Tagged: stress

Does Law School Have a Toxic Atmosphere?

Starting out law school I had no idea what to expect. None of my family had gone to college, let alone to law school. I had zero preconceptions and did not know what to expect. As you’ll see, law school is a small bubble. You go to class with the same people every day for […]

Unconventional Finals Prep: Procrasti-cleaning

You’d think that I’d be used to law school finals considering this is my 4th time (and, since I came right through from undergrad, I’ve been having final exams and papers every winter and every spring for the past 6 years of my life). Spoiler alert: I’m not used to them, at all, and I […]

Nightly Routine to Destress

As a self-professed self-care queen, I wanted to do a post about a few tips that I have for managing stress at this point in the semester. It’s hard to believe that this is my fourth semester of law school, and although I was honestly in a state of non-stop stress during 1L, regardless differences […]

Finding New Hobbies When You Don’t Have Time

One of the things I struggled with most in law school was feeling like I didn’t have any time for my hobbies. Before law school, I was a college rower, an avid reader, and an active musical theater performer and choral singer. When I moved to Boston for law school, as you’ll understand if you […]

Stress

Stress and anxiety are real. So let’s talk about it. One of the best pieces of advice I received my 1L year was to have a go-to de-stresser. Dealing with stress is hard, and it takes work, but I found this advice very helpful. Developing a habit of turning to something healthy and de-stressing in […]