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Texas State Senator Rodney Ellis, ’79

Sunflower Ceremony and Commencement to take place Saturday, May 18, 2013, with keynote address from Texas State Senator Rodney Ellis, ’79

The 2013 Sunflower Ceremony—the Law School’s signature graduation event—will be held on Saturday, May 18, 2012 at 3:30 p.m. at the Frank Erwin Jr. Special Events Center on the University of Texas at Austin campus. Degree candidates, their families, and friends are invited to celebrate the accomplishments of the graduating class of 2013. At 2:30 p.m., prior to the Sunflower Ceremony, all degree candidates are invited to gather in the Erwin Center’s Lone Star Room.


Senator Rodney Ellis, '79,  with the leaders of the Hargrave Society at a Community Fellow event in Fall 2011. From left to right are Mentor Jeffrey Soffer, Society Coordinator Meredith Elkins, Senator Ellis, Interim Dean Stefanie Lindquist, Legislative Director and Legal Counsel to Senator Ellis Tina Tran,  and Mentor Andrew Tran.

Law Students meet with State Senator Rodney Ellis, ’79, at the State Capitol

On Wednesday, February 22, 2012, students from the Law School’s Hargrave Society met with Senator Rodney Ellis, ’79, in the Betty King Committee Room at the State Capitol. Ellis serves as the Community Fellow for the Hargrave Society, which is one of the eight societies in the Law School’s Society Program.