The 1L Judicial Externship Program

Florida State University College of Law has a unique externship opportunity for 1Ls where students can work directly alongside a judge and their staff. Through this program, students can work with judges in state, federal, and administrative capacities and throughout all levels of the judicial system. FSU Law’s Career Services office works diligently to help … Continue reading The 1L Judicial Externship Program

How I Jumped 9 Points on the LSAT While Working Full-Time

Not everyone studies and takes the LSAT during their senior year of undergrad; for example, I took a gap year between undergrad and law school because I hadn’t started considered going to law school until I started the job I got after undergrad. So, with an 8:30 A.M. to 4:30 P.M. schedule, it was hard … Continue reading How I Jumped 9 Points on the LSAT While Working Full-Time

My Experience as a First-Generation College and Law Student

Growing up, my parents always told me that if I wanted to go to school, they would figure out how to financially support me so I could get the education I wanted. But as a first-generation college and law student, I first had to figure out how to get into the school that was able … Continue reading My Experience as a First-Generation College and Law Student

In Focus: New FSU Law Racial Justice Advocacy Fund Supports Students

Below is a column from the November 13th edition of the FSU Law Focus Newsletter. You can access past editions of the FSU Law Focus online. The FSU College of Law continues its commitment to racial equity with a new Racial Justice Advocacy Fund. Recent killings of Black and Brown Americans and subsequent protests have … Continue reading In Focus: New FSU Law Racial Justice Advocacy Fund Supports Students

Getting Involved During Your 1L Year

If you are anything like me, you likely were overly involved during your time at your undergraduate institution. Being involved can be truly fulfilling, and helping to run organizations gives you a feeling of accomplishment and pride. If you are struggling with the idea of being involved during your first year as a law student, … Continue reading Getting Involved During Your 1L Year