Law School Discussion

Class of 2011

Re: Class of 2011
« Reply #160 on: August 10, 2008, 03:46:38 PM »
Perhaps "realistic" would be a better word.

Advisors have been posted. 

Also, is anybody bringing anything to orientation? 

Re: Class of 2011
« Reply #161 on: August 10, 2008, 05:26:41 PM »
A notepad, pen, and the assignments. Connelly, where did you find the advisor list?

Re: Class of 2011
« Reply #162 on: August 10, 2008, 05:51:47 PM »
If you go to the law school website (http://www.law.gsu.edu) and click the link for New Student Orientation, there should be another link for advisors.

You'll have to use your "law id" to access the info.  But it doesn't really tell you much of anything.  It just says:

"Your advisor is Professor X."

That's it.  Hope that helps.


Re: Class of 2011
« Reply #163 on: August 11, 2008, 06:24:48 AM »
I finally paid attention to the schedule  ;D and realized that parts of orientation will have both FT and PT students together.  That's nice.

Re: Class of 2011
« Reply #164 on: August 12, 2008, 06:41:04 PM »
so how's everybody enjoying orientation??

Re: Class of 2011
« Reply #165 on: August 12, 2008, 08:13:22 PM »
The sessions themselves are great.  As an evening student, however, I have two issues with orientation:

1)  The orientation (which is "mandatory") starts around 3:00-4:00 each day for the evening students.  There is a reason I am an evening student, and getting off of work around 2:00 is not it.  I understand we only do it once, and I was obviously there, but I wasn't a fan of that.

2)  The long check-in and reception on the first day seemed like a big waste of time to me - especially since I was cutting out of work early to attend it.  I understand there is value in having us mingle, but it's not really helping me get through law school by scarfing down finger food and listening to nervous chatter.

The sessions themselves and the faculty and staff have been phenomenal, however, so my two gripes are very minor in relation to how great orientation has been so far. 

Re: Class of 2011
« Reply #166 on: August 15, 2008, 05:48:08 PM »
Does anyone have Stephens for Contracts? If so, have you been able to get the casebook?

Re: Class of 2011
« Reply #167 on: August 18, 2008, 06:25:40 PM »
Does anyone have Stephens for Contracts? If so, have you been able to get the casebook?

I went today, but they didn't have any.  Luckily, I have the 6th edition from a friend.  However, b.c of the warning that all previous editions are obsolete, if someone would be so kind and post the case, if there is on, that is in the first 8 pages.

It would be much appreciated.
Thanks.

Re: Class of 2011
« Reply #168 on: August 18, 2008, 06:57:52 PM »
nevermind.  i found teh first 8 pgs online.

Re: Class of 2011
« Reply #169 on: August 30, 2008, 07:56:11 AM »
hmiller....i finally figured out who you are! ....see you Tuesday in RWA!