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Sharod McClendon left) and Tyler Mathis (Photo: John Disney/ALM) Sharod McClendon (left) and Tyler Mathis started the UGA law school First-Generation Student Association. (Courtesy photo)

With a $3 million gift—calling it the “largest outright donation” in its history—the University of Georgia School of Law plans to build a scholarship and mentoring program to assist all new law students who are first-generation college graduates.

Katheryn Tucker

Katheryn Hayes Tucker is an Atlanta-based reporter covering legal news for the Daily Report and other ALM publications.

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