Items Tagged with 'Western Michigan University Cooley Law School'


Change Ups: Cooley Law students garner Leadership Achievement Award

April 13, 2018
Western Michigan University Cooley Law School students Millicent Southern, Carrie Trimpe, Cody Brooks and Kenyata McGill received the Leadership Achievement Award for effectively providing leadership in a variety of capacities during the law school’s Grand Rapids campus Honors Convocation. Read More

WMU law school teaches storytelling techniques

Students at Cooley publish collection of fictional short stories about trial, criminal, civil and futuristic law.

December 1, 2017
Students who were enrolled in Associate Dean Nelson Miller’s summer workshop writing series at Western Michigan University Cooley Law School finished the workshop with more than just a credit toward graduation. Read More

Nondisclosure can haunt real estate deals

Class will discuss real estate transactions involving haunted or possibly haunted houses.

October 28, 2016
As TVs flicker with horror movies for Halloween, it turns out paranormal activities have a place in the real estate industry. Read More

‘Leadership’ deserves high praise

October 7, 2016
Western Michigan University Cooley Law School has created a new course in partnership with the Gerald R. Ford Presidential Museum in Grand Rapids, one deserving of commentary as even discussion of the word “leadership” is ever more woefully mired in its antithesis. Read More

Class gives students a lesson in history

WMU Cooley Law School recreates former President Ford’s discussion with cabinet staff during Watergate scandal.

October 7, 2016
When former President Gerald R. Ford made the decision to pardon his predecessor, former President Richard Nixon, for his role in the Watergate scandal, Ford spent hours consulting with his cabinet staff. Read More