1L grade waiting thread

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Re: 1L grade waiting thread

Postby kalvano » Wed Jan 12, 2011 2:24 am

traehekat wrote:
kalvano wrote:For transfer-intendig people, I've talked to some people who did transfer and they said they got absolutely boned at OCI. Just FYI.


How high up did they transfer?


Some very high. Others, not that big a leap. Not to the T6 or anything though.

All said it sucks at OCI, though. They said they may have stellar grades from their old school, but that employers still had to compare them to the new school and it's a hard sell.

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Re: 1L grade waiting thread

Postby missinglink » Wed Jan 12, 2011 2:28 am

kalvano wrote:For transfer-intendig people, I've talked to some people who did transfer and they said they got absolutely boned at OCI. Just FYI.

I've read elsewhere here that transfers generally do alright at OCI because they are coming in with pretty good grades.

Could you expand? [edit: nm]

Transferring up is something that's been on my mind since grades came back. Seriously considering the EA option at Chicago. Barring that, Berkeley and UCLA seem like good options. My preference is to find a job in California, so staying where I'm at might be a good option. I need to find out how OCI went at my school this year.

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Re: 1L grade waiting thread

Postby RVP11 » Wed Jan 12, 2011 4:10 am

kalvano wrote:Some very high. Others, not that big a leap. Not to the T6 or anything though.


What's "very high" if not the T6?

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Re: 1L grade waiting thread

Postby keg411 » Wed Jan 12, 2011 9:23 am

kalvano wrote:For transfer-intendig people, I've talked to some people who did transfer and they said they got absolutely boned at OCI. Just FYI.


Like I said -- biggest fear (especially with the debt). On the plus side, it's pretty cool to even be entertaining this idea. Motivation to keep it up.

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Re: 1L grade waiting thread

Postby lawschooliseasy » Wed Jan 12, 2011 9:29 am

traehekat wrote:Would only consider transferring to Chicago.


Considering ED?

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Re: 1L grade waiting thread

Postby traehekat » Wed Jan 12, 2011 9:33 am

lawschooliseasy wrote:
traehekat wrote:Would only consider transferring to Chicago.


Considering ED?


Yup.

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Re: 1L grade waiting thread

Postby philosoraptor » Wed Jan 12, 2011 10:26 am

f0bolous wrote:
JordynAsh wrote:
philosoraptor wrote:
JordynAsh wrote:Just got an email from a professor with our section's grade distribution (but no actual grades).

I'm dying inside.
I'm assuming this is LRW or contracts, right? Sorry to hear that you still have nothing -- 3A at least has Ks results.


Yeah our Ks class. 3Bers will be finally be joining me and compulsively checking grades all day tomorrow.


don't worry...i've been doing that since 12/15

i hate how tight the curve is (at least compared to what he said in class)
Civ pro's up. Oof.

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Re: 1L grade waiting thread

Postby stratocophic » Wed Jan 12, 2011 10:37 am

I got 1/2 of my grades in the space of one whirlwind hour yesterday; all I want to talk about is grades. I like to think I'm not a douche; the only thing I cannot talk about is grades.
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Re: 1L grade waiting thread

Postby de5igual » Wed Jan 12, 2011 11:25 am

philosoraptor wrote:i hate how tight the curve is (at least compared to what he said in class)
Civ pro's up. Oof.[/quote]

oof indeed :|

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Re: 1L grade waiting thread

Postby JordynAsh » Wed Jan 12, 2011 11:59 am

f0bolous wrote:
oof indeed :|


Ks is up too.

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Re: 1L grade waiting thread

Postby de5igual » Wed Jan 12, 2011 12:02 pm

JordynAsh wrote:
f0bolous wrote:
oof indeed :|


Ks is up too.


saw that too...better than civ pro, but doesn't offset it :?

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Re: 1L grade waiting thread

Postby goosey » Wed Jan 12, 2011 12:29 pm

grades come out today...have a lot of reading to do..cant stop F5ing. ahhh

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Re: 1L grade waiting thread

Postby phonepro » Wed Jan 12, 2011 12:58 pm

goosey wrote:grades come out today...have a lot of reading to do..cant stop F5ing. ahhh


by noon. im going to throw up.

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Re: 1L grade waiting thread

Postby 09042014 » Wed Jan 12, 2011 12:59 pm

Don't F5. Just wait for someone to tell you. It will make you much more sane.

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Re: 1L grade waiting thread

Postby dibs » Wed Jan 12, 2011 1:01 pm

grades were 'supposed' to come out today. stress levels around the school are severely high. and by school i mean people i talk to.

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Re: 1L grade waiting thread

Postby bjsesq » Wed Jan 12, 2011 1:02 pm

Desert Fox wrote:Don't F5. Just wait for someone to tell you. It will make you much more sane.

Sounds like we may be safe for now.

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Re: 1L grade waiting thread

Postby phonepro » Wed Jan 12, 2011 1:03 pm

its past noon, no grades. i hate bls.

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Re: 1L grade waiting thread

Postby 09042014 » Wed Jan 12, 2011 1:05 pm

bjsesq wrote:
Desert Fox wrote:Don't F5. Just wait for someone to tell you. It will make you much more sane.

Sounds like we may be safe for now.


A graduated student told me that it is always this wen. but the time varies from 12 one year to 2 til 7.

But Holly says she heard that the admin said maybe tomorrow but likely friday. Who knows how accurate.

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Re: 1L grade waiting thread

Postby bjsesq » Wed Jan 12, 2011 1:06 pm

Desert Fox wrote:
bjsesq wrote:
Desert Fox wrote:Don't F5. Just wait for someone to tell you. It will make you much more sane.

Sounds like we may be safe for now.


A graduated student told me that it is always this wen. but the time varies from 12 one year to 2 til 7.

But Holly says she heard that the admin said maybe tomorrow but likely friday. Who knows how accurate.

My source was Holly. So yeah, who knows. I guess we'll see.

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Re: 1L grade waiting thread

Postby 09042014 » Wed Jan 12, 2011 1:09 pm

I was prepared to face the firing squad today. I want to get it over with.

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Re: 1L grade waiting thread

Postby bjsesq » Wed Jan 12, 2011 1:13 pm

Desert Fox wrote:I was prepared to face the firing squad today. I want to get it over with.

I swing back and forth between wanting and not wanting. The longer we wait, the more it grows in importance to me.

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Re: 1L grade waiting thread

Postby 09042014 » Wed Jan 12, 2011 1:16 pm

bjsesq wrote:
Desert Fox wrote:I was prepared to face the firing squad today. I want to get it over with.

I swing back and forth between wanting and not wanting. The longer we wait, the more it grows in importance to me.


I was really anxious about individual grades during break. Now I just want to know what my GPA is.

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Re: 1L grade waiting thread

Postby IAFG » Wed Jan 12, 2011 1:17 pm

the BF predicts today ~5:00, fwiw

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Re: 1L grade waiting thread

Postby bjsesq » Wed Jan 12, 2011 1:18 pm

IAFG wrote:the BF predicts today ~5:00, fwiw

In which case, 5 is probably tcr.

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Re: 1L grade waiting thread

Postby Tangerine Gleam » Wed Jan 12, 2011 1:19 pm

Good luck, Chi-town soldiers. The TLS is wif u.



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