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May17

NATIVE AMERICAN PANEL DISCUSSION

Join the Native American Panel Discussion on Tuesday, May 17, 2022 at noon.

Watch the PBS Documentary Warrior Lawyers: Defenders of Sacred Justice, then join the WMU-Cooley Community Conversations Native American panel discussion with the Hon. Allie Greenleaf Maldonado, Chief Judge, Little Traverse Bay Bands of Odawa Indians; John Morseau, Tribal Relations Manager for a sustainable energy company; Stacey Rock, Assistant Court Administrator/Clerk of the Court at Pokagon Band of Potawatomi Tribal Court; and host WMU-Cooley Professor Joan Vestrand.

Native American Panel of Speakers

 

Native American Panel Discussion

May14

TAMPA BAY CAMPUS MAY GRADUATION

Tampa Bay May Graduation, Saturday, May 14, 2022, 1:00pm.

University of South Florida Marshall Student Center - Oval Auditorium.

May12

LANSING CAMPUS MAY GRADUATION

Lansing Campus May Graduation, Thursday, May 12, 2022 at 3:30pm.

Michigan State University Auditorium
 

May06

WMU-COOLEY INNOCENCE PROJECT 20TH ANNIVERSARY

Get your Gala Event Tickets to celebrate the WMU-Cooley Innocence Projects 20th Anniversary. 

Join us in celebrating the life-changing impact of the WMU-Cooley Innocence Project. 

WMU-Cooley Innocence Project 20th Anniversary Gala

Friday, May 6, 2022
5:30p.m.  - 8:30 p.m.
Country Club of Lansing

Tickets

Individual Tickets - $100

All proceeds from this event support the continued work of the WMU-Cooley Innocence Project. 
 

 

Event Details

Location: Country Club of Lansing, 2200  Moores River Drive, Lansing, MI 48911
Cocktail hour: 5:30 - 6:30 p.m.
Dinner & Keynote Speaker: 6:30 p.m.
Special Recognitions: 8:00 p.m.

Keynote Speaker: Mr. Anthony Ray Hinton

Antony Ray Hintman

 

 

 

 

 

 

Mr. Hinton was one of the longest serving death row prisoners in Alabama history and among the longest serving condemned prisoners to be freed after presenting evidence of innocence. He is a nationally known champion for criminal justice reform and a compelling speaker and author. His book, The Sun Does Shine: How I found life and freedom on death row (2018), is a New York Times bestseller, and received the 2019 Christopher Award, and was included on Oprah’s Book Club Summer 2018.

Additional Sponsorship Opportunities Available. Please e-mail [email protected] or call 517.371-5140,ext.2014 for sponsorship opportunities or to make a gift in support of the WMU-Cooley Innocence Project.

Mar26

TIPS TO CONQUER THE BAR EXAM

Join Bar Exam Mentor Jennifer Duclair and Justin Bell for Bar Exam Tips.

Saturday, March 26, 2022, from noon-2pm.
 

 

Bar Exam Tips Event

 

Mar25

HELP MAKE EASTER BASKETS

Help human trafficking survivors on Friday, March 25, 2022, noon-3pm

Join in making Easter baskets in Room 259, Lansing campus.

There will be a DONATION BOX in the lobby until 3/18 for those who would like to donate candy to go in the Easter baskets.

Email [email protected] with questions or if you are interested in making a donation. 

Mar23

STRESS MANAGEMENT DURING FINALS

Learn stress management techniques during exams on Wednesday, March 23, at noon.

Join the Lansing Christian Legal Society for Routine Chaos: The Law Student During Finals at our Lansing campus.

Stress Management event

Mar19

VOLUNTEER IN TAMPA

Volunteer with Meals on Wheels, Saturday, March 19, 2022.

Join the Florida Association for Women Lawyers (FAWL) and Meals on Wheels to help deliver fresh produce to senior citizens in the Tampa Bay area. Email [email protected] if you are interested or have questions. 

Meals on Wheels in Tampa Bay