You can catch stress. Seriously y’all, it is contagious as the flu. By the end of September, I hit my stride, and was able to read cases, take some notes, and come to class prepared and in control of the material. Or so I thought. Because the girl next to me had 5 pages from the reading the night before, color coded. And the girl … Continue reading Survival Tips for the First Month of Law School
This seems a little silly to me now, but it’s something I was legitimately concerned about before classes started. Should I wear business casual to class? These people are the people I’ll be working with in the ~real world~, so don’t I want to always look put together? Sounds great in theory. But how about the fact that I’m barely keeping my head above water, … Continue reading What to Wear in Law School
Never too early for the hindsight bias, am I right?
I could sit here and tell you about how perfect and exciting the first week was. I could lie to you. I won’t.
Last week was the first week of school. We had orientation Monday and Tuesday, and then a modified schedule Wednesday through Friday. Continue reading “…and other horror stories”
It’s not all assigned! Throughout undergrad, I never read for fun. Prior to that, I had read voraciously my whole life, so I am attempting to maintain the habit of reading for fun through law school. Below are some of the books I’m reading/have read (although not listed are the free from Amazon and loosely fact checked biographies of serial killers that I can’t seem … Continue reading What I’m Reading
Lots of intentional breathing. Lots of wine. All jokes aside, as I approach 1L my love of lists is ever increasing. In a desperate attempt to make sure I don’t forget anything, here is the list of how I’m preparing for law school. Loans Something I never had to do in undergrad was take out loans. I was incredibly fortunate for that privilege, and now … Continue reading How I’m Preparing for Law School
You know those people who have always known they want to be a lawyer? They do debate in high school, major in something applicable to law during undergrad, and are preparing for the LSATs years in advance? Yeah, that’s not me. Not even close. I thought I knew what I wanted to do in high school. Then it changed in college. Then it changed again … Continue reading How I Got Into Law School
This is the excerpt for your very first post. Continue reading Obligatory Introduction Post