News: Student Experience
This morning we had our final group meeting with Professor Symes before attending our last classes at Queen Mary University of London.
Today the group was treated to a tour of Lipman Karas’ London office. A stone’s throw from Lincoln’s Inn, nestled in the heart of the commercial district, the open plan office boasts a beautiful view of the London skyline.
Beth’s morning started bright and early with a trip to Buckingham Palace. She caught the tube with some other students and walked around the beautiful St James Park to get to the Palace.
Between 12 and 15 February, five students from the Adelaide Law School competed in the Australian national rounds of the Philip C Jessup International Law Moot Court Competition held at the Australian National University in Canberra. 17 teams from across Australia competed in the 2020 Australian national round.
It was a very early morning for the students. The alarms sounded at 6:30 ready for a 7:30am departure from the Budget Ibis foyer to Oxford. Unable to see yet whether we would be offered another sunny day in London, we readied ourselves and met down in the lobby.
This study tour has a great balance between academic study and the opportunity to explore and travel. Over the weekend we had the freedom to explore London and its surroundings. We started the weekend off with a trip to the Portobello Markets near the Instagram famous Notting Hill.
While I was enjoying a sleep-in after a late night at the Tottenham game, Oliver was up early to attend an interview with a law firm in London for a work experience opportunity at the end of the trip.
Stephanie Nomikos has just completed her summer internship with Wine Australia as part of the Law School’s Law and Justice Internship.
On Tuesday the 4th of February we woke up bright and early and had breakfast in the lobby of our hotel with our group and then took the underground to Trafalgar Square. The weather was fantastic so we spent about an hour wandering around and taking photos.
The Meiji Gakuin students deserve to be warmly congratulated on their fantastic achievement during their recent English and legal studies study tour at the Adelaide Law School and the University of Adelaide.