Tag:Children

Books Worked on by Prof. Desnoyer Win Major Awards

December 17th, 2013

Assisting author Brad Meltzer, Prof. Brad Desnoyer researched and drafted the nonfiction books Heroes for My Son and Heroes for My Daughter. The companion books, published in 2010 and 2012, were immediate New York Times Bestsellers. Now,

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Prof. Abrams’ Articles Liken Cyberbullying Victimization to Educational Disabilities

November 25th, 2013

The Missouri Law Review has published Prof. Doug Abrams’ article, “Bullying Victimization as a Disability in Public Elementary and Secondary Education.” The article is part of the Review’s 2012 symposium, “Cyberbullying: Emerging Realities and Legal Challenges,” which

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Prof. Abrams Interviewed about Youth Coaches’ Decisions that Clash with Parents’ Values

November 18th, 2013

Over the objections of some parents who did not permit their sons to attend, a Corbett, Oregon middle school football coach recently held the team’s year-end awards dinner at a nearly Hooters restaurant. On WFAN, New York’s

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High School Football Concussions Focus of Special Report Featuring Prof. Abrams

November 14th, 2013

KCTV5 in Kansas City recently aired a special report about whether Missouri high schools are doing enough to protect football players from traumatic brain injuries caused by concussions. The report found, among other things, that high school

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Prof. Abrams Publishes “An Open Letter to Boys About Sexual Abuse”

October 31st, 2013

Prof. Doug Abrams’ latest sports blog column, “An Open Letter to Boys About Sexual Abuse,” discusses teenage boys’ legal obligations in light of nationally reported stories of sexual abuse by high school athletes in Steubenville, Ohio, last

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