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12/19/14 - Elves For Elders® Receives Gifts from Tampa Bay Campus Students and Faculty

12/17/14 - Children in Everyday Blessings Foster Care Receive Donations from Tampa Bay Campus

12/17/14 - Students, Faculty and Staff Donate Gifts to the Be a Santa to a Senior Program

12/10/14 - Students to Learn County Court Practice from Judge Greco


11/25/14 - Attorneys Discuss How to Capitalize in Today’s Economic Environment at Law Review Symposium

11/17/14 - D.C. Lawyer Patrick Griffin Elected President of Alumni Association

11/10/14 - Wrongfully Convicted Man Freed with help from WMU-Cooley Innocence Project

11/06/14 - Experts Share Insights with Students on Fight Against Human Trafficking

11/06/14 - Students Collaborate with Attorney General Schuette to Create a Military Family Law Guide

11/06/14 - Attorney Susan Kornfield Talks to Students on the Importance of Pro Bono Service


10/30/14 - Florida Commission on Education Approves Cooley Law School Name Change

10/20/14 - Students and Faculty Commit to Pro Bono Services

10/17/14 - Porscha Brown Elected to National Black Law Student Association

10/17/14 - Professor McDaniel Moderates Discussions at Homeland Security and Defense Education Summit

10/01/14 - Second District Court of Appeal Holds Oral Arguments at Tampa Bay Campus


9/19/14 - Graduates Sworn in as State Bar of Michigan Leadership

9/19/14 - Assistant Dean Tracey Brame Honored as one of the “2014 Women in the Law”

9/18/14 - Religion and the First Amendment Focus of Constitution Day Event

9/16/14 - Retired Brigadier General, Professor, and Eagle Scout Michael C.H. McDaniel Honors Military and Public Safety Professionals

9/16/14 - Graduate Clair Stevens Inducted into the Michigan Insurance Hall of Fame

9/12/14 - Lieutenant Governor Calley to Speak at Patriot Week Event


8/13/14 - Cooley Law is now Western Michigan University Cooley Law School

8/07/14 - Sarah Miller Honored with Great Deeds Award

8/07/14 - Keith Stickley Honored with Great Deeds Award

8/06/14 - Auburn Hills Campus is One of the Most Impressive Law School Buildings in the World

8/01/14 - Cooley for Kids Day at the Stadium


7/31/14 - High Achieving Students Honored at The Dux Event

7/29/14 - Pontiac Teens Get Law School Experience as Part of Youth Employment Program

7/29/14 - Students Help Publish Michigan Guide to Military Family Law

7/29/14 - Student Bar Association Helps Promote Day at the Park for Kids

7/21/14 - Immigrant Rights Clinic Wins Release of Detainees

7/21/14 - Marla Garland Receives Great Deeds Award

7/21/14 - Christopher Perez Selected to Serve as Florida Bar Section Representative

7/21/14 - Eula Bacon Receives Community Scholarship Award

7/15/14 - Attorneys Honored at Law Review Distinguished Brief Award Banquet

7/15/14 - Elderlaw Clinic Receives $10,000 Grant from Capital Region Community Foundation

7/09/14 - Selah Freedom Organization Receives Help from Students

7/09/14 - Mentoring Mixer Connects Students with Legal Professionals

7/09/14 - Youth Behind Bars Event Offers Research Data on Children in Prison

7/09/14 - Tampa Campus Donation Drive Benefits Foster Children

7/07/14 - Student Bar Association Hosts First-ever "Diversity Dialogue"

7/07/14 - Tampa Campus Students Participate in Moot Court Competition

7/01/14 - Thomas M. Cooley Law School Statement


6/26/14 - Tax Student Receives Achievement Award from State Bar of Michigan

6/24/14 - Phi Delta Phi Initiates New Members into Legal Honor Society

6/24/14 - Mentor Jet Connects Students with Local Legal Professionals

6/24/14 - Students, Faculty, and Staff Celebrate Juneteenth

6/20/14 - Cooley's Innocence Project Gains Freedom For Wrongfully Imprisoned Man

6/17/14 - Former FBI Agent Speaks to Homeland and National Security LL.M. Students

6/16/14 - Professor Receives Distinguished Service Award from Oakland County Bar

6/13/14 - Graduates Offer Insights on How to Be Successful in Solo Practice

6/11/14 - Cooley Law School Brightens the Lives of Individuals at Ann Arbor’s Stimson Apartments

6/10/14 - Zaneta Adams (May 2014 Grad) Showcases Her Professional Talents During Detroit Regional Chamber Mackinac Policy Conference

6/09/14 - James M. Cameron, Jr. Honored with Ethics, Service And Professionalism Award

6/05/14 - $4,000 Raised at Charity Event to Help End Bullying

6/04/14 - Solo By Design™ Teaches Students Secrets to Success


5/22/14 - Public Defenders Clinic Receives Cornerstone Award

5/06/14 - New Courses and Faculty Added to Tampa Bay Campus


4/11/14 - Academic Excellence and Community Service Recognized at Convocation Ceremonies

4/02/14 - National Jurist Magazine Gives Cooley an "A" in Practical Legal Training

4/01/14 - Associate Dean Talks Ethics, Integrity, and Professionalism to Coast Guard Cadets

4/01/14 - Cooley to Host Public Roundtable on Patent Review Proceedings


3/27/14 - Professor and Expert on Patent Law Discusses Importance of U.S. Supreme Court Software Patents Case

3/26/14 - Students Hold Peacemaking Court to Build Trust and Communication

3/24/14 - Cooley Hosts Dollars for Scholars Program

3/21/14 - Students Network with Judges and Attorneys at Mentor Jet Event

3/19/14 - Students Elected to Lead American Bar Association Law Student Division

3/19/14 - Associate Dean Joan Vestrand Speaks at Citadel Leadership Symposium

3/19/14 - Student Volunteers and Professor Receive CDAM Justice for All Award

3/18/14 - Michigan Supreme Court Justice, Ontario Bar Leader Elected to Cooley Law School Board of Directors

