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

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.