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Re: Cornell 1L taking questions

Post by orderofthings » Tue Jul 17, 2012 3:52 pm

FlanAl wrote:
FlanAl wrote:did tuition go up by 4 grand or am I just that bad at math?
am I wrong on this? My student center page is a good 4 grand more than it was last year and a few grand above the estimate on the law schools website.
My student center says 55,220 and so does the law school website. We got an email Spring semester saying tuition was going up by like 3.5% or something IIRC. BUT! That's less than the 5% national average according to the email! Yay!

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Re: Cornell 1L taking questions

Post by FlanAl » Tue Jul 17, 2012 4:00 pm

huh, all I have is for the fall semester and its above 29k...

guess I will email the financial aid folks, I must be looking at it wrong

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Re: Cornell 1L taking questions

Post by clone22 » Tue Jul 17, 2012 4:00 pm

So earlier in the day the interview lists were up? Damn, shouda waken up earlier.

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Re: Cornell 1L taking questions

Post by orderofthings » Tue Jul 17, 2012 4:02 pm

FlanAl wrote:huh, all I have is for the fall semester and its above 29k...

guess I will email the financial aid folks, I must be looking at it wrong
Yeah mine is 27K and some change.
clone22 wrote:So earlier in the day the interview lists were up? Damn, shouda waken up earlier.
Yeah Day 1 and Day 2 were posted this morning for a brief period. I actually got an awesome Day 2 so I'm hoping they don't change it...or if they do it's just to add interviews.

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Re: Cornell 1L taking questions

Post by KingRajesh » Tue Jul 17, 2012 5:44 pm

I wonder if open signups are going to start tomorrow as planned?

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Re: Cornell 1L taking questions

Post by msblaw89 » Tue Jul 17, 2012 6:03 pm

Is this talk all about AJF for New York?

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Post by PinkCow » Tue Jul 17, 2012 6:22 pm

msblaw89 wrote:Is this talk all about AJF for New York?

Yeah. Something went wrong on Cornell's end and they aren't releasing schedules until tomorrow at the earliest. I'm not sure what went wrong when they literally put us all in a computer lottery, but whatever. Maybe every one of their computers got a megavirus.

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Re: Cornell 1L taking questions

Post by Arbiter213 » Tue Jul 17, 2012 6:37 pm

PinkCow wrote:
msblaw89 wrote:Is this talk all about AJF for New York?

Yeah. Something went wrong on Cornell's end and they aren't releasing schedules until tomorrow at the earliest. I'm not sure what went wrong when they literally put us all in a computer lottery, but whatever. Maybe every one of their computers got a megavirus.
I'm just shaking my head. One simple job...

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Re: Cornell 1L taking questions

Post by msblaw89 » Tue Jul 17, 2012 9:55 pm

My family is helping me move to Ithaca in the next two weeks and I was wondering if any 1L's had restaurant recommendations for B/L/D?

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Post by Arbiter213 » Tue Jul 17, 2012 10:00 pm

msblaw89 wrote:My family is helping me move to Ithaca in the next two weeks and I was wondering if any 1L's had restaurant recommendations for B/L/D?
B: Carriage House

L: College Town Bagels

Dinner: Maxie's

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Re: Cornell 1L taking questions

Post by HBBJohnStamos » Tue Jul 17, 2012 10:14 pm

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HBBJohnStamos wrote:I don't know how many screening interviews rising 2Ls usually get. As a rising 1L, shall I prepare my anus?
Depends on how you bid, and we're not sure those lists were final.


But what pink cow said.
Thanks. I know M&A activity is down this year, but I wasn't expecting AJF to that shitty.

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Re: Cornell 1L taking questions

Post by ajaxconstructions » Tue Jul 17, 2012 10:21 pm

HBBJohnStamos wrote:
Arbiter213 wrote:
HBBJohnStamos wrote:I don't know how many screening interviews rising 2Ls usually get. As a rising 1L, shall I prepare my anus?
Depends on how you bid, and we're not sure those lists were final.


But what pink cow said.
Thanks. I know M&A activity is down this year, but I wasn't expecting AJF to that shitty.
I have heard rumors that they are re-doing the lists but this is unconfirmed.