3/18/14 - Tampa Bay Campus Receives SERF Certification for Environmental Stewardship

3/18/14 - Graduate Donates Bronze Sculpture of Thomas McIntyre Cooley

3/10/14 - Daniel M. Houlf, General Motors Director of U.S. Tax Counsel, Honored with Adjunct Faculty Award

3/07/14 - ABA Awards Cooley with Bronze Key Award for Outstanding Student Participation and Membership


2/25/14 - Legal Authors Society New Inductees Announced

2/21/14 - Student Chapters Host Panel Discussion on Race-Based Preferences in College Admissions

2/17/14 - Interfaith Dinner and Panel Discussion Hosted at Cooley

2/17/14 - Suicide Prevention Foundation Educates Law Students

2/11/14 - Students Meet and Network at Macomb County Bar Association Masters Section Event

2/05/14 - Panel Grades Workplace Diversity in the Legal Profession


1/31/14 - Delta Theta Phi Law Fraternity Chosen to Edit Law Journal

1/30/14 - President LeDuc Receives 2013 Newsmaker of the Year Award - Grand Rapids Business Journal

1/25/14 - 115th Commencement Ceremony Bestows Juris Doctor and Master of Laws Degrees to 346 Students

1/21/14 - Foreign Study Program Expands to Oxford, England

1/21/14 - Joan Vestrand Honored with Leadership Award - Eastern Leaders Group

1/17/14 - Cooley Hosts Webcast on Separation Between Government and Religion

1/16/14 - Innovation and IP Legal Writing Competition Open To All Law Students in Michigan

1/10/14 - Professor James Carey to Lead Corporate Law and Finance LL.M. Program

1/03/14 - New Students Take Part in Professionalism in Action at Orientation


12/16/13 - Tampa Area Attorneys Join Teaching Staff

12/13/13 - Pro-Bono Debt Relief Clinic Opens in Tampa Bay

12/04/13 - IRS Looks to Tax Evidence Book as Training Resource


11/27/13 - Distinguished Student Award Winners Recognized by Alumni Association

11/27/13 - Thanksgiving Meals Delivered to Those in Need by Students and Faculty

11/22/13 - Meredith Beidler Wins Distinguished Student and Leadership Achievement Awards

11/14/13 - Legion of Merit Medal Awarded to Kathy Lawrence, Cooley Administrator

11/13/13 - Lead FBI Investigator Speaks to Cooley National Security Law Class


10/31/13 - Associate Dean Joan Vestrand Addresses Cadets at The Citadel

10/30/13 - Gun Control and Rights Experts Debate at Symposium

10/24/13 - Robert F. Gillett Receives Integrity in Our Communities Award

10/22/13 - Cooley Students Take Pledge, Commit to Pro Bono Service

10/22/13 - Professor William Coughlin Named Entrepreneur of the Year by Automation Alley

10/17/13 - Students Win Honors in Intellectual Property Legal Writing Competition

10/15/13 - Anti-Bullying Seminar to Focus on "Matt's Safe School Law"

10/15/13 - ABA Official Guides Show Cooley with the Most Minority Student Graduates

10/11/13 - 10th Anniversary of Master of Laws Programs Celebrated at Cooley Law School 

10/10/13 - Prominent Sports Agent Kevin Poston Speaks at Annual Soifer Memorial Lecture

10/08/13 - Donna Morris, Former Cooley Board Member, Honored by State Bar of Michigan

10/04/13 - Eastern Michigan University and Cooley Law School Sign Agreement Creating Joint Degree Programs

10/01/13 - Constitution Day at Cooley Law School


09/30/13 - Cooley to Appeal Dismissal of Defamation Case Against New York Law Firm

09/27/13 - Cooley Celebrates 10th Anniversary of Master of Laws Programs

09/26/13 - Cooley Graduates Rombach and Nolan Sworn In as State Bar of Michigan Leadership

09/16/13 - Cooley 5K Race for Education and Impression 5 Half Marathon Raise Much Needed Money for Education

09/11/13 - Cooley Faculty Members Selected as "Best Law Teachers" in the Nation


08/28/13 - Cooley Law Professors File Amicus Brief in Michigan Marriage Equality Case

08/22/13 - Fifth Term Starts at Tampa Bay Campus with New Faculty

08/05/13 - Six Faculty Members Added at Cooley's Tampa Bay Campus


07/31/13 - Cooley Alumni Distinguished Student Award Winners Recognized for Law School Accomplishments

07/30/13 - Federal Appeals Court Affirms Judgment in Favor of Cooley Law School

07/25/13 - Cooley Students Kurt Petersen and James Holmes Honored with Great Deeds Award

07/22/13 - Criminal Defense Trial College Comes to Cooley Law School in August

07/19/13 - Western Michigan University Trustees Approve Affiliation Agreement with Thomas M. Cooley Law School

07/19/13 - Experts Debate Use of Drones in Michigan at Cooley Law School Symposium

07/11/13 - Cooley Law School Announces Leadership Changes


06/27/13 - Department of Justice Honors Cooley Professors with Patriot Awards

06/21/13 - Cooley Law School and Oakland University Host Statewide Summit on Bullying

06/19/13 - Wayne County Judge and Cooley Graduate Ronald W. Lowe Honored for Ethics, Professionalism and Service

06/19/13 - Cooley Alumni Named to Top Staff Positions at the Michigan Supreme Court

06/18/13 - The First Governor and The Birth of Michigan Politics to be Discussed at Cooley

