Tagged: 1L

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, […]

Tips for Outlining as a 1L

I’ve just hit the mid-way mark in my Spring Semester as a 1L here at BU Law, and I took advantage of some of the free time that I had over Spring Break to make a comprehensive plan for outlining for exams (and somehow managed to meet my goal despite my jam-packed schedule at home). […]

All About the Lawyering Lab

I finished the Lawyering Lab last Friday and, although I was a bit disappointed that my winter break had to be cut short (and that I was still getting over a massive cold when it began), I can honestly say that the week was well-worth traveling back up to Boston early for. The days were […]

The Law School Stereotype

Everyone comes to law school wanting to be the perfect student. I’m willing to bet that in most peoples’ ideal world, they will get straight A’s, book their classes, and graduate top of their class with an awesome job lined up. Coming in blind, a lot of people have an idea of how that will […]