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Current Law Students / Re: Dogs
« on: April 01, 2005, 08:31:29 AM »
Recently (about a month ago) I got a black lab mix from the animal shelter.  Now, he's 14 weeks old, and continues to be a handful.  I'm extremely worried about taking care of him and balancing law school because he needs so much attention.  I've found that in the month I've had him - I haven't been able to do everything that I've wanted to do - workout, read in peace, etc.  I'm just hoping that he'll calm down in the next few months - even though I doubt that.  Also, I've signed him up for puppy classes starting next Saturday - to get the biting, chewing, and barking under control.  Has anyone here had a puppy when starting law school?  Any suggestions?


Choosing the Right Law School / Re: Go to Central or wait a year?
« on: May 11, 2005, 08:05:24 AM »
If you do go to Central one perk about it is that you can take as many classes as you would like at Carolina and/or Duke.  Central and Carolina have some sort of partnership going on - so that's a nice advantage.  A friend of mine just graduated from NCCU law and she loved it - and she did take advantage of going to both Carolina and Duke.  Good luck with your decision!

I recently heard that I was on the waitlist as well, but I haven't heard anything good or bad yet.  I hope that helps.  Good luck!

Choosing the Right Law School / Re: Loyola Los Angeles
« on: May 09, 2005, 08:08:18 AM »
Yeah, I'm still waiting to hear from Loyola - I've been complete since January - and still nothing.  The waiting continues . . .

Choosing the Right Law School / Re: Emory Housing
« on: April 13, 2005, 12:36:58 PM »
When I went down to visit Emory - they told us that over half of the law students choose to live in Briarcliff Apartments - so you might want to check there. 

Same here.  I haven't heard a word from St. Johns and my app was complete in January. 

Acceptances, Denials, and Waitlists / Re: Letter from Lewis and Clark
« on: April 04, 2005, 08:42:49 AM »
Congrats everyone! 

I just got a letter from Lewis and Clark telling me that they cannot offer me a spot right now, but they will re-evaluate my app in a few weeks.  I don't really understand what this is - is this similar to a wait list?  Are my chances of getting in pretty good? 

anyone heard from brooklyn, ny law, st. johns, uc davis, loyola recently?  these are all pending - and I was just curious if they've sent out a round of letters yet.

Acceptances, Denials, and Waitlists / Re: Denied by Loyola LA?
« on: March 28, 2005, 01:43:31 PM »
I still haven't heard anything from Loyola LA - and when I try to use the status checker it gives an error reading.  I guess I'm just going to continue to wait. ;)

Go for the summer program at Loyola.  It couldn't hurt, and since you're planning on attending law school in the fall quiting your job shouldn't be that huge of a deal since you probably were going to quit anyway--it's just a little sooner than expected.

Is it possible for you to do the program as well as pay a seat deposit else where?  this way you'd still have options if it didn't work out this summer...

good luck with the other schools.  i'm still waiting myself

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