Monday, November 11, 2013

Prof. Periman presents at American Association for Paralegal Education 32nd Annual Conference

Prof. Deb Periman, J.D., Justice faculty and Legal Studies Program Coordinator, recently presented at the 32nd Annual American Association for Paralegal Education (AAfPE) Conference this fall in Phoenix.

Prof. Periman presented "Legal Research Reconsidered: Legal Analysis Challenges in Digital Research" which examined the brain connection with print resources, analytic challenges in digital research, and teaching strategies for replicating in digital research the analytic advantages of print research.  She was part of a panel which addressed the topic, "Legal Research Reconsidered: Print vs. Digital."

AAfPE's membership includes hundreds of universities, colleges, and other institutions of higher learning throughout the United States and in Canada. Since 1981, AAfPE's member schools have trained thousands of paralegal students each year to help increase, improve, and support access to the legal system in their communities.