Wednesday, May 11, 2011
This week the law faculty at Seattle University overwhelmingly voted to allow their current legal writing professors to apply for tenure and to advertise their new legal writing hires as tenure-track positions.
Hearty congratulations to Anne, Laurel, Mary, Sara, Janet, Connie, Mimi, Lori, Deirdre, and Chris!
They walked like ducks and talked like ducks for decades (literally decades for some of them), and finally their other colleagues looked around and realized, they are ducks just like us.
Let's hope this is like the end of the Soviet bloc or Mideastern dictators: when one goes, it starts an unstoppable process.