Tag Archive: diversity

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Join us at Southwestern Law’s Diversity Day!

If you’ll be in the LA area this weekend — or understand the importance of this event and have the resources to book a flight to the LA area on a moment’s notice — you’ll be doing yourself a big favor by stopping by Southwestern Law School’s Diversity Day event on Saturday, January 21 from 2-6:30 pm.

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Logical Reasonings / 5.27.15

A) Don’t go to Charleston School of Law. Seriously. Just don’t. I’m like an old man at a gas station warning you teenagers not to go up to that haunted cabin. Above the Law

B) 3 final prep tips for the June LSAT. US News and World Report

C) More diverse law school classes means more diversity in the legal profession, and that’s a good thing. Huffington Post

D) The Onion thinks that standardized tests discriminate against kids who don’t give a shit.

E) The “Single Ladies” dance synced up with the Ducktales theme song is the best thing I’ve seen this week. Maybe month. Possibly year. Slight chance lifetime. Good Friends

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Logical Reasonings / 2.6.15

A new report shows that unconscious racial bias may be the cause behind the lack of diversity within the legal profession. Above the Law

A great read with tips on balancing your student loan payments with your retirement savings. Yes, you’re all going to get old one day… Above the Law

The Silk Road trial may have set a dangerous precedent regarding the use of unlawfully obtained evidence being presented in trial. Gizmodo

The only thing ruining the English language is YOLO. io9

Nobody, not even Katy Perry, can suppress the beautiful phenomenon that is Left Shark. Above the Law

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Logical Reasonings / 2.5.15

A) A new study shows there’s no correlation between law school clinical training and job offers (unfortunately). Get a good score on your LSAT, kids. Above the Law

B) A new study says diversity is lacking at top law schools, and I, for one, am shocked. US News & World Report

C) Here’s a solid student loan repayment primer. If it looks scary, well, that’s all the more reason to get the most scholarship money you can. Huffington Post

D) Net neutrality is almost inevitably headed back to court. Wall Street Journal

E) Left Shark is King of the Internet. All hail Left Shark. Chive

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Logical Reasoning / 1.12.15

A) Recognizing argument structures can help untangle LSAT Logical Reasoning. US News & World Report

B) Ranking the most diverse law schools. PreLaw Magazine

C) Which lawyer got a Golden Globes shout out at the expense of George Clooney? Note: I think he’s fine with it. Above the Law

D) Turns out pot legalization in Colorado has landed somewhere between billion-dollar-boom and demon-hell-scourge. Wall Street Journal

E) Celebrate the greatness of Tina Fey and Amy Poehler at the Golden Globes one more time with this “Best Of” supercut. Vulture