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WMU-Cooley Holds Orientation

September 06

Genesee County Circuit Court Judge Joseph Farah welcomed the new class of law students at Western Michigan University Cooley Law School’s Auburn Hills campus on Aug. 28 during the law school’s orientation.

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Students Witness Historic Event During Study Abroad Trip

September 03

WMU-Cooley Law School students witnessed a historic political event when they traveled abroad to Oxford, England, over the summer: Boris Johnson winning the race to become England’s next prime minister, replacing Theresa May, who stepped down in early June.


WMU-Cooley’s Kalamazoo Location Welcomes New Students

September 03

Kalamazoo County Circuit Court Judge Gary C. Giguere welcomed the new class of law students at Western Michigan University Cooley Law School’s Kalamazoo location on Aug. 29.

WMU-Cooley President and Dean James McGrath

WMU-Cooley to Reduce Tuition by 21 Percent

August 29

Western Michigan University Cooley Law School’s Board of Directors approved a bold plan on Wednesday, August 28, 2019, to sustain and strengthen the law school’s access mission. The plan will significantly reduce tuition, and address current and future campus efficiencies. 

Keith DuBose

WMU-Cooley Tampa Bay Campus Graduates Honored During Ceremony

August 20

WMU-Cooley Law School’s Tampa Bay campus conferred 29 juris doctor degrees during graduation ceremonies at the University of South Florida Marshall Center on August 17.

Mike McDaniel

19th Annual WMU-Cooley for Kids Day Celebrated at Lugnuts Game

August 01

Students, faculty and staff from WMU-Cooley Law School’s Lansing campus hosted youth from Lansing Parks and Recreation summer program at WMU-Cooley Law School Stadium on July 29.

Megan Cavanagh

WMU-Cooley Law Review Honors Top Scholarly Briefs

July 25

Attorneys Joel T. Finnell and Stephen H. Sinas of Sinas Dramis Law Firm, and Katherine L. Marcuz of the State Appellate Defender Office were recipients of the WMU-Cooley Law Review’s Distinguished Brief Award.

Mike McDaniel and Serah Waweru

WMU-Cooley Law School’s Lansing Campus Holds Honors Convocation

July 24

On July 17, WMU-Cooley Law School President and Dean James McGrath addressed law students during the Lansing campus’ Honors Convocation.


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