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The Quest for Excellence


These remarks were addressed to the Honors Convocation at The University of Michigan in spring of 1982. In speaking to those students who have excelled academically, Judge McCree stressed the vital importance of such accomplishments to our nation. Public institutions which foster superior achievements play a crucial role, he said, in America's realization of democratic ideals.

Judge McCree, who served as solicitor general of the United States after having sat on the federal appellate bench, joined the law faculty at Michigan fall of 1981.