3 WMU-Cooley Students Honored
Three WMU-Cooley Law School students were honored by the Women Lawyers Association of Michigan Foundation, March 23. During the reception for education and community leadership awards dinner, women law students from Michigan were recognized for their academic achievements, leadership in their community and, service to others. WMU-Cooley students recognized were Ana Junea, recipient of the inaugural Florence King Scholar in Patent Law; Luciana Viramontes, recipient of the General Motors Scholarship; and Wanda Roberts, recipient of the Women Lawyers Association of Michigan Foundation Scholarship.
About Western Michigan University Cooley Law School: WMU-Cooley Law School resulted from the 2014 affiliation that combined WMU's status as a nationally-ranked, public, comprehensive research university with the commitment to practical legal education of an independent, non-profit, national law school. WMU-Cooley is accredited by both the American Bar Association and the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools. The law school has provided nearly 20,000 graduates with the practical skills necessary for a seamless transition from academia to the real world, and enrolls classes in January, May, and September at its Lansing, Auburn Hills, and Grand Rapids, Michigan campuses, and its Tampa Bay, Florida campus. WMU and WMU-Cooley Law School operate as independent institutions with their own governance structure and separate fiduciary responsibilities.