October 1, 2013 - Flu Shots
Flu ShotsSponsored by UDM Health Center 12 noon - 2:30 pmTuesday, October 1 Faculty Lounge To pay for the $20 flu vaccination, students may use their UDM school insuranace, cash, or check or charge it to their TC account. Please contact Associate Dean Kathleen Caprio (capriok) with any questions.
9.24.14 - Lunch and Learn Webinar Series
Join Assistant Dean Markeisha Miner from UDM Law’s Career Service Office and Professor Julie St. John on Wednesday, September 24, from 1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. to learn what a J.D. or Dual J.D can do for you in this global market. Registration is required. Participants will receive a link to the webinar in their confirmation email.
9.30.14 - Degree and Scholarship Opportunities Webinar
Join the Admission Office on Tuesday, September 30, from 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm to learn about degree and scholarships opportunities at UDM Law. Registration is required. Participants will receive a link to the webinar in their confirmation email.
10.09.14 - Application and Financial Aid Webinar
Learn what the UDM Law Admissions Committee is looking for in your application for admission and the financial aid fundamentals to attending law school. Registration is required. Participants will receive a link to the webinar in their confirmation email.
10.17.14 - Mock Class Visit Day
Experience UDM: A UDM Law class visit event. Prospective students will have the opportunity to sit in on a mock class taught by Julia Belian, Associate Professor of Law. Come and see how our students learn from professors whose instruction, not only included theory and doctrine, but the practical application of the law. Check out the class reading today!
Hands-on Learning Webinar
Join Professors Karen Henning, David Koelsch, and Thomas Saybolt, on Wednesday, October 22, from 4:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. to learn about UDM Law’s model for legal education: hands-on learning from day one, dedication to social justice, commitment to developing a global perspective, and expanding your career opportunities. Registration is required. Participants will receive a link to the webinar in their confirmation email.
Resume Bootcamp with LexisNexis
Gain the skills required to prepare an effective resume and cover letter for legal employers, which are different from application materials you may have prepared for other job opportunities. Duplicate sessions will be offered for Evening students and Dual JD students. You are welcome to attend the session that best fits your course schedule. Please register for the afternoon session in advance to facilitate ordering adequate lunch refreshments.
Resume Bootcamp with LexisNexis: Evening Edition
Please see the description above and register for the evening session in advance to facilitate ordering adequate dinner refreshments.
Careers in Immigration Law: Alumni Perspectives
UDM alumni Egi Deromemaj, Mani Khavajian, and Joel Wisniewski will share insight on the diverse career paths available for law students interested in practicing immigration law, including family-based immigration, employment-based immigration, and removal defense work, with an emphasis on those in solo practice and small law firm settings. Your advance registration is appreciated as dinner will be provided.
Resume Bootcamp: Dual JD Edition
Gain the skills required to prepare an effective resume and cover letter for U.S. legal employers, which are different from application materials you may have prepared for other job opportunities or for Canadian employers. Please register for the Dual JD session session in advance to facilitate ordering adequate lunch refreshments.
Prospective Student Open House
Find out why men and women have been choosing UDM Law for over 100 years for their legal education. Learn how UDM Law not only teaches you the law, but teaches you how to be a lawyer. Through your education here, you will become a lawyer who makes a difference in your workplace and your community. Attendees will have the opportunity to tour the campus and speak with admissions representatives, faculty and current students.
Mentor Jet: Taking Networking to New Heights
UDM Law in partnership with the National Association of Women Judges, the Detroit Metropolitan Bar Association, and the Women Lawyers Association of Michigan-Wayne Region present Mentor Jet: Taking Networking to New Heights. Meet judges and lawyers, and possibly gain a mentor in a fun, "speed-networking" format. A reception will follow the program. Advance registration is strongly recommended as space is limited.
How to Write a Personal Statement Webinar
Learn what the UDM Law Admissions Committee is looking for in your personal statement. Registration is required. Participants will receive a link to the webinar in their confirmation email
Reunion for All Law Alumni
The School of Law's annual Reunion will be held on Saturday, November 15, from 6:30 - 11:00 p.m. at the School's Riverfront Campus. As part of the festivities, we will celebrate the selection of Michigan Supreme Court Justice Brian K. Zahra ('87) as UDM's 2014 Alumni Award recipient. The Reunion is for all School of Law alumni. For details and to register online, please visit the Reunion Website at www.law.udmercy.edu/reunion
McElroy Lecture on Law and Religion
Our annual McElroy Lecture provides a forum for prominent thinkers and leaders to address fundamental issues of law, religion, and society. It seeks to educate students, legal professionals, and the public on a variety of questions related to moral philosophy, freedom of conscience, the interaction of legal and religious institutions, and the role of religion in public life. Its goal is to encourage discussion of these issues in our community and deepen our understanding of them. This year's lecturer is Professor Nelson Tebbe of Brooklyn Law School. The lecture will be held on Wednesday, March 4, from 5:00 – 6:00 p.m., followed by a complimentary reception.