Faculty News for Meredith Stange

Meredith StangeMeredith A.G. Stange
Director of Legal Writing Program

B.A., University of Wisconsin-Madison
J.D., Boston College Law School
Email: mstange@niu.edu
Phone: (815) 753-1958

Stange and Hunter Present at AASE Conference

On May 27th, 2015, NIU Law Legal Writing Program Director Meredith Stange and Academic Success Program Director Jeanna Hunter presented at the Association of Academic Support Educators' (AASE) Conference at the John Marshall Law School in Chicago. The presentation was titled "Red Rover, Red Rover, Send Applicant A Right Over: ASP and Admissions Working Hand-in-Hand to Boost the Probability of Student Success."

Instructor Meredith Stange Presents at Legal Writing Workshop

On Friday, December 12th, 2014, Meredith Stange presented at the Legal Writing Institute's (LWI) One-Day Workshop, Preparing Practice Ready Students, at Southern Illinois University School of Law. Her presentation was titled, "Iamsexy2252@yahoo.com is an Inappropriate Email Address for Professional Correspondence: Why NIU Law Added a Status Email Assignment to First Year Legal Writing."

Stange is a member of the Legal Writing Institute's Plagiarism Committee (2006-08, 2012-14), its Diversity Initiatives Committee (2010-12), and is currently a member of its Idea Bank Committee as well as its ad hoc committee to update the LWI website.

Legal Writing Instructor Meredith Stange Publishes Primer for First-Year Students

Meredith Stange has had her article, "Law Students Lie and Other Practical Information for First-Year Students," published in the Fall 2012 edition of The Law Teacher, a joint publication of the Gonzaga and Washburn University Schools of Law.  The article addresses common misconceptions and dispenses valuable advice regarding the entry into law school for a first-year student.  Stange's entry begins on page 18 of the publication.