Category: Extracurriculars

Mental Health & Manicures

…speaking of mental health during Law School, How do you unwind? For some, getting in a quick manicure is the perfect study break. You leave feeling relaxed and rejuvenated. Additionally, it is a quiet time where you are unable to use your phone and are forced to reflect on your day and your plans. In order […]

Admiralty Moot Court 2019

Last year, I wrote about my first time competing in the Judge John R. Brown Admiralty Moot Court competition here. I competed again this year and thought I’d write a post summarizing my second experience! Logistically, this year’s competition our team was made up of 2/3rds of last year’s team: Sigal and myself as returners, […]

Closing Time: The Last Law Prom

This past weekend I attended my last Law Prom, or Barristers’ Ball. Barristers’ Ball is an event most law schools across the country partake in and it is traditionally a semi-formal or formal dance where the entirety of the law school attends and dances the night away! BU Law has their Barristers’ Ball (affectionately known as […]

Spring Break Trip: Visit to Washington, D.C.

This past weekend I kicked off spring break with a trip to Washington, D.C.! I’ve been to D.C. once before, but it was a school related trip when I was in undergrad so I didn’t much have the opportunity to sight-see. There’s so much to see and do in D.C. that it really is a […]

Putting Yourself Out There: Negotiation Competition

BU Law hosts an intramural negotiation competition each year. As a 1L, you may hear the call to compete in October and think, “Too soon. No skills.” The beauty of the negotiation competition is that you can succeed while knowing very little law. You are simply challenged to work effectively with your teammate to achieve […]