Duke Law Journal Announces Volume 66 Executive Committee

The Duke Law Journal is pleased to announce the Executive Committee for Volume 66 (2016-2017):

Editor-in-Chief: Ace Factor

Managing Editor: Glenn Chappell

Senior Research Editor: Amelia DeGory

Senior Articles Editor: Christina O’Tousa

Senior Notes Editor: Cory Fleming

Senior Online Editor: Trevor Chenoweth

Executive Editors: Ryan Brunner, Paul Ream, Meredith Simons, Stephen Tagert

Articles Editors: Will Hawkins, Amelia Krolak, Andrew Lowdon, Ashlee Paxton-Turner, Brian Underwood

Notes Editors: Andrew Husick, Alex Kasnetz, Shawn Quinn, Shanna Rifkin

Research Editors: Leach Colucci, Patrick Jones, Karim Pirani, Elizabeth Plaster, Ben Wasserman

Online Editors: Soozie Lim, Zach Newkirk

Special Projects Editor: Zach Siegler

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L&CP’s Volume 80 Executive Board

The Volume 79 board of Law and Contemporary Problems is thrilled to announce the incoming executive board for Volume 80. Each member of the new board was selected based on his or her commitment to the journal, superior editing and management skills, and demonstrated intellectual curiosity that is critical to the journal’s continued success.

Congratulations to L&CP’s newest executive board:

Editor in Chief: Jessie Pearigen
Managing Editor: Erika Ward
Executive Editor: Sarah Trent
Executive Editor: Andrew Gershenfeld
Executive Editor: Sean McClelland
Executive Editor: Will Harvey
Symposium Editor: Zach Siegel
Publications/Lead Articles Editor: Brandon Springer
Notes & Research Editor: Jenn Tian
Online Editor: Kyle Coogan

Many thanks, as always, for the ongoing support by our journal members, peers, and faculty. We look forward to a fantastic year ahead.

Best,
Volume 79 of Law and Contemporary Problems

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Food Access, Social Inequality, and Urban Environmental Sustainability

Tuesday, February 9, 2016
11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Field Auditorium, Nicholas School of the Environment

Dr. Dorceta E. Taylor will examine the theoretical framing of food insecurity and the assumptions made by
studies of food access. It will examine the shortcomings and gaps in the conceptualization of studies and challenges
that exist in studying food access. Dr. Taylor will use case studies from Michigan to illustrate the complexities of the urban food landscape and suggest approaches to studying these more systematically.

Light lunch will be provided.

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DLD Submission for 02/09/2016: Student Technology Survey–Please fill out!

Duke Law School Information Services asks you to take 5 minutes and fill out the student technology survey. We use the results to plan and improve our services. We appreciate your time! https://law.duke.edu/dlsis/surveys/

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Taming Microsoft Word for Window’s Paragraph Numbering Feature

The way Word for Windows implements paragraph numbering makes it difficult to customize numbering.

To learn more about how to use this feature in Word, please visit -> https://lawyerist.com/91553/taming-microsoft-words-paragraph-numbering-feature/ and https://lawyerist.com/67102/auto-numbering-microsoft-word-beyond-paragraphs/

Source: Jason Grady

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The Salience of Diversity and Inclusivity in Environmental Organizations: Current and Future Strategies

Monday, February 8, 2016
1:00-2:30 p.m.
Soc/Psych Building, Rm 329

Dr. Dorceta E. Taylor focuses on the historical and contemporary factors that have influenced the level of diversity and inclusivity in environmental organizations and the movement writ large. Dr. Taylor will examine the current status of diversity in environmental organizations and provide an update on changes since the publication of the 2014 The State of Diversity in Environmental Institutions report. She will also examine strategies that have been effective in enhancing diversity in the field.

Light lunch will be provided.

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Security Tip while screen sharing

When sharing content from your desktop, laptop or other mobile device through WebEx, Skype, or Airplay, it is wise to close your email, instant messaging and other immediate apps so you don’t also share your personal life or sensitive information.

Source: Miguel Bordo

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