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Re: name and ethnicity don't match up
« Reply #30 on: March 04, 2008, 02:41:59 PM »
I think you should be okay... did you mention this on your law apps?

For schools that asked for tribe I put: Muskogee (No tribal ID number)

But only a few gave that option.
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Re: name and ethnicity don't match up
« Reply #31 on: March 04, 2008, 02:45:40 PM »
I believe the bar looks at the application of the law school you attend, so this may help (documented history of claiming NA heritage)

This is what I assumed... its on my college, highschool transcripts, LSAT, SAT, all the way to the CTBS in 2nd grade. Lol.
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Re: name and ethnicity don't match up
« Reply #32 on: April 22, 2008, 05:58:38 PM »
niiice i'm in the same boat as most of you...mom's arab, dad's irish-american, i end up with the whitest name ever and confuse the hell out of most people i meet. i identify equally as an american and a syrian, maybe because i never spent more than 5 years in either country. when i apply next cycle i will probably be checking "other"