Western Michigan University Cooley Law School Blog

Commander Michael Shea Runs a Tight Ship at St. Michael’s Legal Center

WMU-Cooley "Down Under" Law Students Learn From Maori Elders

Senior Airman Ray Petty: A Lesson in the Power of Resilience

The 10 Habits of Highly Successful Law Students

Law School Success Tips Have Proven Validity

New Zealand Study Abroad learns new languages: Hokey-Pokey, Hokey-Tokey, or Hokey-Cokey? 

Another Perspective on Judge Rosemarie Aquilina

A Lesson in International Relations Strikes Close to Heart and Home

Is Revenge a Legitimate Goal of Sentencing?

Building a Better FBI Agent

The Opioid Epidemic: Finding Solutions to a Public Health Emergency

Embracing Civility and Equality: One WMU-Cooley Professor’s Quest

PricewaterhouseCoopers Puts WMU-Cooley Grads to Good Work

One Man’s Mantra: Work Hard, Study Hard, Give Back

Erika Kirkwood — From Law Enforcement to the Law

Thank You Peter D. Jason 1941-2017

Joe Kimble’s wonderful life: music, art, literature, and the law

Barrister of the Year Teaches in Down Under Program

My Encounter with Canned Briefs

Tampa Bay Graduate Earns Summa Cum Laude Distinction

Alumni Networking Events More Than Just Mixing & Mingling

Fill the Room with Your Intelligence

Tampa Student Proves It: Where There’s a Will, There’s a Way!

A Discussion on Immigration Policies and its Effects on Children

WMU-Cooley Security Guard an Institution and a Treasure

Students Thankful for Professor & Military Feature Burt Burleson: Honored on Veterans Day with Adjunct Faculty Award

Emily Horvath: Advocate for the Unconventional

WMU-Cooley Law School: It’s all about the real world

New state bureau overseeing Michigan medical marihuana program

Mother of Five Stops to Smell the Lilacs in Toronto

Kyona McGhee chosen for leadership event at Harvard Law

Location. Location. Location. Charles Hickman Makes Himself at Home in Toronto and Oxford

Military Feature: Disabled Iraqi War veteran gives back to veterans in law career

WMU-Cooley Faculty Analyze Recent Use of Deadly Force by Police

Recognizing Key Role of Adjunct Professors to Law Students Learning

How Pro Bono Adds to the Bottom Line

WMU-Cooley law professor faces off on fixing healthcare

Living in Tampa: Fall bucket list for students

Ken Wyniemko — Never Giving Up, Never Giving In

The importance of the first year of law school

WMU-Cooley Faculty Homeland Security Expert and Ret. Brig. Gen. Michael McDaniel Speaks on Las Vegas and How to Protect and Prevent Tragedy

High School Students Learn How Law Libraries Are Far More Than a Place to Do Research

Brien Brockway: Military Background Great Training for Law School Success

WMU-Cooley’s Great Campus Locations: Auburn Hills

WMU-Cooley’s Great Campus Locations: Grand Rapids

WMU-Cooley’s Great Campus Locations: Lansing

'Woman in the Law' Emily Horvath focuses on academic services

The State Bar-Cooley Connection

WMU-Cooley’s Great Campus Locations: Tampa Bay

Jeffrey Swartz: Military Students Have Superior Sense of Structure, Discipline, and Commitment

Valerie Smith: Law School Teaches Law and Life Lessons

Creative Storytelling Skills Asset to Law Students

Hate Speech Tests Nation's Commitment To First Amendment Principles

U.S. Law. German Law. How different can they be? Turns out a lot.

When in Bath, Do as the Romans Do.

Micki Meier: Fast Track Timetable Meets WMU-Cooley Flexible Options

Living in Tampa, Florida: Unique study spots for students

Rebecca Pugliesi: Education and Experience Propels Career

Ryan McCleary: Intellectual Property Law Career Expands Horizons with LL.M. Degree

WMU-Cooley Military Feature: Derek Grisard Values WMU-Cooley Camaraderie and Community

Hardam Tripathi: Diversity, culture and a passion to help others

Weekend law student Stephanie Samuels: Never too late to start a new life

WMU-Cooley graduation speaker: Others don’t have to fail in order for you to succeed

How a Small Firm, in a Small Town, is Making a Big Impact

Dropping in on WMU-Cooley’s Foreign Study Down Under – Literally!

Advocating for animals is a passion and commitment for WMU-Cooley law student Alicia Prygoski.

Debra Steele: You are only as strong as you believe yourself to be.

Innocence Project’s Efforts Free Detroit Man After 42 Years of Wrongful Imprisonment

Veterans Court: A blessing to troubled treatment court graduate

Teen Court program gives troubled young people a second chance

Attorney Steps on the Gas in his Mustang and the Legal Arena

6 Things You're Overlooking in Your Law School Search

Golf Outing is a win, win, win for team of WMU-Cooley graduates

Meet the Devolders: Florida couple make law school work for them – and succeed.

Maryam Saleh: Exceptional Work Is Impossible Unless We Are Good People Too

Preparation. Preparation. Preparation: An interview with Hon. Christopher C. Sabella

Presidential Executive Orders - Can He Do That??

Devolder Law Firm: New Grads Find Success Right Out of the Gate

WMU-Cooley Couple Brandon Moultrie and Liesl Griffin Talk Love in Law School and Beyond

Little Girls in Africa Project Inspires Judge and Law Student to Sew Dresses

Weekend Student Jason Puscas: At the end of the day, law school is an investment

Weekend Law Student Reese Kewin: Single Mom of Six Pursues Dream of Law School at 46

BLSA’s Black Tie Ball Celebration Comes With Rich History and Symbolism


Presidential Executive Orders – Can He Do That?

Selling a Haunted House? Legal Experts Give Advice on Scary Business

Maryam Saleh: Exceptional Work Is Impossible Unless We Are Good People Too

6 Things You're Overlooking in Your Law School Search

Loss of child to addiction moves law professor to change criminal justice system paradigm from punishment and prison to treatment and recovery

Law student represents truth seldom told about legal employment today

Graduation Speaker Believes in Miracles and Divine Perfection of the Universe

Victor Flores: Leadership Academy Ambassador for the Joys of a Legal Career

3 Tips to Consider If You Attend Law School

Exoneree Donya Davis rejoicing: Gets to spend his first Mother’s Day with his mom after 7 years in prison

Hired straight out of law school at 20 years old with my dream job

Human Trafficking and the Darker Side of Major Sports Events

Good Luck in the Playoffs WMU-Cooley Graduate and Tampa Bay Lightning Head Coach Jon Cooper – Hoist the Cup High!

The Kindness of Boston

Outpouring of Sacrifice and Humanity in Boston Transcends Marathon Tragedy

My Boston

Five Things Future Attorneys Can Learn from Kiwis