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Download Appendix A - Graduates of the School of Law (11.0 MB)

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Download Appendix D - Commencement (268 KB)

Download Appendix E - The Red Mass (844 KB)

Download Appendix F - The Reimel Moot Court Competition (1006 KB)

Download Appendix G - The Gianella Memorial Lectures (272 KB)

Download Appendix H - Executives at Executive Visitation Program Sessions (221 KB)

Download Appendix I - Jurists-In-Residence (138 KB)

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A History of the founding and major events and milestones of the Villanova University School of Law, published in 1991.



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Harmony House Publishers


Prospect, Kentucky


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The Villanova University School of Law (A History)