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Incoming 1Ls / Re: Who's going where? LSD class of 2010
« on: May 15, 2007, 06:16:40 PM »
Michigan State University!

Studying for the LSAT / Re: Dear LSAT
« on: May 14, 2007, 10:48:56 AM »
Dear LSAT,

Looking forward to our June 11th date.  I don't know why you insist on me not bringing a mechanical pencil or timer.  And what's with the ziplock bag?  It's not like I carry a knife when I go on dates!  I hope I don't get nervous getting all your questions.  I've been reviewing what you'be been asking your prior dates. But now, you throw your dates a curve ball with the new RC section!

BTW - Why do you only go on dates 4 times a year??? Oh well, I guess when you are in high demand, you don't want to put yourself out there too much.

Anyway, see you next month and if you don't like me, I guess I'll see you again in Sept or Dec.

See you soon!
OCLawGirl ;)

P.S:  If I don't like you after the date, I may have to cancel.  Don't be offended - I just think I may need more time to impress you.

If I can add OCLawGirl,

Why do I have to go through a service to date you LSAT?  Furthermore, I find it a bit disqusting that I have to send you my transcripts and letters of recommendation.  I guess worse of all, you actually rank me by how many of those questions I get wrong!!  Don't get me wrong, I know you are well worth it because the USNEWS LOVES YOU!!!

Law School Admissions / Re: Accepted TODAY !!
« on: May 11, 2007, 11:27:49 PM »
Why do people with less than 100 posts share news of their school acceptances?  STFU, nobody knows you, and nobody cares.

P.S. - Before somebody says they don't know me, I should remind you all I use a different name on this site when I'm not being a jerk.

Hey Killself, Killself!!! 

Choosing the Right Law School / Re: Case Western
« on: May 10, 2007, 08:58:32 PM »
Great job Roman!!  Like I said, it really is a great school!!  Good luck weighing out your options!!  If you got funding, you will probably hear that within a week.  After receiving my acceptance about a week and a half ago, I recieved 27K two days later.  Good luck with your decision!!

Choosing the Right Law School / Re: Case Western
« on: May 09, 2007, 03:06:26 PM »
So what effect do you guys think this is going to have on their entering class this fall?

I'm really leaning towards attending (because of the $$ offer, and because the only other acceptance I have is a T4...), though I was pretty disgusted by their admissions process. 

Do you think they've turned off many of their better applicants?

I know personally I would have been attending if they didn't get to me at such a late point.  I had not only sent in seat deposits, but had to make living arrangements which required a contract.  I think my decision would have been different and there is a very good chance I would be going to Case if they had only responded earlier!!  Either way, I think it is an amazing school and if I wasn't planning on going into public interest, I would probably turn down the full ride at MSU and head there!! Good luck to those of you holding out, I will be withdrawing today!

Acceptances, Denials, and Waitlists / Re: Housing at MSU
« on: May 09, 2007, 02:54:48 PM »
I know Owen Hall is an option, but the rooms are very small and you don't even have a full bed.  I would probably try something off campus.  Check out the MSU site and you might consider taking on a roommate to save some money! I am going to Okemos, which is about a 10 minute drive from the LS. Good luck.

Incoming 1Ls / Re: Michigan State University Class of 2010!
« on: May 09, 2007, 12:55:46 PM »
Hey Lox,

Let's definitely get the facebook group started!!  I found a 3L who had a house with a 2L and they were looking to take one more roommate on and I was lucky enough to get the room!!  It is in Okemos, so about a 10-15 minute ride.  If you can't find anything on campus, since it is getting late, check Okemos out.  Also, you can look for roommates through MSU housing site.  Good luck and keep me posted on the facebook group thing.

Incoming 1Ls / Re: Michigan State University Class of 2010!
« on: May 08, 2007, 10:01:15 AM »
MSU Law Baby! I just graduated from MSU undergrad and just don't want to leave. Let me know if you have any East Lansing questions. I am thrilled to be joining all of you in the fall!  ;D

Great to hear Lox!  What did you study there?

Incoming 1Ls / Re: Michigan State University Class of 2010!
« on: May 07, 2007, 08:53:54 PM »
Thanks for the advice.  I am still undecided, but might end up doing it because it's a reason to get out of Michigan for a week...

It would be a pretty expensive vacation!!  If you are going to spend $1,000+ housing, you might do better by picking up a couple study guides and running through it yourself and then taking a vacation somewhere you actually want to go. I contemplated doing lawpreview myself; however, I think I could invest about $1,500 in ways that would be even more beneficial. 

On that note, just curious, but how many of you have some type of scholarship and what are the requirements.

Law School Admissions / logical gripe
« on: May 07, 2007, 08:48:24 PM »
I cannot understand why people will put a 4.0 GPA and then proceed to put a 4.0 in their major.  I think that should be obvious from the 4.0 GPA overall!!!  Sorry, I just hate when some people are illogical, especially when they have a 4.0!!

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