Advisory Board to Examine Race and Racism at Michigan Law Announced
Dean Mark West, on Friday, May 20, 2020, announced the formation of the Advisory Board on Race and Racism at Michigan Law, a group of alumni, faculty, and administrators co-led by Professor Dana Thompson, ’99, and Ellisen Turner, ’02
A Message from Dean West: Actions Toward a More Inclusive Community
I write to provide an update about important developments and growth that are taking place at Michigan Law as a result of conversations between the Black Law Students Association and members of the Law School's administration.
A Message from Dean Mark West: Supporting Our International Students
I join President Schlissel in condemning the announcement on Tuesday by Immigration and Customs Enforcement, a division of the Department of Homeland Security, intended to threaten the participation of international students in the academic, social, and cultural life that comes from studying at U.S. universities
Professor Steven Ratner to Lead U-M Human Rights Center
Steven R. Ratner, the Bruno Simma Collegiate Professor of Law, has been named the director of The University of Michigan’s Donia Human Rights Center, a forum for intellectual exchange on issues around human rights among scholars, practitioners, students, and the public.
Michigan Law Students Provide a Corps of Community Support During COVID-19
As the COVID-19 outbreak spread through Michigan and across the United States, rising 2L Maiya Moncino worked to create a centralized volunteer effort to assist individuals affected by the pandemic, a community effort now known as the COVID Corps.
Ambassador Susan D. Page brings a lifetime of international relations leadership as she joins the U-M Law School and Ford School of Public Policy
Ambassador Susan D. Page, who has served the U.S. Department of State, the U.S. Agency for International Development, the United Nations, and non-governmental organizations in senior roles for decades
Law School COVID-19 Information
August 24-28: JD Orientation
August 31: First Day of Classes
September 17: Constitution Day