University of Georgia School of Law

Auburn University unveils Student Center naming in honor of Georgia Supreme Court Chief Justice Harold D. Melton

Saturday, November 21, 2020 - 12:43am

AUBURN, Ala., Nov. 20, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Harold D. Melton was humbled and thankful during his remarks at the official dedication ceremony for the Harold D. Melton Student Center on the Auburn University campus on Friday afternoon.

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  • AUBURN, Ala., Nov. 20, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Harold D. Melton was humbled and thankful during his remarks at the official dedication ceremony for the Harold D. Melton Student Center on the Auburn University campus on Friday afternoon.
  • Melton, from Marietta, Georgia, went on to graduate from the University of Georgia School of Law in 1991, began serving on the Georgia Supreme Court in 2005 and became its chief justice in 2018.
  • I simply want to say to Chief Justice Melton, you actually honor Auburn by allowing us to honor you today."
  • This beautiful building finally has a name on it, and I am proud to work at the Harold D. Melton Student Center."