06/07/13 - Annual Event Raises $5,200 for Macomb County Veterans

06/07/13 - Macomb County Bar Foundation Awards Scholarship

06/03/13 - "3+3" Program to Reduce Student Loan Debt


05/24/13 - Two Cooley Law School Students Chosen as Prestigious Presidential Management Fellows

05/23/13 - Cooley Law School to Raise Funds for Veterans Treatment Court

05/23/13 - Underserved College Students to Attend Nationally Recognized Pre-Law Summer Program

05/22/13 - Graduate Reneé Edmondson Honored by State Bar of Michigan Animal Law Section for Work in Animal Advocacy

05/16/13 - Tampa Bay Campus Hires Additional Faculty and Expands Instructional Offerings

05/14/13 - Former Michigan Supreme Court Justice Dennis Archer Speaks at Cooley Law School

05/09/13 - Statewide Summit to Stop Bullying Hosted by Cooley Law School and Oakland University

05/06/13 - Tampa Bay Students, Staff Participate in Lawyers for Literacy

05/02/13 - Michigan Supreme Court Justice Viviano Visits Cooley Law School Students


04/19/13 - Cooley Graduates Admitted to U.S. Supreme Court

04/18/13 - WMU Trustees Approve Moving Forward with Cooley Law Affiliation

04/09/13 - Justice David Viviano, Michigan Supreme Court Justice, to deliver keynote for Professionalism in Action orientation at Auburn Hills campus

04/09/13 - Cooley Law School Announces Senior Leadership Changes

04/02/13 - Cooley Law School, WMU consider formal alliance

04/01/13 - Tampa Bay Campus Student Team Helps Charity in Hillsborough County Pro Bono Race Event


03/29/13 - Spencer Abraham Addresses Students at the 59th Annual National Conference of Law Reviews

03/29/13 - National Conference of Law Reviews Challenges Law Students for the Future 

03/25/13 - Three Cooley Graduates Honored as 'Leaders in the Law' - Michigan Lawyers Weekly

03/19/13 - Register for the Capital City River Run Weekend of Races

03/06/13 - Cooley to Offer Master of Laws in Homeland and National Security Law

03/05/13 - Cooley Team Takes Fifth in Nation at ABA Negotiation Competition


02/26/13 - Cooley Team Finishes 1st in the Region; Heads to National Competition

02/26/13 - Innovation and IP Legal Writing Competition Now Open To All Law Students in Michigan

02/22/13 - Federal Bar Association to Honor Cooley Professor Florise Neville-Ewille for Advancement of Social Justice

02/22/13 - Attorney James Morton Honored with Adjunct Faculty Annual Award for Best in Teaching

02/14/13 - Area Attorneys Teach Law Students About Setting up a Family Law Practice

02/13/13 - Animal Law Society to Host Symposium

02/11/13 - Foreign Study Students Explore the Legal System in New Zealand and Australia

02/04/13 - Trial Lawyer to Receive Award and Speak to Students about Professionalism, Pro Bono Work


01/29/13 - Cooley Volunteers to Help with Income Tax Preparation Program

01/24/13 - Cooley Celebrated Martin Luther King Jr. Day with Presentations, Panel Discussions, and Volunteer Service

01/24/13 - Cooley and United Way Suncoast Team Up to Offer Free Tax Assistance

01/22/13 - Cooley Founder and Former Michigan Supreme Court Chief Justice Addresses Graduates


12/11/12 - Faculty Added and Instructional Offerings Expand at Tampa Bay Campus

12/06/12 - Proclamation Honors Cooley for Outreach Efforts in the Oakland County Community


11/28/12 - Cooley Team Finishes Second in the National Trial Advocacy Competition

11/20/12 - Zaneta Adams Honored with Student Great Deeds Award for Service to Country and Community

11/16/12 - Nationally Known Attorney Ken Feinberg, Architect of the Historical Settlements for Victims of 9/11 and BP Oil Spill, Speaks at Cooley


10/31/12 - Dedication Ceremony Formally Marks Tampa Bay Campus Opening

10/30/12 - High School Students Learn About Federal Legal Careers at Youth Law Day

10/30/12 - Attorney Deborah LaBelle Receives "Integrity in Our Communities" Award

10/23/12 - U.S. Ambassador Luis CdeBaca to Lead Nov. 1 Event on Human Trafficking and Supply Chain Slavery

10/23/12 - Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony Celebrates Opening of Tampa Bay Campus

10/16/12 - Justice Thomas McIntyre Cooley Sculpture Dedicated in Ann Arbor

10/15/12 - Grand Rapids Students and Attorneys Learn About Pro-Bono Opportunities

10/11/12 - Cooley Law School to Dedicate Bronze Sculpture of Justice Thomas M. Cooley

10/09/12 - Students, Faculty, Staff, Alumni, and Local Attorneys Take the Pro Bono Pledge

10/01/12 - Michigan Lawyers Weekly Recognizes Five Cooley Graduates '2012 Women in the Law'


9/26/12 - Tampa Bay Attorney Amy Bandow Joins Cooley Staff

9/21/12 - Students, Faculty, and Staff Attend Constitution Day Activities

9/19/12 - Thousands of Dollars Raised for Schools at Cooley 5K Race for Education

9/12/12 - Cooley Graduates Speak at Annual Soifer Memorial Lecture in Sports and Entertainment Law

9/05/12 - Team Cooley Brings Home the Bronze in City Dragon Boat Race Event

9/05/12 - Students Learn Importance of Ethics, Professionalism in Study and Practice


8/28/12 - Tampa Bay Staff Attend Diversity Mixer to Benefit Injured U.S. Marine

8/28/12 - Graduates Honored for Outstanding Pro Bono Work by the Legal Services Corporation

8/23/12 - Criminal Defense Attorneys Gather at Cooley for Trial College

8/21/12 - Board of Directors Elects New Chair and Vice-Chair

8/15/12 - Fulbright Scholar Grant Takes Cooley Professor Paul Carrier to Serbia

8/13/12 - Study Suggests Recent Law School Graduate Employment Better Than Expected

