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2018 Equal Justice Works Conference & Career Fair Diversity Scholarship

By |2018-10-01T16:30:11+00:00October 1st, 2018|Diversity Opportunities, Job Search, Networking|

In an effort to increase diversity at this year's Conference and Career Fair, Equal Justice Works is offering scholarships to those students who believe they will contribute positively to the diversity of the event. Students at Equal Justice Works member schools who live more than 50 miles outside of the Washington D.C metropolitan area are [...]

Accelerate 2018: Grow. Rise. Lead.

By |2018-10-01T15:33:30+00:00October 1st, 2018|Diversity Opportunities, Knowledge, Networking, Professionalism|

The University of Nebraska College of Law, in partnership with Ms. JD, is hosting Accelerate 2018: Grow. Rise. Lead. on November 1-2, 2018. This conference is designed to bring together law students from across the Midwest to focus on developing professional skills and building strong networks that will help them succeed both as law students [...]

Upcoming Deadlines: Public Policy Handbook

By |2018-09-28T11:18:26+00:00September 28th, 2018|Job Search|

The Office of Career Planning subscribes to the Public Policy Handbook, an extensive listing of state and national opportunities with non-profits and policy influencers. Access the Handbook through the CareerConnect Resource Library. Rolling Deadlines At the top of Fellowship and Internships "Applications by Deadline” Table is a list of programs that hire on a “Rolling [...]

Upcoming Deadlines: Government Honors and Internship Handbook

By |2018-09-28T11:14:54+00:00September 28th, 2018|Job Search|

The Office of Career Planning subscribes to the Government Honors & Internship Handbook, a comprehensive listing of federal government agency legal hiring programs (and many state-level programs as well)  Access the Handbook through the CareerConnect Resource Library. Rolling Deadlines Access the "Applications by Deadline" tables for your class year for a quick reference of all [...]

Apply for the Shook Scholars Institute

By |2018-09-21T11:58:00+00:00September 21st, 2018|Diversity Opportunities|

Shook Hardy & Bacon, LLP is launching a new intensive fellowship for minority and LGBTQ law students that will be hosted in Kansas City October 25-27. The Shook Scholars Institute is a diversity and inclusion development program that offers a select group of law students the opportunity to learn litigation and trial skills, leadership and [...]

Career Fair Opportunity: New York State Public Defenders

By |2018-09-18T18:15:04+00:00September 18th, 2018|Job Search, Networking|

New York State Public Defenders Career Fair Friday, October 19th, 2018 - 1:00pm - 5:00pm University at Buffalo School of Law, Center for Tomorrow, Buffalo, NY  14260 The Chief Defenders Association of New York, in conjunction with the New York State Defenders Association and the University at Buffalo School of Law, is pleased to present the [...]

FBI Summer Honors Internship Program: Seeking 1Ls and 2Ls

By |2018-09-13T13:14:25+00:00September 13th, 2018|Featured Job, Job Search|

The application period is now open for the FBI's Summer Honors Internship Program. Get more information and apply online at www.fbi.gov. The online application period runs through October 14, 2018. Within the online FBI application there will be a prompt to list the Office of General Counsel (OGC) as the student's top choice. This past summer [...]

FREE Events Happening This Week

By |2018-09-11T09:43:01+00:00September 11th, 2018|Knowledge, Networking|

If you have not already marked your calendars for this week's Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association's Law Student Welcome Reception or the Norman S. Minor Bar Association's Law Student Summit for Success, we strongly encourage you to register today and plan to attend! The CMBA Law Student Welcome Reception is this Thursday, September 13, from 5-7 [...]

Resource Spotlight: AFL-CIO Lawyer Directory

By |2018-09-07T10:54:35+00:00September 9th, 2018|Knowledge, Networking|

Periodically, we will feature a resource offered by the OCP that you may not be aware of but that may be of use to you in your career strategy and job search. In this post, we highlight the AFL-CIO Lawyers Coordinating Committee's 2018 Membership Directory. Available in hard copy in the OCP Resource Room, the [...]

Reminder: Spring Semester Externship Pre-Applications Due on 9/15

By |2018-09-07T10:49:23+00:00September 7th, 2018|Academic Advising, Job Search|

JD Students: Now is the time to start considering whether you want to pursue an externship for the Spring 2019 semester. If you think you may want to pursue the Spring 2019 externship, please make note of the following timeline that must be followed: Pre-Applications must be submitted no later than September 15. The Pre-Application [...]