Shakira D. Pleasant

University of Miami - School of Law

Professor of Legal Writing & Lecturer in Law

P.O. Box 248087

Coral Gables, FL 33146

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

4

DOWNLOADS

152

CITATIONS

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Scholarly Papers (4)

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Brief of Legal Scholars Defending Diversity in Higher Education as Amici Curiae in Support of Respondents, Fisher v. University of Texas at Austin, et al. (14-981)

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 04 Nov 2015
Shakira D. Pleasant and Vinay Harpalani
University of Miami - School of Law and Savannah Law School
Downloads 82 (297,155)
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affirmative action, diversity, higher education, university, race-conscious, admissions

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Fisher's Forewarning: Using Data to Normalize College Admissions

University of Pennsylvania Journal of Constitutional Law, Vol. 21, No. 3, 2019
Number of pages: 68 Posted: 22 Apr 2019
Shakira D. Pleasant
University of Miami - School of Law
Downloads 34 (443,792)

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Affirmative Action, Race, Higher Ed, Diversity, Admissions, College Admissions, Lean Six Sigma, Education Policy

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More than Just the Numbers: Fisher v. Texas and the Impact of Texas's Top Ten Percent Law

University of Miami Business Law Review, Vol. 24, No. 111, 2016
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 17 Jan 2017
Shakira D. Pleasant
University of Miami - School of Law
Downloads 21 (509,829)

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Gaining Exposure to Law Practice Through Best Practices

93 DENV. L. REV. ONLINE 83 (2016)
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 28 Apr 2016
Shakira D. Pleasant
University of Miami - School of Law
Downloads 15 (544,509)

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pedagogy, legal writing, upper-level, curriculum design

Other Papers (1)

Total Downloads: 10
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Overcoming Writing Challenges: Counsel for Aspiring, Novice, and Experienced Legal Professionals Bird by Bird: Some Instructions on Writing and Life by Anne Lamott

Legal Communication & Rhetoric: JALWD, Vol. 13, 2016
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 15 Dec 2016 Last Revised: 15 Jan 2017
Shakira D. Pleasant
University of Miami - School of Law
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Legal Writing