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Professionalizing Legal Citation: The ALWD Citation Manual
There is widespread use of the Bluebook by practitioners, law reviews, and law schools. However, inconsistencies within the Bluebook as well as frequent new editions create problems for those trying to follow proper legal ...
Risk Management and the Millennial Generation
The Millennial generation has characteristics unique to their generation such as lacking safety and decision making skills; these same characteristics present risk-management opportunities and challenges to university ...
A Blueprint for Collaborative Risk-Management Teams
Collaborative team efforts provide college campuses with needed tools to implement an effective risk-management strategy. This essay addresses how to form such a team, the team’s mission and risk-management process, and ...
Reducing Citation Anxiety
Properly citing legal sources can be the cause of much anxiety among attorneys. This essay provides several tips for attorneys struggling with citations.
Change or Be Changed: The Impact of Outside Forces on Campus Risk Management
This article discusses ways in which campuses can proactively and positively be agents for change in improving campus risk-management. The author discusses creating a reasonably safe educational environment, accepting ...
Mandatory Withdrawal and Leave of Absence Revisited
Colleges and universities use mandatory withdrawal and leave of absence polices to remove students that are a danger to themselves or others. This essay discusses these policies and how colleges should establish policy ...
Sign and Release? Using Waivers and Releases as Risk-Management Tools
On- and off-campus activities carry risks for the students involved. This article discusses the use and drafting of exculpatory agreements to protect the university from liability and also to help students better understand ...
What is Cyberbullying?
This article discusses defining cyberbullying within the university context by deconstructing the term cyberbullying, considering the type of harm to be prevented, considering intent, and determining whether to address ...
Disasters are crises that often occur without notice and rarely with advance warning. This article provides ideas for university campuses and departments on how to prepare in advance for a disaster. Ideas include educating ...
Lessons in Collaboration: Learning from the Post-Virginia Tech Task Force Reports
After the Virginia Tech tragedy, many colleges have responded with a renewed focus on how to improve their risk-management procedures. This article discusses ways which colleges can more effectively manage their risk; ...