8/10/12 - Cooley Adds Former Judge, Now Prominent Miami Attorney, to Tampa Bay Campus Faculty 

8/09/12 - Rita Jackman and Jessica Walker Win Alumni Distinguished Student Award

8/06/12 - U.S. Court of Appeals Finds in Favor of Cooley Law School


7/20/12 - Federal Judge Tosses Out Jobs-Reporting Lawsuit Against Cooley Law School

7/17/12 - Amanda King, Winner of Cooley Student Great Deeds Award

7/17/12 - Cooley Law Review Hosts 27th Distinguished Brief Award Banquet

7/16/12 - Students, Community Leaders Gain Insight on the Impact of Affordable Care Act Ruling

7/16/12 - Experts Gather For Inaugural Professionalism Advisory Committee Meeting


6/29/12 - Annual Golf Outing Raises Money for Scholarships

6/29/12 - Authors, Lawyers Share Insights on the Art of Fiction Writing

6/29/12 - Melissa Stowe-Lloyd Named Assistant Director for Ethics, Service, and Professionalism at Ann Arbor Campus

6/29/12 - Justice Thomas McIntyre Cooley Sculpture Dedicated

6/26/12 - Alumnus, Doctor, and Lawyer Nick Martinez Asks Cooley Students to Exceed Ethical, Professional Standards

6/25/12 - Homeland Security Program Director Michael C.H. McDaniel Speaks at Cyber Awareness Conference

6/22/12 - Cooley Students Awarded at the State Bar of Michigan's Annual Tax Conference

6/20/12 - Cooley Law School and Davenport University Announce Dual Degree Juris Doctor/MBA Partnership Program

6/20/12 - Ann Arbor Campus Receives Full ABA Approval

6/20/12 - Law Students Witnessed Complex Business Litigation at Hillsborough County Courthouse

6/19/12 - Joseph Kimble, Cooley Law Professor, Publishes New Book Making the Case for Plain Language Through 50 Case Studies

6/14/12 - Attorney Lindsay Citrin Wins Cooley Great Deeds Award

6/12/12 - Cooley Professor Gerald Tschura Presents at International Trademark Association Annual Meeting

6/04/12 - Ypsilanti High School Students Mentored by Cooley Law Students

6/04/12 - Auburn Hills Campus Earns LEED Certification


5/30/12 - Auburn Hills Campus Earns LEED Silver designation from the U.S. Green Building Council

5/30/12 - Nichollette Hoard Wins Michigan Auto Law Diversity Scholarship for 2012

5/30/12 - Cooley Hosts Opening Ceremony for Third Annual College Pre-Law Summer Institute

5/24/12 - Cooley Holds Graduation Ceremony; Posthumous Degree Awarded

5/23/12 - Detroit Metropolitan Bar Association Honors Cooley Law School for Pro Bono Service

5/18/12 - Michigan Notable Books Author, Attorney Jack Dempsey Speaks at Cooley Law School

5/14/12 - National Bar Association Region VI to Host 2012 Conference at Cooley Law School

5/11/12 - Cooley Law Professor Martin-Scott Honored with 2012 Trailblazer Award

5/10/12 - Cooley Students Get Ethics Advice From Top Legal Professionals

5/08/12 - Cooley Attends 'Night for Notables' Kick Off Event

5/07/12 - Cooley Law School's First Class Reports to New Tampa Bay Campus

5/04/12 - Cooley Students and Former Public Defender Honored at Law Day Luncheon


4/25/12 - Cooley Director Publishes Practical Guide for College-Bound Students

4/24/12 - Davis-Dunnings Bar Association To Honor Three From Cooley Law School

4/24/12 - Cooley Staff Volunteer at Hillsborough County Bar Association Event

4/24/12 - Cooley Students and Staff Volunteer to Help Decorate Lansing for Komen Race for the Cure

4/03/12 - Cooley Faculty and Students Give Thousands of Hours of Free Clinical and Pro Bono Legal Assistance


3/30/12 - National Bar Association Honors Cooley Professor with Gertrude E. Rush Award

3/30/12 - ICBA Young Lawyers Section Names Cooley Alumni Among 'Top 5 Under 35'

3/30/12 - U.S. District Court Judge Mark Goldsmith Conducted Motion Call at Cooley

3/30/12 - Cooley Law School's Home Page Wins Top 10 Award

3/30/12 - Mock Trial Event Raises Funds to Help Children 

3/28/12 - Cooley Recognizes Student Achievements at Award Ceremonies

3/20/12 - Intellectual Property Law Program Earns Top Ranking in National Report

3/16/12 - Former U.S. Congressman Bart Stupak Elected to Cooley Board of Directors

3/06/12 - U.S. Attorney Barbara McQuade Speaks at Cooley

3/06/12 - Cooley Showcases Federal Legal Careers at Youth Law Day


2/29/12 - Associate Dean Co-Authors Book on Family and Medical Leave Act

2/27/12 - Cooley Announces Faculty Promotions in Lansing

2/27/12 - Cooley Announces Faculty Promotions in Grand Rapids

2/27/12 - Cooley Announces Faculty Promotions in Auburn Hills

2/27/12 - Cooley Announces Faculty Promotions in Ann Arbor

2/23/12 - Cooley Introduces High School Students to the Opportunity of Law School

2/23/12 - Federal Judge Holds Live Hearings at Cooley Law School

2/22/12 - Top-Notch Legal Professionals Join Cooley Tampa Bay Campus Faculty

2/22/12 - Professor Recognized as One of the Nation's Most Influential Black Attorneys

