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Students listen to Michigan Court of Appeals

Michigan Court of Appeals Visits WMU-Cooley in Auburn Hills

March 09

On March 9, the Michigan Court of Appeals held oral arguments for nine cases at WMU-Cooley Law School’s Auburn Hills campus.  The school’s court room, which is used for training students in court procedure, was transformed into a court site for students, attorneys and other members of the public to observe the Appeal Court’s docket.  The nine arguments heard by judges Brock A.

Panel members

Ethical Dilemmas in the Workplace Discussed

March 09

Four women professionals shared their experience regarding ethical dilemmas each has encountered in the work place during a panel discussion on Thursday, March 9 at WMU-Cooley Law School’s Lansing campus.

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WMU-Cooley Law School Holds Honors Convocation

March 06

Wendi Price receives the Distinguished Student Award at the WMU-Cooley Law School Honors Convocation in Grand Rapids on March 22. 

Participants in black history month

Lansing Campus Hosts Black History Month Event

February 28

In recognition of Black History Month, several student organizations from WMU-Cooley Law School’s Lansing campus hosted an open discussion on “Black Attorneys and Black Radicalism in the Global Freedom Struggle.”

Two students in Christian Legal Club

GR Campus Hosts Talk on Poverty, Rule of Law

February 20

The Christian Legal Society (CLS) at Western Michigan University Cooley Law School’s Grand Rapids campus hosted a discussion on poverty and issues surrounding the Rule of Law in the Developing World with a showing of the PovertyCure Inc.’s video series, “Justice for the Poor.” The Feb. 20 event explored the roots of human flourishing with a focus on entrepreneurial solutions to poverty.

volunteers making lunch bags

WMU-Cooley Students Host Benefit for Kids’ Food Basket

December 09

On Dec. 9, WMU-Cooley Law School’s Black Law Student Association (BLSA) hosted an event to help West Michigan’s Kids’ Food Basket. Students, faculty, and staff designed lunch sacks to donate to the Food Basket’s Sack Suppers program.

speaker at mock trial event

Judges and Attorneys Gather for Mock Trial

November 03

On Thursday, Nov. 3, WMU-Cooley Law School’s Grand Rapids Campus Mock Trial Board held a professional mock trial with Judge Christina Elmore, of the 61st District Court; John Beason, attorney; and Chad Catalino, Muskegon county attorney.

Cody Brooks

Students Help Renovate Home for Vietnam Veteran

October 01

Federal Student Bar Association members from WMU-Cooley Law School’s Grand Rapids campus recently volunteered to help remodel a local Vietnam veteran’s home.

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