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Catherine Christopher on Normalizing Struggle

Season 1, Ep. 413

In this episode, Catherine Christopher, Associate Dean for Bar Success and Professor of Law at the Texas Tech University School of Law, discusses her article "Normalizing Struggle." Christopher explains why “struggle” is not only a good thing, but a necessity for students studying law. She observes that struggle should be embraced and not equated with failure. She also describes the strategies she has implemented into her own practicum in order to ensure the success of her students within law school and beyond. Christopher is on Twitter at @cassiechristop.

This episode was hosted by SJ Morrison, a law student at the Duquesne University School of Law. Morrison is on Twitter at @SJMilliron.

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