Beyond OCI with Lexis: The Small Firm Job Search

Only a small percentage of students obtain their post-graduation employment through on-campus interviews. Find out how everybody else finds a job! Meet with us to discuss strategies for finding jobs with small mid-sized firms.  A duplicate session will be held at 5 p.m. for evening students.  Advance registration on Career Connect is appreciated.

At Room 249 from Wednesday, February 25, 2015 to Wednesday, February 25, 2015 Hosted by CSOStudents,Career Services,Main Events

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Beyond OCI with Lexis: The Small Firm Job Search-Evening Edition

Only a small percentage of students obtain their post-graduation employment through on-campus interviews. Find out how everybody else finds a job! Meet with us to discuss strategies for finding jobs with small mid-sized firms. This duplicate session is designed for evening students.  Advance registration on Career Connect is appreciated.

At Room 249 from Wednesday, February 25, 2015 to Wednesday, February 25, 2015 Hosted by CSOStudents,Career Services,Main Events

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March 14, 2015 - 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.  

At UDM Law Campus from Saturday, March 14, 2015 to Saturday, March 14, 2015 Hosted by UDM AdmissionsAdmissions,Alumni&Friends,Main Events,Open Houses

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Faculty Farewell Party

The School of Law is hosting a farewell party for faculty members who are leaving during the 2014-15 academic year, including Gordon "Drew" Becker, C. Michael Bryce, David Koelsch, and Stephen Mazurak.  A reception will be held in the atrium from 5:00 - 7:00 p.m., with a brief program at 6:00 p.m.  Please RSVP by March 17 to Assistant Dean Denise Hickey, hickeydp@udmercy.edu or (313) 596-0202.  (Professor Mazurak is unable to attend, but his remarks will be read during the program.) Faculty Farewell Party Invitation

At Atrium from Friday, March 20, 2015 to Friday, March 20, 2015 Hosted by School of Law AdministrationStudents,Alumni&Friends,Main Events,Faculty Events

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UDM BLSA VEGAS NIGHT – 10th Anniversary

This annual casino-style fundraiser event is sponsored by the Black Law Student Association, UDM Law Chapter. Proceeds support scholarships in honor of alumna Hon. Denise Langford Morris ‘82 and outreach programming that exposes high school students from underrepresented backgrounds to the legal profession. There is no cost for incoming students and Special Summer Program participants to attend this event but registration is required. Contact Kimberly Jones, Director of Admissions & Multicultural Affairs, to purchase tickets for guests at $55 or with questions at joneski@udmercy.edu. The Honorable Denise Langford Morris ’82 is a judge for the Sixth Circuit Court in Oakland County, Michigan. In 1992, she was the first African American to hold that post and currently the longest serving female judge on the Sixth Circuit bench.

At Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History from Saturday, March 21, 2015 to Saturday, March 21, 2015 Hosted by UDM Law BLSAAdmissions

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Ball State University

Please join Ms. Barbara Stockwell-Buslepp, Admission Specialist and Professor Pamela Wilkins from the University of Detroit Mercy School of Law for a Mock Law Class and dinner on Tuesday, March 24, 2015 from 6:00pm-7:30pm at Ball State University in the Letterman Building. The dinner will be the Letterman Building Room 270 at 6:00pm with the Mock Law Class  in the Letterman Building Room 121 at 6:30pm. RSVP and a copy of the reading to Ms. Barbara tockwell-Buslepp at buslepba@udmercy.edu For more information on Admissions, Financial Aid, Scholarships, Open House and Mock Law Class Days contact the Admissions Office at 313 596 0264

At Ball State University from Tuesday, March 24, 2015 to Tuesday, March 24, 2015 Hosted by UDM Law AdmissionsOn the Road

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U.S. SUPREME COURT CASE CO-COUNSEL DANA NESSEL TO SPEAK ON MARRIAGE EQUALITY CASE OF DEBOER V SNYDER

