Susan Stuart

Susan Stuart

Professor of Law
Susan.Stuart@valpo.edu
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Education

J.D., Indiana University – Indianapolis
M.Ed., Valparaiso University
B.A., DePauw University

Courses Taught

Education Law
Insurance Law
Legal Writing
Remedies
Trusts & Estates

Representative Scholarship

Bringing a Knife to the Gunfight:  The Academically Underprepared Law Student & Legal Education Reform (co-author: Ruth Vance) (in circulation).

All Roads Lead from Vietnam: The War on Drugs, Drug Policy, & Veterans (working title), ___ Alb. Gov’t L. Rev. ___ (2013) (work-in-progress; invited Symposium - Overdose:  The Failure of the US Drug War and Attempts at Legalization).

Warriors, Machismo & Jockstraps:  Sexually Exploitative Athletic Hazing and Title IX in the Public School Locker Room, 35 W. New Eng. L. Rev. ___ (2013) (forthcoming).

“Hope and Despondence”:  Emerging Adulthood and Higher Education’s Relationship with Its Nonviolent Mentally Ill Students, 38 J. Coll. & U.L. 319 (2012) (peer-reviewed).

 A New Sheriff in Town:  Armistice in the War on Drugs and Students’ Civil Rights, 13 Fla. Coastal L. Rev. 335 (2012).

Hazelwood School District v. Kuhlmeier, Encyclopedia of Diversity in Education (Sage Pub. 2011) (forthcoming) (encyclopedia entry) (solicited).

War as Metaphor and the Rule of Law in Crisis: The Lessons We Should Have Learned from the War on Drugs2011 SIU L.J. 1 (2011).

In Loco Parentis in the Public Schools: Abused, Confused and in Need of Change, 78 U. Cin. L. Rev. 969 (2010).

When the Cure Is Worse than the Disease: Student Random Drug-Testing & Its Empirical Failure, 44 Val. L. Rev. 1055 (2010) (invited Symposium).

Honors and Professional Activities

Education Law Association. Member
Legal Writing Institute. Member and Associate Editor (1998, 2006 to current)
AALS. Education Law Section
Scribes:  The American Society of Legal Writers
American, Indiana State and Indianapolis (past member) Bar Associations