Skip to main content
Vermont Law School has resumed on-campus classes for the fall. Masks are currently required for all community members. For information on campus access, health and safety protocols, and testing requirements please visit vermontlaw.edu/covid19.
News Release

2017 Commencement Address by Lois J. Schiffer

Tuesday, May 30, 2017

SOUTH ROYALTON, Vt.

On May 20, ​National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) General Counsel Lois J. Schiffer received a Vermont Law School honorary degree and delivered the 42nd VLS Commencement address. In addition to honoring Schiffer, VLS conferred honorary degrees upon Standing Rock Sioux Tribal Council Chairman Dave Archambault II and Vermont Supreme Court Justice John A. Dooley.​

Watch Schiffer's commencement address here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YTSqGepAFWU

Watch the full commencement ceremonies here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WI8vjB59JDQ