Posts from the ‘Law Student Chronicles’ category

The Final Semester of Law School: A Rugged Terrain Of Uncertainty

    ait — what? You mean, law school ends? In a couple of months??? No, I’m not ready for the bar exam. And I don’t…

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Retaking The Bar Exam: Your Opportunity To Cultivate Wellness

  f you are one of the many lawyers now practicing law after having to retake the bar exam, that whole experience is likely one of…

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Law Student Chronicles: On Being Young and Older

  recent report by the Law School Admission Council analyzing ABA law school applicants for the years 2011-2015 found that only 20 percent of law school…

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Law Student Chronicles: GATHERING HEAP

  By Maria Zalessky When I was applying to law school, I visited a school in the Pacific Northwest. I stayed at an inexpensive little hotel…

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Law Student Chronicles: The Value of Internships ~ By Rebecca Spence

It has been “1L of a year,” to quote a couple of my classmates as we were walking out of our final exam of the summer.…

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Second Semester of Law School: Is There Something in the Air? Yes? Oh, It Is Change ~ By Jessica Cordero

It all came down to this: Your future career depends on the words you conjure from the deepest precipices of your brain. But let us backtrack.…

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First Semester of Law School: Has Stress Ever Been This Real? ~ By Jessica Cordero

As a graduation newborn, I thought studying for the LSAT was hard. I remember considering all of the brilliant people out there going through the same…

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Hoops and Ladders ~ By Caitlin Stover

As I walk in, my heart is racing. Over and over again, I remind myself of the early mornings, the late nights, the exhaustion. I remember…

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Moving Beyond “Thank You for Your Service” ~ By Karthik Venkatraj

Our nation continues to experience a groundswell of support for our veterans — a welcome change from the horrific treatment of our Vietnam-era veterans — but…

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An Encounter with Justice Sotomayor from Two Perspectives ~ By Karina Rocha and Melissa Austin

Through the Eyes of Karina Rocha On September 1, 2016, my friend Melissa Austin and I had the opportunity to attend Justice Sotomayor’s VIP event in…

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