Attention faculty and students. There is an event being advertised called “Law School on Trial.” This event is not sponsored or endorsed by any pre-law adviser or pre-law organization on campus. The attorneys are charging $10 for listening to their advice on law school and legal careers. Please know that diverse panels of local attorneys […]
We recently received the following message from Dara E. Purvis (Associate Dean for Diversity and Inclusion at Penn State Law): “The Penn State Law community reflects our mission of diversity and the acceptance of differences in thought, background, age, life experience, gender, race, abilities, religion, and culture. I would like to share with you some of the […]
From the Center for the Advancement of Students and Alumni (CASA): “Interested in civil rights law? Took a constitutional law class at Georgia State and want to hear about real civil rights cases? Want to expand your network of attorneys?Join us on November 1 for our Civil Rights Panel and hear from experts in the […]
Charleston School of Law is offering a free LSAT Boot Camp in partnership with PowerScore. It will be from 8:30 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 1. Breakfast and lunch will be provided. More information about the content that will be covered throughout the day can be found here.
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.
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: […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]