Advice on pursuing a a career in real estate law

May 3, 2021

U.S. NEWS — Real estate law touches on every legal issue that relates to the possession or inhabitation of land.

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Podcast: Advice for students starting law school this year

April 23, 2021

LAW SCHOOL TOOLBOX — Welcome back to the Law School Toolbox podcast! Today, we are talking about getting ready to start law school this year, and specifically, how to frame it for yourself during a time affected by pandemic restrictions.

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Advice for prospective law students on selecting the right school

April 23, 2021

U.S. NEWS — Whether shopping for new shoes or a car, most people prefer to try something out before making a purchase. Considering the cost of law school tuition, it is unwise to choose a law school blindly. In the past, law school applicants typically visited law schools to determine whether they felt at home.

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Michigan State University Law hosts workshop for high school students on Fourth Amendment rights

April 23, 2021

MICHIGAN STATE UNIVERSITY COLLEGE OF LAW — What qualifies as a constitutional search? How does one determine reasonable suspicion? When is it appropriate to record an incident with police on your cell phone? Over 500 students at Cass Technical High School in Detroit learned the answers to these important questions.

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Notre Dame Law closes deposit form amid rush of acceptances from admitted students

April 18, 2021

INSIDE HIGHER ED — It was a banner year for law school applications. The number of applicants this year was up about 21 percent compared to last year, according to the Law School Admissions Council. Total applications were up 32 percent. An increase that big can be tricky for an admissions department.

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Survey: A majority of millennial students report student debt was not worth the college degree

April 13, 2021

CNBC — Older millennials entered adulthood around the time of the 2008 financial crisis, which was followed by higher education funding cuts, rising college costs and slow wage growth. The result: Millennials became the student debt generation.

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A look at AccessLex’s Law School Scholarship Databank

April 1, 2021

PR NEWSWIRE — When it comes to the question of where to go to law school AccessLex Institute knows a scholarship can make all the difference. That’s why they’ve created the AccessLex Law School Scholarship Databank, a searchable database housing 800 scholarships and writing competitions that total nearly $3 million in aid.

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Podcast looks at the future of the remote LSAT

April 1, 2021

THINKING LSAT — This week, LSAC announced that the LSAT Flex is here to stay. And with a few small changes, the online test will be known simply as “LSAT” after August of this year. The guys cover this major announcement from LSAC and share some other news, like the release of the testing schedule.

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Donation to UC Davis Law establishes need-based scholarship for students

April 1, 2021

UC DAVIS SCHOOL OF LAW — The William and Inez Mabie Family Foundation has pledged $1 million to UC Davis School of Law for a new scholarship in memory of Ronald Hayes Malone, the foundation’s longtime president and a one-time Watergate prosecutor.

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University of Kansas Law offers LSAT fee-waiver to select KU students

March 31, 2021

UNIVERSITY OF KANSAS SCHOOL OF LAW — A new program offered by the University of Kansas School of Law will cover law school entrance exam fees for selected KU students. Preference will be given to diverse candidates and candidates who have financial need. KU students who plan to attend law school are invited to apply.

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