Peter Dubrowski '14
Peter Dubrowski '14

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.

Peter Dubrowski '14
Peter Dubrowski '14

Formal mentorship programs at NYU Law helped me get through my 1L year with sanity (mostly) intact.

Peter Dubrowski '14
Peter Dubrowski '14

There’s this weird tradition in American law schools that seems particularly out of place in a world of musty casebooks, crippling workloads, and reflexively competitive people. Every year, all across this great nation of ours, future litigators, judges, educators, and businessmen stop studying, put on stage makeup, and pretend like they’re actors in the strange, sometimes scary ritual of legal education we call Law Revue.

Peter Dubrowski '14
Peter Dubrowski '14

A couple days ago, a colleague asked our Facebook group a question on behalf of a friend: “What is the one thing you wish someone had told you before beginning your 1L year at NYU?” Notwithstanding the fact that the first poster replied “RUN AWAY,” the thread actually became a sort of constructive brainstorm on the part of 90 people who had suddenly found themselves halfway done with law school. So here below I reproduce some of the gems of the conversation.

Peter Dubrowski '14
Peter Dubrowski '14

You may or may not have noticed, but 2012 was an election year. Here are some of the election-related events and volunteer activities that NYU Law students led and participated in.

Peter Dubrowski '14
Peter Dubrowski '14

Most 1Ls, by May, look forward to putting the law library behind them. For research assistants, however, the library soon becomes a second home. Here’s what I thought about my summer pretending to be a law professor in NYU’s research assistant program.

Peter Dubrowski '14
Peter Dubrowski '14

Through studying more hours than I knew I was capable of and fighting down ever-increasing waves of panic, I somehow managed to survive the first semester of my 1L year. These are the three most important lessons I gleaned from the experience.

Peter Dubrowski '14
Peter Dubrowski '14

Law and Economics is inescapable your 1L year. It is also perfectly understandable—even for arithmophobes like me.

Peter Dubrowski '14
Peter Dubrowski '14

I know absolutely nothing about law school. Okay, that’s technically a lie. As of August 29, 2011, I know a teeny, tiny bit about law school – because I just experienced 1L Orientation. Here’s my top five take-away lessons from […]

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