Stetson wins Hermes Creative Awards for video features

Stetson University College of Law’s communications team in Gulfport, Florida, has been honored with multiple Hermes Creative Awards for its video features spotlighting students and alumni. Hermes Creative Awards is an international competition for creative professionals who work on concept, writing and design using traditional materials and emerging technologies. Stetson won a platinum and a gold Hermes Creative Award for its video series. Stetson’s video… » Read more


Ciara Torres-Spelliscy

Professor Ciara Torres-Spelliscy presented on a panel on “Money in Politics and Democracy” with co-panelists John Bonifaz, Professor Mark Alexander, Professor Larry Lessig, and Moderator FEC Commissioner Ellen Weintraub at Harvard Law School’s Symposium on “Advancing a New Jurisprudence for American Self-Government and Democracy” on November 7, 2014. She spoke about how money in American politics places meritocracy at risk.… » Read more


Linda Anderson

Professor Linda Anderson recently presented at the New England Regional Legal Writing Conference, Developing Persuasion Skills Through Leadership Training:  Providing Students with a New Lens for Legal Writing, at the New England Consortium of Legal Writing Teachers Conference, Vermont Law School.… » Read more


Jason Palmer

Professor Jason Palmer has been appointed co-chair for the Legal Writing Institute’s Biennial Meeting in Portland, Oregon, in July 2016, an event which will attract approximately 500 legal writing professors from all across the United States.… » Read more


Susan Rozelle

Associate Dean Susan D. Rozelle has been appointed to the Editorial Board of the ABA Criminal Justice Magazine; her article, Practice Attributional Charity: Cognitive Bias in Intentional Homicide Law, is forthcoming in volume 47 of the Texas Tech Law Review (invited symposium contribution); and she presented “Eating the Elephant: Institutional Strategies for Work-Life Balance,” at the Southeastern Association of Law Schools Conference in August.… » Read more


Carol Henderson

Professor Carol Henderson was appointed to the planning committee for Forensic Science Programs for the Judicial Division of the ABA.  Programs will take place during both midyear and annual ABA meetings. She also was invited to present “Facing Twenty-First Century Challenges to Expert Testimony: An Approach for Success” and “The Future Relationship of Law and Forensic Science: A Collaborative Model” in Seoul, South Korea at… » Read more


Peter Fitzgerald

Professor Peter Fitzgerald’s article, Good Badger, Bad Badger: The Impact of Perspective on Wildlife Law and Policy, was recently published in the Journal of Animal & Natural Resource Law (10 J. Animal & Natural Resource Law 41 (2014)).… » Read more


Peter Fitzgerald

Professor Peter Fitzgerald will have a short piece entitled “The WTO, Hunting Seals, and Public Morality” in the Wildlife News column of the Animal Law Committee of the ABA Torts and Insurance Practice Section summer newsletter. The piece discusses the WTO Appellate Body’s May 22nd  decision in the EU Seal Products Regulation case – the first AB decision to recognize that animal welfare concerns are… » Read more


Mark Bauer

Professor Mark Bauer’s article, “’Peter Pan’ As Public Policy: Should Fifty-Five Plus Age-Restricted Communities Continue To Be Exempt From Civil Rights Law and Substantive Federal Regulation?,” 21 Elder L. J. 33 (2013), has been selected for reprinting in the Zoning and Planning Law Handbook (Thomson Reuters 2014), as one of the most important contributions to the literature of zoning and land use law of the… » Read more


Rebecca Morgan

Professor Rebecca Morgan, and husband Jay, were recognized May 3 by the Friends of the Sunshine Center, Inc., during their Puttin’ on the Ritz gala.  … » Read more