Professional Development News
If you are interested in learning about Summer Intern or Full-time opportunities with the U.S. Air Force JAG, please attend a slide presentation and Information Session beginning at Noon in room 175 TODAY, Monday, October 17th. If you would like to meet with Captain Hartman for an Informational Interview, appointments are available beginning at 1:00 p.m. in room 176. There is a signup sheet on Ms. Reh's door (184) for appointments.
Starring Susan Duncan and John Cross
Given their star power today, it may be hard to believe that Susan and John actually began their careers separately, and in relative obscurity. Susan started out with the all-girl band “Duncan Donuts,” where she was an a cappella pianist. John started out with the “Cross Family Yodelers,” a quintet that performed Alpine versions of heavy metal songs. Their meteoric rise to fame began when, unbeknownst to each other, they were hired as stunt doubles for the cult band “Captain and Tennille.”
As the following photo demonstrates, the visual similarity is obvious:
(Note: Susan and John are the two in the back.)
After that role, the rest is, as they say, history. But fame has not spoiled the two. You can occasionally hear their humble roots in their modern songs, whether it be Susan breaking into a spontaneous riff on the air piano, or John executing a musical run in an authentic Kitzbühel-region yodel (a technique once compared unfavorably to a basset hound's howl). Moreover, the two have turned into prolific songwriters. Who can forget that top-ten hit “Spring Schedule 2012,” a song that, while performed by Carol Channing, was actually penned by Susan? So sit back, put your earplugs in, and get ready to be entertained!
Raisin Brandeis comes from a small oyster-shucking village off the coast of Norway. Their major musical influences include Tuvan Throat Singing, Traditional Dances of the Hill People, and Barbara Streisand. The New York Tymes has said of Raisin Brandeis: "If the Beatles and Meatloaf had a mosh-pit, the sweaty puddle on the floor would smell like the genius that is Raisin Brandeis." Step up to the stage for TWO SCOOPS OF AWESOME!!
Representing the UofL Brandeis School of Law, Raisin Brandeis features Matt Doran, Pete Lay, Derek Monzon, Cameron Monzon, and Warren Lively.
If you are interested in learning about Summer Intern or Full-time opportunities with the U.S. Air Force JAG, please attend a slide presentation and Information Session beginning at Noon in room 175 on Monday, October 17th. If you would like to meet with Captain Hartman for an Informational Interview, appointments are available beginning at 1:00 p.m. in room 176. There is a signup sheet on Ms. Reh's door (184) for appointments.
Doug Keil and Tyler Korus, 3Ls
Doug Keil and Tyler Korus first met while crowd-surfing at a Creed concert in early 1992. In the Fall of ’93, they played together on the Crenshaw Raiders of the Snoop Youth Football League in Los Angeles. It was during this time that the quarterbacks coach, Nathaniel Dwayne Hale (better known as Nate Dogg), introduced the boys to the beauty of “G-Funk.” As the years went by, Mr. Dogg constantly coached the two boys, both in sport, and in honing their voices to produce harmonious G-Funk melodies funked out with a gangster twist. Now that Mr. Dogg has passed away, and his other protégé, Warren G, is on Celebrity Fit Club, Doug and Tyler cordially invite you to join them on October 27, 2011 for a special, one-time performance of G-Funk on a whole new level, where the rhythm is the bass and the bass is the treble.
The LEADS program is an intensive eight-week program designed for diverse first and second year law students who have an interest in pursuing a legal career in private practice representing employers in labor and employment matters. The goal of the program is to provide concentrated labor and employment legal experience while developing a pipeline of highly qualified, diverse candidates for potential future employment with the Firm or in the private practice of law generally.
The program application is attached. The deadline for 2L students is October 15th and the deadline for 1L students is January 15th. This is an eight-week summer program which includes a stipend.
Second- and third-year students,
I have appointments available to discuss career plans, goals, opportunities; review your resume and/or cover letter; Symplicity; Government Honors & Internship Handbook; and reciprocity. Please sign up or e-mail me at firstname.lastname@example.org
I am taking appointments for the week of November 1st when the Office of Professional Development is able to meet with you individually.
I look forward to meeting and working with you!
Katz Teller Brant & Hild, a Cincinnati firm is seeking a 2012 Summer Associate. Previously, their hiring criteria required the top 10%. They have changed that to "Prefer top 10%".
If you are interested in applying for an interview on Monday, October 17th, please apply by 2:00 p.m. on Wednesday, October 12th through Symplicity.
A non-profit organization has contacted the Public Service Office seeking a student to assist them in establishing 501(c)(3) status. If you are interested in helping this organization, please contact Jina Scinta at email@example.com. The first person contacting Ms. Scinta will be signed up for the project.
The Office of Professional Development will be conducting their first of three mandatory meetings for first year students on TODAY from 12:15 p.m. to 1:15 p.m. in Room 275. All first year students are expected to attend.
Our first meeting will be entitled, "Get Your Career Started Now". Dean Urbach will be providing you with valuable information on what you can be doing at this point in law school to help you in your job search. Pizza will be served while it lasts. (Please note that the room number is now 275 for all mandatory meetings).
Our second and third mandatory sessions will be October 25 from 12:15 to 1:15 p.m. in Room 275 and November 1 from 12:15 p.m. to 1:15 p.m. in Room 275. Please mark your calendars.
Our office would also like to remind students to check the calendar next the elevator for upcoming events. The events are color-coded to indicate which students the event is directed to, but all students are invited to attend all sessions.