Alumni Events

Upcoming Events

2019 Detroit Mercy Law Review Symposium: Women and the Law
Friday, March 8, 9:00 - 5:00 p.m., Room 226
Coinciding with International Women’s Day, the Law Review's 2019 symposium will feature discussions on prominent women’s issues in the law. Topics include education, employment, gender discrimination, reproductive rights and the #MeToo movement.The event is free and open to the public.
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Portrait Unveiling Ceremony for Hon. Denise Langford Morris 
Friday, March 8, 5:00 - 6:30 p.m., Atrium 

During this special ceremony, a portrait of distinguished Detroit Mercy Law alumna and Oakland County Circuit Court Judge Denise Langford Morris '82 will be unveiled for permanent display at the School. The portrait, painted by Detroit artist Henry Heading, is a gift from Detroit Mercy Law student organizations: Student Bar Association, Law Review, Black Law Students Association and Women's Law Caucus.

McElroy Lecture on Law and Religion
"Why Buddhism and Law Has Been Excluded from the Canon"
Professor Rebecca French, State University of New York at Buffalo School of Law
Wednesday, March 13, 5:00 - 6:00 p.m., Room 226 
The McElroy Lecture  provides a forum for prominent thinkers and leaders to address fundamental issues of law and religion. This year’s lecture, entitled “Why Buddhism and Law Has Been Excluded from the Canon,” will explore why the discipline of “Buddhism and Law” has never been accepted in the West as a type of "Religion and Law,” despite the fact that the Buddha inspired a law code that has been called the “founding charter” of Buddhism. A complimentary reception will follow in the atrium.

Erin Go Law Networking Reception
Thursday, March 14, 5:00 - 7:00 p.m., Atrium

In the spirit of St. Patrick’s Day, the Board of Directors of the Detroit Mercy Law Alumni Association will host its annual Erin Go Law Networking Reception for lawyers, judges and law students. Complimentary hors d'oeuvres and cocktails will be served.

Recent Alumni Events

Members of the Class of 1968 at the Detroit Athletic Club
1968 Reunion
Judge Michael J. Talbot delivers the Commencement address
Students attending Baccalaureate Mass
Baccalaureate Mass
Photo of Judge Mathis and friends, recipient of Detroit Mercy Spirit Award
Judge Mathis Event
Judge Talbot celebrates his retirement with alumni & friends
Judge Talbot Event
Alumni and students volunteer during 2018 Jesuit Service Day
Jesuit Service Day
Local judges connect with local community during the Meet the Judges event
Meet the Judges
Alumni golfing at 2017 Homecoming Golf Outing
Golf Outing 
Process at Red Mass 2017
Red Mass 
Erin Go Law
2018 Faculty & Staff Retirement Party
Retirement Party
1967 Reunion