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GabrielZacariasIntro 13 Jan 2012 - 23:18 IanSullivan
I hoped to go to Law School and essentially learn about all about the law. How to practice, how to think, and how to read were my three main learning objectives. I ...
GallipoliAndTheBandPlayedWaltzingMatilda 07 Jan 2010 - 22:34 IanSullivan
XinpingZhu 24 May 2009 There is a book review of "Gallipoli" written by Robin Prior on today's WSJ. I believe that is what the song "And The Band Played Waltzing Mathilda ...
GavinSnyderFirstPaper 31 May 2017 - 01:54 TyCarleton
There was no need to retain prior versions of this topic on the page, because all prior versions are available if you use the "Diffs" button. So I removed the first ...
GavinSnyderIntro 08 Jan 2010 - 17:17 IanSullivan
I'm in law school to achieve financial security. If legal work turns out to be interesting to me, I'll consider it a pleasant bonus.
GavinSnyderSecondPaper 08 Jan 2010 - 22:39 IanSullivan
Revised version of ScottThurmanFirstPaper. Teaching, coercion, examination By ScottThurman 15 Apr 2009 Revised by GavinSnyder 17 Apr 2009 Teaching and coercion ...
GavinSnyderThirdPaper 08 Jan 2010 - 22:46 IanSullivan
Make Biglaw More Evil Dear Professor Moglen, When I was filling out my L CS course evaluation I realized that I had a lot to say #8211; more than would be appropriate ...
GeanetteFosterFirstEssay 02 Jun 2017 - 07:51 GeanetteFoster
How Do I Make Long Form Commitments in My Life Given My Upbringing Despite moving every three years on average, I know that I can make long form commitments in my ...
GeanetteFosterSecondEssay 08 Jun 2017 - 04:30 GeanetteFoster
The Awakening By GeanetteFoster 08 Jun 2017 I considered framing this essay around balance, but I as I outlined this essay, I recognized that I would often have ...
GechiNzewiFirstPaper 22 Jan 2013 - 20:10 IanSullivan
Activists and Attorneys NOTE: This is the first installation of an idea that I will finish in my second essay. "Installation" meant "installment." You can ...
GechiNzewiSecondPaper 22 Jan 2013 - 20:09 IanSullivan
Attorneys and Activists, Part 2 Introduction Unlike Malcolm X, John Brown was never beholden to anyone. While Malcolm was able to anticipate manner of his death ...
GetYourOwnDamnJob 07 Jan 2010 - 22:34 IanSullivan
OK, everybody is worried about jobs, internships. It does not matter you are 1L, 2L, 3L or associates, or partners. Everybody is at risk. I, for one, don't have a ...
GideonHart-FirstPaper 12 Jan 2009 - 22:58 IanSullivan
Abstract: Narratives are the most common form of modern historiography. Although other forms of history exist, and were used on a regular basis in earlier times, they ...
GideonHart-SecondPaper 22 Jan 2009 - 01:15 IanSullivan
GideonHart 2 Apr 2008 A Misunderstood Manifesto By Gideon Hart (#) refers to page numbers within the Evangelical Manifesto Confusion in the Media On May 7th a group ...
GideonHartIntro 22 Jan 2009 - 01:15 IanSullivan
GideonHart 17 Jan 2008 I had been thinking about going to law school for awhile. Initially, it was for practical reasons leaving school was scary, and law seemed ...
GloverWrightFirstPaper 13 Jan 2012 - 23:14 IanSullivan
To Hold in a Single Thought Reality and Justice A true war story is never moral. It does not instruct, nor encourage virtue, nor suggest models of proper human behavior ...
GloverWrightIntro 13 Jan 2012 - 23:18 IanSullivan
I studied anthropology and philosophy in college, where I developed an interest in critical theory, technology, and the ways they might each inform the other. I had ...
GloverWrightSecondPaper 13 Jan 2012 - 23:34 IanSullivan
Glover these are my final edits. I #8217;ve rewritten the essay, but also left some of my thoughts in red. You may want to look back at the history and see my initial ...
GoodLeads 07 Jan 2010 - 22:48 IanSullivan
Got any leads on how to be a good lawyer? Put them here. Boutique Firms I think boutique firms might be the way to go. I spoke with an associate at a boutique ...
GraceChanFirstPaper 13 Jan 2012 - 23:14 IanSullivan
OPEN ACCESS TO LEGAL INFORMATION still editing a bit By GraceChan 17 Feb 2010 The Problem With the System Today Unequal Access is Unequal Justice A report ...
