Posts by: clarussa

January Discoveries

Well it’s been about two and a half weeks that I’ve been back at the law tower. As the month winds down, here are a few great things I discovered about BU Law in January: 1. The Ski Trip Leading up to the annual BU Law ski trip, we were told that we just had […]

New Year Reflections

Two weeks ago today, a few hours after my last exam ended, I was sitting on a Greyhound bus headed back to New York for a friend’s wedding. As I stared out the big bus window at Christmas lights and commuters, I felt like I was in another world. I had just spent about 15 […]

Thoughts on Boston

I’ll be honest with you, I only left my apartment once yesterday. I walked half a block to Seven-Eleven to buy a yogurt and a mediocre chocolate chip cookie. It was snowing. I wore sweatpants. The cashier was the first person I had spoken to all day. Yes folks, it’s officially exam time. Right now, […]

Leaving the Library

Unfortunately, I’m getting started on the BU Law blog just as final exams are shifting from a distant worry to a source of daily angst. Since this is my first time going through the law school exam process, all I can offer right now is fearful speculation. As that is far from productive, I’m not […]

Jumping In

Starting 1L year is like jumping in the deep end of a pool. There’s no easing in slowly, no time to get acclimated; you’re submerged almost as soon as you enter the classroom. Inevitably, you spend a few days flailing around. Soon, you learn to tread water. Eventually, you’re back on your feet. My name […]