On Tuesday, November 18, from 12:00 noon to 1:00 p.m. in Room LL80, Dean Hajek, Assistant Dean for the Office of Professional Development, will conduct a workshop on improving your resume and/or cover letter. Dean Hajek will be available to answer questions you may have. This will be a brown bag event.
All students are invited to attend; however, first year students should remember it is mandatory to attend at least one session. An additional session will be held Thursday, January 8, 2015.
Peggy Browning Fellowships
AFL-CIO Law Student Union Summer
AFL-CIO 2015-2016 Fellowship for Recent Grads
WHEN: TODAY from 6 to 7 p.m.
Dial-in Number: 1-626-677-3000
Participant Access Code: 3221991
Hosted by the National Lawyers Guild Labor and Employment Committee
• Mary Anne Moffa - Executive Director, Peggy Browning Fund
• Matt Ginsburg - Associate General Counsel, AFL-CIO
• LaRell Purdie - Assistant General Counsel, SEIU
Call Logistics: Due to the large number of participants, we ask that all students mute themselves when joining the call. To make the call interactive, students are encouraged to email or g-chat questions in advance and during the call to firstname.lastname@example.org, including your name, school, and class year.
The Legal Aid Society is hiring two law students to help their Equal Justice Works AmeriCorps Employment Opportunity Fellow identify legal solutions to remove barriers for low-income clients seeking employment.
They are also hiring four law students to help their Equal Justice Works AmeriCorps Legal Fellows provide free civil legal services to veterans.
The students may receive a $1,175 education award as part of his or her internship and are required to perform at least 300 hours of service to complete the internship. This program is administered through a partnership with the Legal Aid Society, Equal Justice Works, and AmeriCorps.
The deadline to apply has been extended to December 15, 2014. Log on to Symplicity for information on how to apply.
There are still slots available at the Ky. Department of Public Advocacy, Wayside Christian Mission, and the Better Business Bureau to fulfill your public service requirement the week of December 15. These projects are open to all students. An updated list and description of these projects is attached. If you are interested in any of these projects, please contact Jina Scinta ASAP to sign up.
These projects would be a great opportunity for third year students who still need to complete their public service requirement.
The Moot Court Board would like to congratulate Danielle Haddad and Eric Proctor on making the Immigration Law Moot Court team. As members of the team, Danielle and Eric will write a brief and present arguments as both petitioner and respondent. The competition will take place February 20-22, 2015 in New York City, New York. The Team is coached by Professor Trucios-Haynes.
The following government programs have deadlines coming up in the next few weeks.Details of these programs are provided in the 2014-15 Government Honors & Internship Handbook, located at www.law.arizona.edu/career/honorshandbook.cfm. For the user name and password to log onto the Handbook, email Ms. Reh at email@example.com and provide her with the following: your name, class year, and UofL email address.
2Ls for SUMMER 2015
Equal Employment Opportunity Commission - Office of Legal Counsel Legal Intern Program (Unpaid, Deadline 11/15/14 Coordination & Guidance Program)
Department of Defense - Office of General Counsel 2015 OSD Summer Honors Legal Internship Program (Paid, Deadline 11/16/14)
State & Local Government
Sacramento County CA District Attorney's Office - Summer Law Intern Program (Paid, Deadline 11/14/14)
Georgia Attorney General - Department of Law Summer Internship Program (Unpaid, Deadline 11/15/14)
3Ls Post Graduation
State & Local Government
Colorado Attorney General - Department of Law 2015 Fellowship Program (Paid, Deadline 11/14/14)
Ohio Attorney General's Office - 2015-2016 Simon Karas Fellowship (Paid, Deadline, 11/14/14)
New York City Law Department - One-Year Corporation Counsel Clerkship (Paid, Deadline 11/15/14)