Texas Tech University

School of Law Fall 2016 Hooding Ceremony

Keynote Speaker

Tim Perrin

Tim Perrin was born and raised in Lubbock, Texas, and graduated from Lubbock Christian University, summa cum laude, in 1984. He studied law at Texas Tech University School of Law, graduating in 1987, also with honors. While in law school he was a member of the Texas Tech University Law Review, published two student articles, and was elected to the Order of the Coif. After five years practicing general civil litigation with a law firm in Corpus Christi, Perrin accepted a faculty position with the Pepperdine University School of Law. At Pepperdine, he served with distinction as a Professor of Law, Associate Provost of the University, and Vice Dean of the law school, where he was recognized for both his teaching and his scholarship. He has published books and articles on evidence and trial practice and procedure. He co-authored The Art and Science of Trial Advocacy (LexisNexis 2d ed. 2011). He began his tenure as the sixth president of Lubbock Christian University in June of 2012.

Reception Information

A reception will be held in the Law School Forum for graduates and their guests at 3:30 p.m. on December 17. Guests may enter through either the Lanier Center or main Law School entrance. Beginning at 10:00 a.m., graduates and guests are welcome to tour the law school building. Cookies and water will be available in the library throughout the day.

Parking Information

The law school R21 parking lot (Indiana Avenue and Texas Tech Parkway) will be open to graduates and their guests the day of graduation. Please enter via Hartford Avenue and inform the parking attendant that you are attending the Law School Hooding Ceremony.

Regalia Pick-Up Information

Please order your regalia from the Barnes & Noble in the Student Union Building (15th Street & Akron Avenue) by November 1, or incur a $25 late fee. Students must also order and coordinate regalia for their hooding attorney, unless the hooding attorney is a Texas Tech Law faculty or staff member.

Please contact TTU Barnes & Noble directly at 806.742.3816 for any questions.

Hotel Information

Contact information for Lubbock hotels is available at Visit Lubbock.org.

Class Ring and Announcement Orders

For graduation announcements and class ring orders, please contact Mandy Wiley, Director of Affinity Merchandise for the Texas Tech Alumni Assocation, at mandy.wiley@ttu.edu or 806.834.4258.

Photography and Video Information

Graduation photos may be viewed and ordered at Candid Color Photography.

5:00 p.m., Saturday, December 17, 2016, Lanier Auditorium

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