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Cooley Law School Celebrates 50 Years with Gala Celebration

WMU-Cooley Law School graduates, law students, administration, faculty, staff from the past and present, and friends of the Thomas M. Cooley Law School gathered on Saturday, June 17, to celebrate the law school’s 50th anniversary. The gala event took place at the Marriott East Lansing at University Place.

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WMU-Cooley Law School Graduates Host Bar Panel Discussion

WMU-Cooley Law School hosted a Bar Panel Discussion on June 15, featuring five graduates of the law school who recently passed the Florida Bar Exam.

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WMU-Cooley Professor Michael McDaniel Presents Keynote During Scout Day

Nearly 800 Scouts from across the state of Michigan and including the upper peninsula participated Scout Day at the Capitol on June 15.

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Cooley Law School Student Organization Hosts Juneteenth Freedom Celebration

Cooley Law School’s Black Law Students Association hosted Juneteenth Freedom on June 13, featuring Hillsborough County Judge Daryl Manning as the honorary speaker.

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WMU-Cooley Students Honored by the Women Lawyers Association of Michigan Foundation

Three WMU-Cooley Law School students were honored by the Women Lawyers Association of Michigan Foundation as recipients of WLAM Foundation Awards for Outstanding Law Students in 2023.


WMU-Cooley Celebrates Pride Month with Community Conversation

WMU-Cooley Law School recognized Pride Month with a virtual Community Conversation on Monday, June 5, featuring Preston Mitchum, an attorney, advocate, and activist for Black and LGBTQ+ rights.

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WMU-Cooley Honors Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month

WMU-Cooley Law School recognized Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month in May with a virtual Community Conversation event, featuring Mark S. Chang, senior manager and specialty compliance and ethics.

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WMU-Cooley Law School Hosts Law Day Celebration

On Monday, May 1, WMU-Cooley Law School celebrated Law Day 2023 with a virtual event, featuring Michigan Supreme Court Chief Justice Elizabeth T. Clement.