How can I satisfy the Written Work Requirement ("WWR") at HLS?
What are the major differences between the two options?
How do I register for Option 1?
Within Option 1, what are the different types of papers that satisfy the WWR?
May I use the Winter Writing Program to work on an Option 1 paper?
How do I find someone to supervise my Option 1 paper?
Can a visiting faculty member supervise my Option 1 paper?
How long do Option 1 papers have to be?
Can I use nontraditional writing as my Option 1 project?
Can I do my Option 1 paper during the Winter Writing Program (“WWP”)?
Is there a minimum grade for Option 1 papers?
Can I write my Option 1 paper during my 1L year?
Can I use a journal piece to satisfy Option 1?
Can I use a paper written for a cross-registered course at another school?
I’m a joint degree student; can I use a paper that I wrote for a course at the other school?
Can I use scholarly writing done over the summer for Option 1?
Is there anything special I have to do if the research for my paper involves interviewing people, conducting surveys, or obtaining information about living individuals by other means?
What types of writing qualify for Option 2?
How do I register for Option 2?
Do I have to turn in my Option 2 writing to the Registrar’s Office?
If I am using writing for a course or seminar for Option 2, does my professor have to give a verification signature?
Do I need signatures for the other types of Option 2 writing?
What types of writing are considered faculty supervised?
Can I use a take-home exam to satisfy Option 2?
Can I use summer practice work to satisfy Option 2?
Can I use the Winter Term Writing Program to work on Option 2 writing?
How do I know if the writing I’ve done for a clinical qualifies as one of the two pieces of writing?
What type of clinical writing does not qualify for Option 2?
Can I use writing from an independent clinical or from an externship placement?
How do I get signatures for clinical writing?
What is the difference between getting verification for my clinical writing, and having confirmation that the writing is considered faculty supervised?
Can I use writing from a clinical and a paper from the course, workshop or seminar connected to the clinical as my two pieces of Option 2 writing?
Can I use jointly-written clinical writing with one other student?
What types of moot court briefs qualify?
Are course or seminar papers considered faculty supervised?
What types of law school papers qualify under this section of Option 2?
Can I use writing from a reading group?
What if I wrote a series of response or reaction papers in a course, rather than one larger paper?
Can I use a paper written for a credit/fail class?
Can I use a paper I wrote when I was a 1L?
Can I use a course or seminar paper written for a cross-registered course?
I’m a joint degree student, can I use a course or seminar paper that I wrote for a course at the other school?
Does the paper required after return from a semester of study abroad qualify?
Can I use a paper written for a visiting faculty member’s seminar or course?
What about a joint paper written with one or more other students?
What does “10 publishable pages” mean for law journal articles?
What if my article is accepted for publication, but then never gets published?
Can I use multiple pieces of journal writing to satisfy the requirement?
Are there any limits on using journal articles?
What is nontraditional writing?
How long does nontraditional writing have to be?