MORGANTOWN, WEST VIRGINIA—The West Virginia University College of Law awarded degrees to 125 graduates on May 16 in a ceremony at the WVU Creative Arts Center.
The class includes WVU’s first LL.M graduates in Energy & Sustainable Development Law.
Arthur Rizer, who was selected Professor of the Year by the Class of 2015, delivered the keynote speech. He explained how WVU Law students are special.
“They have truly amazing character and they have taught me patience, they have taught me a work ethos that I thought I had already mastered, and they have taught me that I can always be surprised by sparks of brilliance in the most unexpected places,” he said.