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Last update: 2015-03-30

Episode 30: Graeme Blake Talks About Retaking the LSAT and the Future of the Exam

2015-03-30 :: Nathan Fox and Ben Olson
Length: 54s

LSAT teacher and author Graeme Blake joins us to answer a few questions from the Reddit LSAT forum and reflects on the current state of the LSAT and law school admissions. […]…

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Episode 29: Law School Expert Ann Levine Helps You Decide Which Law School to Attend

2015-03-17 :: Nathan Fox and Ben Olson
Length: 46s

Ann Levine, law school admissions expert, answers your questions about how to decide which law school to attend. Some of the topics Ann addresses are: What factors should I assess when deciding on […]…

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Episode 28: What Type of LSAT Prep Program Should You Take?

2015-03-04 :: Nathan Fox and Ben Olson
Length: 45s

In this week’s podcast, we answer questions about the different types of LSAT prep programs, and which one is best for you. Here’s a look at our discussion: What’s the best […]…

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Episode 27: How Important is Blind Review When Taking LSAT Practice Tests?

2015-02-24 :: Nathan Fox and Ben Olson
Length: 1s

In this week’s podcast, we answer three LSAT questions and help a prospective law student decide between multiple admission and scholarship offers. Here’s a look at our discussion: Should I be doing same-day […]…

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Episode 26: What Should I Do If My LSAT Practice Scores are Dropping?

2015-02-12 :: Nathan Fox and Ben Olson
Length: 52s

In this week’s podcast, we answer some great questions from listeners, including: The LSAT is coming up soon and I’ve had a last-minute drop in my practice scores. What should I […]…

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Episode 25: LSAT Questions from Listeners

2015-01-27 :: Nathan Fox and Ben Olson
Length: 1s

We’re back from winter break with answers to LSAT questions from listeners, and some exciting news about an upcoming project! This year, we are writing a Logic Games book, which we believe, […]…

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Episode 24: Law School Admissions Q&A with Gerald Heppler

2014-12-11 :: Nathan Fox and Ben Olson
Length: 56s

Gerald Heppler, Associate Director of Admissions at Golden Gate University School of Law, spoke to Nathan’s San Francisco LSAT class for a “Nobody’s Perfect” law school admissions Q&A session. Some of the topics […]…

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Episode 23: An Interview with Matt Sherman of Manhattan LSAT

2014-11-24 :: Nathan Fox and Ben Olson
Length: 1s

Matt Sherman with Manhattan LSAT in San Diego joins Nathan and Ben to answer listeners’ questions about the LSAT. Some of the topics they address are: Should you spend time making inferences on […]…

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Episode 22: An Interview with the Founders of LawSchooli

2014-11-17 :: Nathan Fox and Ben Olson
Length: 50s

Ben and Nathan interview Evan Jones and Joshua Craven, founders of LawSchooli, one of the largest LSAT and law school admissions blogs. Evan and Joshua share how they struggled with the LSAT and […]…

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Episode 21: Dave Hall of Velocity Test Prep Answers Your Questions

2014-11-07 :: Nathan Fox and Ben Olson
Length: 1s

Dave Hall of Velocity Test Prep joins Nathan and Ben to answer listeners’ questions about the LSAT. Some of the topics they address are: How to answer remaining questions when the 5-minute warning […]…

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Episode 20: Can Meditation Help You With the LSAT (and Other LSAT Prep Questions)?

2014-10-27 :: Nathan Fox and Ben Olson
Length: 55s

Ben and Nathan welcome to the podcast John Hankey, a meditation expert who shares how meditation can help you prepare for the LSAT and conquer test anxiety. Before speaking with John, they answer […]…

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Episode 19: Improving Your LSAT Score

2014-10-13 :: Nathan Fox and Ben Olson
Length: 54s

Ben and Nathan share thoughts about the September LSAT, and answer the following questions from two tutoring students about improving your LSAT score: What score improvement can most students expect to […]…

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Episode 18: Law School Admissions Q&A with Ann Levine

2014-09-30 :: Nathan Fox and Ben Olson
Length: 1s

Ann Levine, law school admissions expert and author of “Law School Admissions Game,” attended one of Nathan’s San Francisco LSAT classes to answer law school admission questions. Some of the topics Ann […]…

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Episode 17: Parallel Reasoning, Games and the Sept. LSAT

2014-09-17 :: Nathan Fox and Ben Olson
Length: 1s

Ben and Nathan talk about several LSAT topics, including: Strategies to approach parallel reasoning questions Creating different scenarios in games, and how to split the main diagram into multiple options Whether […]…

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Episode 16: Strategies for LSAT Practice Success

