Conversations With the Legal Academy

Online as a podcast
  • Hosted by Darinda Sharp, Collin Hesse

Conversations with the Legal Academy explores the scholarship and background of some of the nation’s leading legal scholars. This monthly podcast, brought to you by the University of Arkansas School of Law, features wide-ranging interviews with renowned legal academics from all over the country. Co-hosted by School of Law Director of Communications Darinda Sharp and Academic Programs Coordinator Collin Hesse.

Margot Pollans, faculty director of the Pace-NRDC Food Law Initiative and assistant professor at the Pace University Elisabeth Haub School of Law, discusses her research on the FDA, the environment and nutrition. She was on campus in February 2018 as part of the law school's speaker exchange.

courtesy: Yale Law School

Josh Galperin, the director of the Environmental Protection Clinic and clinical lecturer in law at Yale Law School, discusses his research on private environmental governance. He was on campus as part of the Arkansas Law Review Symposium in October 2017.

Jill Lens, an associate professor at the University of Arkansas School of Law, discusses her research on tort law and recognition of reproductive losses. Lens joined the U of A faculty in January of 2018, and the conversation was recorded in February.

Regina Hopper, alumna and senior vice president global public policy, GRIDSmart Technologies, talks with Darinda Sharp about her work with integrated mobility through connected and automated technologies. She was on campus in February 2018 to accept the Gayle Pettus Pontz Award.

University of Arkansas associate professors of law Tiffany Murphy and Jon Marshfield talk with Senior Associate Dean Brian Gallini about their research, writing process and article submission strategies.