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Blog: Archive for the “Harvard Law School” Category

In Other News… Law Students Forgo Treatment, School Rankings Are Critiqued, and HLS Accepts More Transfer Students

The legal field is changing constantly, making it difficult to stay on top of the latest news. In addition to our regular posts covering major law-related developments, we offer a biweekly glimpse at smaller but relevant stories that did not make headlines in the legal realm. A new study shows that some law school students … Read More →

Friday Factoid: 1L Section Initiative at Harvard Law

Started in 2001, the 1L Section Initiative at Harvard Law School divides each class of first-year students (1Ls) into seven sections of approximately 80 people each. Each section is led by a faculty leader and self-selected student volunteers. This initiative was proposed in 2000 as a way of “providing students with feedback and appropriate advising, the proper … Read More →

In Other News… Harvard Law’s Controversial Seal, a Lack of Diversity at Law Firms, and Tuition Cuts at Texas A&M

The legal field is changing constantly, making it difficult to stay on top of the latest news. In addition to our regular posts covering major law-related developments, we offer a biweekly glimpse at smaller but relevant stories that did not make headlines in the legal realm. After a recent suspected hate crime on campus, Harvard … Read More →

The “Anti-Social” Life: Beeritas and In Vino Veritas at Harvard Law

Law school students have a reputation for burying their heads in their books, so we offer this weekly series, “The ‘Anti-Social’ Life,” to illustrate that law school students can enjoy a life of leisure as well. If you have an appreciation for beer and/or wine, you might want to check out Beeritas and In Vino Veritas at Harvard Law … Read More →