Dana Nessel, co-counsel for the DeBoer - Rowse family, will speak at UDM Law on Tuesday, March 24, at 7:00 p.m. in Room 226.  Ms. Nessel will discuss DeBoer v. Snyder, the Michigan case that the U.S. Supreme Court will hear in April as one of four cases the Justices are considering regarding same-sex marriage.  DeBoer v. Snyder challenges Michigan’s laws forbidding same-sex marriage and same-sex second-parent adoptions. Ms. Nessel will discuss the history and progression of DeBoer v. Snyder and what it means for the U.S. Supreme Court to hear this landmark case.  Her remarks will be followed by a Q & A session. This event is free and open to the public.  Due to the anticipated interest, however, RESERVATIONS ARE REQUIRED.  Please call 313-993-3270 to RSVP (you may leave a message). A shuttle van will provide free transportation for students from the McNichols campus.  Please call Rosemary Weatherston, Director of UDM Women’s and Gender Studies, at 313-993-1083 to reserve a seat. Complimentary parking is available at the Christ Church Detroit parking lot, 960 East Jefferson Ave.  Please park there and enter the School through the Larned Street entrance.  Doors will open at 6:30 p.m. This event is cosponsored by UDM's Office of Academic Affairs; School of Law; Women’s and Gender Studies Program; College of Liberal Arts and Education; Departments of Philosophy, Performing Arts, and Political Science; and Digital Media Studies Program. For more information, please contact Megan Jennings, Assistant Dean of Student Affairs, at 313-596-0209, jenninmf@udmercy.edu. Related article:  Supreme Court to Decide Marriage Rights for Gay Couples Nationwide, Jan. 16, 2015, New York Times

At Room 226 from Tuesday, March 24, 2015 to Tuesday, March 24, 2015 Hosted by UDM School of LawAdmissions,Students,Alumni&Friends,Main Events,Faculty Events

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Wayne State University

Please join Professor Karen Henning and Ms. Barbara Stockwell-Buslepp, Admission Specialist from the University of Detroit Mercy School Law for a Mock Law Class and dinner at Wayne State University on Wednesday, March 25, 2015 from 6:15pm-8:00pm in the Faculty Administration Building Room 2339.  RSVP, questions and a copy of the reading prior to the class contact Ms. Barbara Stockwell-Buslepp at buslepba@udmercy.edu. For more information on Admissions, Financial Aid, Scholarships, Open House and Mock Class Days contact the Admissions Office at 313 596 0264 or udmlawao@udmercy.edu

At Wayne State University from Wednesday, March 25, 2015 to Wednesday, March 25, 2015 Hosted by UDM Law AdmissionsOn the Road

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University of Michigan Dearborn

Please meet one-on-one with Ms. Barbara Stockwell-Buslepp, Admission Specialist from the University of Detroit Mercy School of Law Admissions Office on Thursday, March 26, 2015 from 11:00am-1:30pm outside the Student Food Court in the Student Center.  For more information on Admissions, Financial Aid, Scholarships, Open House and Mock Law Class Days contact the Admissions Office at 313 596 0264.

At University of Michigan Dearborn from Thursday, March 26, 2015 to Thursday, March 26, 2015 Hosted by UDM Law AdmissionsOn the Road

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University of Detroit Mercy

Please join Ms. Barbara Stockwell-Buslepp, Admission Specialist from the University of Detroit Mercy School of Law for visit at the Career Fair at Universty of Detroit Mercy, McNichols Campus on Tuesday, March 31, 2015 from 12:30pm-3:30pm in the Student Center Ballroom.  For information on Admissions, Financial Aid, Scholarships, Open House Days and Mock Class Visit schedule contact the Admissions Office at 313 596 0264 or udmlawao@udmercy.edu

At University of Detroit Mercy from Tuesday, March 31, 2015 to Tuesday, March 31, 2015 Hosted by UDM Law AdmissionsOn the Road

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April 1, 2015: Walk-in Wednesday

Join us for Walk-in Wednesdays. The Admissions Office extends its office hours for students who are interested in learning more about the UDM Law advantage, the application process, and law school in general. No appointment is necessary.

At UDM Law Campus from Wednesday, April 1, 2015 to Wednesday, April 1, 2015 Hosted by UDM Law AdmissionsAdmissions,Main Events,Walk-In Wednesdays

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Application and Personal Statement Webinar

Learn what the UDM Law Admissions Committee is looking for in an application for admission, including the personal statement. Participants will receive a link to the webinar in their confirmation email.

