Tagged: winter break

Your Brain on Winter Break

Sleep for ten hours the night after finals. Receive nutrients from vegetables for the first time in days. Wonder how you are can possibly spend a full week without studying. Panic that you must be forgetting to do something. Forget about upcoming grades. Remember that you will get your grades in a few weeks. Convince […]

Winter Break Trip

Although it’s a bit delayed, I wanted to do a blog post about the trip that I took with my college roommate over winter break. I’m home sick with the flu right now, so it felt like a good time to take a walk down memory lane to exactly one month ago when I was […]

Eye on the Prize

Intersession felt like cherry blossom season in Japan: a time of togetherness, a profusion of color, an ephemeral celebration. Before I knew it, I was back in Boston for Lawyering Lab, a rigorous week where 1Ls get a taste of transactional law. We practiced counseling clients, analyzing and drafting contracts, and negotiating the terms of […]

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 […]

My Final Semester is Here…

This winter break seemed to fly by this year, and it’s hard to believe that in about a week I will be starting my final semester of law school. While I am excited to be almost done with school and to have the law school stress finally lifted from my shoulders, I am also anxious […]