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Call for Proposals: AALS Annual Meeting

The AALS Section on Legal Writing, Reasoning, and Research (LWRR) is seeking proposals for two sessions at the 2018 AALS Annual Meeting that is scheduled for January 3-6, 2018 in San Diego, California. Specifically, proposals are welcome on the following topics: (1)  Tips from the Trenches: Teaching Students to Help Social Justice Practitioners and (2) Designing Legal Writing Problems Incorporating “Access to Justice.”

Send proposals by 11:59 p.m. on May 26, 2017 to Lisa Mazzie, Program Committee Co-Chair, at lisa.mazzie@marquette.edu.  Use Microsoft Word or the equivalent, but do not use PDF.  Note that by submitting a proposal, you are agreeing that you will be able to attend AALS to present in person.

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Topics: Call for Proposals; Law & Public Policy; Legal Education. 

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May 3, 2017 at 1:51 pm Leave a comment

Call for Papers: Natural Resources Law Teachers Workshop

The University of Oklahoma College of Law invites papers for the first Natural Resources Law Teachers Workshop on July 22, 2017. The submission deadline is May 31, 2017.

The workshop’s objective is to encourage the work of scholars in the fields of natural resources law and policy. Presenters are welcome to present abstracts, partial, or full papers. The goal of the workshop will be to provide helpful feedback on works-in-progress, in addition to building relationships and increasing the sense of community among natural resources law scholars.

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Topics: Calls for Papers; Conferences & Symposia; Environmental Law; Legal Education.

April 26, 2017 at 5:50 pm Leave a comment

Call for Proposals: ALWD Teaching Workshop

In advance of its annual meeting, ALWD invites participants for a half-day teaching workshop on July 19, 2017, from 9am-1:30pm. Breakfast and lunch will be included.

There is no fee for the workshop, but participants will apply for the workshop by submitting a description of no more than 300 words of the teaching idea/technique they would like to present, including any brainstorming prompts/questions they might like to focus on during the session, as well as their contact information.  Enrollment is limited to sixteen people first-come, first served.  Participants will be notified by return email of acceptance into the workshop.

Email your proposal to Kirsten Dauphinais at dauphinais@law.und.edu. The deadline is rolling with a closing date of May 1, 2017.

Topics: Calls for Proposals; Conferences & Symposia; Legal Education; Legal Writing.

April 19, 2017 at 4:31 pm Leave a comment

Conference: National Association for Law Placement Annual Education Conference

The National Association for Law Placement presents its Annual Education Conference from April 18-22, 2017 in San Francisco, CA.

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Topics: Conferences & Symposia; Legal Education.

April 6, 2017 at 6:24 pm Leave a comment

Conference: The Impact of Formative Assessment: Emphasizing Outcome Measures in Legal Education

The University of Detroit Mercy Law Review presents its annual symposium, The Impact of Formative Assessment: Emphasizing Outcome Measures in Legal Education, on March 3, 2017.

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Topics: Conferences & Symposia; Legal Education. 

March 1, 2017 at 4:29 pm Leave a comment

Conference: 38th Annual Conference on Law and Education

The Stetson University College of Law will host its 38th Annual Conference on Law and Education on February 9-13, 2017 at Hilton Orlando, FL.  The theme of the conference will be “Higher Education Law and Policy at the Crossroads in 2017: Accountability and Regulation of American Colleges and Universities in Times of Legal, Social and Political Upheaval.”

This year’s conference—the first major law and policy conference following the election—will feature sessions including:

  • Title IX Basics Workshop
  • Disability Law Workshop
  • Impact of Title IX on Greek Life and Religious Colleges
  • Constitutional Law and Higher Education Workshop
  • The Branding of the American Mind
  • The New Administration and the Higher Education Act 
  • Litigation Update Workshop 
  • Legal Issues in Residential Life 

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Topics: Conferences & Symposia; Legal Education; Law & Public Policy.

January 9, 2017 at 4:16 pm Leave a comment

Call for Papers: 2017 Equality in Education Symposium

The University of New Brunswick Faculty of Law presents the 2017 Equality in Education Symposium February 24-25, 2017.

The symposium aims to explore the rights, obligations, opportunities and challenges that inform and impact learners, parents of learners, educators, school administrators, educational services providers, lawyers and other advocates in the pursuit of equitable access to education. Proposals for papers and Powerpoint presentations are invited from academics, community or professional partners, and students.

Paper abstracts and proposals are due January 7, 2017.

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Topics: Calls for Papers; Conferences & Symposia; Legal Education; Human Rights. 

January 4, 2017 at 10:33 pm Leave a comment

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