Journals Write-on Competition   


The 2017 Journals Write-on Competition begins on Saturday, May 13, 2017 at 9:00 a.m. and will end on Friday, May 26 at 9 a.m.

IMPORTANT NOTE: This competition is based on anonymity and to avoid disqualification, please do not contact the Journal members directly. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact Ana Santos, ana.santos@shu.edu who will be the liaison between the student(s) and the Journal members.

 

DOWNLOAD
Competition Packet Here

(Available on 5/13/17 at 9am)

 

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BROWSERS: Use Internet Explorer (IE) or Firefox browsers to upload your paper submissions.

Instructions to submit your files:

  1. Submit your competition entry and preference sheet between May 13, 2017 and May 26, 2017 by 9:00 a.m. Submissions will not be accepted after 9:00 a.m. on May 26.

  2. Before submitting, please re-read competition instructions packet and confirm that your submission complies with all instructions.

  3. File cannot be more than 512kb in size.

  4. File must be saved with your anonymous number in PDF format as instructed in competition packet (i.e. 9999.pdf, etc.) but keep in mind that by default, when you submit multiple times, the file will include an additional number at the end but only your four digit anonymous number will be submitted.  For example, your anonymous number is 9999 and you uploaded your file three times -- your file will first be uploaded as 9999.pdf, the second time you upload will as 99992.pdf and the third time will upload as 99993.pdf.  The journals will receive the most current (i.e. third) version but as 9999.pdf.
     


If you encounter a problem with your submission and your anonymous number does not appear in the Competition Submission List, please contact ana.santos@shu.edu.  All questions will be answered as quickly as possible.

 

Need an anonymous number?

Please select sign-up sheet based on your position in law school.*

Access code: 128392
(this number will be needed for signup sheet access)

  Series Sign up
First-Year (full-time)* 1000 Sign-up Here
First-Year (part-time)* 2000 Sign-up Here
Second-Year (part-time)* 3000 Sign-up Here
Second-Year (full-time)* & Third-Year (part-time)* 4000 Sign-up Here

* Based on your position in law school as of the 2016-17 academic year.
 


Have a question?

Click here to access the Journal Competition Discussion Board on LawNet and follow instructions listed under the "Discussion Board Access" below. Deadline for questions: Wednesday, May 24, 2017 at 5:00 p.m. (EST) but will be viewable until the end of the competition.

Discussion Board Access


Note: If you experience any issues with accessing the discussion board, please contact ana.santos@shu.edu whom will be able to provide you access.

  1. Login to LawNet/PirateNet/Okta
  2. Click on the Blackboard icon
  3. In the "My Organizations" section (located left side of page), 
        click  "Journals Write-on Competition" 
  4. Click the "Discussion" button (left navigation)
  5. Click "2017 Journal Write-on Competition Q&A"
  6. Read instruction about the discussion board usage and proceed to ask your question(s)

IMPORTANT NOTE: This competition is based on anonymity. To avoid disqualification once competition has started, please do not contact the Journal members directly. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact Ana Santos, ana.santos@shu.edu who will be the liaison between the student(s) and the Journal members.