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News Posted on May 25, 2012

Professor Reynoso Receives Honorary Doctorate from California State University

Professor Cruz Reynoso received an honorary doctorate from California State University during Sacramento State's College of Social Sciences and Interdisciplinary Studies' commencement on May 18.

A member of the UC Davis School of Law faculty since 2001, Professor Reynoso is an internationally known civil rights leader, the first Latino to sit on the California Supreme Court, and a recipient of the Presidential Medal of Freedom, the nation's highest civilian honor.  He has been awarded the UC Davis Medal, the university's highest honor, and the Law School has established the Cruz & Jeannene Reynoso Scholarship for Legal Access to help students with financial needs.