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FIRST COOLEY STUDENTS TO GRADUATE FROM WESTERN MICHIGAN UNIVERSITY COOLEY LAW SCHOOL

Thursday, September 18, 2014   (0 Comments)
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FIRST COOLEY STUDENTS TO GRADUATE FROM  WESTERN MICHIGAN UNIVERSITY COOLEY LAW SCHOOL

 

WHAT:            On Sunday, September 21, WMU-Cooley Law School will hold commencement exercises at the Wharton Center in East Lansing, Mich. This will be the first graduating class since Cooley Law School and Western Michigan University affiliated in August 2014.

Each entering class at WMU-Cooley bears the name of a distinguished member

of the legal profession. The September 2014 class is named after former

Associate Justice of the Supreme Court Gabriel Duvall. Duvall held this position

from 1811 to 1835, during the tenure of Justice John Marshall.

 

Photo:                         Lawrence Nolan, chairman of WMU-Cooley Law School’s board, signs the

first WMU-Cooley Law School  Diploma for  Sunday’s graduation.

 

WHEN:     Sunday, September 21, 2014

1 p.m.

 

WHERE:           Wharton Center
                       
750 East West Shaw Lane, East Lansing, MI 48824

Editor’s Note: The media contact at the Wharton Center will be Dr. Christopher Lewis, WMU-Cooley director of enrollment programs and student service. Cell: 517-763-5056  

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About Western Michigan University Thomas M. Cooley Law School: Western Michigan University and Thomas M. Cooley Law School affiliated in 2014, combining the status of a nationally-ranked, public, comprehensive research university with the commitment to practical legal education of an independent, non-profit, national law school. WMU-Cooley is accredited by both the American Bar Association and the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association. The law school has provided nearly 20,000 graduates with the practical skills necessary for a seamless transition from academia to the real world, and enrolls classes in January, May, and September at its Lansing, Auburn Hills, and Grand Rapids, Michigan campuses, and its Tampa Bay, Florida campus. The Florida campus operates under the name Cooley Law School pending permission to use the WMU-Cooley name from the Florida Commission for Independent Education. WMU and Cooley continue to operate as independent institutions with their own governance structure and separate fiduciary responsibilities.


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