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Toward A Writing-Centered Legal Education, Adam Lamparello Sep 2015

Toward A Writing-Centered Legal Education, Adam Lamparello

Res Gestae

The future of legal education—and experiential learning—should be grounded in a curriculum that requires students to take writing courses throughout law school. Additionally, the curriculum should be one that collapses the distinction between doctrinal, legal writing, and clinical faculty, as well as merges analytical, practical, and clinical instruction into a real world curriculum.

The justification for a writing-intensive program of legal education is driven by the reality that persuasive writing ability is among the most important skills a lawyer must possess and a skill that many lawyers and judges claim graduates lack. Part of the problem is that ...


Vol. 63, March 27, 2013, University Of Michigan Law School Mar 2013

Vol. 63, March 27, 2013, University Of Michigan Law School

Res Gestae

• Teaching Gone Wrong • Letter from the Editor • Detroit: Mid-Size Market • Goodbye, Ma'am Prez Och! • Moran & Friedman's Guide to SCOTUS • RG Mailbag • Halberstam: Squirrel Fan • Debt WIZard • Phid Style Dinners • New LSSS Lunch Series • Mr. Wolverine Letters • Law Student Comics • Photos of Stuff that Happened this year!


Vol. 62, No. 6, March 22, 2012, University Of Michigan Law School Mar 2012

Vol. 62, No. 6, March 22, 2012, University Of Michigan Law School

Res Gestae

•CopyFights •Zach Letter Law •The Beer Gal •SFF Auction Photos •LC Renovation •Sudoku •Facial Hair Photos •Grade Curves •Crossword


Vol. 62, No. 5, February 21, 2012, University Of Michigan Law School Feb 2012

Vol. 62, No. 5, February 21, 2012, University Of Michigan Law School

Res Gestae

•Confronting the Supremes • J.J. White as a Fighter Pilot • When You Were Cooler • RG Mailbag, V-day Edition • Michigan Time at Michigan Law? • The Beer Gal Returns! • Mr. Wolverine Pictures • Crossword


Vol. 62, No. 4, December 7, 2011, University Of Michigan Law School Dec 2011

Vol. 62, No. 4, December 7, 2011, University Of Michigan Law School

Res Gestae

•Final Exams: Tips and Strategies •Mailbag •LLMs •When You Were Cooler •Sudoku •Zack Letter Law •A Ding Letter •Crossword


Vol. 62, No. 3, October 13, 2011, University Of Michigan Law School Oct 2011

Vol. 62, No. 3, October 13, 2011, University Of Michigan Law School

Res Gestae

• What are LLMs doing here anyway? • Gnaw Journal • When You Were Cooler • Zack Letter Law • Ginsberg • Book Review • Sudoku • Phid House Party Pies • Kicking It Old School • Crossword


Vol. 62, No. 2, September 28, 2011, University Of Michigan Law School Sep 2011

Vol. 62, No. 2, September 28, 2011, University Of Michigan Law School

Res Gestae

•Gabbing with Dean Z: 1Ls & Beyond •Res Gestae Mailbag •Dean Caminker’s Speech Celebrating the Opening of Aikens Commons •OCI SOCSS: The Job Search Survey •SOCSS: Pretty Graphs •Fall-ing All Over Yourself: Oktober Beers •Winter 2011 Grade Curves! •Law Library Pick-Up Lines •A2SO: The New Kids on the Bach? •Crossword


Vol. 62, No. A, August 2011, University Of Michigan Law School Aug 2011

Vol. 62, No. A, August 2011, University Of Michigan Law School

Res Gestae

•Dean Z's Nunc Pro Tunc •MLaw Map & FAQ •Orientation Activities •Law School Beauty •The Beer Gal •Hottest Dean in the U.S. •Greener Gothic Fortress •Question on the Quad •The Best of Ann Arbor


Vol. 61, No. 8, April 13, 2011, University Of Michigan Law School Apr 2011

Vol. 61, No. 8, April 13, 2011, University Of Michigan Law School

Res Gestae

•SFF Auction 2011 •Interviewing H. Hutchins •Fantasy LawOpen Emails •SFF Auction Photos •Law Library Loves You •Sudoku •Prom Photos •APALSA Origins •RG's Job Survey •SCOTUS Sex Q&A •Green Construction •Beauty and the Bite •Law & Lit


Vol. 61, No. 7, March 24, 2011, University Of Michigan Law School Mar 2011

Vol. 61, No. 7, March 24, 2011, University Of Michigan Law School

Res Gestae

•Foxes, Gin, Puss-Cats, and Pornography •Alternative Spring Break •Law School Prom Q&A •Herzog's Last Laugh •Beer Gal •Sudoku •Spring Break Pics •Dean Z's Facebook •Kicking it Old School •Butch Carpenter •Crossword