GraceChanIntro 13 Jan 2012 - 23:18 IanSullivan
I've long been captivated by the notion of justice, which first manifested itself as a love for the superhero genre. This initially led me to try journalism, but I ...
GraceChanSecondPaper 13 Jan 2012 - 23:34 IanSullivan
It is strongly recommended that you include your outline in the body of your essay by using the outline as section titles. The headings below are there to remind ...
GraceKrasnermanFirstEssay 04 Jun 2016 - 19:23 EbenMoglen
"Liberty and Justice For All?" By GraceKrasnerman 18 April 2016 Law as Secondary to Sociopolitical Influences Lawrence Joseph's Lawyerland provides a third ...
GraceKrasnermanSecondEssay 13 Jun 2016 - 21:01 GraceKrasnerman
An Unfortunate Alienation By GraceKrasnerman 13 June 2016 The justice system is revered as the alleged bastion of ethics in any complex society such as ours ...
GradingCurveTalk 07 Jan 2010 - 22:34 IanSullivan
I am going to try and summarize what we know and create new talk pages for the areas we are still trying to figure out. Hopefully this will make an unwieldy topic ...
GradingProfessors 17 Apr 2010 - 14:55 NonaFarahnik
a.k.a. Grading Professors So WE Get Better Feedback From Eben: " I think it is time to stop expecting to acquire commitment points by writing extensively about how ...
GrammarTalk 07 Jan 2010 - 22:39 IanSullivan
Eben made many corrections on students' papers involving number agreement. For example, "Why does everyone ignore their passions?," as opposed to, say, "Why does ...
GregJohnsonFirstPaper 08 Jan 2010 - 21:35 IanSullivan
A Hopeful View of Individual Action (As Effective Despite Sometimes Going on Autopilot) In which I try to flesh out what it might mean to harness social forces ...
GregJohnsonIntro 08 Jan 2010 - 17:17 IanSullivan
I hope to be able to solve problems with words. I #8217;ve wanted to solve problems for quite some time, which is why for two years I majored in computer science. ...
GregJohnsonSecondPaper 08 Jan 2010 - 22:32 IanSullivan
If swindling is indistinguishable from selling, how can I rest assured that I #8217;m not a swindler? By GregJohnson, rewriting the original by JustinChung Leff ...
GregJohnsonThirdPaper 08 Jan 2010 - 22:46 IanSullivan
Why Corporate Work Looks Bad, Actually Isn #8217;t Bad, But Also Isn #8217;t Best By GregJohnson 15 May 2009 Why Corporate Work Looks Bad Big firms support corporations ...
GregOrrFirstPaper 08 Jan 2010 - 21:36 IanSullivan
Meaning and Communication By GregOrr 17 Apr 2009 In Musil's Man Without Qualities, a group assembled from Austrian society is given the opportunity to choose an ...
GregOrrIntro 11 Jul 2017 - 22:18 GregOrr
I left a job as a #8216;finance risk #8217; consultant to banks, before things went really sour. I thought law school would be intellectually rewarding, grounding ...
GregOrrSecondPaper 08 Jan 2010 - 22:39 IanSullivan
(This is a very loose adaptation of Avery's first paper. I wanted to see if I could bring out some of his underlying concerns in a manner that prompts more engagement ...
GregOrrThirdPaper 08 Jan 2010 - 22:46 IanSullivan
Pluralistic Meaning By GregOrr 12 Jun 2009 In first paper, I discussed our reliance on precarious interpretations in communicating and making decisions. With ...
GregorySuhrFirstEssay 31 May 2017 - 03:32 GregorySuhr
Some days I swear off criminal prosecution. Other days it comes back with a powerful nostalgia, connected to a time when I was paraded around by family as an up and ...
GregorySuhrSecondEssay 04 Jun 2017 - 19:16 GregorySuhr
First Semester My first year at law school taught me the power of inertia: the tendency to remain unchanged. From day one, I followed the mantra I heard at orientation ...
GroupDiscussion 22 Jan 2013 - 18:13 IanSullivan
Hey All, I was thinking that, because we don't have much of a chance to really engage with each other in the classroom in our other classes, that the wiki might be ...
GustinReichbach 22 Jan 2013 - 18:13 IanSullivan
As EIP season approaches, I found obit to be pretty inspiring. It seems like he managed to have a fascinating law career while being completely true to himself and ...
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