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Student Awards



        Gus A. Schill, Jr. Scholarship for Ethics in Representation
            The purpose of this scholarship is to recognize personal and professional attributes that contribute to
            excellence in the practicing attorney. The recipient demonstrates academic promise, financial need,
            leadership potential, social conscience, and commitment to underserved populations.
            Donor:  Anonymous
            Recipient:  Alexandria M. Harris

        Thomas ’98 and Eyvette Hetherington
        Leaders and Achievers Scholarship
            Thomas and Eyvette Hetherington have established this scholarship to encourage and assist law
            students in successfully fulfilling their goals to be practicing attorneys. This scholarship is awarded to a
            law student who has overcome significant obstacles  and disadvantages to achieve her educational and
            career goals.
            Donor:  Thomas and Eyvette Hetherington
            Recipient:  Amanda E. Hernandez

        Marvin Nathan ’66 Fellowship
            This fellowship offers law students the unique opportunity to work as fellows with the Anti-Defamation
            League. Fellows will participate in both the legal and policy work of the organization, learning how
            the Anti-Defamation League fights anti-Semitism, racism and bigotry; works to build bridges amongst
            disparate groups; and safeguards the rights of all people.
            Donor:  Marlene Nathan Meyerson Family Foundation & Marvin Nathan
            Recipient:  Hanna Niner
        Claude Hippard Scholarship
            This scholarship is in memory of Claude D. Hippard, a veteran federal prosecutor who became a leading
            expert in forfeiture laws and spent most of his career in the Houston office of the U.S. Attorney. The
            award is given to a current second-year student who has outstanding moral character, financial need,
            and demonstrates an interest in government service.
            Donor:  Dr. Helena Karlberg Hippard
            Recipient:   P. Matthew Rando

        James E. Crowther Scholarship
            Established in memory of James E. Crowther, this scholarship is awarded to students who have shown a
            committment to public interest work.
            Donor:  The Hobby Family Foundation
            Recipients:  Ashley K. Cao
                                         Paige A. Hanners
                                    Mykal J. Peterson








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