Vol. 61, No. 6, February 24, 2011, University Of Michigan Law School Feb 2011

Vol. 61, No. 6, February 24, 2011, University Of Michigan Law School

Res Gestae

•Advice for Mr. Wolverine 2011 •Poetry Contest Winners •Law & Lit •The Beer Gal •Mr. Wolverine Pictures •Grade Curves •MJIL Symposium •Question on the Quad •Crossword


Vol. 61, No. 5, February 3, 2011, University Of Michigan Law School Feb 2011

Vol. 61, No. 5, February 3, 2011, University Of Michigan Law School

Res Gestae

•Law-School-Style Movie Review •The Beer Gal •Frank Murphy 1L Oral •When You Were Cooler •Law & Lit •Kicking it Old School •Beauty and the Bite •Sudoku •Crossword


Vol. 61, No. 4, November 24, 2010, University Of Michigan Law School Nov 2010

Vol. 61, No. 4, November 24, 2010, University Of Michigan Law School

Res Gestae

•Turning Up the Heat in Hutchins •Law & Lit •Torts and Football •The Beer Gal •Save Yourself •Zach Letter Law •Beauty and the Bite •Jenny Runkles •Kicking it Old School •Alt-Prom Pics •Crossword


Vol. 61, No. 3, November 20, 2010, University Of Michigan Law School Nov 2010

Vol. 61, No. 3, November 20, 2010, University Of Michigan Law School

Res Gestae

•Where in the World Were You on Wednesday? •The Beer Gal •When You Were Cooler •Sudoku •Zach Letter Law •Law & Lit •Food Court •Kicking it Old School •Nannes Challenge Results •Halloween Party Pics •Crossword


Vol. 61, No. 2, October 27, 2010, University Of Michigan Law School Oct 2010

Vol. 61, No. 2, October 27, 2010, University Of Michigan Law School

Res Gestae

•Michigan's Top Five Urban Legends •Soccer League •Hutchins Makeover •The Beer Gal •Sudoku •Question on the Quad •Crossword


Vol. 61, No. 1, September 30, 2010, University Of Michigan Law School Sep 2010

Vol. 61, No. 1, September 30, 2010, University Of Michigan Law School

Res Gestae

•Dean Z Speaks •Zach Letter Law •Trivial Pursuit of Justice •Law and Lit •The Ex-Pat Perspective •Trespassing with Felix •Kicking It Old School •Grade Curves


Vol. 60, No. 6, April 1, 2010, University Of Michigan Law School Apr 2010

Vol. 60, No. 6, April 1, 2010, University Of Michigan Law School

Res Gestae

•UMLS IP Moot Court Duo Headed to Nationals •Brief Interview with SFF Celebs •This is Water •The Beer Guy •Save Yourself •Law & Lit •RG Crime Alerts •Dean Z Is Going to Rick's! •SFF Auction •SFF Student/Faculty Basketball Game •Facial Hair Competition •The Ex-Pat Experience


Vol. 60, No. 6a, March 11, 2010, University Of Michigan Law School Mar 2010

Vol. 60, No. 6a, March 11, 2010, University Of Michigan Law School

Res Gestae

•Dean Z Speaks! •Dean Caminker (w/Photos) •Ode to the Snack Bar Staff •The Law Quad: It's Pretty! •Dean Z on the Schedule •Hutchins vs. the Library •Grading the Bathrooms


Vol. 60, No. 5, February 24, 2010, University Of Michigan Law School Feb 2010

Vol. 60, No. 5, February 24, 2010, University Of Michigan Law School

Res Gestae

•Law & Lit •The Beer Guy •Save Yourself •That Guy You Hate •The Food Court •The Ex-Pat Perspective •Valograms! •ALT+PRM • Grade Summary


Vol. 60, No. 4, February 3, 2010, University Of Michigan Law School Feb 2010

Vol. 60, No. 4, February 3, 2010, University Of Michigan Law School

Res Gestae

•Quit Looking at My Butt •Questions on the Quad: Times Two! •The Beer Guy •This is Water •When You Were Cooler •Save Yourself •The Food Court •Mr. Wolverine Photos! •The Ex-Pat Experience •A Modest Grades Proposal •Judicial Reactivism •Kicking it Old School


