Irina M

Irina M

First year law student at The University of Manchester, coming from Romania and hurriedly adjusting to the British culture. My aim is to give you a personal and academic account of what it means to study law, while sharing tips on how to make the most of your experience at university.



There is more to being a law student than studying the law

For a law student, the best way to enhance your educational process is to have more than a tangential understanding of current affairs.


What I learned from my very first case

Only it's not exactly a case, but a work of fiction which could not raise more genuine moral dilemmas. ‘The Case of the Speluncean Explorers’ is an article by legal philosoper Lon L Fuller published in The Harvard Law Review in 1949, assigned to first-year students as the topic for the first class discussion.