Tagged: 1L

The Conclusion of 1L

So I’m officially back in New York for the summer and today is a week since I submitted for the writing competition. I just finished my first week of work and finally had a moment to sit down and reflect on what this year meant to me, and what it taught me (both inside of […]

The 1L Summer Job Search

The search for a 1L summer job is certainly an experience. For me, the process was long, stressful, and difficult. It’s not always like that, however, as some people find success quickly. For the most part, a lot of the summer job process is a total shot in the dark; some stuff sticks, some stuff […]

How Far You’ve Come, and How Far You Will Go

April 30th, 2017, and I’m sitting at the (almost) end of my second year of law school. Honestly, I’m not really sure where all that time has gone, but I guess I shouldn’t be surprised because wondering how time passes so quickly one of the biggest cliches there is. In any case, realizing that I’m […]

Reflections on 1L Fall Exams as Spring Exams Approach

So since Monday starts my official last week of classes as a 1L and I am now in the thick of preparing for exams, I thought there was no better a time than now to reflect on what I learned from the Fall exam cycle. Final exams are always stressful, but they have definitely taken […]

Practicing Mindfulness During Law School

Mindfulness is probably not a word that most people associate either with law school generally or law students specifically, but it is something that has shaped my life since about halfway through my undergraduate studies and continues to hold weight as I navigate the world of law school. Most people associate things like stress, overwork, […]