Baylor Law School Grads to Receive Degrees July 31

July 27, 1999

by Alan Hunt

Forty-six graduates of Baylor University School of Law are scheduled to receive juris doctor degrees during commencement ceremonies at 10 a.m. Saturday, July 31, in Waco Hall.

The keynote speaker, who was selected by the graduating class to deliver the commencement address, will be Brian J. Serr, professor of law. Serr, who received his law degree from Washington University and his master of laws degree from the University of Illinois, has been a member of the Baylor law faculty since 1986.

Diplomas will be presented during the program by Law Dean Brad Toben, the Governor Bill and Vara Faye Daniel Professor of Law, assisted by Leah W. Jackson, associate dean.

The honor of hooding the graduates will go to Marianne Auld, associate professor of law, and Waco attorney Robert Watson, a 1976 Baylor law graduate, who teaches real estate finance at the law school as an adjunct professor.

The invocation will be given by David M. Guinn, who serves as the Louise L. Morrison Professor of Constitutional Law and Master Teacher.

After the ceremony, a reception for the graduates and their guests will be hosted by the Baylor Law Alumni Association in the Barfield Drawing Room of the Bill Daniel Student Center.

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