2014-09-04 :: Nathan Fox and Ben Olson
Length: 1s

Nathan has a follow-up tutoring session with Ebony, a student from Dallas, Texas. When we were first introduced to Ebony, she was struggling with a learning disability and was unsure how it […]…

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Episode 15: Studying for the LSAT with a Learning Disability

2014-08-29 :: Nathan Fox and Ben Olson
Length: 1s

Nathan talks one-on-one with a student in Dallas, Texas.  Topics include: Can you still go to law school if you have low GPA and a learning disability? How can the […]…

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Episode 14: LSAT vs. GPA

2014-08-19 :: Nathan Fox and Ben Olson
Length: 57s

Ben and Nathan respond to listener questions, including “Is it possible to overstudy for the LSAT,” “How much time should I invest into my GPA vs. my LSAT score,” “Are […]…

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Episode 13: Graeme Blake

2014-08-13 :: Nathan Fox and Ben Olson
Length: 1s

LSAT teacher and author Graeme Blake joins us from Montreal to discuss five things he learned while writing thousands of LSAT explanations, the Reddit LSAT forum, why Canadian law schools […]…

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Episode 12: Nnamdi Nwaezeapu

2014-08-05 :: Nathan Fox and Ben Olson
Length: 48s

A rising senior from Columbia University, currently scoring 165 on the LSAT, asks us tons of great questions. Examples include:  “If I’m testing an ‘if-then statement on a Could be True […]…

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Episode 11: Improving 10 LSAT points in 2 weeks with Nate Willis

2014-07-28 :: Nathan Fox and Ben Olson
Length: 49s

Nate Willis made the leap from 141 to 151 on his practice LSATs in less than two weeks. How did he do it? Strategy discussion includes necessary and sufficient assumption questions, […]…

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Episode 10: Second week of LSAT class

2014-07-22 :: Nathan Fox and Ben Olson
Length: 1s

Is there a starting LSAT score that’s too low to justify continuing? What’s the best way to learn Logic Games?  What types of Logical Reasoning questions should be attacked first? […]…

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Episode 9: First week of LSAT class

2014-07-18 :: Nathan Fox and Ben Olson
Length: 58s

Ben and Nathan discuss lesson plans for Week 1 of their new classes, including Logic Games and the LSAT’s most common (sufficient vs. necessary) flaw.…

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Episode 8: Reading Comp strategy; admissions talk with Professor Zachary Calo

2014-07-14 :: Nathan Fox and Ben Olson
Length: 1s

Three totally awesome tips for improving your Reading Comprehension score. Plus law school and admissions talk with Valparaiso University law professor Zachary Calo.…

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Episode 7: Should you retake the LSAT? With Ann Levine

2014-07-02 :: Nathan Fox and Ben Olson
Length: 1s

We start with a discussion of what a bad strategy it is to read the question stem first. (If you’re a Blueprint instructor, we’d love to hear your case otherwise.) Then […]…

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Episode 6: Can we bridge the LSAT diversity gap?

2014-07-01 :: Nathan Fox and Ben Olson
Length: 53s

In this episode, Ben and I analyze UVA professor Alex Johnson’s “African-Americans, Law Schools and the LSAT,” a surprisingly candid look behind the scenes of the LSAT and law school […]…

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Episode 5: Evaluating law school offers

2014-06-26 :: Nathan Fox and Ben Olson
Length: 56s

We start with a discussion about the value of skepticism while taking the LSAT, then look at one applicant’s decision for the fall of 2014. UC Davis? UNLV? William and Mary? […]…

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Episode 4: 180 degrees LSAT with Larkin Robson

2014-06-23 :: Nathan Fox and Ben Olson
Length: 1s

Our guest is Larkin Robson, owner of 180 Degrees LSAT in Brooklyn, New York. Topics include how to prepare for an unusually difficult logic game, good reasons vs. bad reasons […]…

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Episode 3: Should I cancel my LSAT score?

2014-06-12 :: Nathan Fox and Ben Olson
Length: 1s

Ben and I mildly disagree on whether to bring a watch to test day, then vehemently agree that you should almost never cancel your LSAT score. On the issue of […]…

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Episode 2: Test Day

2014-06-03 :: Nathan Fox and Ben Olson
Length: 1s

Tips, tricks, and pitfalls for June 2014 LSAT test day. What to do in the last few days of prep. On the issue of “what to do if the logic […]…

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Episode 1: Replace a Rule

2014-06-01 :: Nathan Fox and Ben Olson
Length: 39s

Our maiden voyage. Ben and Nathan introduce themselves, then brave the waters of the LSAT’s fearsome new “Replace a Rule” logic games question. Unplanned strategy detours include game selection and […]…

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