White males occupy a unique place in law school admissions. Your admissions experience, as well as your time in law school, will be different from that of other students. Admissions committees will want specific things from you. Admissions counselors will be skeptical of certain things in your essay. And professors and student deans will want to educate you about diversity. Your success in admissions, as well as in the legal profession, will hinge on your ability to defy common stereotypes about the qtypical white male.q In The White Male's Guide to Law School (And Beyond!) you will find practical advice on: *Studying for the LSAT *Selecting Schools *Writing acceptable admissions essays *Talking politics in law school *Comparing future employers *And much more!you begin your application season, youa#39;ll encounter discussions on various message boards abouthow much weight isgiven toGPA. ... A popular question askedby thosewho are borderline for a reach school iswhether or nota student gets a aboostafor attending a ... with historically little grade inflation) will automatically get boosted in the eyes of the Yale admissions committee to a 3.8. ... Some schools even encourage explanatory essays to provide context for anything inyour file.
|Title||:||The White Male's Guide to Law School (And Beyond!)|
|Publisher||:||Vivian Eastwood -|