Faculty News

  • Harvard Press Publishes Law Teaching Book Co-authored by Bowen Dean
    Harvard University Press recently released Dean and Professor Michael Hunter Schwartz’ book, What the Best Law Teachers Do. 
  • Defense Attorneys Applaud Kahn-Fogel Article
    Professor Nick Kahn-Fogel’s article, “Manson and Its Progeny: An Empirical Analysis of Eyewitness Law,” published recently in the Alabama Civil Rights & Civil Liberties Law Review, was selected as a “must read” by the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers (NACDL) and the Academic Advisory Board of the Getting Scholarship into Court Project.  
  • Jenkins Paper Named to SSRN List
    Professor Sarah Howard Jenkins’s paper, “ Rejection, Revocation Of Acceptance, And Avoidance: A Comparative Assessment Of UCC And CISG Goods Oriented Remedies,” was recently listed on SSRN’s Top Ten download list for the topic of Trade Law. 
  • Professor Quoted in NYT
    Professor Rob Steinbuch was quoted in a recent article in the New York Times on hospital rankings.  
  • Beiner Paper Named to SSRN Top Ten List
    Professor Theresa Beiner’s paper, “The Many Lanes Out of Court: Against Privatization of Employment Discrimination Disputes” was recently listed on SSRN’s Top Ten download list for the topic of Employment Statutes. 
  • Flannery Paper Named to SSRN List
    Professor Michael Flannery’s paper, “‘Rethinking’ Embryo Disposition Upon Divorce” was recently listed on SSRN’s Top Ten download list for the topic of Reproductive Rights. 
  • Beiner Paper Makes SSRN Top Ten Lists
    Professor Theresa Beiner’s paper, “The Many Lanes Out of Court: Against Privatization of Employment Discrimination Disputes” was recently listed on SSRN’s Top Ten download list for the topic of Employment Discrimination and Legislation subtopic of private law-discrimination. 
  • Arkansas Bar Honors Professor
    Bowen’s Lynn Foster, Arkansas Bar Foundation Professor of Law, received a Presidential Award of Excellence for her work as chair of Editorial Board for Handbooks and contributions to the Legal Forms Committee. 
  • Silverstein Article Garners National Attention
    Bowen Professor Josh Silverstein’s article “A Case for Grade Inflation in Legal Education” has received much national attention from legal and education scholars and mainstream media for its assertion that law schools should set their “good academic standing grade point average at the B- level.” 
  • Gustafson Paper Makes SSRN Top Ten List
    Professor Lindsey Gustafson’s paper, “Texting and the Friction of Writing” was recently listed on SSRN’s Top Ten download list.