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Leonard M Baynes
Leonard M. Baynes

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Professor Wells Natural gas discoveries are often a consequence of drilling for oil. Natural gas is often burned or flared impacting energy production and the neighboring community. Professor Bret Wells teaches oil and gas law and claims these flares are occurring more often. more...


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Luke Gilman '10

Grad credits ingrained work ethic - juggling studies and full-time jobs in college and law school - for his success in legal world. more...

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UHLC 2L, Mariesha Keys, spends summer helping victims of domestic abuse  more...

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