Tagged: advice

On Warmer Weather and Summer Employment

Boston recently had its first thaw day. The sun was out, the people were out, the sidewalks were flooded with melting snow. Everyone was generally excited to have some warm weather (and by warm, I mean low 30’s). Life couldn’t have been better and the fact that the MBTA restored the green line to regular […]

Should I Go to Law School?

The idea of going to law school occurred to me for the first time during the summer before my junior year of college. I had just declared my history major the semester before and I was in the midst of that (completely normal) panic that every humanities major goes through when they realize that they […]

What is it like to plan a big event?

I am involved in the Asian Pacific American Law Student Association (APALSA) as the VP of Professional Development. As VP, I organize the largest law firm event for the 1Ls – Meet the Firms. This event usually hosts up to twenty local and national firms and invites the entire first year class (approximately 200 students). […]

Where everyone knows my name…

One of the most difficult things about moving away from home is friendship. It can be difficult to maintain intimacy with your friends when you do not see them regularly or even talk as often as you would if you lived in the same city. I worried about my best friends and I drifting apart, […]

Sometimes, they just don’t get it…

You can’t escape law school. At some point in the semester, you’ll find you can’t stop yourself from talking about law school, thinking about law school, and dreading law school. With your law school friends, they completely empathize with you on the suffering and unhappiness of finals, case briefs, and outlines. With your non-law school […]