What makes some college students successful, while others — well, less so? Sometimes, it’s a question of intelligence or insight. And sometimes, it’s sheer good luck. But a lot of the time it’s good habits: things you do on a regular basis that set you aside from the hordes of other, more scattered students. In the hopes of separating the sheep from the goats, we offer our top … [Read more...] about 10 HABITS OF SUCCESSFUL COLLEGE STUDENTS
This month, several thousand students will enter law school in hopes of becoming a lawyer one day. Some students will make it to the end and achieve that dream. Others won’t even make it through the first year. No need to sugarcoat it. Law school is hard.It’s demanding, competitive and stressful. For three years, you will immerse yourself in textbooks and law classes and … [Read more...] about 7 Tips for Surviving Law School
The law imposes on us duties and standards. Those enforced through punishments such as prison, jail, fines, and probation fall under criminal law. In the civil arena, violations of legal duties constitute torts. Sometimes, the law addresses the same or similar conduct as both a crime and a tort. The distinctions between criminal law and tort law lie in the aims of these laws … [Read more...] about What is a Tort?
I'm 16 Years Old, My Name is Haley, and I Got Into All 9 Law Schools I Applied to This Year! Teenage Genius Haley Schlitz on Studying and Stress Being a teenager isn’t always easy. It can be even harder when you’re academically advanced. Gifted education can be a viable approach for students who have been identified as gifted and/or talented. A young woman named … [Read more...] about I’m 16 Years Old, My Name is Haley, and I Got Into All 9 Law Schools I Applied to This Year!
5 Myths About Law School You Need To Stop Believing If you've recently been accepted into law school, chances are you've heard the horror stories. Many law students and outside influencers portray law school as a nose to the grindstone, no-nonsense experience. While it's true that law school is extremely difficult, there are a few myths that aren't true. Today, we're … [Read more...] about 5 Myths About Law School You Need To Stop Believing