University Archive: Recent submissions

  • Craig, Brian (The Federal Lawyer, 2019-10)
    This article provides a short overview when legal writers should use—and not use—these three different dash marks. The three punctuation dash marks include: the hyphen (-), the en dash (–), and the em dash (—).
  • Brown, Sarah J. (Today's Geriatric Medicine, 2018-07)
    Medication adherence is at problematic levels in the geriatric population, and lack of adherence to warfarin therapy is a significant issue. Failure to adhere to the medication guideline for warfarin results in life-threatening ...
  • Pritikin, Martin (Attorney at Work, 2017-07-10)
    Legal incubators can bridge the gap for new solo practitioners by helping them to reduce overhead, providing training on the mechanics of operating a law practice, and giving access to both mentors and clients. Technology ...
  • Pritikin, Martin (Law360, 2017-08-07)
    Millions of Americans are in need of affordable legal services. Thousands of law school graduates need experience and a way to pay off their loans. Legal incubators can help them both at the same time.
  • Pritikin, Martin (eSchoolMedia & eCampus News, 2018-07-31)
    A recent proposal by the ABA to increase the number of credits that law schools may offer online doesn’t go nearly far enough.
  • Pritikin, Martin (Law360, 2018-09-04)
    The ABA recently raised its limits on online learning from one-sixth to one-third of total credits. While this is a step in the right direction, it does not go nearly far enough, and the legal profession remains far behind ...
  • Pritikin, Martin (Cypress Magazines, 2018-05-08)
    After decades of calls for reform in legal education, many law schools are still not doing as much as they could to prepare students for practice. Law schools should change their hiring and promotion priorities and incentives, ...
  • Pritikin, Martin (Cypress Magazines, 2018-03-07)
    Despite concerns that artificial intelligence will make lawyers obsolete, it is far more likely that it will shift their role and help make them more productive.
  • Pritikin, Martin (Cypress Magazines, 2018-09-11)
    Legal incubators not only promote affordable legal services, but provide law school graduates with critical training both in the practice of law and the business of opening and operating a law firm.
  • Pritikin, Martin (Cypress Magazines, 2018-10-09)
    After a number of years of declines nationwide, law school applications are finally starting to rebound. But the legal profession still fails to address the large swaths of society that need legal representation but cannot ...
  • Pritikin, Martin (Cypress Magazines, 2019-01-09)
    Statewide results of the July 2018 California were disappointing. While the obvious culprit would seem to be law schools admitting unprepared students, a rigorous study showed that other factors account for the bulk of the ...
  • Pritikin, Martin (Law360, 2019-05-05)
    Utah has piloted a potentially groundbreaking program that allows small claims litigants to have their disputes negotiated or adjudicated entirely online.
  • Pritikin, Martin (Cypress Magazines, 2019-05-13)
    While there has been concern that law school graduates taking the Uniform Bar Exam are less prepared for practice than those who took state-specific bar exams, other factors are more likely at play.
  • Pritikin, Martin (Cypress Magazines, 2019-07-23)
    The State Bar of California recently became the first accrediting body to open a path to full accreditation of online law schools, which has the potential to begin a transformation within the field of legal education.
  • Jamison, Shaun (Mitchell Hamline School of Law, 2019)
    The United States (U.S.) lacks a cohesive data privacy law. This article will examine the need for a national data privacy law, challenges to creating a national privacy law, and possible paths forward to a national privacy law.
  • LaCour, Misty; McGlawn, Penny; Dees, Laura (Project Innovation, 2016)
    Foster children often struggle socially, emotionally, and academically in the school setting leading to school failure. By establishing a positive classroom environment, teachers can provide for the needs of the foster ...
  • Howell, Ginger; LaCour, Misty; McGlawn, Penny (Project Innovation, 2017-01)
    The purpose of this study was to examine the effect of three Structured Divergent discussion board prompt designs on knowledge construction in a graduate online course. According to Andrews (1980), the form of the question ...
  • Dees, Laura; LaCour, Misty (Arkansas Association of Teacher Educators, 2018-03)
    The purpose of this qualitative study was to describe the phenomenological nature of seventy two education professionals and to report findings to express the cognitive strategies employed regarding classroom management. ...
  • McGlawn, Penny; LaCour, Misty (Common Ground Research Networks, 2018)
    A growing number of children are entering the foster-care system every year. The trauma experienced by these children negatively impacts them. This current study sought to determine the perceptions of foster children by ...
  • LaCour, Misty; McGlawn, Penny; Dees, Laura (Common Ground Research Networks, 2016)
    Foster children who have experienced abuse or neglect often struggle academically, particularly in the area of literacy development. This research study explored current teachers’ best practices for improving literacy ...