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Tag: Michael Higdon

Faculty Forum, May 2016

Posted May 19, 2016

Faculty Forum is a monthly feature highlighting the achievements of faculty at UT Law including publications in academia and the media, speaking engagements, interviews, awards, and other accomplishments. Read more

Faculty Forum, April 2016

Posted April 15, 2016

Faculty Forum is a monthly feature highlighting the achievements of faculty at UT Law including publications in academia and the media, speaking engagements, interviews, awards, and other accomplishments. Read more

UT Law wins second at national Prince evidence competition

Posted April 5, 2016

A team of University of Tennessee College of Law students won second place and second-best brief in the national Dean Jerome Prince Memorial Evidence Competition, besting thirty-four other law school teams from throughout the country. Students Sara Ohlman, Alex Thomason, and Garrett Ward represented UT Law in the thirty-first annual competition, hosted at Brooklyn Law School […] Read more

Faculty Forum, March 2016

Posted March 22, 2016

Faculty Forum is a monthly feature highlighting the achievements of faculty at UT Law including publications in academia and the media, speaking engagements, interviews, awards, and other accomplishments. Read more

Higdon talks thesis sentences in December issue of the Tennessee Bar Journal

Posted December 3, 2015

Michael Higdon, associate professor of law and director of legal writing, recently was published in the December issue of the Tennessee Bar Journal, which serves as the official monthly publication of the Tennessee Bar Association. Higdon’s article, “The Thesis Sentence: Communicating with the Impatient, Skeptical Legal Reader,” delves into the components of a successful thesis sentence, which Higdon says […] Read more

Faculty Forum, November 2015

Posted November 17, 2015

Faculty Forum is a monthly feature highlighting the achievements of faculty at UT Law including publications in academia and the media, speaking engagements, interviews, awards, and other accomplishments. Read more

Faculty Forum, August 2015

Posted August 21, 2015

Faculty Forum is a monthly feature highlighting the achievements of faculty at UT Law including publications in academia and the media, speaking engagements, interviews, awards, and other accomplishments. Read more

In the news: UT Law professors discuss Supreme Court decision on marriage equality

Posted June 29, 2015

The Supreme Court's decision on Friday, June 26, regarding same-sex marriage resulted in some widespread attention for the College of Law. We've rounded up stories and videos showcasing discussions by professors Wendy Bach and Michael Higdon, as well as a press conference at the law school, coordinated by alumna Regina Lambert, one of the attorneys representing clients in Tennessee for the case. Read more