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Welcome! Things to know…

August 18, 2014 by


Welcome Law Students and Faculty! What a special fall semester for all of us. This time next year those of us who haven’t graduated will be bustling around our new building, learning our way to the new classrooms, and trying to find the closest and best place to eat. Those of us in the library […]

Advice From Law Students About Law School

August 8, 2014 by


Law students at Georgia State University are awesome. And one of the ways they show it is by helping their fellow law students. They’ve shared a lot of good advice about law school on our blog in the past few years, and we wanted to highlight just a bit of it for our incoming 1Ls. […]

Lost? Don’t Worry, We Have a Guide for That

July 31, 2014 by


For most people now a days, if you need to directions to somewhere, you just punch it into your phone, and within a second, you know exactly what route to take. Although it may be hard to remember, there was a time in life when cell phones didn’t act as tiny computers. No email, no Facebook, […]

Get Ready for Class With Georgia’s Tax Free Weekend

July 29, 2014 by


Classes don’t start until August 18, but it’s not too soon to be thinking about books, clothes, and school supplies. Like many other states, Georgia offers a “sales tax holiday” before the start of school each Fall. This year’s sales holiday is this Friday and Saturday, August 1 & 2. Per Title 48 of the OCGA, […]

Ace the Interview and Get a Job

July 24, 2014 by


With the big Career Fair coming up next week (Tuesday, July 29), I know many of you have interviews. Are you starting to get a little nervous but doing your best to ignore the jitters? Honestly, the best approach to the process is to not ignore the butterflies but control them. How do you do […]

Bar Exam Logistics

July 22, 2014 by


With the Georgia Bar Exam quickly approaching, here are a couple of logistical questions you need to decide before the first day of exams: 1. Know the exam date. 2. Know the exam schedule. 3. Decide on where you will stay. Family, Friends, Hotel, etc. Try to stay somewhere close by and stress free. 4. How […]

Library Hours for Remainder of Summer

July 18, 2014 by


The library’s hours will be affected by several law school events over the next few weeks. Below are the hours when we’ll be open until the start of Fall semester. Exams (July 18-28) Library Hours Reference Hours Public Hours Monday – Thursday 7 a.m. – 11 p.m. 8:30 a.m. – 7:30 p.m. Closed Friday 7 a.m. […]

Law-Themed Vacation Ideas: Mixing Business with Pleasure

July 15, 2014 by


By Ryan Kerr Here at GSU College of Law, students are getting ready for a break before Fall Semester begins.  Some of us are lucky enough to get away and visit family or even take trip that has no purpose other than to relax.  For those burned-out law students and lawyers out there, taking a […]

Survival Guide: College of Law Library

July 10, 2014 by


By Darius Wood Behind the trepid 80’s décor lies a modern two-floor library that holds a variety of legal, professional, and general resources.  On reserve you can find everything from headphones to course textbooks for every course currently taught. A few key items are: Earplugs Projector Kits The Bluebook Dry Erase Markers Flash Cards (Torts, […]

Microsoft Office for your phone

July 7, 2014 by


You just thought of the perfect opening sentence for your environmental law paper, but your at the gym – miles away from a computer. Or you want to review your professor’s PowerPoint presentation from last class, but you forgot to print them out prior to boarding the train. Law students are constantly on the go, shuffling class […]


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