2/16/12 - Cooley Charity Wine-Tasting Benefits Alumni Scholarship Fund

2/15/12 - Cooley Raises Awareness and Explores Solutions to Human Trafficking

2/08/12 - Criminal Defense Attorney Expert Highlights Criminal Representation

2/08/12 - Cooley Students Excel at National Moot Court Competition

2/03/12 - Cooley Leads Discussion on Human Trafficking Issues


1/31/12 - Cooley Concludes 2011-2012 'Stages of the Law' Theater Season

1/31/12 - Cooley Announces Writing Competition for Michigan Law Students

1/24/12 - Cooley Joins With Washtenaw County Coalition to Offer Free Tax Assistance

1/23/12 - Cooley Professor Honored by Michigan Academy of Science, Arts & Letters

1/17/12 - Civil Rights Attorney Michelle Alexander Speaks at Cooley Law School

1/17/12 - Equal Access to Justice Day at Cooley's Auburn Hills Campus

1/16/12 - Grand Rapids Campus Celebrates Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day

1/16/12 - Ann Arbor Campus Celebrates Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day

1/5/12 - Michigan Supreme Court Justice Brian Zahra speaks at Auburn Hills campus


12/13/11 - Ann Arbor Campus to Open Immigrant Rights and Civil Advocacy Clinic

12/7/11 - Two Michigan Circuit Court Judges Receive Honors as Cooley's Top Adjunct Professors

12/7/11 - Students Excel in National Moot Court Competition

12/5/11 - Auburn Hills Team Advances to ABA National Negotiation Competition

12/2/11 - Dean & Professor Publishes Book about Faith and Practicing Law


11/22/11 - Law Students Distribute Thanksgiving Meals to Area Families

11/21/11 - Ford Motor Company, Cooley Law School, Form Pro Bono Partnership

11/17/11 - Director Honored by Student Affairs Professional Association

11/17/11 - Author Speaks to Cooley Students about Famous Baseball Case

11/16/11 - Students Excel in Negotiation Competition

11/9/11 - Immediate Past President of the State Bar of Michigan Elected to Cooley Board of Directors

11/9/11 (Photo) - Pro Bono Pledge Taken at Cooley Law School

11/9/11 - U.S. Magistrate Judge Holds Motion Call at Cooley's Auburn Hills Campus

11/4/11 - Event Takes a Look at the Needs of Special Education Students

11/3/11 - Author Kevin Boyle speaks to a full house at Cooley Law School

11/1/11 - Heather Spielmaker To Receive Ingham County Bar Association's Liberty Bell Award


10/25/11 - Cooley Law School Hosts Elder Summit

10/20/11 - Cooley Files Motion to Dismiss Jobs Reporting Lawsuit

10/14/11 - Cooley Law School Teams Up With Community Organizations to Offer Tenants Free Legal Help

10/12/11 - Cooley Law School Enters Into Student Exchange Program with Germany's Largest Law School

10/10/11 - Cooley Assistant Dean, Graduate Receive Appointments by the Michigan Supreme Court

10/7/11 - Cooley Law School Alumni Association Elects New President

10/5/11 - Cooley Law School Students, Staff, Faculty Take Pro Bono Pledge

10/5/11 - Retired U.S. Supreme Court Justice Stevens Speaks in Grand Rapids


9/30/11 - The Washtenaw County Bar Association and Thomas M. Cooley Law School Team Up to Form Local Chapter of the American Inns of Court

9/28/11 (Photo) - Cooley Law School Unveils Work of Art

9/28/11 - Annual Cooley Law Review Symposium Uncovers Lack of Legal Framework for Data Mining

9/27/11 - Cooley-Sponsored Annual Lansing Theater Series Announces 2011-2012 Shows

9/26/11 (Photo) - Cooley Launches Fall Term with Professionalism in Action Programs

9/20/11 - Cooley Law School Celebrates Constitution Day/Patriots Week

9/20/11 - More Than 1,000 Participants Raise 1,000s of Dollars for Local Schools at Cooley's 5k Race for Education

9/19/11 - Cooley Law School and Western Michigan University Launch Third Dual Degree Partnership

9/14/11 - Two Cooley Faculty Members Chosen to Participate in ‘Best Law Faculty’ in the Country Study

9/6/11 - Cooley Law School Purchases Second Florida Property Adjacent to New Tampa Bay Campus


8/30/11 - Father-Daughter Team Wins Prestigious Champion of Justice Award

8/11/11 - Study Shows Lawyers Have One of the Highest Employment Rates of All Professional Occupations

8/8/11 - Cooley to Open New Campus in Tampa Bay

8/1/11 - Retired Judge Betty R. Widgeon Joins Cooley Law School’s Ann Arbor Campus Leadership


7/28/11 - Cooley Law School and Olivet College to Officially Launch Michigan's First-Ever LL.M./MBA Insurance Program

7/27/11 - Cooley Law School Presents Inaugural Student Great Deeds Award

7/27/11 - Cooley Law School Welcomes Home Lt. Col. John Wojcik

7/20/11 - Cooley Law School Hosts 11th Annual Cooley For Kids Day

7/15/11 (Photo) - Students Recognized at Honors Convocation in Grand Rapids

7/14/11 - Cooley Law School Files Suit To Protect Students, Alumni And Reputation

7/12/11 - U.S. District Judge Holds Motion Call at Cooley's Auburn Hills Campus

7/11/11 - Cooley Law School Concludes 2011 CLEO College Pre-Law Program

7/1/11 - Cooley Law Review Presents its 2011 Distinguished Brief Award


6/30/11 - Professionalism In Action at Cooley Law School

6/24/11 (Photo) - Student Bar Association Teams Up With Lansing Parks & Recreation for Track & Field Day Event Preceding the 2011 Cooley For Kids Day

6/21/11 - Cooley Law School Turns Out in Force for 2011 Kidney Walk

6/21/11 - Cooley Law School Students and Faculty Walk to Raise Awareness About Serious Mental Health Issues

