Professor Liz Frost is the 2017-18 Writing Specialist supported by the Galen Program. In this role, she is initiating Throwback Thursdays, a series of short, 20-minute lessons on writing fundamentals, which are available to all Oregon Law students (JD, CRES, LLM). Professor Frost will also hold periodic Just Write sessions, three-hour blocks of time for students to work on major writing projects without distractions.
Professor Megan McAlpin was Oregon Law’s first Writing Specialist a position that began when she was named the Galen Scholar in Legal Writing, 2015-16 and continued into the following year. Professor McAlpin organized writing workshops for first-year students, coordinated the work of peer writing tutors, and met one-on-one with students to provide writing instruction.