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Exploring North End

One of my favorite aspects of attending law school in Boston is the fact that Boston offers a number of distinct neighborhoods. Within a ten-minute walk or a ride on the T, you can find yourself in a completely different setting with completely different attractions. From Back Bay to North End, Beacon Hill to South […]

There’s Snow Time Like Your First Time

If you’re currently situated somewhere in the Northeastern United States, then you’re well aware of the current state of the weather union. But, if you haven’t yet been briefed on the situation, here it is in one word: SNOW. While this isn’t my first snowy rodeo, it is only my second real New England winter […]

Taking a Break…

Winter break is a sacred time for law students – finals are over, there are no homework obligations, and you can finally just breathe. A three-week break from classes, casebooks, and computer screens is a treat in itself. Although having time off is gift enough, having the opportunity to revisit hobbies and to try new […]

…Servare Rem Publicam

If you approach the state house from Boston Common, you will pass Augustus Saint-Gauden’s stunning tribute to Robert Gould Shaw and the soldiers of the 54th Massachusetts Regiment. Unveiled 120 years ago this May, its official name as a National Historic Site is the Shaw Memorial. But locally, and perhaps more appropriately, people know it […]

Clinic and Journal and Mock Trial, Oh My

Well, it’s officially February now and that means that winter break is nothing but a memory. Is has been back to school mode for a while now, but I still have found it difficult this semester to brush out the cobwebs in my brain. As this semester picks up, though, it seems that I will […]