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A Magazine for Alumni and Friends
The George Washington University, Washington DC

Fall 2003

On the Cover: In his office in the Department of the Treasury, Secretary of the Treasury John Snow, JD ’67, discusses his career and his time at GW Law. Photo by Rick Reinhard.


A Way With Words, A Life of Action

Commencement Speaker Thomas Buergenthal inspires students through activisim and personal connections. By Laura Ewald

An Interview With John W. Snow, JD ’67

The U.S. Secretary of the Treasury talks to GW Law School Magazine.

Pursuing the Practice

GW’s skills boards take competition to the next level.
By Laura Ewald

GW Law’s Utah Connection

How a U.S. senator’s lasting legacy changed the face of GW Law. By Jamie L. Freedman

Good Shepherds

Alumni who are lead general counsel to Fortune 250 companies share what it’s like to steer their companies along the right path. By Kathleen Kocks

Editor: Heather O. Milke, MBA ’02 Associate Editor: Jamie L. Freedman, MA ’96 Assistant Editor: Laura Ewald Contributing Writer: David Burnett University Relations Photographer: Claire Duggan GW Law Liaison: Professor Joan H. Strand, BA ’72, JD ’75 Design: Concept Foundry, Bethesda, Md.

President of the University: Stephen Joel Trachtenberg
Vice President for Communications: Michael Freedman
Executive Director of University Relations: Chris M. Kormis

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