Legal Authors Society New Inductees Announced
February 25, 2014 - In January, Cooley Law School initiated faculty and librarian members into the Thomas M. Cooley Legal Authors Society. To be admitted to the Legal Authors Society, a Cooley faculty member, adjunct professor or librarian must publish at least one article that is currently indexed in one of a number of U.S. indices for legal publications.
In most cases, inductees wrote multiple articles or books that qualified them for membership since the last induction in 2005. There were 7 new inductees at the Ann Arbor campus, 15 at the Auburn Hills campus, 15 at the Grand Rapids campus, and 12 at the Lansing campus.
The Ann Arbor campus’ inductees were Karen Chadwick, Bradley Charles, Jason Eyster, David Finnegan, Anthony Flores, Daniel Ray and John Taylor.
The Auburn Hills campus inductees were Reference librarian Marlene Coir; faculty members Frank C. Aiello, Tammy Asher, David Berry, Gerald A. Fisher, Alan Gershel, Lisa Halushka, Linda K. Kisabeth, and Lewis Langham; Library Head of Public Services Helen Levenson; and faculty member Ashley Lowe, Monica Navarro, Monica Nuckolls, Kevin Scott and Gerald Tschura.
The Grand Rapids campus inductees were reference librarian Julianne Claydon, and faculty members Sherry L. Batzer, Curt Benson, Tracey Brame, Michael J. Dunn, Heather Garretson, Marjorie Gell, Chris Hastings, Tonya Krause-Phelan, Paul Marineau, Michael Molitor, Devin Schindler, Jane Siegel, Paul Sorenson and Victoria V. Vuletich.
The Lansing campus inductees were faculty members Evelyn Calogero, Christine Zellar Church, Julie Clement, Marion Hilligan (posthumously), Emily Horvath, John S. Kane, Eileen Kavanagh, Mable Martin-Scott, Norman E. Plate, Dan Sheaffer, Christopher R. Trudeau, and Nancy Wonch.
The Tampa Bay campus inductees were Jeffrey Martlew, Tampa Bay campus associate dean and professor; Stevie Swanson, professor; and Paul Carrier, professor.
About Cooley Law School: Celebrating 40 years of excellence, 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 17,000 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 in Tampa Bay, Fla.