BLSA Convocation

Graduates pictured from left to right are Aaron Marcus, Zackary McKee, Donovan Porter, BLSA President Miranda Ratcliffe, Kiera Hollis, Stephany Hunter, and Gayle Johnson.  Also pictured are current BLSA members Whitney Railey and Iman Jackson. 

Professor Cedric Merlin Powell was the invited speaker for the 2014 Black Law Student Association Convocation honoring the six BLSA members who are graduating this year.  Miranda Ratcliffe (Class of 2015), current BLSA President, introduced Professor Powell.  Others who spoke to the graduates were Dean Susan Duncan and Louisville Black Lawyers Association President Lonita Baker.  Ms. Ratcliffe then recognized the graduates who each spoke about their experiences and thanked those who had made it possible. 

Click here to read Professor Cedric Merlin Powell's remarks, "BLSA Convocation: The Lawyer In a Changing World."