Author Archives: Jennifer Ansier

6 Underutilized Campus Resources You Should Be Using

A college campus is more like a town than a school—there are 1,001 buildings, with everything from bedrooms to dining rooms to classrooms to gyms to lounges. But there are also a ton of offices and departments that, unlike the …

By Kaitlin McManus - Firsthand
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8 Tips for Making the Most of Your First Year of College

Your first year of college is one of many changes. You’ll meet new people, gain new independence, and confront new ideas and experiences. As a result, you’ll grow as a person.

Growth often comes with growing pains—the changes you experience …

By Rachel Halpern - Firsthand
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Legal Career Paths: From BigLaw to Entrepreneur and Founder of Effie’s Paper

Kalyn Johnson Chandler is the founder and creative force behind the signature paperie, Effie’s Paper :: Stationery & Whatnot. Following a ten-year legal career as an environmental transactional lawyer at Jones Day, Kalyn returned to her first love, fashion, in 2007. …

By Vault Law Editors - Firsthand
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Vault Rankings in Action: The Best Law Firms for LGBTQ+ Individuals

Pride Month is a time to celebrate and elevate LGBTQ+ voices—to quote a recent White House proclamation, “Pride is both a jubilant communal celebration of visibility and a personal celebration of self-worth and dignity.” But this month is more than …

By Vault Law Editors - Firsthand
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