Tagged: Fun

Crunch Time

We are down to the wire here at BU Law, and as a 1L facing the end of my second semester, I’m finding myself spread pretty thin. Reading for class, outlining, networking, extracurriculars. I’ve been finalizing and submitting my full Appellate Brief and prepping for oral arguments in front of a panel of judges scheduled […]

Winter Interlude: Reality, Plus Lots of Books & Day Trips

Reality Not so long ago, I finished eighty-one pages of seminar paper writing in about 10 days — and that’s not counting various drafts and outlines. This wasn’t just any writing, but intense research and original analysis (see my previous post for more), and it was exhilarating and exhausting to think so hard about new-to-me concepts. My brain […]

Stuffed.

“You’ll never go hungry.” These were some of the parting words my former boss gave me as I made the move from New York to Boston. Knowing how much I enjoy exploring new and different foods, my boss was sure I would love Boston. Unfortunately, 1L year leaves very limited time to love anything. So […]

Snowed In: A Tale of Yetis, Snow Forts, and Burning Marshmallows

I was born in California, and lived a generally snow-free existence for the first several years of my life. Ever since, I have had an almost fiendish love of snowstorms. I was the weird kid flushing ice cubes down the toilet, doing snow dances in the street, and wearing my pajamas inside-out in hopes of […]

January is the Greatest Month

I might not speak for the majority when I say this, but January is one of my favorite months to be a law student. For starters, winter hasn’t been around for long enough to lose its magic. Waking up to the glint of snow outside your window carries with it a little glimpses of what […]