Professor Jean Sbarge
presented at the Association of Legal Writing Directors Scholars’ Forum held on May 13, 2010, at Hofstra University School of Law, in Hempstead, New York. At the Scholars’ Forum, she discussed an article about teaching professionalism that she is currently writing.
Professor Sbarge also presented “Taking the Lede from Journalism: Two Exercises to Hook Students’ Interest and Introduce Concepts” at the First Empire State Legal Writing Conference at Hofstra University School of Law on May 14, 2010. At the conference, she presented an assignment to introduce legal reasoning and rule application that brings to life the real British Pringles/potato chip case and an assignment to introduce and teach the concept of counterargument that uses fine art and photojournalism.