Photos from Commencement 2017

Congratulations, Class of 2017!

During this year’s Commencement, 188 graduates received J.D.’s, and 59 foreign attorneys were awarded LL.M.’s. The Class of 2017 also included one graduate who received a J.D. and a Ph.D. in law and economics; one graduate who received a J.D. and a Ph.D. in neuroscience; five graduates who earned a J.D./M.S. in finance; and two graduates who earned a J.D./M.B.A.

In addition to conferring degrees, VLS honored Laura Dolbow ’17 (BA’12) with the Founder’s Medal for First Honors; Carly Myers ’17 with the Bennett Douglas Bell Memorial Prize, the only award whose recipient is chosen by the vote of the entire law faculty; Kamron Cox ’17 with the Chris Lantz Award for leadership; and Darrius Woods ’17 with the Damali A. Booker Award for legal activism and a commitment to confronting social issues.

Photos by Steve Green and Terry Wyatt

Summer 2017 Vanderbilt Law Magazine