Monthly Archives: January 2018

First-Year Students: Required Program Wednesday 1/31

By | 2018-01-30T20:26:32+00:00 January 30th, 2018|Events, Networking|

First-year students, don't forget you are expected in the Moot Courtroom by 5:15PM on Wednesday, January 31, for a workshop facilitated by Dean Fisher. This is the final required workshop in your four-part series and will focus on engaging the community through networking efforts. Attendance will be taken, and your presence is required. If you [...]

SRP Bid Deadline Reminder

By | 2018-01-30T14:52:00+00:00 January 30th, 2018|Featured Job, Job Search|

The bid deadline for Session 2 of the Spring Recruitment Program is tomorrow, Thursday, February 1. Employers participating in Session 2 include: Kaufman & Company (2L/3LE) Tucker Ellis (1L/2LE) McGlinchey Stafford (2L/3LE) Cuyahoga County Public Defender's Office (1L/2LE/2L/3LE) Please upload all application documents as soon as possible in order to ensure sufficient time for review [...]

LinkedIn Professional Photos: Sign-Up in CareerConnect

By | 2018-01-30T12:23:44+00:00 January 30th, 2018|Events, Professionalism|

Have you updated your LinkedIn profile recently to be sure it is accurately reflecting your professional message? The Office of Career Planning can help! We're happy to schedule individual meetings to review your LinkedIn profile and discuss ways to use LinkedIn to help with your networking and job search. Each semester we also offer the [...]

Save the Dates: Career Planning Fridays

By | 2018-01-26T16:54:06+00:00 January 26th, 2018|Events, Interviewing, Job Search|

At the suggestion of several students, the Office of Career Planning will offer a series of small group programming workshops this semester. Career Planning Fridays will launch on Friday, February 2 at 12PM where will we discuss legal employment interviews. Appropriate for all class years, we will cover material to help you prepare for job [...]

Upper Level Students: Spring Semester Career Planning

By | 2018-01-26T13:14:54+00:00 January 26th, 2018|Events, Interviewing, Job Search, Knowledge, Networking|

Are you ready to become the type of professional that employers are seeking? Events and workshops at the College of Law will help you to: - Increase your KNOWLEDGE. Know the legal market, hiring trends, practice areas and salary & employment data. - Build your PROFESSIONALISM. Learn about personal branding, leadership, professional communication and the [...]

Writing Competition: Win up to $2,500

By | 2018-01-26T12:47:48+00:00 January 26th, 2018|Fellowships & Funding|

The California Supreme Court Historical Society is accepting entries for the 2018 Selma Moidel Smith Law Student Writing Competition in California Legal History. The 1st Place winner will receive $2,500 and publication in the Historical Society's journal, California Legal History. The deadline for submitting entries is June 30, 2018. Learn more at https://www.cschs.org/wp-content/uploads/2014/03/2018-Writing-Competition-Announcement.pdf

First Year Students: Spring Semester Career Planning

By | 2018-01-25T10:55:37+00:00 January 25th, 2018|Events, Job Search, Knowledge, Networking, Professionalism|

You are responsible for your professional identity and growth. Spring semester of your first-year is the time to continue working on your critically important professional skills. Take advantage of events and workshops at the College of Law that help you to: - Increase your KNOWLEDGE. Know the legal market, hiring trends, practice areas and salary [...]

Columbus Blue Jackets Sports Law Night

By | 2018-01-23T15:47:17+00:00 January 23rd, 2018|Networking|

Law students are invited to the Columbus Blue Jackets Sports Law Night on February 6, 2018. If you're interested in Sports Law, this is an exciting networking opportunity. Speakers include Michelle Kennedy, Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Chief Financial Officer of the Nashville Predators, Rob Carr, Sr. Vice President of Operations & Legal Affairs [...]

NSMBA Social Media Branding Workshop

By | 2018-01-22T11:56:33+00:00 January 23rd, 2018|Knowledge, Professionalism|

The Norman S. Minor Bar Association is hosting a Social Media Branding Workshop on February 28, 2018. As part of the workshop, you will learn about successful social media branding in your professional career. Bring your laptop or tablet and receive a LinkedIn audit to ensure you're putting your best professional image forward. Attendees will [...]