Williston Northampton School is proud to welcome to campus for the school’s Convocation Austin D. Sarat, the William Nelson Cromwell Professor of Jurisprudence and Political Science and Associate Dean of the Faculty of Amherst College.
Sarat will address the school community during the opening-of-school event on the Quadrangle on the evening of September 16. The Convocation ushers in Williston’s 176th year.
Sarat has written, co-written, or edited more than 50 books in the fields of law and political science. He received a BA from Providence College in 1969, an MA and PhD from the University of Wisconsin-Madison, in 1970 and 1973, respectively. He also received a JD from Yale Law School in 1988.
Class dinners follow the event.