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Alternative Careers

JD detours: Alternative career paths for lawyers

December 03, 2018

Studies have found that approximately one out of every five students pursues an alternative career path after law school. There are many different careers that can benefit from your law degree. The job that’s best for you will ultimately depend on your most valuable skills and what you want to do.

Conservative Liberal

Political disequilibrium on law school campuses

January 12, 2017

During winter break, many law students reflect on their decision to enroll in law school. Full cost may be as high as $85,000 annually for an experience they hoped would teach them new ideas and perspectives. While the legal curriculum exposes them to new concepts, the students will receive it

Politics Careers

Is politics your passion?

January 01, 2017

A Congressional staffer shares his story and offers suggestions on how to build a satisfying career in public service.

Activism

Activism and your legal career

December 01, 2016

How far can you go in showing your political stripes while maintaining a successful career? That depends on  whom you ask.

Civility in Politics

Has civility become extinct in politics?

October 11, 2016

Two law students talk about the positives and negatives they experienced at this summer’s political conventions. The 2016 election cycle has been one of many potential presidential firsts. Voters had the chance to choose the first female president, Hilary Clinton; the first Jewish president, Bernie Sanders; the first billionaire president, Donald