For Immediate Release
Contact: Jerry Carey
At UMDNJ-School of Osteopathic Medicine
New Jersey Supreme Court Justice Wallace to Speak at Convocation
New Jersey Supreme Court Justice
John E. Wallace, Jr., will deliver the keynote address to the
Class of 2004 class during the University of Medicine and Dentistry
of New Jersey (UMDNJ)-School of Osteopathic Medicine convocation
ceremony on Monday, May 24, at 6 p.m., at the Regency Palace in
Justice Wallace received his bachelor's degree from the University
of Delaware and his law degree from Harvard University. Governor
James McGreevey nominated Justice Wallace to the Supreme Court
in April 2003 and he was confirmed by the Senate the following
month. At the time of his nomination, Justice Wallace was a New
Jersey Superior Court judge, sitting in the Appellate Division
where he has served since 1992.
During the convocation ceremony, 14 of the 78 graduating physicians
of the Class of 2004 will receive special recognition for their
achievements in academics, clinical studies and community service.
The commencement ceremony for the
Class of 2004, the largest in the University's history, will take
place on Tuesday, May 25, at 10:30 a.m. at the Sovereign Bank
Arena in Trenton.
WHAT: UMDNJ-School of Osteopathic Medicine Convocation
WHEN: Monday, May 24, at 6 p.m.
WHERE: Regency Palace
Mt. Laurel, NJ