6/20/11 - Cooley Law School Alumni Association Golf Benefit Raises $43,000

6/20/11 - Cooley Law School Presents U.S. Rep. Hansen Clark as Part of Its Trinity Term 2011 Integrity in Our Communities Series

6/20/11 - Cooley Law School Students Participate in Innocence Conference

6/20/11 - Cooley Law School Bar Passage Rate Hits 80-Plus Percent Mark for 10th Consecutive Time

6/17/11 - Book Edited by Cooley Professor Gina Torielli Wins Award

6/16/11 - Cooley Law School Professor Receives Most Prestigious Legal-Writing Honor for the Second Time

6/15/11 - Cooley Law School Professor Joins Panel on Pentagon Papers

6/14/11 - Cooley Staff Person Honored for Work with United Way Campaigns

6/14/11 - Cooley Partners with Oakland University to Offer Nationally Recognized Pre-Law Summer Program for Underserved College Students from 8 States

6/10/11 - Cooley Graduate Named a Winner of Ralph M. Freeman Scholarship


5/24/11 - Notable Books Authors Whitbeck and Glazer Tour Cooley Law School Campuses

5/24/11 - Cooley Law School Celebrates Graduation of Henry Chipman Class

5/12/11 - Cooley Hosted the Hon. Justice Salim Joubran of the Supreme Court of Israel


4/14/11 - Cooley Law School Assoc. Dean Vestrand speaks to U.S. Coast Guard

4/14/11 - Student Honored for ‘Above and Beyond’ Community Service

4/13/11 - Cooley Law School Professor's Book to Be Released in April

4/13/11 - Cooley Law School Administrator Elected to Post

4/11/11 - Winners Announced for the 2011 Michigan Innovation and Intellectual Property Legal Writing Competition

4/11/11 - Stone Community Outreach Project Dedicated at Cooley Law School

4/4/11 - Cooley National Champions Prepare for International Client Counseling Competition


3/31/11 (Photo) - Pep Rally for National Champions

3/17/11 - Cooley Law School’s Auburn Hills Campus Doubles Its Library Capacity; Total Volumes in Four-Campus System Now Second Largest in the State

3/17/11 - Cooley Law School Student Wins Best Overall Advocate Award In Regional Moot Court Competition

3/15/11 - Cooley Team Wins Nationals at ABA's Client Counseling Competition


2/27/11 (Photo) - Mock Trial Board Takes the Plunge for Special Olympics Michigan

2/17/11 (Photo) - Service to Soldiers program holds "Basic Training" session for Florida attorneys

2/11/11 - James Thelen Joins Cooley Law School Leadership Group

2/10/11 - Cooley Law School Releases Series of Short Videos on Cybercrimes Involving Children and Teenagers


1/26/11 - CHDS Alumnus McDaniel Slated as Featured Speaker for ELP Class

1/13/11 - Florida Servicemen, Women To Reap Benefits Of New Pro Bono Legal Counsel Program

1/11/11 - Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense and Brigadier General Michael McDaniel to Develop Program in Homeland Security Law at Cooley Law School


12/11/10 - Cooley Law School and State Bar of Michigan's Intellectual Property Law Section Co-sponsor Legal Writing Competition


11/24/10 - Cooley Professor Named to Michigan Women's Hall of Fame

11/24/10 (Photo) - Cooley Law School Homeless Assistance and Prevention Project

11/24/10 - Cooley Law School Professor Wins Prestigious Trademark Award

11/22/10 - Michigan Soldier, Law School Graduate Stationed in Kuwait to be Sworn in as an Attorney on November 24 via Live Video-Conference

11/19/10 - Cooley Alumnus Named Adjunct Professor of the Year

11/9/10 (Photo)- Redlining Case Re-Enactment Presented at Cooley Law School


10/22/10 - Teen Court Celebrates 10th Anniversary at Cooley Law School

10/15/10 (Photo) - Cooley Law School Hosts Forum on Constitutional Convention

10/7/10 (Photo) - Cooley Law School Provides New Home for Adams Pratt Collection

10/4/10 - Cooley Law School Becomes the New Home for the Adams Pratt Collection of Legal Texts


9/28/10 (Photo) - Graduation Held at Cooley Law School Stadium

9/27/10 - Fourth Cooley Faculty Member Since 2005 to Receive Major State Bar of Michigan Award

9/22/10 - Cooley Expands and Restructures Career and Professional Development Department to Benefit Students and Alumni

9/17/10 - Cooley Law School Law Review Presents Article V Symposium

9/14/10 - Speed Mentoring? Cooley Law School Partners with Local Bar Association to Offer Mentoring in Short Intervals

9/8/10 - U.S. District Court Finds in Favor of Cooley Law School

9/1/10 - Professors Named to Cooley Law School Auburn Hills Campus

9/1/10 - Cooley Law School Announces Change for Auburn Hills and Ann Arbor Deans


8/25/10 - Annual Lansing Theater Festival Expands to Include Five Area Theaters; Upcoming Shows Announced

8/22/10 - Cooley Promotes 11 Faculty Members

8/11/10 - Cross Country Team Benefits from Cooley's 5K Race for Education

8/11/10 - Cooley Law School to Establish New Legal Service Clinic in Ann Arbor; Asks for Community Input on Clinic’s Focus

8/11/10 - Cooley Law School Celebrates New Jurist Society

8/10/10 - Cooley to host 7th annual Criminal Defense Trial Practice College from August 20 – 25

8/10/10 - Director of Cooley Law School’s Corporate Law and Finance Master of Laws Program Appointed as Chair of American Bar Association Council

8/3/10 - Cooley Law School Welcomes Lisa DeMoss to Lead Insurance Law LL.M. Program


