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Georgetown Law Dean William M. Treanor, Muslim Chaplain Imam Yahya Hendi, Rep. Rashida Tlaib (D-Mich.), Hassan Ahmad (L'21), Sarah Jonny (L'21), and Tooba Hussain (L'21) onstage in Hart Auditorium.

Muslim Law Students Association Hosts a Conversation with Rep. Rashida Tlaib

October 29, 2019 Civil Rights & Antidiscrimination Congress

Rep. Rashida Tlaib (D-Michigan), one of the first two Muslim women elected to the U.S. Congress, was born to Palestinian parents. Her father came to the United States at 19, with a fourth-grade education. His first job was at the Ford plant outside of Detroit. He became a member of the United Auto Workers. And he would inspire his 14 children with respect to labor rights.

New York Solicitor General Barbara Underwood (L’69, H’19) (center, with Georgetown Law Dean William M. Treanor), received the Robert F. Drinan, S.J., Law Alumni Public Service Award at the Reunion 2019 Gala. Devarieste Curry (L’84)(left), Beth McCann (L’74), Ann Beth Stebbins (C’86, L’94), and Donald S. Burris (L’69)(right), were each honored with the Paul R. Dean Alumni Award.

Georgetown Law Celebrates Reunion Weekend 2019

October 28, 2019 Our Alumni

Georgetown Law does things right — including a record-breaking Reunion Weekend 2019 with more than 2000 alumni, faculty, staff, and guests attending from around the world. Among the highlights during the three days of festivities October 18 to 20 was the annual Reunion Gala at the National Building Museum, where five alumni were honored for their contributions to the community and to Georgetown Law.