Thursday, March 31, 2016

          Thinkers & Doers: March 2016

          UC Hastings community members in the news and making moves.
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          California Attorney General and U.S. Senate candidate Kamala Harris ’89 was the subject of an interview on the popular Post It Forward blog.

          Read the March 2016 edition of Thinkers & Doers on Medium: https://medium.com/@UCHastingsLaw

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