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Re: Cornell 1L taking questions

Post by PinkCow » Wed Jul 18, 2012 3:41 am

HBBJohnStamos wrote:
Arbiter213 wrote:
HBBJohnStamos wrote:I don't know how many screening interviews rising 2Ls usually get. As a rising 1L, shall I prepare my anus?
Depends on how you bid, and we're not sure those lists were final.


But what pink cow said.
Thanks. I know M&A activity is down this year, but I wasn't expecting AJF to that shitty.
Haha I wouldn't take any of what we said on this board last night as indications of how Cornell is doing. The only thing to take away is that the administration and their technical team is astoundingly strange. Cornell is doing just fine.

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Re: Cornell 1L taking questions

Post by PinkCow » Wed Jul 18, 2012 3:43 am

Arbiter213 wrote:
msblaw89 wrote:My family is helping me move to Ithaca in the next two weeks and I was wondering if any 1L's had restaurant recommendations for B/L/D?
B: Carriage House

L: College Town Bagels

Dinner: Maxie's

AGREE. Best breakfast, period. I will add:

L: Wegman's sub sandwich (just try it)

D: Taste of Thai or any of the restaurants down on the Commons strip. Maxie's is just way out in a weird location.

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Re: Cornell 1L taking questions

Post by KingRajesh » Wed Jul 18, 2012 12:13 pm

I bid 47 firms. 12 screening interviews here. WTF.

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Re: Cornell 1L taking questions

Post by PinkCow » Wed Jul 18, 2012 12:30 pm

KingRajesh wrote:I bid 47 firms. 12 screening interviews here. WTF.


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Re: Cornell 1L taking questions

Post by Arbiter213 » Wed Jul 18, 2012 12:31 pm

KingRajesh wrote:I bid 47 firms. 12 screening interviews here. WTF.
12 and one of them was a mistaken bid off market.

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Re: Cornell 1L taking questions

Post by ajaxconstructions » Wed Jul 18, 2012 12:37 pm

20 hahahhaha

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Re: Cornell 1L taking questions

Post by Ikki » Wed Jul 18, 2012 12:47 pm

We should be fine once open sign-up starts. Right? Right? :/

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Re: Cornell 1L taking questions

Post by Arbiter213 » Wed Jul 18, 2012 12:50 pm

ajaxconstructions wrote:20 hahahhaha
Were you bidding alternative markets or something?

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Re: Cornell 1L taking questions

Post by ajaxconstructions » Wed Jul 18, 2012 12:50 pm

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ajaxconstructions wrote:20 hahahhaha
Were you bidding alternative markets or something?
No buddy, all NYC firms, except for a skadden delaware, and a few boston branches.

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Re: Cornell 1L taking questions

Post by Arbiter213 » Wed Jul 18, 2012 1:02 pm

ajaxconstructions wrote:
Arbiter213 wrote:
ajaxconstructions wrote:20 hahahhaha
Were you bidding alternative markets or something?
No buddy, all NYC firms, except for a skadden delaware, and a few boston branches.
You're either insanely lucky and me insanely unlucky, or you had the best bid order in the history of man.

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Re: Cornell 1L taking questions

Post by ajaxconstructions » Wed Jul 18, 2012 1:05 pm

Arbiter213 wrote:
ajaxconstructions wrote:
Arbiter213 wrote:
ajaxconstructions wrote:20 hahahhaha
Were you bidding alternative markets or something?
No buddy, all NYC firms, except for a skadden delaware, and a few boston branches.
You're either insanely lucky and me insanely unlucky, or you had the best bid order in the history of man.
I think you are just unlucky.

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Re: Cornell 1L taking questions

Post by KingRajesh » Wed Jul 18, 2012 1:08 pm

Good thing most of the firms I didn't get are going to be at the NEBLSA job fair...

Between that and having a jump on the kids in my secondary market, I'm not stressing too much.

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Re: Cornell 1L taking questions

Post by Arbiter213 » Wed Jul 18, 2012 1:12 pm

ajaxconstructions wrote: I think you are just unlucky.
Definitely possible. I didn't get a single firm outside my top 4 with the exception of some special market ones that don't count.

Seriously? What are you waiting for?

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