At Online Webinar from Tuesday, April 7, 2015 to Tuesday, April 7, 2015 Hosted by UDM Law AdmissionsAdmissions,Main Events

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Kalamazoo College

Meet one-on-one with Ms. Shamaila Khan, Admission Counselor from the University of Detroit Mercy School of Law at Kalamazoo College on Wednesday, April 8, 2015 from 4:00pm-7:00pm in Hicks. For more information on Admissions, Financial Aid, Scholarships, Open House and Mock Class Days contact the Admissions Office at 313 596 0264 or Ms. Khan at khanss@udmercy.edu

At Kalamazoo College from Wednesday, April 8, 2015 to Wednesday, April 8, 2015 Hosted by UDM Law AdmissionsOn the Road

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Albion College

Meet one-on-one with Ms. Kimberly Jones, Director of Admissions and Multicultural Affairs from the University of Detroit Mercy School of Law at Albion College on Thursday, April 9, 2015 from 6:00pm-8:00pm in the Upper Baldwin Ballroom. For more information on Admissions, Financial Aid, Scholarships, Open House and Mock Law Class Days contact the Admissions Offiice at 313 596 0264 or Ms. Jones at joneski@udmercy.edu.

At Albion College from Thursday, April 9, 2015 to Thursday, April 9, 2015 Hosted by UDM Law AdmissionsOn the Road

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University of Michigan Dearborn

Meet one-on-one with Ms. Barbara Stockwell-Buslepp, Admission Specialist from the University of Detroit Mercy School of Law Admissions Office on Wednesday, April 15, 2015 from 11:00am-1:15pm at the University of Michigan Dearborn in the Student Center/Food Court area. For more information on Admissions, Financial Aid, Scholarships, Open House and Mock Law Class Days contact the Admissions Office at 313 596 0264 or Ms. Stockwell-Buslepp at  buslepba@udmercy.edu

At University of Michigan Dearborn from Wednesday, April 15, 2015 to Wednesday, April 15, 2015 Hosted by UDM Law AdmissionsOn the Road

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Adrian College

Meet one-on-one with Ms. Kimberly Jones, Director of Admissions and Multicultural Affairs and Ms. Barbara Stockwell-Buslepp, Admissions Specialist from the University of Detroit Mercy School of Law on Thursday, April 21, 2015 from 1:00pm-2:00pm in Peelle Hall Room 200. For more information on Admissions, Financial Aid, Scholarships, Open House and Mock Law Class contact the Admissions Office at 313 596 0264 or Ms. Jones at joneski@udmercy.edu or Ms. Stockwell-Buslepp at buslepba@udmercy.edu

At Adrian College from Thursday, April 16, 2015 to Thursday, April 16, 2015 Hosted by UDM Law AdmissionsOn the Road

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Albion College

Please join the University of Detroit Mercy School of Law Barbara Stockwell-Buslepp, Admission Specialist and Professor Richard Broughton for a Mock Law Class on Tuesday, April 21, 2015 at Albion College from 8:00pm-9:30pm in the Kellogg Center 4th floor. Please RSVP to Ms. Barbara Stockwell for a copy of the readings readings prior to the class. For more information on Admissions, Financial Aid, Scholarships, Open House and Mock Class Days contact the Admissions Office at 313 596 0264.

At Albion College from Tuesday, April 21, 2015 to Tuesday, April 21, 2015 Hosted by UDM Law AdmissionsOn the Road

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Baccalaureate Mass

The Baccalaureate Mass for the Class of 2015 will take place on Thursday, May 7, at 5:00 p.m. at Saints Peter and Paul Jesuit Church immediately adjacent to UDM Law.  Graduates, faculty, and administrators should wear their academic attire, including their hoods, and gather by 4:30 p.m. in the first-floor hallway opposite the SBA office.  Graduates and guests may park in the Larned and Christ Church parking lots.  

At UDM Law Campus from Thursday, May 7, 2015 to Thursday, May 7, 2015 Hosted by School of Law AdministrationStudents,Alumni&Friends,Faculty Events

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Commencement and Reception

Commencement proceedings for the School of Law's Class of 2015 will occur on Friday, May 8, at 6:00 p.m. in Calihan Hall on the McNichols Campus of the University of Detroit Mercy.  The jubilee class of 1965 will lead the procession.  A light reception will immediately follow the ceremony in the Fitness Center, which is a short walk from Calihan Hall, at approximately 8:00 p.m.

At University of Detroit Mercy from Friday, May 8, 2015 to Friday, May 8, 2015 Hosted by School of Law AdministrationStudents,Alumni&Friends,Faculty Events

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June 18, 2015: 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.  

At UDM Law Campus from Thursday, June 18, 2015 to Thursday, June 18, 2015 Hosted by UDM AdmissionsAdmissions,Alumni&Friends,Main Events,Open Houses

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