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"If you know from whence we came, let's just say from 1920, to where we are today, it's an extraordinary story." -- Tim Sullivan.


The interview of Timothy J. Sullivan, Dean Emeritus of William & Mary Law School and President Emeritus of the College of William & Mary in Virginia, occurred on Tuesday, March 28, 2023, from approximately 2:00 P.M. to 3:00 P.M. in the Media Center of Swem Library. The interview concerned Timothy Sullivan’s tenure at the law school, beginning with his time as a member of the faculty in the early 1970s and continuing to the conclusion of his time as dean of from 1985 to 1992.

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Citizen Lawyer, Institute of Bill of Rights Law (IBRL), Law school buildings and facilities, Law school deans, Student life, Teaching--Law school, Law schools--Accreditation, Bolling R. Powell, Rodney A. Smolla, William B. Spong, William F. Swindler, James P. Whyte, Richard (Dick) Williamson

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An Interview with Timothy J. Sullivan