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Director of Admissions at HLS

Postby bouleversement » Sat Sep 07, 2013 1:11 pm

Does anyone know who this is now?

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Re: Director of Admissions at HLS

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Re: Director of Admissions at HLS

Postby bouleversement » Sat Sep 07, 2013 9:45 pm

Silly me for searching for Karen's title "Director of Admissions at Harvard Law School" and getting no results.

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Re: Director of Admissions at HLS

Postby UnderrateOverachieve » Sat Sep 07, 2013 11:45 pm

xylocarp wrote:http://lmgtfy.com/?q=Harvard+law+chief+admissions+officer


You aren't wrong, but you are an asshole.

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Re: Director of Admissions at HLS

Postby midwest17 » Sun Sep 08, 2013 12:29 am

xylocarp wrote:http://lmgtfy.com/?q=Harvard+law+chief+admissions+officer


If one is going to post a LMGTFY link, shouldn't one make sure the Google results actually answer the question first?

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Re: Director of Admissions at HLS

Postby xylocarp » Sun Sep 08, 2013 3:24 am

UnderrateOverachieve wrote:
xylocarp wrote:http://lmgtfy.com/?q=Harvard+law+chief+admissions+officer


You aren't wrong, but you are an asshole.

I dunno, I've always seen LMGTFY as a "teach a man to fish" sort of thing. :|

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Re: Director of Admissions at HLS

Postby xylocarp » Sun Sep 08, 2013 3:25 am

midwest17 wrote:
xylocarp wrote:http://lmgtfy.com/?q=Harvard+law+chief+admissions+officer


If one is going to post a LMGTFY link, shouldn't one make sure the Google results actually answer the question first?

It's there, though I will concede that you do have to look a tad farther than the first result's title.

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Re: Director of Admissions at HLS

Postby Redfactor » Sun Sep 08, 2013 5:05 am

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Re: Director of Admissions at HLS

Postby IAFG » Sun Sep 08, 2013 7:38 am

xylocarp wrote:
UnderrateOverachieve wrote:
xylocarp wrote:http://lmgtfy.com/?q=Harvard+law+chief+admissions+officer


You aren't wrong, but you are an asshole.

I dunno, I've always seen LMGTFY as a "teach a man to fish" sort of thing. :|

Except now bullshit like this will come up when you google it. So thanks for that.

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Re: Director of Admissions at HLS

Postby pupshaw » Sun Sep 08, 2013 8:44 am

Jesus guys, just answer his question!

OP, it's Jessica Soban. Actual title is Assistant Dean and Chief Admissions Officer.

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Re: Director of Admissions at HLS

Postby bouleversement » Sun Sep 08, 2013 11:45 am

It's all right everyone, no harm done. The change in title messed me up. Thanks.

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Re: Director of Admissions at HLS

Postby MikeSpivey » Sun Sep 08, 2013 11:52 am

I saw the title of the thread and thought I could help, but now I have no idea what the question is? :(

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Re: Director of Admissions at HLS

Postby midwest17 » Sun Sep 08, 2013 12:40 pm

cerealdan wrote:Jesus guys, just answer his question!

OP, it's Jessica Soban. Actual title is Assistant Dean and Chief Admissions Officer.


I thought he was asking for Karen Buttenbaum's replacement, since her old title was Director of Admissions?

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Re: Director of Admissions at HLS

Postby bouleversement » Sun Sep 08, 2013 4:48 pm

I asked who replaced Karen at Harvard as Director of Admissions. I searched for that title and found nothing. It appears Jessica Sorban is her replacement albeit under a different title. I don't understand the title change (were Karen's responsibilities subsumed by Jessica?) but it appears my initial question (read: who is now in charge of admissions) has been answered!

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Re: Director of Admissions at HLS

Postby midwest17 » Sun Sep 08, 2013 6:11 pm

bouleversement wrote:I asked who replaced Karen at Harvard as Director of Admissions. I searched for that title and found nothing. It appears Jessica Sorban is her replacement albeit under a different title. I don't understand the title change (were Karen's responsibilities subsumed by Jessica?) but it appears my initial question (read: who is now in charge of admissions) has been answered!


My understanding is that HLS has an Assistant Dean and Chief Admissions Officer (Jessica Soban) and a Director of Admissions (formerly Karen Buttenbaum). Is that wrong?

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Re: Director of Admissions at HLS

Postby bouleversement » Sun Sep 08, 2013 6:16 pm

midwest17 wrote:
bouleversement wrote:I asked who replaced Karen at Harvard as Director of Admissions. I searched for that title and found nothing. It appears Jessica Sorban is her replacement albeit under a different title. I don't understand the title change (were Karen's responsibilities subsumed by Jessica?) but it appears my initial question (read: who is now in charge of admissions) has been answered!


My understanding is that HLS has an Assistant Dean and Chief Admissions Officer (Jessica Soban) and a Director of Admissions (formerly Karen Buttenbaum). Is that wrong?


Will there be another person assuming the title Director of Admissions or is Jessica going to assume that role under the title Assistant Dean and Chief Admissions Officer?

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Re: Director of Admissions at HLS

Postby KarenButtenbaum » Thu Sep 19, 2013 2:18 pm

Hi everyone,
I figured I'd just clear this up. Jessica was -- and still is -- the Assistant Dean and Chief Admissions Officer, which means that she is the head of the admissions office. My title was Director of Admissions, but Jessica and I were not the only people on the senior staff at HLS. Even though I no longer work there and I don't speak for them, I can say that I don't believe that they will have anyone with the title Director of Admissions. The responsibilities of my old position will very likely be shifted to other very capable, wonderful people in the office.
I hope that clears things up.
Cheers,
Karen

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Re: Director of Admissions at HLS

Postby bouleversement » Wed Sep 25, 2013 3:17 pm

KarenButtenbaum wrote:Hi everyone,
I figured I'd just clear this up. Jessica was -- and still is -- the Assistant Dean and Chief Admissions Officer, which means that she is the head of the admissions office. My title was Director of Admissions, but Jessica and I were not the only people on the senior staff at HLS. Even though I no longer work there and I don't speak for them, I can say that I don't believe that they will have anyone with the title Director of Admissions. The responsibilities of my old position will very likely be shifted to other very capable, wonderful people in the office.
I hope that clears things up.
Cheers,
Karen


Thanks Karen!




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