Category: Extracurriculars

Tricking Yourself Into Exercising: A Law Student’s Guide

The winter Olympics are providing endless entertainment these days and watching the dynamic athletes is fascinating. It’s been particularly interesting to watch the veterans and the young guns converge: Shaun White and Lindsey Vonn are winning their last medals while Chloe Kim and Red Gerard are 17 years old and already winning their first of […]

The Legal Follies Present…

It’s almost February, which can only mean one thing: we’re just a few weeks away from the annual Legal Follies show. This year, I’ve had the privilege of serving as co-director for the group of ten fellow law students who write, produce, direct, and star in a sketch comedy show that pokes fun at the […]

Pirate Lawyering 101

  When I was solidifying my plans for law school and becoming serious about applying my junior year of college, I met a friend of a friend who told me about admiralty law. He works in the industry but on the insurance side and described Admiralty law to me as “if a vessel, flagged under […]

From the Taipei Airport…

Hello from Taipei! I am sitting in the Taiwan Taoyuan airport, sipping on Boba Milk Tea. I can hear a variety of languages around me, including Mandarin, Taiwanese, and English. I arrived here only a few days ago, after 24 hours of travel. In another hour, I’ll hop back on a plane for another long […]

Law in Luxembourg – Visit to the European Court of Justice

One of the best things about studying in Europe is how accessible so much of the continent is. As part of our degree program, my LLM program took us all to Luxembourg for a week to attend seminars and visit the European Court of Justice, which is basically the Supreme Court of Europe. A quick […]