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WMU-Cooley Tampa Campus Holds Virtual Honors Convocation

March 24

WMU-Cooley Law School’s Tampa Bay campus held its spring term Honors Convocation on Friday, March 18.

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WMU-Cooley Students Continue to Support Ukrainian Refugees

March 22

After collecting 28 boxes of coats, socks, and bedding, in early March, WMU-Cooley Law School’s Homeland and National Security Emergency Response and Education Association collected an additional 18 boxes to assist Ukrainian refugees.

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WMU-Cooley Holds Convocation in Lansing

March 22

On March 16 , WMU-Cooley Law School’s Lansing campus held a convocation honoring students who will be graduating following the law school’s spring term.

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WMU-Cooley Hosts Expungement Seminar

March 22

A free seminar was held at WMU-Cooley to educate legal professionals, law students, and others on the state of Michigan's expungement process.

George DeJesus

WMU-Cooley Law School Innocence Project Partners with the Attorney General's Office to Secure the Release of George DeJesus After Nearly 25 Years of Wrongful Imprisonment

March 22

Today, Oakland County Circuit Court Judge Martha D. Anderson set aside the conviction of George and Melvin DeJesus, who were wrongfully convicted of murder and felony firearms in 1997. 

BARBRI and WMU-Cooley enter partnership

WMU-Cooley Law School and BARBRI Bar Review Enter into Partnership

March 17

Beginning with the WMU-Cooley Law School May 2022 incoming class, the BARBRI Guided Pass bar preparation course will be included and made available to all students following graduation. Additionally, any current student will be able to purchase the BARBRI Guided Pass bar preparation course at a reduced rate.  

Michael McDaniel, director Homeland & National Security LL.M.

WMU-Cooley Student Group Collects Donations for Ukrainian Refugees

March 16

WMU-Cooley Law School’s Homeland and National Security Emergency Response and Education Association hosted a clothing and bedding drive to assist Ukrainian refugees in Poland.

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WMU-Cooley Hosts Assistant Prosecuting Attorney for International Women’s Day

March 11

As part of their International Women’s Day celebration, WMU-Cooley Law School’s Organization of Women Law Students (OWLS) hosted a virtual event on March 8, 2022.