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by JennaSayKwah
Thu Jun 18, 2020 3:09 pm
Forum: Choosing a Law School
Topic: Harvard Law admit considering deferral option
Replies: 5
Views: 713

Re: Harvard Law admit considering deferral option

Thank you for these thoughtful replies! I have spoken with about a dozen practicing attorneys, law professors, and current law students -- including HLS alums/students -- and it's so nice to get additional data points here. HLS has extended the deferral decision deadline through this weekend -- woul...
by JennaSayKwah
Sun Jun 14, 2020 5:07 pm
Forum: Choosing a Law School
Topic: Harvard Law admit considering deferral option
Replies: 5
Views: 713

Harvard Law admit considering deferral option

I don't see any posts on this on the forum, so apologies if I'm just missing active post(s) on this subject. With HLS announcing that all classes will be online this fall (and apparently no potential for them to re-evaluate), I'm interested in any opinions as to the value, short comings, possible ad...
by JennaSayKwah
Fri Aug 23, 2019 7:07 pm
Forum: LSAT & GRE Preparation
Topic: Any reason NOT to retake?
Replies: 7
Views: 2482

Re: Any reason NOT to retake?

Hoping to piggy-back on this thread by carrying the same example a step further. So assuming the same example of someone getting a 171-173 on their fist take, then a 177-178 on their second take: 1. Am I correct that some schools will average the two scores for the purposes of admissions (even thoug...
by JennaSayKwah
Tue Aug 13, 2019 12:32 pm
Forum: Personal Statements
Topic: PS overlap with resume
Replies: 2
Views: 1731

PS overlap with resume

Hi all! I'm a long time lurker who can't believe it's now my cycle!! So I know that the general wisdom is "don't restate your resume in your PS". But my work experience and certain academic items, which are all included on my resume, are a big part of my "why law" rational. I have written three diff...