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Current Law Students / Re: Best Professor Lines This Year
« on: October 11, 2005, 10:09:18 AM »
Civ Pro: "If you throw an absolute into the sea, it becomes a fish"

Current Law Students / Re: legal academia...too difficult?
« on: September 03, 2005, 07:31:11 AM »

how easy is this to do? i don't think the polisci department at my undergrad had any JD's teaching, and we had 2 separate polisci departments. i know there's always a pre-law advisor at schools, but do most universities really want a JD teaching undergrad classes on legal topics?

I didn't go to a great undergrad, but we had some adjunct professors who were lawyers.  I took business law and the prof was a lawyer.  I had another prof who taught bus law 2, he was really in the business dept but he was going to law school at night.  But that wasn't really a good school, so maybe I don't know what I'm talking about. 

Current Law Students / Re: legal academia...too difficult?
« on: August 30, 2005, 10:59:53 AM »
There's always the option of teaching pre-law in undergrad schools.  The job title prestige may not be there, but if you want to teach, it'll be there.

Incoming 1Ls / Re: any last minute housing disasters?
« on: August 15, 2005, 09:07:42 AM »
I just moved in the beginning of July.  Since then, every door(closet and room) has broken, a window just broke last night, the kitchen light is broken, the oven doesn't work and 2 of the stove burners don't work.  I've gotten to the point where I just expect it now.  But I've got a roof over my head, so I can't complain too much.

Incoming 1Ls / Re: All things Villanova...
« on: July 03, 2005, 06:10:03 PM »
Anyone planning on living in Radnor House?  I just moved this weekend and started checking out the area. I love it here. 

Incoming 1Ls / Re: Go Wildcats
« on: April 28, 2005, 02:16:37 PM »
Do you guys know where you're living yet?

My parents said they'd help me pay to live as long as I wasn't living at home....But it isn't cheap, so I don't know what I'll be doing.  They only live about 45 minutes away, but in the morning rush it turns into 2 hours.

I'm 3.3/160, no scholarship.  when I asked, they said you can't apply for any now.  it's $28K per year, estimated $44K if you live on your own. 

WL...and it stinks.

I still haven't heard....what's your gpa/lsat? 

Choosing the Right Law School / Re: Villanova Letters
« on: April 19, 2005, 04:51:54 PM »
ps. I called last week and they said i'd have a decision by the end of the month. oy vey!!

Where else are you looking? 

Choosing the Right Law School / Re: Villanova Letters
« on: April 19, 2005, 04:46:10 PM »
I applied in March and received my acceptance 4/8.  160/3.3, however I went to a Catholic high school (though I'm not positive that application asked, but if so, that could have helped me).  When I went to get a tour last week, I heard the admissions woman on the phone explaining the wait list.  Call and ask.

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