xeoh85's Advice for Doing Well in Law School

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Re: xeoh85's Advice for Doing Well in Law School

Postby mebeSajid » Tue Jun 21, 2011 5:20 pm

chimp wrote:It looks like the way he broke down his material in onenote was by semester (notebook), class (section groups), and outline/brief/notes (sections). Can anyone verify that this is correct?

I've been fiddling around with onenote and this seems like a pretty good way to organize things. I'm looking for the simplest and most efficient way possible.


The best way to do this is to find something that works for you and makes sense in your mind. I tried copying what xeoh did last year, but found that too cumbersome. I ended up doing:

Semester -> Class -> Case Briefs/Class Readings and Topic Notes

I ended up using my topic notes as my outlines, but our exams were (with one exception) open book and open notes..

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Re: xeoh85's Advice for Doing Well in Law School

Postby mebeSajid » Tue Jun 21, 2011 5:22 pm

Also - chill out! If you're a current 0L, this is going to be the last chance you have at relaxing for a LONG time - law school is incredibly stressful and demanding, and if you do well enough to have summer jobs, you may not have a real vacation until after you take the bar exam.

Enjoy your time off - seriously.

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Re: xeoh85's Advice for Doing Well in Law School

Postby theturkeyisfat » Wed Jun 22, 2011 2:26 am

:)

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Re: xeoh85's Advice for Doing Well in Law School

Postby 071816 » Sat Aug 20, 2011 1:15 pm

I had forgotten about this thread. Bumping for sheer awesomeness.

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Re: xeoh85's Advice for Doing Well in Law School

Postby Blessedassurance » Sat Aug 20, 2011 1:26 pm

Etc etc

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Re: xeoh85's Advice for Doing Well in Law School

Postby am060459 » Sat Aug 20, 2011 1:40 pm

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