<h2><center><span style="color:#866F45";>1971 - First Black SBA Officer</span></center></h2>


<p>During the 1971/1972 academic year, Wilson C. Jefferson Jr. serves as the first Black Student Bar Association Vice-President. When he graduates in 1972, Jefferson becomes only the second Black graduate of William & Mary Law School.</p>

<p><em>Photograph of Wilson C. Jefferson Jr. from the 1972 </em>Colonial Echo.</p>

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