Welcome to First Year Law!

Here's how to connect with your peers

Studying law is exciting  ~ congratulations on your decision to embark on what will be one of the most challenging endeavours of your life. We want you to feel welcome and included at USC Law School. We have lots of ways of achieving this but one of the most important is social media. Do you know […]

Redesigning Life after 50

5 facts to keep you focussed

Are you over 50 and in the position of having to start your life over after a loss, change or adversity? Are you struggling with the concept of reinventing yourself and your life? Change through choice is one thing, but finding yourself in the position of having to change at an age when you expected […]

“Strong Personality” Syndrome and How to Cope

7 strategies that will help you manage the damage!

Do you sail into new friendships, groups or projects expecting only sunshine and rainbows? Or have you found yourself limping away, licking your wounds and feeling hurt, disillusioned and discarded? Launching a new project into the world can be a daunting experience, especially if you’ve invested a lot of your authentic self into it. Don’t […]

No Goals? No Problem

It's OK if you don't feel driven to achieve ...

I’m all for setting goals and making plans. In fact at this point in my life I have some pretty major goals, and a strategy in place to meet them. That’s not to say that I’m perfect at following it. Sometimes life gets curvy, and I have to adapt my strategy accordingly, adjust my schedule, take the […]