Law Students

Texas Tech School of Law Turns Their Students SMART
Download PDF
1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars (No Ratings Yet)

Texas Tech School of Law

Summary: First-year law students at Texas Tech School of Law will be subjected to brain testing in order to make them smarter.

Collaboration between Texas Tech School of Law and The Center For Brain Health at the University of Texas-Dallas for a high-performance brain training program will start immediately. The 180 first-year law students will go through the SMART program – Strategic Memory Advanced Reasoning Training.


The goal of the SMART program is to maximize the brains potential, minimize stress, and improve productivity, all of which are features that first-year law students would benefit from. The program teaches nine cognitive strategies, all of which have been proven effective methods from over 30 years of research.

Texas Tech is the first law school to partner with the center. Over 40,000 people from middle-school to senior citizens throughout the country have already gone through the program. An alumnus from 2006, Chad West, went through the SMART program and knew that it was something the school should look into doing.

The law school dean, Darby Dickerson, is hopeful that the program will give students a more beneficial skill set that will make them succeed now only in law school but throughout their careers and lives.

Get JD Journal in Your Mail

Subscribe to our FREE daily news alerts and get the latest updates on the most happening events in the legal, business, and celebrity world. You also get your daily dose of humor and entertainment!!





Associate Attorney


Job description Immigration Associate Attorney About Us: Leading Houston immigration law firm s...

Apply now


USA-KS-Overland Park

Overland Park law firm is looking for an experienced litigation paralegal. Candidates must be mature...

Apply now

Criminal Defense Attorney


SKILLED AND COMPASSIONATE DEFENSE ATTORNEY NEEDED We will keep it simple. We need a skilled defen...

Apply now

Office Assistant / Paralegal

USA-NY-New York City

About the job A boutique NYC downtown law firm is looking for a full-time Mandarin Chinese speaki...

Apply now




Search Now

International Trust and Estates Attorney

USA-NY-New York City

New York City office of a BCG Attorney Search Top Ranked Law Firm seeks an international trust and e...

Apply Now

Real Estate Attorney

USA-NY-New York City

New York City office of a BCG Attorney Search Top Ranked Law Firm seeks a Real Estate Attorney with ...

Apply Now

Litigation Associate Attorney

USA-CA-Los Angeles

Los Angeles office of a BCG Attorney Search Top Ranked Law Firm seeks a litigation associate attorne...

Apply Now


To Top