Academic Advising

Another EARLY DEADLINE Fall Externship

By | 2018-04-26T09:59:48+00:00 April 26th, 2018|Academic Advising|

Interested in pursuing a Fall externship with the U.S. Department of Education, Office for Civil Rights? The deadline to apply for Fall 2018 is MAY 9. If you're interested in a Fall externship with the U.S. Department of Education, Office for Civil Rights, please review the job posting in CareerConnect and apply ASAP. The Office for [...]

Law Student Writing Competition: Animal Law

By | 2018-04-23T14:50:29+00:00 April 24th, 2018|Academic Advising, Fellowships & Funding, Knowledge, Professionalism|

The Committee on Animals and the Law of the New York State Bar Association is very pleased to announce the Ninth Annual Student Writing Competition. The deadline for submission is July 12, 2018, submitted by email to Kimberly Francis, NYSBA Staff Liaison, at kfrancis@nysba.org The Committee on Animals and the Law was established to provide information [...]

EARLY DEADLINE Fall Externship

By | 2018-04-23T13:48:37+00:00 April 23rd, 2018|Academic Advising|

Interested in pursuing a Fall externship with the U.S. Attorney's Office? The deadline to apply for Fall 2018 is MAY 15. If you're interested in a Fall externship with the U.S. Attorney's Office, please review the job posting in CareerConnect and apply ASAP. Questions? Contact the Office of Career Planning. Please note this is an [...]

Grades Are In: Reminders About Regulations

By | 2018-01-10T16:10:58+00:00 January 10th, 2018|Academic Advising|

Now that final fall semester grades have posted, the OCP frequently receives questions from students about electing the pass/fail option, disputing a grade, or reviewing exams. This is a reminder of the policies and procedures around those questions. Pass/C-/D+/D/F Option Between now and January 19, students wishing to elect this option may submit the Change [...]

New Spring Externship Option

By | 2017-12-19T14:21:08+00:00 December 19th, 2017|Academic Advising|

If you're still working out your Spring 2018 course schedule and considering adding an externship, consider the recently posted opportunity with Equality Ohio!  Equality Ohio Education Fund is seeking individuals who wish to apply for a legal externship position to assist in the creation of a statewide Legal Clinic for Equality Ohio. The Spring extern will [...]

Exam Mistakes: Avoid these common errors!

By | 2017-12-01T16:50:25+00:00 December 1st, 2017|Academic Advising|

Congratulations to all current students on completing another semester of classes! (Or, in the case of first-year students, your first semester!) Now comes the hard work of the exam period. Whether these are your first set of exams, or you’re a seasoned law school exam taker, you’re probably feeling at least a little anxious and [...]

Planning to take the Patent Bar?

By | 2017-11-28T12:40:36+00:00 November 21st, 2017|Academic Advising, Knowledge|

Stop by the OCP Resource Room to pick up information on the Practising Law Institute's Patent Office Exam Course. Anyone with a degree in science or engineering (or the equivalent) can take the Patent Office's Registration Exam to become a Patent Agent or Patent Attorney. This exam is offered independently of all state bar examinations [...]

Spring Externships – Many Still Available

By | 2017-10-26T09:59:05+00:00 October 26th, 2017|Academic Advising|

Fulfilling required credits in experiential learning is a graduation requirement - externship or clinic credits qualify towards meeting this academic requirement. Now is the time to consider and apply for ALL Spring 2018 externship positions. There are still spots available for judicial externships at the Ohio Court of Appeals along with many of our other [...]

Spring 2018 Externships: Open for Applications

By | 2017-10-12T14:05:29+00:00 October 10th, 2017|Academic Advising, Knowledge|

Have you completed your required credits in an externship or a clinic? Remember that fulfilling your required credits in experiential learning is a graduation requirement. Now is the time to consider and apply for Spring 2018 positions. The Judicial Externship application process is ongoing, and all additional externship sites are open for application through CareerConnect. For [...]

Spring 2018 Judicial Externships – Apply Starting October 2

By | 2017-09-26T17:27:56+00:00 September 26th, 2017|Academic Advising|

Are you an upper-level student interested in a Spring 2018 Judicial Externship? The application process starts on Monday! Prepare now by submitting your pre-application (click the link on the right-side of your home page on Career Connect). Then, schedule a brief meeting (in person or by phone) in the Office of Career Planning. Once that [...]