and Ann Arbor, and its new campus in Tampa Bay, Florida.