Senior Day, December 19, 2014

Michigan Law graduate GeDa' Lea Jones receives a group hug from family and friends on Senior Day.

Senior Day, December 19, 2014

Prof. John A.E. Pottow's humorous address elicits laughter from colleagues Prof. Sherman J. Clark, Prof. Mark K. Osbeck, and Senior Assistant Dean Sarah C. Zearfoss.

Senior Day, December 19, 2014

A hug from Senior Assistant Dean Sarah C. Zearfoss for one of the students, now graduates, she admitted three years ago.

Senior Day, December 19, 2014

Dean Mark West greets one of the youngest fans of Michigan Law's December graduating class.

Senior Day, December 19, 2014

Law School Student Senate President George Barchini and Senior Day speaker Luke Middleton share a laugh during the ceremony.

Senior Day, December 19, 2014

"Be honest, grateful, and happy. It is an honor to have taught this class," Prof. John A.E. Pottow tells graduates. "We'll meet again some sunny day."

Senior Day, December 19, 2014

Congratulations! Spirits are high among graduates following the Senior Day ceremony at The Michigan Theater.

Senior Day, December 19, 2014

"We did it!" Michigan Law graduates Misha Ross and Shanti Tharayil share a hug of pure joy on Senior Day.

Senior Day, December 19, 2014

Proud family and friends crowd The Michigan Theater to celebrate Senior Day with their graduates.

Senior Day, December 19, 2014

Hail to the December graduates!

Senior Day, December 19, 2014

Senior Day selfie on the steps of The Michigan Theater.

Senior Day, December 19, 2014

Leis - traditional symbols of affection and congratulation in Polynesian culture - are distributed to mark the momentous occasion.

HAIL TO THE GRADUATES  The historic Michigan Theater set the stage quite literally for Michigan Law Senior Day on Dec. 19, 2014. The ceremony featured remarks from Luke Middleton, a member of the graduating class, George Barchini, president of the Law School Student Senate, and a Senior Day address from Prof. John A.E. Pottow, the John Philip Dawson Collegiate Professor of Law. On behalf of the entire Michigan Law community, congratulations graduates!

Photos by Leisa Thompson Photography.

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