Tagged: winter break

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 […]

Break time in the neighborhoods of Boston

Many law students may be traveling home to spend their winter break with family and friends. But for those who have some time around Boston after finals end or before classes (or lawyering lab) starts back up, consider taking some time to explore the different neighborhoods in Boston. First, let’s start with the South End […]

I’m a loner, law school — a rebel

Winter break’s end is looming, and I’m anxious about going back to school — but not for the reasons you might imagine. I’m eager to return to my clinic, and to start Public Health Law, Mediation, and Feminist Jurisprudence classes. I’m even excited about Albers Moot Court competition and judging and coaching the BU Client […]