Category: Academics

Finals: Part II

Finals: Part II It seems like yesterday when the weather was a little chillier, the days a little shorter, and the time in the library sooooooo much longer. Yep, it’s here again: FINALS TIME. Although it’s never (ever) a pleasant time, I am much happier to say that this finals season I will be applying […]

The Final Days

As the final days of my law school career approach, I wanted to write about how much has changed and how far I have come over the past three years. It has been a rollercoaster ride, to say the least, but I am so happy that I got on. I applied to one law school […]

Moot Court

While wrapping up the semester and studying for finals, I have also been preparing for moot court. Moot court is part of second semester legal writing class. In fact, it’s a considerable part of the second semester. Moot court cases were released a couple months ago, and since then, writing class has been devoted to […]

‘Here I am (at court), to speak what I do know’

Today, I argued my first case beyond the immediate suburbs, as well as my first case in criminal court. Though the learning curve was steep, I was well-prepared, thanks to the diligent supervision of my Victim Rights Law Center supervisor and my education at BU Law. This was my first case before a district court. Previously, I have argued […]

Crunch Time

We are down to the wire here at BU Law, and as a 1L facing the end of my second semester, I’m finding myself spread pretty thin. Reading for class, outlining, networking, extracurriculars. I’ve been finalizing and submitting my full Appellate Brief and prepping for oral arguments in front of a panel of judges scheduled […]