Category: Social Life/Boston

Life Beyond the Tower

When I look back on my first year of law school, I can firmly say that 90% of my memories involve being inside the four walls of the law tower. Other than the occasional visitor, a majority of my waking moments were spent on one of the 17 floors of the law school building. I […]

Staycation, All I Ever Wanted

Spring Break in Boston! This year, I ended up going for the staycation—partially by choice, partially by virtue of back-to-back nor’easters hitting the east coast. While the stormy weather hasn’t made it feel exactly like spring break, sticking around town has its benefits in recharging for the final push before graduation. There is, after all, […]

Glimpses of Spring

You can never know what to expect from a Boston winter. The Farmer’s Almanac said this past season was going to be a wet one, and we had our share of winter storms. Mercifully, the feet of snow that have dropped over the last few months have quickly been washed away by warm temperatures and […]


Stress and anxiety are real. So let’s talk about it. One of the best pieces of advice I received my 1L year was to have a go-to de-stresser. Dealing with stress is hard, and it takes work, but I found this advice very helpful. Developing a habit of turning to something healthy and de-stressing in […]

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 […]