Category: In the Community

Newbie to Networking

In my first semester of law school, I received email after email inviting me to attend “networking events.” Having come straight through from undergrad, I had no idea what the word networking was or even how to do it. But, as a newly poor law student, the enticing description of food and drinks along with […]

“Send Silence Packing”

The time between Thanksgiving and the December holidays can be filled with mixed emotions. Law students, like everyone else, remember those we have lost. We wish they could be with us, but we are also profoundly grateful for the time we had with them. As Christmas music starts to play on the radio and strings […]

Nutcracker Boston-Style

What began as family holiday tradition has morphed into a personal pilgrimage. From the ages of 5 through 17, I attended the same Nutcracker production in San Diego with my family. On my own in college, I began to branch out: San Jose. San Francisco. Graduate school in Budapest brought two spectacular performances at the Hungarian […]

Tourist Season

This past weekend I had the glorious job of hosting 6 of my friends in my apartment for a whole weekend of Boston Halloween fun. Being a law school student, it should come as no surprise that I had a whole three day weekend itinerary planned with every hour of the day filled with activities […]

Non-law-school-things

This is going to be a post about non-law-school-activities. I’m sure you’re wondering why on earth that I’m posting about non-law-school-things on a LAW SCHOOL blog, but I think it’s actually a really important thing to point out you can, in fact, do other things! I feel a lot more freedom during 2L, or, rather, […]