In at Chicago: Class of 2015

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skers
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Re: In at Chicago: Class of 2015

Postby skers » Tue Mar 20, 2012 12:26 pm

Congrats to all those who got cash.

Also, last couple chat transcripts are now up.

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Dino_Spumoni
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Re: In at Chicago: Class of 2015

Postby Dino_Spumoni » Tue Mar 20, 2012 12:44 pm

Just rsvp'd for the asw! :lol: Hope to see a bunch of you there!

MichelFoucault
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Re: In at Chicago: Class of 2015

Postby MichelFoucault » Wed Mar 21, 2012 3:55 pm

Has anyone received any scholarships or fellowships apart from what is offered in the award letter?

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Re: In at Chicago: Class of 2015

Postby bobsey » Wed Mar 21, 2012 4:17 pm

for anyone interested in Law and Economics:

http://www.law.uchicago.edu/news/edward-morrison-join-faculty.

Personally I'm excited to take a seminar with him. He's a "terrific classroom teacher," according to Brian Leiter's blog.

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Re: In at Chicago: Class of 2015

Postby soj » Wed Mar 21, 2012 4:51 pm

Ed Morrison taught a section of mock classes at the Columbia ASW. He was great.

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Re: In at Chicago: Class of 2015

Postby seanPtheB » Wed Mar 21, 2012 7:58 pm

TemporarySaint wrote:Congrats to all those who got cash.

Also, last couple chat transcripts are now up.


Appreciate the heads up, been waiting for those

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Re: In at Chicago: Class of 2015

Postby ralph_pootawn » Wed Mar 21, 2012 10:17 pm

has anyone tried getting more money from Chicago?

Any success?

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iThwl
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Re: In at Chicago: Class of 2015

Postby iThwl » Wed Mar 21, 2012 10:30 pm

Olin fellowship in Law and Economics. :mrgreen:

ETA: this is in addition to the regular scholarship package.

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Re: In at Chicago: Class of 2015

Postby lsatcrazy » Wed Mar 21, 2012 10:33 pm

iThwl wrote:Olin fellowship in Law and Economics. :mrgreen:

ETA: this is in addition to the regular scholarship package.

Congratulations! Are you an econ phd or something?

redbullvodka
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Re: In at Chicago: Class of 2015

Postby redbullvodka » Wed Mar 21, 2012 10:43 pm

lsatcrazy wrote:
iThwl wrote:Olin fellowship in Law and Economics. :mrgreen:

ETA: this is in addition to the regular scholarship package.

Congratulations! Are you an econ phd or something?


I was under the impression this was just for law students, not applicants...

http://www.law.uchicago.edu/lawecon/studentfellowships

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Re: In at Chicago: Class of 2015

Postby MichelFoucault » Thu Mar 22, 2012 8:52 pm

iThwl wrote:Olin fellowship in Law and Economics. :mrgreen:

ETA: this is in addition to the regular scholarship package.


Got one too.

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Re: In at Chicago: Class of 2015

Postby lsatcrazy » Thu Mar 22, 2012 9:46 pm

MichelFoucault wrote:
iThwl wrote:Olin fellowship in Law and Economics. :mrgreen:

ETA: this is in addition to the regular scholarship package.


Got one too.

Did you guys apply for these separately?

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Re: In at Chicago: Class of 2015

Postby icedflames » Fri Mar 23, 2012 8:50 am

lsatcrazy wrote:
MichelFoucault wrote:
iThwl wrote:Olin fellowship in Law and Economics. :mrgreen:

ETA: this is in addition to the regular scholarship package.


Got one too.

Did you guys apply for these separately?


I got one too, and nope, they just emailed us

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Re: In at Chicago: Class of 2015

Postby redbullvodka » Fri Mar 23, 2012 3:42 pm

Everyone who got one an econ major in undergrad?

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Re: In at Chicago: Class of 2015

Postby teacher10456 » Fri Mar 23, 2012 4:00 pm

Has anyone successfully applied for an extension and received one? The April 15 deadline is fast approaching and I am still waiting on hearing scholarship offers from other schools.

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vincanity1
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Re: In at Chicago: Class of 2015

Postby vincanity1 » Fri Mar 23, 2012 5:42 pm

Disappointed Econ major in undergrad here :'(

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Re: In at Chicago: Class of 2015

Postby redbullvodka » Fri Mar 23, 2012 5:49 pm

vincanity1 wrote:Disappointed Econ major in undergrad here :'(


super ditto, especially since it was the focal point of my personal statement.

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Re: In at Chicago: Class of 2015

Postby operagrl71 » Sat Mar 24, 2012 1:24 am

teacher10456 wrote:Has anyone successfully applied for an extension and received one? The April 15 deadline is fast approaching and I am still waiting on hearing scholarship offers from other schools.

+1

Would love to know the answer to this as well...

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Re: In at Chicago: Class of 2015

Postby tamereth » Sat Mar 24, 2012 3:30 pm

Looks like bowling is on the schedule for ASW ><
-Prepares to be embarrassed-

Edit: Has anyone emailed UChicago with questions/extensions/aid negotiations and actually gotten a response? I wish they hadn't pushed back that Financial Aid chat.

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Re: In at Chicago: Class of 2015

Postby AmandaPB » Sat Mar 24, 2012 9:19 pm

tamereth wrote:Looks like bowling is on the schedule for ASW

Ugggggh don't make me

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Re: In at Chicago: Class of 2015

Postby soj » Sat Mar 24, 2012 9:22 pm

I can't even lift the heavier balls. :lol:

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Re: In at Chicago: Class of 2015

Postby AmandaPB » Sat Mar 24, 2012 11:14 pm

soj wrote:I can't even lift the heavier balls. :lol:

Can we opt out of participating and just drink instead?

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Re: In at Chicago: Class of 2015

Postby soj » Sat Mar 24, 2012 11:23 pm

AmandaPB wrote:
soj wrote:I can't even lift the heavier balls. :lol:

Can we opt out of participating and just drink instead?

I'm sure it'll still be fun. I'm going to get drunk and blame my embarrassing bowling score on the alcohol.

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Re: In at Chicago: Class of 2015

Postby tamereth » Sat Mar 24, 2012 11:41 pm

soj wrote:
AmandaPB wrote:
soj wrote:I can't even lift the heavier balls. :lol:

Can we opt out of participating and just drink instead?

I'm sure it'll still be fun. I'm going to get drunk and blame my embarrassing bowling score on the alcohol.

+1

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Re: In at Chicago: Class of 2015

Postby AmandaPB » Sun Mar 25, 2012 12:58 am

tamereth wrote:
soj wrote:
AmandaPB wrote:
soj wrote:I can't even lift the heavier balls. :lol:

Can we opt out of participating and just drink instead?

I'm sure it'll still be fun. I'm going to get drunk and blame my embarrassing bowling score on the alcohol.

+1

Yes, yes. It's going to be so obvious who I am in real life. I'm so excited to meet all of you. Watch out, I drink a lot.




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