Pick Me! Pick Me!

Feb 03, 2016

The decision to attend college is anything but simple.  Though research suggests that a lot of students make their decisions based solely on what they see on a school’s web site, one of the best ways to assess a school and its programs is to take advantage of the Fall… Continue Reading Pick Me! Pick Me!

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Field Placement Jitters: Advice from the Trenches

Jan 27, 2016

When students choose a program that has a field placement component – a period of time when you are away from school and immersed in the work environment you are training for – it’s an exciting concept and something that most look forward to. In the Law Clerk Advanced Program… Continue Reading Field Placement Jitters: Advice from the Trenches

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The Truth About Higher Ed

Jan 12, 2016

I recently received an email from a graduate of the Law Clerk Program that went something like this: “I’m currently working at (company name) as an Admin Assistant in the Continuing Education department. I’m responsible for coordinating online courses, graduate certificate programs and various workshops. I don’t think the legal field is… Continue Reading The Truth About Higher Ed

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Question: How Do You Eat An Elephant?

Jan 04, 2016

Answer: One bite at a time! No, I’m not advocating that you eat an elephant.  This is simply an oft used phrase when people are faced with something monumental to help them see that they just need to tackle things one small task at a time.  It’s preferable to being… Continue Reading Question: How Do You Eat An Elephant?

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Life is a Blur

Dec 10, 2015

We hear people talk about how ‘fast time flies’, how ‘it seems like only yesterday’, and what we would do if we ‘had it to do all over again’.  These are expressions we make when we are taking stock.  It might be that we’re taking stock after a specific incident… Continue Reading Life is a Blur

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Meet 2nd Year Law Clerk Student…Dylan Stone

Nov 19, 2015

Hometown: Ajax Favourite sports team: Blue Jays Favourite food: Double pork poutine How I got interested in a career in law: Taking a politics class in my first run at college. Why I chose to be a law clerk: I heard great things from friends who were taking the program,… Continue Reading Meet 2nd Year Law Clerk Student…Dylan Stone

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Meet 2nd Year Law Clerk Student…Stella Heuvelmans Kanyogonya

Nov 12, 2015

Hometown: Live in Ajax, Ontario – born in Uganda, East Africa Favourite sports team: Blue Jays Favourite saying: No man is above the law and no man is below it; Nor do we ask any man’s permission when we ask him to obey it. – Theodore Roosevelt –   How… Continue Reading Meet 2nd Year Law Clerk Student…Stella Heuvelmans Kanyogonya

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SNAPSHOT: Law Clerk Advanced Program

Nov 09, 2015

SNAPSHOT: Law Clerk Advanced Program Abby Donneral – 3rd Year Student Placement: Provincial Offences Court – Trial & Scheduling Office When I was in high school and preparing for my post-secondary education, it was difficult. I was only seventeen at the time so to decide what program I wanted to… Continue Reading SNAPSHOT: Law Clerk Advanced Program

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Meet 2nd Year Law Clerk Student….Michelle Redpath

Nov 06, 2015

  Name:  Michelle Redpath Hometown: Bowmanville, Ontario Favourite sports teams : Edmonton Oilers and New York Yankees Favourite saying:  “Try to be a rainbow in someone’s cloud” – Maya Angelou How I got interested in a career in law:  Ever since I took a law class in high school I… Continue Reading Meet 2nd Year Law Clerk Student….Michelle Redpath

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Snapshot: Law Clerk Advanced

Nov 05, 2015

SNAPSHOT: Law Clerk Advanced Program Stefano Ciarlariello – 3rd year student Placement: UBS Bank – Corporate & Securities Law After taking three years off from school and working in retail jobs that were leading nowhere, I realized that I needed to make a change and prove to myself that I… Continue Reading Snapshot: Law Clerk Advanced

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