Professionalism

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 Event: The View from the Hiring Chair – Advice from Hiring Attorneys

By |2018-09-19T14:27:17+00:00September 19th, 2018|Events, Interviewing, Job Search, Knowledge, Networking, Professionalism|

All law students are strongly encouraged to attend The View from the Hiring Chair: What makes Hiring Attorneys Extend a Job Offer on October 3 at 5PM in the Moot Court Room. Speakers will include: Pat Burke, C|M|LAW Class of 2003, a member of the Hiring Committee and an on-campus interviewer from Squire Patton Boggs Tonya Whitsett, C|M|LAW [...]

ABA Webinar: Silencing the Voice of Self-Doubt: How to Build Evidence-Based Belief in Yourself

By |2018-09-11T13:44:12+00:00September 11th, 2018|Knowledge, Professionalism|

To be successful in your job search, you must believe in yourself and your abilities (and always seek to make improvements where you can!). The truth is, you will never succeed in convincing employers you're a candidate they should hire unless you believe you're skilled, qualified, and worth hiring. Unfortunately, Impostor Syndrome hits lawyers and [...]

Equal Justice Works Conference: Register Now!

By |2018-08-24T08:37:09+00:00August 24th, 2018|Job Search, Knowledge, Networking, Professionalism|

Interested in public service and public interest? Consider attending the largest national public interest legal career fair in the country, the Equal Justice Works Conference and Career Fair. The Conference and Career Fair will take place October 26 and 27 in Washington, DC, and more than 175 public interest employers typically participate. In addition to [...]

Preparing for your first day!

By |2018-08-17T10:08:22+00:00August 17th, 2018|Knowledge, Professionalism|

With classes beginning on Monday, our first-year students are likely asking themselves how to be best prepared. Finishing your reading for class is a must-do, but what else can you do to be ready for the big day? Check out these tips from the Law School Toolbox - having a calendar ready to fill and [...]

Law Student Writing Competition: Animal Law

By |2018-04-23T14:50:29+00:00April 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 [...]

Pro Bono Opportunity This Weekend

By |2018-04-18T10:05:41+00:00April 18th, 2018|Networking, Professionalism|

Cleveland-Marshall alumnus Scott Heasley is involved in planning and implementing a legal brief advice clinic this Saturday, April 21. He's looking for four to six law students to help out. Consider taking a study break this weekend to offer assistance to those unable to afford counsel otherwise. The clinic will take place at Garfield Memorial [...]