In decision purgatory... Cornell 'Reserve' List

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Tweek
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Re: In decision purgatory... Cornell 'Reserve' List

Postby Tweek » Tue Apr 27, 2010 4:04 pm

:lol: I was impressed that the "reserve" thread was up to 25 pages already... thanks for pointing out it's from last year :roll:

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Re: In decision purgatory... Cornell 'Reserve' List

Postby lawschooliseasy » Wed May 12, 2010 7:51 am

I too just learned that I'm on the Cornell reserve list. Hmmm... figure its worth sticker on the off chance that I get in?

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Re: In decision purgatory... Cornell 'Reserve' List

Postby fsohn » Wed May 12, 2010 11:22 am

lawschooliseasy wrote:I too just learned that I'm on the Cornell reserve list. Hmmm... figure its worth sticker on the off chance that I get in?


Absolutely, positively NO. If you are paying sticker, stay as far away as you can.

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Re: In decision purgatory... Cornell 'Reserve' List

Postby op-ti » Wed May 12, 2010 12:15 pm

fsohn wrote:
lawschooliseasy wrote:I too just learned that I'm on the Cornell reserve list. Hmmm... figure its worth sticker on the off chance that I get in?


Absolutely, positively NO. If you are paying sticker, stay as far away as you can.



Please explain why?

Cornell should not be worth sticker?

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Re: In decision purgatory... Cornell 'Reserve' List

Postby lawschooliseasy » Sun May 16, 2010 10:18 am

They do place 50% in federal clerkships and the NLJ 250.

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Re: In decision purgatory... Cornell 'Reserve' List

Postby mbw » Sun May 16, 2010 11:52 am

fsohn wrote:
lawschooliseasy wrote:I too just learned that I'm on the Cornell reserve list. Hmmm... figure its worth sticker on the off chance that I get in?


Absolutely, positively NO. If you are paying sticker, stay as far away as you can.


If no one paid sticker, our classes would be half their current size. Someone has to pay sticker. :roll:

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Re: In decision purgatory... Cornell 'Reserve' List

Postby fsohn » Sun May 16, 2010 12:48 pm

op-ti wrote:
fsohn wrote:
lawschooliseasy wrote:I too just learned that I'm on the Cornell reserve list. Hmmm... figure its worth sticker on the off chance that I get in?


Absolutely, positively NO. If you are paying sticker, stay as far away as you can.



Please explain why?

Cornell should not be worth sticker?


No, it is not worth sticker. A Cornell J.D. ITE is not worth upwards of $200K. Fact.

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Re: In decision purgatory... Cornell 'Reserve' List

Postby xeckosk8trx » Wed May 19, 2010 4:01 pm

Just called Cornell today. They told me they are starting to review Reserve candidates. Crossing fingers at this point.

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Re: In decision purgatory... Cornell 'Reserve' List

Postby GermX » Wed May 19, 2010 4:06 pm

Hope I get off it, but until then I am basically sticking to my plan to move to Washington D.C. (GW Law). Honestly the only reason I would go to Cornell is that it has better job prospects + prestige especially in NYC. Otherwise I heard Ithaca is turdtown.

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Re: In decision purgatory... Cornell 'Reserve' List

Postby gsat » Thu Jun 02, 2011 7:24 pm

Not sure why this thread hasn't been revived yet, but it is definitely relevant!

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Re: In decision purgatory... Cornell 'Reserve' List

Postby winnipeg7 » Fri Jun 03, 2011 4:35 pm

can reserve candidates get financial aid/scholarships?

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Re: In decision purgatory... Cornell 'Reserve' List

Postby gsat » Mon Jun 06, 2011 12:40 pm

winnipeg7 wrote:can reserve candidates get financial aid/scholarships?



Not sure, but that is a good question though. I've heard about it happening, but I think the chances of that happening so late in the cycle are slim...




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