According to a recent announcement by the Law School Admission Council (LSAC), the LSAT will no longer be taken on pencil and paper, but instead will be administered digitally, beginning in July 2019. Details are provided at this link.
Interesting Article on Motives for Attending Law School
From Sloan, Karen. “What Pushes Undergrads to Law School? It Ain’t the Money.” Law.com. September 19, 2018. So much for the theory that most aspiring lawyers are chasing a hefty paycheck. A highly anticipated new survey of thousands of undergraduates and first-year law students found that the top four most-cited reasons for pursuing law school are: […]
Reminder: Tuesday 9/11 at 12pm: CASA Workshop – “Law School Application Checklist”
This Tuesday, on September 11, the Center for the Advancement of the Students and Alumni (CASA) will be hosting a workshop on the law school application process. The workshop will be in Room 1242 of 55 Park Place. This will be useful for all pre-law students, and especially those who are applying this fall in hopes of […]
Reminder: Upcoming LSAT Prep Opportunities
In a previous post, I provided a list of all free or discounted LSAT-prep opportunities available to GSU students this semester. Make sure to check-out that full list if you have not already. And here are opportunities available for the next two weeks: Free LSAT workshop sessions by OBSA: September 10, 12, 17, 19, 24, 26 […]
9/14 & 9/15: Emory University School of Law Hosts 2018 National HBCU Pre-Law Summit & Law Expo
This year, the National HBCU Pre-Law Summit & Law Expo is being held Friday, September 14 and Saturday, September 15 at Emory University School of Law. This annual event was developed especially for students and graduates of historically black colleges and universities who are interested in law school and becoming lawyers. However, everyone is welcome. Registration is […]
Thursday 9/13 at 4pm: Pre-Law Society Semester-Kickoff Social
If you are interested in participating in the Pre-Law Society this year, you won’t want to miss the Society’s semester kick-off social this Thursday from 4-5:30pm in College of Law room #139. Come and enjoy complimentary food and drink, meet 2018-2019 Executive Board members, and enjoy conversation with other GSU pre-law students.
Thursday 9/13 at 4pm: Michigan State University College of Law visits GSU
At this CASA-sponsored event, students will have an opportunity to speak with the Director of Admissions at the MSU College of Law. Even if you are not planning to apply to that law school, this will be an excellent opportunity to hear about law school admissions from the point of view of someone whose job […]
Tuesday 9/11 at 12pm: CASA Workshop – “Law School Application Checklist”
This Tuesday, on September 11, the Center for the Advancement of the Students and Alumni (CASA) will be hosting a workshop on the law school application process. The workshop will be in Room 1242 of 55 Park Place. This will be useful for all pre-law students, and especially those who are applying this fall in […]
CASA Fall Pre-Law Events Calendar
The brand new GSU Center for the Advancement of Students and Alumni (CASA) has released its calendar for pre-law events for the fall semester. It is exciting to see their diverse offerings designed to help students prepare to thrive in law school and beyond. You can see the full calendar here. And you should plan now […]
Two Unpaid Internship Opportunities
(1) Federal Defender Program (2) Paralegal (Trial Preparation) Internship with Jones Federal & Appellate, LLC.