Photos by Lorenz Meyer/ Office of Communications

The Class of 2021 dons their white coats for the first time in the traditional White Coat ceremony held at the Bayou Events Center Thursday, July, 27. Dr. Michelle S. Barratt, recipient of the 2017 Leonard Tow Humanism in Medicine Award, was the featured speaker at the event, where the students also took their inaugural Hippocratic Oath.