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Wednesday, October 14, 2009 (Vol. 24, No. 5)
Wednesday, October 14th, 2009

The Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) Board's Internal Negotiations Competition went off without a hitch last Saturday and Sunday.  It was an e-mail sent out the Thursday before, however that ha

Wednesday, October 14th, 2009

Since 2005, the Student Bar Association has conducted its Internal Writing Competition as a forum to showcase scholarly legal writing by current and graduating students at George Washington.

Wednesday, October 14th, 2009

I have a confession to make.  I basically never go to the Law School on the weekends.  I know, I know, I should be putting in quality time with the study rooms in the bowels of Burns, but I just can't bring myself to do it.  It is one of my "new law school year's resolutions" though, and I know I'll get around to it eventually.  I promise.

Perspectives from the Part-Time Student
Wednesday, October 14th, 2009

Work, school... school, work... not to mention other obligations that only increase in intensity throughout the term.  For part-time law students, it often seems like

Wednesday, October 14th, 2009

This is the first in a series of articles intended to give students a behind-the-scenes look into the mysterious goings-on of the Student Bar Association.

Features

Wednesday, October 14th, 2009

Rejection.  It's a fact of life.  Everyone gets rejected at some point.  But it seems to be especially prevalent among law students.   One thing I've noticed at GW is that there seems to be a parti

Married With Kids in Law School
Wednesday, October 14th, 2009

It's the night before your final law school take-home exam is due. You're sitting at your dining room table, surrounded by your computer, casebooks, hornbooks, papers, and yellow legal pads.

Post-Midterm Advice? Find a Distraction
Wednesday, October 14th, 2009

Midterms examinations are next week for all the 1Ls and the best advice I can offer is to tell you all not to stress out.  One small test is not worth causing the development of a stress p

Review: Fine Dining at Baja Fresh
Wednesday, October 14th, 2009

Recently, this column has examined phenomena well beyond our immediate surroundings.  This week, we boldly journey into the jungle of fine dining in our neighborhood and examine the often-overlooke

Wednesday, October 14th, 2009

One of my favorite jazz albums of all time is Miles Davis's Sketches of Spain.  While I think it's just good jazz, some critics have focused on the fact that it's "something other than jaz

Ask Yunji
Wednesday, October 14th, 2009


Dear Yunji,

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Opinions

Wednesday, October 14th, 2009

I was a marketing major in undergrad, with a passion for technology and now I'm on my way to becoming a lawyer.

Wednesday, October 14th, 2009

The drug policy debate generally focuses on the law's ability to reduce personal narcotics use.

Wednesday, October 14th, 2009

What is the Nobel Peace Prize, and how does the Nobel Committee in Oslo choose to award it? The U.S.

Wednesday, October 14th, 2009

I am not an activist.  The closest I've ever come to being in a protest has been walking around one on my way to class or work.  I support many of the positions of the protestors that I have polite

Wednesday, October 14th, 2009

Let me preface this column with a disclaimer: I like Barack Obama. I'm liberal. In fact, I'm super liberal.

Wednesday, October 14th, 2009

When I heard that President Obama had won the Nobel Peace Prize, I was shocked.  What had he done to further world peace?  Then I saw the official explanation: his commitment to nuclear di

Wednesday, October 14th, 2009

More than a year has passed since the collapse of Lehman Brothers, which is widely viewed as the beginning of the economic crisis that still dominates headlines in the news, punditry, and more impo

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