<h2><center><span style="color:#866F45";>"Tree Dedicated in Memory of Sharon Coles-Stewart, J.D. '75"</span></center></h2>

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<p>Article posted to the William & Mary Law School website on April 25, 2017 describing the tree-planting ceremony held in honor of Sharon Coles-Stewart who passed away in July 2016. Ms. Coles-Stewart graduated from the Law School in 1975 - the first Black female graduate in the school's history. The memorial tree was planted in recognition of this achievement.</p>

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<em>To view the full article, you can download the exhibit item from the menu on the right. You can also <a href="https://scholarship.law.wm.edu/wmlsnews/17/"><span style="color:#115740";><strong>view the Press Release</strong></span></a> in the Scholarship Repository.</em>