Professional Development News
In 2011, The Peggy Browning Fund will support over 50 funder Summer Fellowships in labor-related organizations throughout the U.S. Summer Fellowship stipends are a minimum of $4,500 per student for a ten-week employment period. In many cases Mentor Organizations will supplement the stipend. See each individual fellowship description for details.
Students interested in applying must submit applications both to the listed organization and to The Peggy Browning Fund. Applications must be received no later than Friday, January 14th.
If interested, please go to: http://www.peggybrowningfund.org/apply.html
If you have questions, contact Professor Levinson.
Because you may not have been checking the Daily Docket over the holiday break, this appeared in the Monday, December 13th edition.
makespace! media + design lab has an opening in the legal department for an intern specializing in Media and IP law. This is a unique opportunity to do some meaningful work in the industry. For details, go to:
http://www.law.louisville.edu/careers/current-jobs and select Part-time Job No. 112.
The Clark County (IN) Circuit Court is looking for students to assist with the Clark County Self-Help Center located at the courthouse in Jeffersonville, Indiana. The center is open Tuesdays and Thursdays from 1:30 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. Students can sign up to work at the Center both days or just one. There will be a training on Saturday, January 8, 2011 from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon. If you have not had training for any other public service project, you will be allowed to count the three-hour training toward your public service requirement. Any work performed at the Center would count toward your public service requirement.
Interested students should contact Jina Scinta at email@example.com to sign up. A Reservation Form will be required to sign up.
A scholarship is available for a first-year diversity student to obtain clerking experience with the legal department of Procter & Gamble for six weeks, followed by six weeks in Dinsmore & Shohl's main office. Both are located in Cincinnati, OH. The scholarship winner will be assigned mentors from both organizations, providing a dedicated resource to assist with professional development. Scholarships are also available for a number of Summer Associate positions at the Cincinnati, OH; Columbus, OH; Charleston, WV; Lexington, KY; or Louisville, KY offices of Dinsmore & Shohl. First-year students may apply between December 1st and December 31st by completing the attached application.