Michael is currently a second year law student pursuing a J.D. degree. He also plans to pursue a Law & Women's Studies Graduate Certificate. Prior to coming to NIU, he completed a minor in Women's and Gender Studies at University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign, where he also founded an American Sign Language & Deaf Culture Club. Since coming to NIU, he has become the Vice President of the Women's Law Caucus (Fall 2014-Spring 2015) and President of the College of Law's Gay-Straight Alliance (Fall 2014-Spring 2015). During summer 2014, he interned in Winnebago County's Domestic Violence Coordinated Courts Division, learning about domestic violence, family law, and orders of protection. Michael is excitedabout working for Women, Gender & Sexuality Studies!