Russell Rennie '17
Russell Rennie '17

I’ll Eat When I’m Dead

There may be a point 1L year, during finals, when you have a food problem.

Posted on December 16, 2014 | Comments: 0
Alec Webley '16
Alec Webley '16

In Praise of Spammy Listservs

Every law school has one: the community-wide email list where students can post anything and everything.

Posted on December 10, 2014 | Comments: 0
Jessica Gardner '16
Jessica Gardner '16

The Quest for Justice: A Reply

The email was not what I was expecting. Not even close.

Posted on December 05, 2014 | Comments: 0
Shuyue Tan LLM '15
Shuyue Tan LLM '15

Pros and Cons of Study Groups

What are our incentives to set up a study group? Whatever our motivations may be, I decided to assess the pros and cons of study groups after meeting with mine.

Posted on December 01, 2014 | Comments: 0
Jessica Gardner '16
Jessica Gardner '16

A Behind-the-Scenes Look at the NYU Law Review

Here’s the inside scoop on the work and the perks of being a member of the NYU Law Review.

Posted on November 26, 2014 | Comments: 0
Eboni Blenman '17
Eboni Blenman '17

Mentors: Bringing Out the Best in You

What’s the one thing every 1L needs?

Posted on November 21, 2014 | Comments: 0
Emma Trotter '16
Emma Trotter '16

Commuting is Not a Sentence

When I’m at school, I’m on, but when I’m not at school, I am truly off.

Posted on November 14, 2014 | Comments: 0
Russell Rennie '17
Russell Rennie '17

Hitting the Books vs. Hitting the Road

It can be healthy to get out of the city and talk to ordinary humans.

Posted on November 12, 2014 | Comments: 0
Ameneh Bordi '16
Ameneh Bordi '16

Riding the 2L Wave

1L is a completely new experience, and it requires being focused and on your study game 100 percent. But there is a new and different challenge that emerges in 2L: namely, learning to balance the competing demands of school and life.

Posted on November 10, 2014 | Comments: 0
Jonathan Levin '17
Jonathan Levin '17

1L Summer Job: Light at the End of the Tunnel

Inspiration takes many forms; mine just happens to be the idea of 1L summer employment.

Posted on November 07, 2014 | Comments: 0
Justin Keslowitz '15
Justin Keslowitz '15

Clinically Excited for 3L Year Update

I was correct to be “clinically” excited for 3L year, as my experience in NYU’s Business Law Transactions Clinic has been even more fulfilling than I anticipated!

Posted on November 04, 2014 | Comments: 0
Jessica Gardner '16
Jessica Gardner '16

Fall Frenzy: Pumpkins, Performances, and Lurking Finals

I’m taking in as much of the gorgeous fall weather as I can. Here are a few things I’ve done so far to relax and revel in the best season of the year.

Posted on October 31, 2014 | Comments: 0
Emma Trotter '16
Emma Trotter '16

California Dreamin’

I didn’t know before pursuing a summer job at a California firm that some of the features of bicoastal interviewing I feared most would turn out to be strengths masquerading as flaws.

Posted on October 28, 2014 | Comments: 0
Shuyue Tan LLM '15
Shuyue Tan LLM '15

An Eco-Sociological Perspective on Hong Kong’s Umbrella Movement

If you look at many political events, you may often find underlying eco-sociological factors.

Posted on October 22, 2014 | Comments: 0
Ajani Husbands '17
Ajani Husbands '17

BALSA: The “A” is for Allied (et al.)

The Black Allied Law Students Association has proven an easy-to-access resource for finding out the answers to many common 1L questions. Moreover, it is also a nexus of positive reinforcement and community empowerment.

Posted on October 17, 2014 | Comments: 0
Alec Webley '16
Alec Webley '16

Life in the Law School Dorms

Living in NYU Law housing means I avoid the myriad problems and stresses of living off-campus in New York City.

Posted on October 15, 2014 | Comments: 0
Ben Mejia '15
Ben Mejia '15

Writing in Brief: Whether or Not to Do Moot Court

If you want to practice your writing and oral advocacy skills, the Marden Moot Court Competition is one of the best ways at NYU Law to do so.

Posted on October 10, 2014 | Comments: 0
Stephanie Damon-Moore '17
Stephanie Damon-Moore '17

Make it Mean Something: Amateur Advice for Your 1L Year

NYU Law has many opportunities to get out of the classroom and see your passions in practice, not to mention the range of options that exist outside the Law School.

Posted on October 08, 2014 | Comments: 0
Jonathan Levin '17
Jonathan Levin '17

1L Redux: Life as a 1.2L

It’s with a firm sense of confidence that I arrive back on the steps of Vanderbilt as a 1.2L.

Posted on October 07, 2014 | Comments: 0
Ameneh Bordi '16
Ameneh Bordi '16

The Not-So-Secret Law School Within NYU Law

There is a whole other legal education available to us outside of the classroom that can be just as, or even more, valuable

Posted on October 06, 2014 | Comments: 0
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