7/26/10 - Cooley for Kids Reaches 10th Anniversary; Law School is Honored

7/26/10 - Law Students Get First-Hand Look at The Law In Action; U.S. District Court Hosts Hearings at Cooley Law School in Grand Rapids

7/22/10 - Cooley Law School President and Dean Don LeDuc Receives First-Ever Community Recognition Award

7/22/10 - Cooley students, attorneys provide free legal services to military men and women at Camp Grayling through the Service to Soldiers: Legal Assistance Referral Program

7/21/10 - Cooley Law School Professor Selected for Inclusion in "What the Best Law Teachers Do" Study

7/6/10 - FBI Director Appoints Cooley Law School Associate Professor to Advisory Policy Board for Criminal Justice Information Services


6/30/10 - Nearly 20 undergraduate college students complete Michigan's first-ever nationally sponsored institute designed to diversify the legal profession

6/30/10 - Cooley Law School Director Honored by Department of Military and Veterans Affairs with Legion of Merit

6/21/10 - Judge Greg Mathis to Help Cooley Kick Off New Scholarship Fund

6/18/10 - Cooley Law Review hosts 25th Distinguished Brief Award Banquet

6/17/10 (Photo) - Innocence Project Celebrates 7th Anniversary of Major Victory

6/16/10 - Record Number of Runners Raise Thousands for Schools at Cooley’s 5k Race for Education

6/7/10 - Tax Competition Winners Announced at Cooley Law School

6/5/10 (Photos) - Be a Tourist in Your Own Town

6/1/10 - Chief Justice Marilyn Kelly of the Michigan Supreme Court provides keynote address to students of color, low-income, and other disadvantaged students from 13 colleges and universities as they begin a month-long academic pre-law program at Cooley’s Auburn Hills campus


5/28/10 - Cooley Law School Student Wins Big Award from LexisNexis

5/28/10 - Chief Justice Marilyn Kelly, Former Detroit Mayor Dennis Archer, the Michigan Court of Appeals, and Ten Metropolitan Detroit Bar Associations to Help Launch First-Ever ABA Sophomore Summer Institute

5/26/10 - Cooley Opens First Phase of $6 million Library Expansion at Lansing Campus

5/18/10 - Michigan Supreme Court Chief Justice to Serve as Cooley Law School Commencement Speaker

5/4/10 - Cooley Law School Professor Awarded 2010 Rotary World Peace Fellowship for Teaching Peer Mediation Skills to Thousands of Lansing Students

5/4/10 - Cooley Law School Receives Record Number of Applications


4/30/10 - Judge Markey Presented With Marion Hilligan Public Service Award

4/20/10 - Cooley Law School Associate Dean Honored for Innovation

4/15/10 - Cooley Law School Professor to Undertake Ground-Breaking Research to Identify Client Preferences in Legal Writing

4/14/10 - Lugnuts Launch Home Opener in Cooley Law School Stadium

4/13/10 - Cooley Team Brings Home Trophies from National Competition

4/13/10 - Cooley Law School Honored for Community Service Work with Kids

4/12/10 (Photo) - Out with the Olds, in with the new: Lugnuts home becomes Cooley Law School Stadium with signage installation

4/12/10 - The 11th Annual 5K Race for Education, Sponsored by Cooley, Set for June 11

4/9/10 - Cooley Law School Receives AALL Excellence in Marketing Award

4/2/10 - Cooley Law School Marks Record Breaking Applications in March

4/2/10 - Leader of Cooley's Grand Rapids Campus Provides Text on the Framework for Teaching Law

4/1/10 - Cooley Professor Joseph Kimble honored by the Association of American Law Schools


3/31/10 - Cooley President Don LeDuc recognized as a Leader in the Law

3/31/10 - Cooley Seminar Features Judges’ Practical Tips for Attorneys

3/31/10 (Photo) - Wayne County Prosecutor Kym Worthy shares personal, professional experiences with Cooley students

3/30/10 - Woman Law Group Honors Two Cooley Students

3/29/10 - Expanding The Law School Applicant Pipeline: Nationally Recognized Pre-Law Program For Underserved College Students Comes To Michigan

3/26/10 - Cooley Joins Effort to Help American Troops in Iraq

3/26/10 (Photo) - Citizen-Lawyer-Soldier Welcomed Home from Iraq

3/25/10 (Photo) - Cooley Law School Client Counseling Team Places 3rd in the U.S.

3/24/10 (Photo) - Cooley Teams Find Success at Moot Court Regional in California

3/24/10 - Citizen-Lawyer-Soldier to be Welcomed Home from Iraq by Chief Justice Marilyn Kelly, Federal Court Chief Judge Gerald Rosen, and Deputy Assistant Secretary Of Defense Michael McDaniel

3/17/10 (Photo) - Cooley Law School Unveils Newest Art Piece in March 16 Ceremony

3/12/10 (Photo) - Cooley Law School President Honored by Lansing Black Lawyers Association; Two Students Awarded Scholarships

3/10/10 - Cooley Assistant Dean To Be Honored for Community Contributions

3/10/10 - Cooley Law School Team Goes Undefeated in Regional Rounds of the National Appellate Advocacy Competition, Advances to National Finals

3/8/10 - Cooley Law School Publication Wins Top Award


2/23/10 - Game on: Lansing Lugnuts will begin 15th season in Cooley Law School Stadium

2/22/10 - Lansing Lugnuts to Play 15th Season in Cooley Law School Stadium

2/17/10 - Cooley and Olivet College Establish Ground-Breaking Partnership to Support Job Growth in the Insurance Industry

2/12/10 (Photo) - Cooley Law School donates 121 computers and 17 monitors to the Boys and Girls Club of Lansing

2/10/10 - Cooley Law School Students Join Hands for Haiti on Feb. 22
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2/4/10 (Photo) - Thomas M. Cooley Law School recognizes alumnus for service


