Kate Thoreson is a 3L. She is the editor-in-chief of The Harvard Law Record.

An Interview with I. Glenn Cohen ’03

This interview has been condensed and edited for length and clarity. The Record: What is the first thing you would want an incoming 1L to know before they start? I. Glenn Cohen: You belong. There is a huge tendency to self-discount and to feel ill at ease. You come from probably being the most successful […]

Anthony Scaramucci Returns to TAW

Anthony Scaramucci ’89 was a guest in Trial Advocacy Workshop on Wednesday, January 17. Professor Ron Sullivan ’94 invited him to the class to share his experiences and talk about how Trial Advocacy Workshop benefited him in his career in finance, business, and politics. Kate ThoresonKate Thoreson is a 3L. She is the editor-in-chief of […]

Denise Ghartey Elected HLAB President

Denise Ghartey ’19 has been elected President of the Harvard Legal Aid Bureau for 2018. “We are excited to continue the work of this year’s board and to support the HLAB mission, which aims to promote racial justice and disrupt racial and socio-economic inequalities,” said Ghartey. “We will also increase our engagement with the Cambridge […]

What to See at HLS in the World

Our alumni readership keeps asking how we’re covering the bicentennial. That is to say, you should all attend HLS in the World on October 27th, because despite the fact that Harvard Law is basically a corporate professional school at this point, I wouldn’t be here if I didn’t have a modicum of intellectual curiosity, and […]

Keeping the Real World in Mind

Welcome to Harvard Law School! If you’re anything like me, even next year you’ll probably still be shaking your head in disbelief as a 2L. I could give you general life advice, like “don’t judge people by the first impression,” or “say what you need to say,” or “don’t buy polyester suits or plastic shoes,” […]

The Shatter Awards Celebrate Inclusive Professors

The annual Shatter Awards will take place on April 19th at 7 P.M. in Hark South, with a reception to follow. Everyone is welcome to attend. The Shatter the Ceiling Committee hopes to recognize inclusive dialogue in the classroom, lectures that address social justice issues, providing mentorship to students from all walks of life, and […]

2017 Student Government Elections: 2L Rep Candidates

Interview with Leilani Doktor The Record: Why are you running for 2L Rep? Leilani Doktor: I believe that I give a diverse perspective to student government that is necessary just to be fully representative of our 2L class. Record: What distinguishes you from the other candidates? LD: I think that my unique background and public […]

Students Take to Streets in Anti-Trump Protests

Starting with the Women’s March on January 21, scores of Harvard Law students joined hundreds of thousands of demonstrators marching in Boston and around the country for left-leaning causes in the wake of Donald Trump’s inauguration. In the weeks following the Women’s March, HLS students joined several other demonstrations in the Boston area, including a demonstration for […]