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Three Things to Note about the NUS Law Careers Fair 2013

Three Things to Note about the NUS Law Careers Fair 2013

So you may have heard about the Law Careers Fair coming up on the 22 February 2013 at the Oei Tiong Ham Lobby from 10AM to 6PM. Or about the Law Graduate Careers Fair on the 20 February 2013 from 10am to 3pm. But if you haven’t, you heard about it here first. Every year,...
LAWMED 2013: Team Law Captains (Girls)

LAWMED 2013: Team Law Captains (Girls)

In keeping with our tradition of saving the best for last, we spoke to the leading ladies of Team Law and asked them several questions. But the real question is this: WHY NO LOVE FOR MIKE ROSS? Note to self – a photographic memory is not as much an attractive quality as being an ass. Oh...
LAWMED 2013: Team Law Captains (Boys)

LAWMED 2013: Team Law Captains (Boys)

You know it’s the LAWMED season again when you suddenly feel so popular because the Law Club Sports Secretary Director starts inviting you to all sorts of events on Facebook. LAWMED is nothing without the hours and hours of hard work and dedication that our sportsmen put into their sport – did you think the...
Love, Actually

Love, Actually

Author’s Note: The following is a work of fiction. While inspired from real life observations about law school, this is not an accurate portrayal of anyone around. All names are selected for pretentious literary purposes, and any resemblance to persons living or dead is purely coincidental.  ——- Valentine’s Day is celebrated with much more fanfare...
Family Gatherings: A Survival Guide

Family Gatherings: A Survival Guide

It’s family gathering season (Chinese New Year is the next big event right up)! This is the season that you specifically set aside time to reunite and catch up with your grandmother’s sister’s son’s daughter’s niece. Or find out that your cousin’s cousin’s father’s uncle is a professor in your school. Or that your great...
Exam Tips and Techniques

Exam Tips and Techniques

This piece has as much to do with the exams as Singapore has to do with the conflict over at the Gaza Strip. However, this headline and that headline are pretty much as different as an elephant is to a bird. While the exams are so excruciatingly important that our lives come to a full...
5 Potential Career Alternatives

5 Potential Career Alternatives

Disclaimer: This article is written tongue-in-cheek and in jest; it is not to be intended to be taken seriously. Please refer to the Career Services Centre for (real) information on your future career prospects, and also visit the Law Careers Fair when it comes round. On that note, do tell the Law Club what you’d like to...
Doing LAWR Assignments

Doing LAWR Assignments

This timeline of the narrator’s stream of consciousness spans a period of 18 fictitious days, the amount of time allotted for the completion of the hypothetical assignment. *** Day 1 Great. Another LAWR assignment. Okay I shouldn’t think this way. Be positive. This is…good practice for my future lawyer-ing. Next time, I’ll be able to send like...
Life and the Law School

Life and the Law School

[Disclaimer: all names referred to are a coincidence. I have drawn inspiration from real life events and people (i.e. every conversation here has happened), but I have also amalgamated these events and people so that this is not an accurate portrayal of anyone in law school. All names have been changed.] – In the coming...
Dear me, don’t go to law school

Dear me, don’t go to law school

“Dear me, don’t go to law school” I’m pretty sure most of you have watched this video on Youtube but if you haven’t here it is: Basically the video starts by giving students’ perceptions of law school. It’s a terrible place to go. It ruins everything within your social life. Your professor will assign you...
Who they really are!

Who they really are!

Okay, so firstly I must confess that this article is not a product of pure originality. This article’s idea was largely inspired by the 9gag thing that has been going around on FB about ‘stereotypes’ of certain groups/professions etc.   I am sure most of us would have seen the law students one but here’s...
WHAT NOT TO DO ON YOUR FIRST DATE

WHAT NOT TO DO ON YOUR FIRST DATE

With Valentine’s Day around the corner, love is in the air! At this time of the year, it is inevitable that you want to put down your books and go for a romantic night out.   If you are intending to use Valentine’s Day as an excuse to ask your ‘love interest’ out for a...