Tagged: education

New Building, New You

Within a few days of returning to the brand new Redstone building, the transition occurs quickly. Everyone is excited to see one another again and trade summer stories that range from work experiences to new adventures. For those of us who were the last to see the tower before its renovation, we eagerly examined and […]

Did you see what Justice Scalia was wearing?

“It is the obvious which is so difficult to see most of the time. People say ‘It’s as plain as the nose on your face.’ But how much of the nose on your face can you see, unless someone holds a mirror up to you?” ― Isaac Asimov Boston University School of Law has a […]

‘A mind, once expanded by a new idea, never returns to its original dimensions’

Two things you’ll get a lot of in law school: Oliver Wendell Holmes (the title of this post may be cheating — it comes from the senior Holmes, rather than the opining junior, of Supreme Courts of yore) and new experiences. This week brought one of my favorite mind-expanding undertakings to date. It’s not an […]

Winter Is Coming

I watch a lot of television. It’s a great way to relax at the end of a long day and looking forward to watching one of your favorite shows can help you get through whatever work you have left to do. One of the shows that I watch is Game of Thrones. If you’ve never […]

Anti-Social Enterprise

To all my third year law friends, I apologize for my absence of the last couple of months. My antisocial-ness has been directly attributable to my attempt to build a social enterprise. I understand that the idea that I am not being social so that I can engage in social entrepreneurship sounds pompous at worst […]

How exams work

After days and weeks of feverish studying, the first round of law school exams was finally upon us. Most people with even a cursory knowledge of the law school experience know this was a time to be feared, but what all did the dreaded Exam Week actually entail?   What do these law school exams […]

A Day in the Life

Most days in law school even if they feel extremely similar are or can be very different depending on your class year, and depending on what activities you have self selected to participate in. Last year, a day in my life was pretty straight forward, almost all of my time was dedicated to working on […]