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    Year: 1L, Class of 2015 Undergrad: B.B.A. Marketing, University of
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Newest "Voice"

Posted by Jessica LeFevre
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on Monday, 18 June 2012
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Hey all! I'm Jessica and I'm the newest "voice" of UDM Law. I just finished my second year of law school, which makes me a 3L...finally! Actually, I shouldn't say "finally" because the past two years have flown by and I'm still in shock that I only have a year left before I have to take the Bar. Scary!! Although I'm a little nervous and everything has been a whirlwind, I am so happy that I made the decision to come to law school,...

May 10, 2012: Baccalaureate Mass

Posted by Meagan Hanna
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on Friday, 11 May 2012
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Something I love about UDM Law is the strong sense of tradition, much of which stems from the school's Jesuit roots. One nice opportunity that is available to the students who choose to take advantage of it is the Baccalaureate Mass. The mass is held at the church adjoining the law school, and takes place the night before graduation. It's an optional part of the graduation festivities, but is one that many students enjoy taking part in.  T...
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May 9, 2012

Posted by Meagan Hanna
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on Wednesday, 09 May 2012
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The papers have been turned in. The final exams have been completed. The editing has come to an end. The cap and gown have arrived. The announcements have been sent. The party has been planned. I graduate on Friday. It still hasn’t quite hit me yet. I really planned my classes well this semester. I had a crazy few days where I had a project due on Monday, a paper due Wednesday, a tax final I took Saturday and Sunday, and then an in-class final...
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Third Blog Post!

Posted by Dan Gordon
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Year: I started law school in 2010 Undergrad: B.A. in Political Science fro
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on Friday, 20 April 2012
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There is literally always something fun to do at UDM Law.  And there is always at least one law school friend to do it with.  This is just one of the many reasons I have so much fun here. Last Saturday, I went to the Voice for Justice Auction.  The auction was held at the Detroit Golf Club.  It was awesome!  A lot of students came from different levels (i.e. 1Ls, 2Ls, etc.).  The event ran smoothly.  The food w...
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MARCH MADNESS at UDM Law!

Posted by Dan Gordon
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on Thursday, 05 April 2012
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A lot has happened at UDM Law in the past couple of weeks.  My last blog was the night before the Law Review Symposium.  The Symposium was actually a pretty cool event.  I did not attend last year, so I was particularly thrilled that I had the opportunity to attend this year.  It was held at the Detroit Athletic Club.  I had never been there before, but I must say that it is a very nice venue.  Still, what made the ...
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April 2, 2012

Posted by Meagan Hanna
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on Monday, 02 April 2012
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Less than a month and a half to graduation!! Where has the time gone?! With it being the beginning of the month, I have filled out my April calendar, and it is making me wonder just where all of the time has gone! This is the month for final exams, final papers, and final projects. Fortunately, this semester seems pretty light in comparison to semesters past: I have a final project for my Small Firm Practice LFP, a WAC (writing across the curric...
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March 10, 2010

Posted by Meagan Hanna
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on Sunday, 11 March 2012
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What a busy week it’s been! Last week was the annual Barrister's Ball, also affectionately referred to as "law school prom." It was held at the beautiful Coach Insignia on the 72nd floor of the Renaissance Center. It was a fun opportunity to get dressed up, eat an outstanding dinner, do some dancing, and spend time with friends. This was the first year I attended Barrister's, and it was a really fun time. Yesterday, as part of our effort to enh...
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My First Blog...EVER!

Posted by Dan Gordon
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on Thursday, 08 March 2012
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As you can tell from the title, this is my very first blog EVER.  I don't just mean my first blog for UDM Law.  I mean, this is my first blog period.  And I'm very excited about it!  But I'm pretty sure my excitement has less to do with blogging and more to do with the school that I love so very much. I think I will start by telling everyone a bit about myself.  Then, I will get into how THIS WEEK has been goin...
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January 25, 2012

Posted by Meagan Hanna
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on Thursday, 26 January 2012
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Look guys! I have a new picture!  Today was a LONG day. Wednesdays are shaping up to be never ending. I have class from noon to 10pm. Then, when you consider that I like to get to school early to get everything together before class, it's pretty usual that it is a twelve-hour school day. Add in a half hour drive there, and a half hour drive home, and the result is an exhausted Meagan.  The nice part? I only have class on Mondays and W...
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January 14, 2012

Posted by Meagan Hanna
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on Saturday, 14 January 2012
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Welcome to the new UDM School of Law website! It may not seem like a big deal to you, but now I have the ability to post and edit my own blog posts, so that's pretty exciting for me. I also updated my "biography," so if you haven't read my blog before, that should give you the basics about what I'm all about. I'm also working on getting a new picture...the one that's up now was from two and a half years ago, and I never did like it. In typing th...
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