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Kevin McCandlish, Wythe Award
Kevin McCandlish J.D. ’18 Receives George Wythe Award at Graduation

Kevin McCandlish J.D. ’18 received the George Wythe Award at the Law School's Diploma Ceremony on May 13. The award is named in honor of George Wythe—Wiliam & Mary's and the nation's first professor of law—and is given each year to a graduating student in recognition of his or her outstanding and selfless service.

Hopkins-Citizen Lawyer Award
Beth Hopkins J.D. ’77 Receives Law School Alumni Association’s Citizen-Lawyer Award

The William & Mary Law School Alumni Association honored Beth Hopkins J.D. 77 with the 2018 Citizen-Lawyer Award during the Law School's Diploma Ceremony on May 13. The award is the association’s highest recognition and is given annually to a graduate or friend of the Law School who has made "a lifetime commitment to citizenship and leadership."

Professor Kern-Scheerer
Professor Stacy Kern-Scheerer Awarded Kelly Professorship for Excellence in Teaching

Professor Stacy Kern-Scheerer has been awarded the Kelly Professorship for Excellence in Teaching for a two-year term beginning in fall 2018. The professorship is named in honor of the late Herbert V. Kelly, Sr., B.A. '41, B.C.L. '43, who was the senior partner at Jones, Blechman, Woltz & Kelly in Newport News, Va., until his death in 2007.

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