There are plenty of ways to engage with the scholarship and legal conversations that happen here at HLS—including through podcasts. We thought it would be helpful to share some current and recent podcasts that are of interest to anyone considering becoming a lawyer or applying to HLS. These shows range in subject matter and format, but are all hosted or produced by HLS students, faculty, and staff members. You can find more information on each podcast below. Happy listening!
Dandelions: A Harvard Law School Student Podcast
As the virtual school year ramps up, join 2L Mazelle Etessami in conversation with other HLS students on this brand-new podcast. Examining themes such as identity, community, and human connection, this podcast aims to capture the human element that can be lacking in a virtual world.
Navigating Law School Admissions with Miriam & Kristi
Miriam Ingber (Associate Dean of Admissions and Financial Aid at Yale Law School) and Kristi Jobson (Assistant Dean for Admissions at Harvard Law School) provide candid, accurate, and straightforward advice about law school admissions—direct from the source. They will be joined by guest stars from other law schools to discuss application timing, letters of recommendation, personal statements, and more.
HALB Leadership Podcast
Presented by the Harvard Association for Law and Business (HALB), this podcast explores powerful ideas on how the current generation of law students can survive, thrive and grow as leaders in the face of a changing legal profession.
Presented by the Harvard Civil Rights-Civil Liberties Law Review, this podcast explores the most pressing civil rights and civil liberties issues of the day. The podcast features panel discussions on current events related to civil rights and civil liberties, interviews with scholars and practitioners who fight for them, and tributes to those who have contributed to the advancement of civil rights throughout history.
This is an interview-based podcast featuring in-depth conversations with the people on the front lines reforming the criminal justice system. Hosted by student attorney, Schuyler Daum, the podcast is intended for criminal justice stakeholders who want to stay up to date with the latest policy reform, for students interested in learning more about criminal law, and for citizens interested in a system that touches millions of Americans–often unjustly–each year.
Hate 2 See It
The Hate 2 See It podcast is presented by the Harvard Law School Black Law Students Association (BLSA). On this show, we address anything from reparations to Rick Ross, utilizing our platform at Harvard to highlight issues concerning law school, politics, the black community, pop culture, and much more.
Thanks for Listening
Presented by the Harvard Negotiation & Mediation Clinical Program, this podcast spotlights efforts to bridge the political divide in the U.S. through dialogue and collaborative processes, profiling the important and often courageous work of individuals and organizations who are helping citizens engage with one another on challenging topics.
Harvard Law School professor Noah Feldman brings together a cross-section of expert guests to explore the historical, scientific, legal, and cultural context that help us understand what’s really going on behind the biggest stories in the news.
The Harvard Law School Environmental & Energy Law Program talks to experts about the latest in environmental and energy law, new research, and news on environmental deregulation.
Peek inside the Berkman Klein Center’s Audio Fishbowl, featuring conversations with leading cyber-scholars, entrepreneurs, activists, and policymakers as they explore the bleeding edge of the internet and technology, democracy, law, and society.