Ameneh Bordi '16
Ameneh Bordi '16

A Path Less Traveled

Beyond being a good entry point to a conversation, my untraditional path to law school has, I think, been a blessing to me.

Posted on August 28, 2014 | Comments: 0
Annie Hillman '14
Annie Hillman '14

Learning to Live Like the Locals in Buenos Aires

Three months ago, I walked off the plane and started my law school adventure in Buenos Aires.

Posted on May 23, 2014 | Comments: 0
Tracy Huang '14
Tracy Huang '14

What I Talk About When I Talk About Law School

When I think about law school, I think, “This was never what I expected.”

Posted on May 19, 2014 | Comments: 0
Luping Zhang LLM '14
Luping Zhang LLM '14

The Second-to-Last Song

For my last post as an NYU Law student, I decided not to talk about graduation but rather the things I wish I had done here during my LLM studies.

Posted on May 16, 2014 | Comments: 0
Carter Nelson '16
Carter Nelson '16

Emotional Intelligence: A Different Kind of Smart

I’ve often thought it strange that education seems to focus solely on intellectual skills. The aim of NYU Law’s Emotional Intelligence (EQ) workshop is to help students become aware of a non-academic set of skills necessary for effective leadership in any career.

Posted on April 16, 2014 | Comments: 0
Rucha Desai '16
Rucha Desai '16

Coffee and Scones with His Excellency, Chief Justice Medhat al-Mahmoud of Iraq

I came to law school to explore how the institution of law can impact both development and progress. Over a cup of coffee and several fresh scones, His Excellency, Chief Justice Medhat al-Mahmoud of Iraq, gave me some insight.

Posted on April 02, 2014 | Comments: 0
Luping Zhang LLM '14
Luping Zhang LLM '14

Panel-mania

Every morning when I wake up, I go through my Google Calendar with my foggy mind and try to figure out which panel on a legal topic would make my day.

Posted on March 31, 2014 | Comments: 0
Tracy Huang '14
Tracy Huang '14

Lectures, Clinics, and Seminars–Oh My!

Students who are considering NYU Law might wonder what kinds of classes they can take after the first year of law school. Options abound: clinics, seminars, colloquiums, lectures, and simulations. Here’s a quick overview of what is available to you in your second and third years.

Posted on March 25, 2014 | Comments: 0
Nate Stein '15
Nate Stein '15

Interview with a 2L: Gerard Cicero

I sat down with Gerard Cicero, a 2L, this week to ask him a few questions about NYU Law from the perspective of a student.

Posted on March 07, 2014 | Comments: 0
Peter Dubrowski '14
Peter Dubrowski '14

20 Years of Giving Back

NYU Law’s Public Service Auction is a massive undertaking that touches nearly every corner of the Law School community, and it’s incredibly impressive to see it pulled off every year.

Posted on March 05, 2014 | Comments: 0
Kathleen Kaffer '15
Kathleen Kaffer '15

Life in Shanghai

Time is flying by, and I am eager to continue to explore Shanghai and the neighboring areas. There is so much to see, it is never boring.

Posted on March 04, 2014 | Comments: 0
Luping Zhang LLM '14
Luping Zhang LLM '14

In Search of Jobs and Lost Time

The winter in New York is extremely long, but it is always the hottest season in law school in terms of searching for jobs.

Posted on March 03, 2014 | Comments: 0
Tracy Huang '14
Tracy Huang '14

Advancing While on Retreat

The weekend before last I had the great opportunity to attend a retreat with my fellow students of the Christian Legal Fellowship here at NYU Law.

Posted on February 19, 2014 | Comments: 0
Dan Gibbons '14
Dan Gibbons '14

Unsolicited Advice from a Jaded 3L to Prospective Law Students

I am now in my final semester, and at this veteran stage in my 21-year academic career, I feel as qualified as ever to deliver my take on what to make out of all of the madness and insanity surrounding this thing they call law school.

Posted on February 18, 2014 | Comments: 0
Harold Robinson '14
Harold Robinson '14

NYU Law’s French Connection

When I discovered that the Law School was beginning a new study-abroad program, the prospect of learning a foreign legal system excited me—and the prospect that it could take place in Paris probably excited me a bit more.

Posted on February 06, 2014 | Comments: 0
Kathleen Kaffer '15
Kathleen Kaffer '15

Picturing Shanghai

When NYU announced it was creating the Shanghai study-abroad program, I knew that I had to go as soon as possible, and was lucky to be admitted as a 2L.

Posted on February 05, 2014 | Comments: 0
Luping Zhang LLM '14
Luping Zhang LLM '14

Summer Course, Fall Course, Spring Again

Memories of the intro course had not faded away even as the last semester of LLM studying was approaching. I could still recall how, in July 2013, I was going to waive my intro course at first. Now I have finished Legal Research I in summer and Legal Research II in fall, and witnessed how […]

Posted on February 03, 2014 | Comments: 0
Tracy Huang '14
Tracy Huang '14

Tackling the Big Apple, One Bite at a Time

If you’re wondering or worried about adjusting to life in a big city, do read on.

Posted on January 30, 2014 | Comments: 0
Annie Hillman '14
Annie Hillman '14

Greetings from Buenos Aires

I chose to apply to study abroad in Buenos Aires because the courses available offered a perfect mix of public interest, government, and private-sector topics, and because I wanted to improve my rusty Spanish while living somewhere I had never been.

Posted on January 28, 2014 | Comments: 0
Tracy Huang '14
Tracy Huang '14

Beyond the Fourth Thursday: Practicing Gratitude Year-Round

What is there to be grateful for at the New York University School of Law? The answer: plenty.

Posted on December 05, 2013 | Comments: 0
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