November 14, 2017—Sandy Autry, Editor, CSPD

You had me at “Hello”

First impressions.  How important are they? We put a lot of effort into the first exchange or encounter we may have with a person knowing that within a few seconds and a quick glance an opinion of us will be formed.  This opinion will be based on a number of things including our appearance, body language, mannerisms, demeanor and how we are dressed. More...

November 2, 2017—Carrie Taylor, CSPD Advisor

Anxious? Depressed?

On August 14, 2017 the National Task Force on Lawyer Well-Being issued its report entitled The Path to Lawyer Well-Being: Practical Recommendations for Positive Change.  The Task Force recommended law schools do the following to institute prevention strategies and revise legal education to support well-being: More...

October 30, 2017—Karen Andrews, Externship Coordinator, CSPD Office

Experiential Learning

Experiential Learning at BYU Law School revolves around the following different types of experiences: 1) Externships, 2) Clinical Alliances, and 3) Clinics. More...