Updating an application?

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Updating an application?

Postby Anonymous User » Wed Nov 20, 2013 10:30 pm

I was recently given the opportunity to update my application for a clerkship. In addition to an updated resume, I was curious if people had any thoughts on what kind of updated information would be the most helpful.

For example, I was thinking of submitting an updated writing sample from my internship this summer (since my previous writing sample was from my first year LRW class).

Thanks in advance!

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Re: Updating an application?

Postby JAG Dog » Thu Nov 21, 2013 2:25 am

If your new writing sample is better, then submit it. If it's not, don't. I think at this point the reviewer will care less about whether you have real-world writing experience than about how well you write, so don't update it just to show you have written something else.

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