Tagged: professor

The Best Of The Best

Tonight the 87th Academy Awards will take place in Hollywood. At this time last year Matthew McConaughey¬†won an Oscar and I blogged about the best parts of my 2L year at BU Law. ¬†I don’t really have any Oscar predictions for this year, but I would like to reflect on the best parts on my […]

“If you aren’t afraid of getting it wrong …”

My Evidence professor says we are going to go over the hardest problem in the book. He explains that it is the best-written problem, with the most complex answer, in the entire semester. He gives his usual speech about he doesn’t embarrass anyone, ever, and I have my usual thought: How would you know? Isn’t […]

‘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 […]