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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Campus Vistt by Cuba's Chief Ambassador to the United States

José Ramón Cabañas Rodriguez is the Chief of Mission of the Cuban Interests Section, Embassy of Switzerland, in Washington, D.C.  He serves as Cuba's chief ambassador to the United States.  Dr. Rodriquez will visit the Detroit Mercy School of Law Campus on June 3, 2015.  The School of Law and the State Bar of Michigan will host a lunch reception with Dr. Rodriquez from 12:00 - 2:00 p.m. in the atrium.  Invitations will be sent with the details as the date approaches.

At Atrium from Wednesday, June 3, 2015 to Wednesday, June 3, 2015 Hosted by UDM Law Administration and State Bar of MIStudents,Alumni&Friends,Main Events,Faculty Events,Class Visits

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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.  U.S. Secretary of Labor Thomas E. Perez is the Commencement speaker.  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.  Additional details may be found on the Commencement website. UDM Press Release - School of Law Celebrates Commencement, May 8, 2015: U.S. Secretary of Labor Thomas E. Perez is Keynote Speaker

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

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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 the School of Law.  Rev. Joseph Daoust, S.J., will preside.  This Mass offers a moment of quiet reflection and thansgiving for students' educational journey at UDM and an opportunity to ask for God's blessing as they begin their legal career.  Members of all faiths and traditions are welcomed and encouraged to attend.   Graduates, faculty, and administrators should wear their academic regalia 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,Main Events,Faculty Events

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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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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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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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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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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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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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Lunch at the Michigan Bar Exam

Complimentary boxed lunches will be served to UDM Law graduates who are taking the Michigan Bar Exam on February 24 and February 25.  Alumni Relations will be in rooms 107 and 110 of the Kellogg Center during your lunch breaks to give you your free lunch.  You can sit and relax or grab and go - whichever you prefer.  Best wishes on the exam.  We're all rooting for you!   For additional information, please contact Assistant Dean Denise Hickey at 313-574-8112, hickeydp@udmercy.edu. 

At Michigan State University from Tuesday, February 24, 2015 to Wednesday, February 25, 2015 Hosted by Office of Alumni RelationsStudents,Alumni&Friends,Main Events

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Preparing for Fall On-Campus Interviews: Evening Edition

Learn what you need to do before the semester ends and over the summer to prepare for the on-campus interview application process, particularly the Early Interview Session.  This session is for upperclass evening students for whom summer 2016 will be their last summer in law school, and those who cannot attend the afternoon session due to scheduling conflicts.  A similar session will be held in June for Dual JD candidates.  Refreshments will be provided.  Advance registration on Career Connect is appreciated.

At Room 249 from Wednesday, February 11, 2015 to Wednesday, February 11, 2015 Hosted by CSOStudents,Career Services,Main Events

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Preparing for Fall On-Campus Interviews

Learn what you need to do before the semester ends and over the summer to prepare for the on-campus interview application process, particularly the Early Interview Session.  A duplicate session will be held at 5 p.m. for evening students and those who cannot attend this session due to scheduling conflicts.  A similar session will be held in June for Dual JD candidates.  Refreshments will be provided.  Advance registration on Career Connect is appreciated.

At Room 235 from Wednesday, February 11, 2015 to Wednesday, February 11, 2015 Hosted by CSOStudents,Career Services,Main Events

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Special Summer Program

Come learn more about UDM Law's conditional admission program, the Special Summer Program. Participants will receive a link to the webinar in their confirmation email.

At Online Webinar from Thursday, February 5, 2015 to Thursday, February 5, 2015 Hosted by UDM Law AdmissionsAdmissions,Main Events,Webinars

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Lunch and Learn: Special Summer Program

Come learn more about UDM Law's conditional admission program, the Special Summer Program. Participants will receive a link to the webinar in their confirmation email.

At Online Webinar from Tuesday, February 3, 2015 to Tuesday, February 3, 2015 Hosted by UDM Law AdmissionsAdmissions,Main Events,Webinars

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Annual Public Interest Career Fair

The Career Services Office in partnership with the Externship Program and SBA Public Interest Committee are pleased to present the Annual Public Interest Fair.  Meet representatives of local, state, national, and international government, public service, and non-profit organizations in a table talk format.  Bring copies of your resume (that comply with the samples in the Career Planning Manual).  No advance student registration is required.  Lunch will be provided. Employer Online Registration is now available.

At Atrium from Tuesday, February 3, 2015 to Tuesday, February 3, 2015 Hosted by csoStudents,Career Services,Main Events

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Mock Interview Program with the Detroit Metropolitan Bar Association Barristers

Before you attend the Public Interest Career Fair or participate in Spring OCI, put your interviewing skills to the test with a member of the Detroit Metropolitan Bar Association.  Interviews will take place in 30-minute increments from 12:30-2:00 p.m. and 4:00-6:00 p.m.  Advance registration is required.  Interview times will be assigned on a first-come, first-served basis.  

At Room 121 from Tuesday, January 27, 2015 to Tuesday, January 27, 2015 Hosted by csoStudents,Career Services,Main Events

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Successful Job Search Strategies

Join UDM Law alumni for first-hand tips on navigating the job search process, including how to tailor your resume and prepare for an interview in various practice settings, including public interest, judicial clerkships, and small firms. You do not want to miss this interactive workshop. Dinner will be provided. Advance registration on Career Connect is required.

At Room 347 from Wednesday, January 21, 2015 to Wednesday, January 21, 2015 Hosted by CSOStudents,Career Services,Main Events

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January 21, 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, January 21, 2015 to Wednesday, January 21, 2015 Hosted by UDM Law AdmissionsAdmissions,Main Events,Walk-In Wednesdays

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January 17, 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, January 17, 2015 to Saturday, January 17, 2015 Hosted by UDM AdmissionsAdmissions,Alumni&Friends,Main Events,Open Houses

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