Vol. 60, No. 3, November 24, 2009, University Of Michigan Law School Nov 2009

Vol. 60, No. 3, November 24, 2009, University Of Michigan Law School

Res Gestae

•Football Observations By The Unqualified •Letter to the Editor: LRAP •Justice At All Costs •The Fast and the Furious •This is Water •Ye Olde Issue Spotter •The Beer Guy •The Food Court •"Best" of LawOpen •Crossword •Kicking it Old School


Vol. 60, No. 2, October 14, 2009, University Of Michigan Law School Oct 2009

Vol. 60, No. 2, October 14, 2009, University Of Michigan Law School

Res Gestae

•John Nannes '73: He's Paying for This Paper •Dean Gregory on Tutors •Question on the Quad •The Dual-Degree Life •The Beer Guy Returns! •The Food Court •Sesquicentennial Style •Kicking It Old School •Between the Briefs


Vol. 60, No. 1, September 17, 2009, University Of Michigan Law School Sep 2009

Vol. 60, No. 1, September 17, 2009, University Of Michigan Law School

Res Gestae

•New 1Ls Have Some Unexpected Similarities •Letter from the Editor: 60 years?! •Desperately Seeking Tutors •Service Day •Pride and (DLA) Piper •Save Yourself: Get Out Now •This is Water: Calm Down •When You Were Cooler: Rock Band Edition •Best of LawOpen: An E&E •Between the Briefs: Real Sex, Posner-style •Grade Curves


Vol. 59, No. 11, April 21, 2009, University Of Michigan Law School Apr 2009

Vol. 59, No. 11, April 21, 2009, University Of Michigan Law School

Res Gestae

•Revisiting PRS a Year Later •Letter from the Editor •No Other Warranties •This is Water •Bless Your Heart •Kicking it Old School •Beer Guy •MLaw Softball Pics •Prof. Green Retires •When You Were Cooler •Bold As Tech •Save Yourself •Law Prom Pics •Campbell Finals Pics •SFF BBall Pics


Vol. 59, No. 10, March 31, 2009, University Of Michigan Law School Mar 2009

Vol. 59, No. 10, March 31, 2009, University Of Michigan Law School

Res Gestae

•New Scheduling Policy •Letter to the Editor •ACS Moot Court •Kicking it Old School •Bold As Tech •The Food Court •Origins Pics •LC Recycling •When You Were Cooler •Alum Assesses Jobs •Bless Your Heart •Between the Briefs •SFF Pics


Vol. 59, No. 8, March 26, 2009, University Of Michigan Law School Mar 2009

Vol. 59, No. 8, March 26, 2009, University Of Michigan Law School

Res Gestae

•Campbell Semi-Finals Kick Off! •Website Launch •Valogram Pics •Ask the Beer Guy •Grade Curves •Save Yourself •This is Water •Bold As Tech •Between the Briefs •The Food Court •Grade Deviations •Juan Luis Tienda Pics


Vol. 59, No. 7, February 17, 2009, University Of Michigan Law School Feb 2009

Vol. 59, No. 7, February 17, 2009, University Of Michigan Law School

Res Gestae

•A Blue Jean Lecture with A.W. Brian Simpson •Pub. Int. Love Connection •Halloween Tickets •Save Yourself •Op-Ed: Postracialism •MLaw SCOTUS Clerks •Kicking it Old School •Mr. Wolverine Photos •Q&A with Dean Sarosi •The Tech Column •Sports •The Beer Guy •When You Were Cooler •Nunc Pro Tunc •A Call to Action


Vol. 59, No. 6, November 19, 2008, University Of Michigan Law School Nov 2008

Vol. 59, No. 6, November 19, 2008, University Of Michigan Law School

Res Gestae

•Two Days with Desmond Tutu •Pulitzer Prof •Lawyer Video Game •Save Yourself •Between the Briefs •This is Water •The Tech Column •When You Were Cooler •The Food Court •Halloween Pics


Vol. 59, No. 5, October 29, 2008, University Of Michigan Law School Oct 2008

Vol. 59, No. 5, October 29, 2008, University Of Michigan Law School

Res Gestae

•Jenny Runkles Banquet •Letter from the Editor •Tech Column •Save Yourself •Between the Briefs •Presidential Debate •This is Water •Best of LawOpen •The Food Court


Vol. 59, No. 4, October 14, 2008, University Of Michigan Law School Oct 2008

Vol. 59, No. 4, October 14, 2008, University Of Michigan Law School

Res Gestae

•The RG Tries Its Hand at Economic Analysis •Letter to the Editor •Nunc Pro Tunc •Kicking it Old School •Pop Linguistics •Softball Champs •Nannes •Save Yourself •Case Notes •The Food Court •Fall Recipe Bonanza