Dores McCree Day, March 30, 2013

High school students gather outside Hutchins Hall before embarking on a tour of the Law School.

Dores McCree Day, March 30, 2013

The basement of Hutchins Hall features bulletin boards highlighting the activities of student groups, including event sponsor the Black Law Students Alliance (BLSA).

Dores McCree Day, March 30, 2013

The tour included a stop at Evan's Place, the new game room in the basement of Hutchins Hall.

Dores McCree Day, March 30, 2013

Attendees take in the Aikens Commons, the gathering space for the Law School community.

Dores McCree Day, March 30, 2013

BLSA members answer questions from participants.

Dores McCree Day, March 30, 2013

The BLSA hosted Dores McCree Day, which exposes high school students to legal careers.

Dores McCree Day, March 30, 2013

An attentive listener.

Dores McCree Day, March 30, 2013

Attendees sat in on a mock class taught by Prof. Sherman Clark.

MLAW MENTORS   Michigan Law's Black Law Students Alliance hosted Dores McCree Day on March 30, which afforded high school students from Ann Arbor, Ypsilanti, Detroit, and Flint the opportunity to learn about possible law careers. Participants toured the Law School, had lunch with MLaw students, and interacted with Professors Sherman Clark and Saul Green. Dores McCree was a beloved staff member at Michigan Law who mentored and provided career counseling to minority students.

Photos by Marlene Lacasse.

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