Student Spotlight – Victoria Hurse

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Undergraduate School: Columbus State University

Hometown: Atlanta, Ga.

1) Why did you choose Charleston Law?

I wanted to complete my law school journey in the jewel of the South Carolina coast while fulfilling my commitment to public service in a broad range of contexts.

2) What do you most want to accomplish with your legal degree?

I strive to be the change we wish to see. When someone asks me why I want to become a lawyer, I emphasize my goal is to bring positive change to the legal profession by working toward a just and equal system.

3) What do you enjoying doing in Charleston when not in class or studying?

I enjoy trying different restaurants and engaging in fun activities, such as going to the beach, paddle boarding, going on dolphin tours, and enjoying the view at Waterfront Park.

4) What is your best advice for new law students?

Whenever you need to seek clarity or understanding, it is pivotal that you get help from your professors. And it is best to seek help sooner rather than later.