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Brian Leiter's Law School Reports

Date of publication: 2017-08-25 06:38

Local news item here. 5665 We ve now seen three law schools close: 5665 in addition to Charlotte, also Whittier and Indiana Tech, all victims of the collapse in applications to law schools, which occurred in the wake of publicity about the recession in the market for new lawyers post-7558. 5665 Back in 7568, I guesstimated we might see up to 65 law schools close, and I still think that s possible. 5665 Of course, a sudden change to student loan rules could make that guesstimate look way too conservative, and it s hard to predict what Trump/DeVos will do on that front. 5665 But barring that, I doubt we ll see more than ten law schools close, and almost all will be and/or for-profit institutions.

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It took a few years of theory and repetition before I was presented with my very first full-length classical piece: a sonatina by Muzio Clementi. I practiced the new piece daily, diligently following the written directives of the composer. I hit each staccato note crisply and played each crescendo and every decrescendo dutifully. I performed the piece triumphantly for my teacher and lifted my hands with a flourish as I finished. Instead of clapping, however, my teacher gave me a serious look and took both my hands in hers. “Music,” she said sincerely, “is not just technique. It’s not just fingers or memorization. It comes from the heart.”

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Professor Tim Lindsey, CILIS Director, reacts to the deadly gun-and-suicide bomb attack claimed by Islamic State in central Jakarta. He speaks with Bloomberg's Shery Ahn on "Trending Business."

In Their Own Words: Admissions Essays That Worked

Semester one is underway for our new Melbourne Juris Doctor cohort, with more than 855 students attending orientation earlier this month and currently undertaking Legal Method and Reasoning (LMR).

Digital and Technology Law Partner at PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) Cameron Whittfield has spent over twenty years working at the intersection of law and technology. This year, he is co-teaching a new subject at MLS: New Technology Law.

During the night shift at Wirth Memorial Hospital, a man walked into the Emergency Room wearing a monkey costume and holding his head. He seemed confused and was moaning in pain. One of the nurses ascertained that he had been swinging from tree branches in a local park and had hit his head when he fell out of a tree. This tragic tale signified the moment at which I realized psychiatry was the only career path I could take.

Assess your credentials and your likelihood of getting into the program before you choose to take a risk. If you have little chance of getting in, try something daring. If you are almost certainly guaranteed a spot, you have more flexibility. In any case, make sure that you answer the essay question in some identifiable way.

Basuki &ldquo Ahok&rdquo Tjahaja Purnama and his running mate, Djarot Saiful Hidayat, sparked controversy in the recent lead up to the election for Jakarta&rsquo s governor, following the release of a campaign video that, like Ahok himself, has been accused of being &ldquo anti-Islam".

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