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Cardozo Moot Court

Life takes you strange places. If you’d told me three years ago that I would not only stand up to present a fifteen minute oral appellate argument more than once, but would actually sign up to do so of my own volition, I might not have believed you. I did know that participation in the […]

Spring break pro bono’s so nice, I did it twice!

Last year I went to Portland, Maine, to work at Pine Tree Legal Assistance for spring break, as part of the BU Law Pro Bono Program’s spring service trips. The work was so educational, so interesting, and so fulfilling that I decided to go for a second round! I was the only student from last […]

3L is a Time of Change

At the top of my to-do list for spring break was a massive project I’ve been meaning to do for a while: cleaning my room. Now, when I say cleaning my room, I don’t mean picking things up off the floor and shoving them somewhere so I can vacuum – from most people’s perspective my […]

Survival

You may recall my last post, where I could not have been more thrilled and excited to see snow. I wanted to jump in it, shovel it, throw it, play in it. All of it. As the days have passed and the snow has continued to fall, and fall, and fall, as the MBTA shut […]

Your friendly local law student can’t give you legal advice (& she’s sorry for it.)

A couple of days ago I received an email from a friend of a family member of mine asking for my help in understanding an issue of tax law. I’ve been asked to give advice on the law or legal systems a few times now in law school and every time I’ve had to decline. If […]