1/13/10 - Cooley Law School's Auburn Hills Campus Announces 2010 MLK Day Celebration

1/13/10 - Cooley Law School's Grand Rapids Campus Announces 2010 MLK Day Celebration

1/7/10 - Students at Cooley Law School’s Ann Arbor campus participate in Professionalism in Action orientation

1/6/10 (Photo) Cooley’s director of the Corporate Law and Finance graduate program receives the Champion of Justice Award


12/22/09 - Lansing Attorney Who Represents High-Profile Clients Speaks About Jury Trials and the Media at Cooley on January 14

12/22/09 - Cooley Law School's Lansing Campus Announces 2010 MLK Day Celebration

12/10/09 - Cooley Law School Professor Paul Sorensen Named Grand Rapids 'Bet-The-Company Litigator of the Year' by Best Lawyers

12/9/09 - Cooley Law School Dean, Professors Appointed to State Bar of Michigan Character and Fitness Committee Positions

12/1/09 - Bradley J. Charles Joins Cooley Law School's Ann Arbor Campus as an Assistant Professor


11/24/09 (Photo) - Cooley Law School unveils Andy Warhol's portrait of Justice Brandeis

11/20/09 - Cooley Law School Recognizes Lansing Attorney, Cooley Alumnus with 2009 Adjunct Faculty Award

11/18/09 - Cooley Law School Dean Recognized By The Black Law Students Association

11/14/09 (Photo) - Cooley Law School unveils portrait, celebrates the Alumni Memorial Scholarship Fund

11/13/09 (Photo) - The Ingham County Bar Association honors Cooley Law School founder, board member

11/11/09 - Legal Assistance Referral Program provides pro bono legal service to 650 deploying Michigan National Guardsmen and women

11/5/09 - Cooley GR Students Select Professor Of The Year

11/2/09 - Cooley Law School Elects Three New Members to its Board Of Directors


10/22/09 - Michigan Supreme Court Hearing to be Held at Cooley Law School Auburn Hills Campus

10/20/09 - Cooley Law School Announces $6 Million Library Expansion and $2 Million Scholarship Fund

10/19/09 - Cooley Law School Announces Fourth Season Sponsorship of Stages of The Law Theater Series


9/23/09 - Cooley Law School's Auburn Hills Campus Adds Assistant Professor

9/23/09 - Cooley Law School's Lansing Campus Adds Two Professors

9/22/09 - MSU Basketball Coach Tom Izzo To Speak at Cooley Law School’s Soifer Memorial Lecture on Sept. 30

9/17/09 - Cooley Law School Names Head Of Public Services For Ann Arbor Campus Library

9/8/09 - Is High-Tech Government Surveillance A Threat To Constitutional Rights?


8/31/09 - Cooley Law School Assistant Dean Elected to the Grand Rapids Bar Association's Board of Directors

8/26/09 - Cooley Law School Associate Dean Appointed as a Hearing Panelist for the Michigan Attorney Discipline Board

8/20/09 - Cooley Law School Assistant Dean Named Vice Chair Of The Michigan Attorney Grievance Commission

8/17/09 - The American Society of Legal Writers Announces New Executive Director Norman E. Plate

8/6/09 - Aug. 14 Forum Brings National Perspective to Public Defense Reform, Role of Defense Attorneys

8/5/09 - Cooley Law School Names Assistant Dean, Faculty Members of Ann Arbor Campus


7/30/09 - Cooley Law School Names Director Of Ann Arbor Campus

7/28/09 - Cooley Sponsors Forums To Safeguard Against Foreclosure, Predatory Lending

7/10/09 - Cooley Awards $11,000 to Six Michigan Schools


6/30/09 - Michigan Soldier in Iraq to be Sworn In as an Attorney Via Live Video Conference

6/23/09 - Cooley Professor Otto Stockmeyer Named 'Exemplary Legal Writing Honoree' by Green Bag

6/17/09 - Cooley Law School Announces New Assistant Dean of Auburn Hills Campus

6/15/09 - Cooley Graduate Awarded A 2009 Equal Justice Works Fellowship

6/10/09 - Cooley Law School Names Top Official Of Its Newly Announced Ann Arbor Campus

06/08/09 - Cooley To Open Campus In Ann Arbor

06/2/09 - Tax Experts To Discuss How To Recognize When A Client Has Criminal Exposure


5/18/09 - Cooley Opens New Addition, Doubles Size Of Auburn Hills Campus

5/7/09 - Cooley Law School’s 10th Annual 5k Race For Education Set For June 5

5/1/09 - Cooley Tax Competition Winners Named


4/30/09 - Cooley Law School Teams With Honigman Attorneys To Create Michigan Judge’s Guide To The Servicemembers Civil Relief Act

4/28/09 - SBM Partners with Cooley Law School to Lead Professionalism Orientation Program for New Students

4/24/09 - Educating Tomorrow’s Lawyers: Judge Bernard Friedman to convene federal court at Cooley’s Auburn Hills campus on May 13


3/24/09 - Cooley Professors, Staff Member, Honored for Service

3/19/09 - Cooley Professor Named to City Board of Review

3/19/09 - Cooley Professor Honored as Leader in the Law

3/17/09 - Cooley Law Team Edges Out 143 Competitors In National Client Counseling Competition


1/15/09 - Cooley To Offer New Advanced Corporate Law And Finance Degree; Former General Motors Executive Joins Law School To Lead Program

1/12/09 - 10th Annual Judging the Law Schools is Released

1/9/09 - Tim Murphy Hired as Assistant Vice President at Cooley Law School

1/9/09 - Access Control Supervisor at Cooley Law School Wins Award

1/7/09 - Public Invited To Jan. 19 Event Featuring Joe Brown, Nationally Recognized MLK-Case Judge and TV Personality

1/6/09 - Cooley Law School Applications Reach New High

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