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All Riled Up

I try to keep up with the news, but a lot of things go over my head and I don’t always follow up to understand the issue. In law school sometimes we learn about things that illuminate otherwise confusing political issues. This week during our two consecutive snow days I worked on research for a […]

Cramming it all in

This semester is kind of a doozy for me: I’m finishing my JD and (unexpectedly) also finishing my LLM in taxation. I’m taking part in BU’s sketch comedy group, the Legal Follies, which is a huge time commitment between down and February 28. I’m also volunteering for Boston Tax Help, at which I will do […]

I’m a loner, law school — a rebel

Winter break’s end is looming, and I’m anxious about going back to school — but not for the reasons you might imagine. I’m eager to return to my clinic, and to start Public Health Law, Mediation, and Feminist Jurisprudence classes. I’m even excited about Albers Moot Court competition and judging and coaching the BU Client […]

Pau Hana Time

I’m one of those charmed, enviable people whose mom’s family is from Hawaii, which meant that this year, I couldn’t fizzle out completely after exams until I had boarded an airplane headed for Honolulu. Poor me. While some people might be frustrated by the prospect of spending 11 hours on an airplane, I settled into […]

Reflections

I’m a fairly nostalgic person to begin with, which may be why I enjoy New Year’s Eve as a holiday. Looking back on this semester is a particularly weird thought experiment because December 2014 marks the half-way point of my law school career. That is truly mind-boggling for so many reasons. First of all, I […]