Lawyers Journal

BC Law hosts 4th annual Diversity Bar reception

Boston College Law School held its 4th annual Diversity Bar cocktail reception at the school on March 12, inviting representatives from various bar associations to meet students.

The reception was the opening celebration of Diversity Month at BC Law, which ran through the end of March, and featured BC Law Dean Vincent D. Rougeau, who joined the school in July 2011. Approximately 200 students and faculty attended.

Also participating were members of the Asian American Lawyers Association of Massachusetts and the Boston, Massach-usetts Black Lawyers, Massachusetts LGBTQ, Massachusetts and Women's bar associations. The organizations set up tables with information on bar programs and other membership benefits.

The event was sponsored by Wilmer, Cutler, Pickering, Hale and Dorr LLP as part of its sponsorship of BC Law Diversity Month.

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