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Katherine Chatman

WMU-Cooley Student Elected to Post with NBLSA

March 27

WMU-Cooley Law School second-year student Katherine Chatman has been elected to serve as the National Black Law Students Association director of community service.

Joseph Farah

3 Honored as Leaders in the Law

March 25

Three of Michigan Lawyers Weekly’s 30 “2017 Leaders in the Law” have connections to WMU-Cooley Law School, including Lansing campus Associate Dean Michael McDaniel, and graduates Hon. Joseph Farah of Flint; and Sharan Levine of Kalamazoo.

Michael C.H. McDaniel

WMU-Cooley Law School Holds Honors Convocation

March 24

WMU-Cooley Law School’s Lansing campus honored more than 35 students March 24 for their leadership roles with various student organizations and for achieving academic excellence by being named to the Dean’s List or Honor Roll.

Julie Lawler-Hoyle received the Distinguished Student Award for her academic, service and student involvement.

Larry Nolan

State Bar of Michigan President Speaks at WMU-Cooley

March 24

The Christian Legal Society at Western Michigan University Cooley Law School hosted guest speaker Lawrence Nolan, a WMU-Cooley graduate and the current president of the State Bar of Michigan, on Friday, March 24.

Student Wanda Roberts

3 WMU-Cooley Students Honored

March 23

Three WMU-Cooley Law School students were honored by the Women Lawyers Association of Michigan Foundation, March 23.

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WMU-Cooley Holds Spring Honors Convocation

March 22

On Wednesday, March 22, WMU-Cooley Law School’s Grand Rapids campus honored more than 70 students for their leadership roles with various student organizations and for achieving academic excellence by being named to the Dean’s List or Honor Roll.

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News Ethics Topic of Panel Discussion at WMU-Cooley Law

March 22

As “fake news” and social media have been a heightened topic of discussion recently among the public and national daily news, WMU-Cooley Law School and the Michigan Capital Chapter, American Society for Public Administration hosted the panel discussion, “Social Media: The Ethics of Fake News,” on March 22.

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Judge Allen Given Integrity Award

March 22

Judge Donald L. Allen Jr. was recently honored with WMU-Cooley Law School’s Integrity Award. Judge Allen received the award following his keynote speech on March 22 as part of the school’s “Integrity in Our Communities” speaker series. The award is presented to legal professionals who demonstrate the highest integrity in their profession. 


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