Thursday, Aug. 23, 2012
Top: Worcester students participate in a year-end appreciation day for the SJC's Judicial Youth Corps.
Bottom: MBA Treasurer Douglas K. Sheff (right) speaks with Supreme Judicial Court Chief Justice Roderick L. Ireland (left) at the JYC event on Aug. 17.
Photos by Elizabeth O'Neil.
Supreme Judicial Court Judicial Youth Corps holds 2012 appreciation day
Supreme Judicial Court Chief Justice Roderick L. Ireland led the
year-end appreciation day held for the volunteers and student
participants of the Judicial Youth Corps. The Aug. 17 event was
held in the John Adams Courthouse in Boston, but recognized all
students participating in the Boston and Worcester programs.
Ireland has served as an advisor to and an ardent supporter of the
Judicial Youth Corps since it began in 1991 in Boston. The
Massachusetts Bar Association administers the Worcester portion of
the program. The Massachusetts Bar Foundation, the philanthropic
partner of the MBA, is the lead supporter of the Worcester