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The Open Society Fellowship

The Topic of the Project: The Open Society Foundations work to build vibrant and tolerant democracies whose governments are accountable to their citizens. Among the Foundations’ core areas of concern are human rights, government transparency, access to information, access to justice, the promotion of civil society and social inclusion. Project themes should cut across these […]

THE BPI POLIKOFF–GAUTREAUX FELLOWSHIP FOR A PUBLIC INTEREST LAWYER OR POLICY ANALYST

Application Deadline: October 16, 2015. Business and Professional People for the Public Interest (BPI), a Chicago-based nonprofit law and policy center, seeks a recent law or public policy graduate to serve as the Polikoff-Gautreaux Fellow for one year, renewable for a second, beginning in Summer or Fall 2016. The Polikoff-Gautreaux Fellowship offers the opportunity for […]

ASECA Alumni Securities Law Writing Competition –Deadline is November 13, 2015

1st Place $,5000 2nd Place $3,000 3rd Place $2,000 Topic: Any subject in the field of Securities Law. Eligibility: Students enrolled in any accredited law school in the United   States, with expected graduation date in 2015 or later. Unpublished papers, papers published in any law journal or other publication during calendar year 2015, and […]

This Week at the CDO (Week of August 31, 2015)

Wednesday, September 2, 2015: Fall Recruiting Phase II – Interviews begin.   Thursday and Friday, September 3 and 4, 2015: Fall Recruiting Phase II – Interviews continue.    

Registration is now open for the Workforce Recruitment Program!

The Workforce Recruitment Program (WRP) is a referral and recruitment program that identifies students and recent graduates with disabilities who are interested in employment with the federal government. The WRP is one of the main paths to: Find an internship or permanent position at federal agencies Explore careers in the federal service Gain Interviewing experience […]

Calling All Students! The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission Webinar on How to Apply

The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission is looking for the best and brightest to join our team. Join the webinar to learn more about internships at the SEC and how to successfully apply. Please visit this link.   The webinar takes place on Wednesday, September 9, 2015, from 2:30p – 3:30p EST. The SEC’s Office of […]

This Week at the CDO (Week of August 24, 2014)

Welcome back to our returning students and welcome our new students to UM Law! Wednesday, August 26:  Mock Interview Program, (Phase II) – CDO. Thursday, August 27:   Mock Interview Program, (Phase II) – CDO. Friday, August 28:   Mock Interview Program, (Phase II) – CDO.  

The Fair Food Standards Council Seeks Human Rights Attorney

About FFSC: The mission of the Fair Food Standards Council  (FFSC) is to monitor the development of a sustainable agricultural industry that advances both the human rights of farmworkers and the long-term interests of growers through implementation of the Fair Food Program (FFP), a unique worker-led, market-driven social responsibility program which emerged from the Coalition of Immokalee […]

Read “The Law Student’s Interview Cheat Sheet”

For tips on pre-interviews, interviews and post interviewing, visit this website.

Nuts & Bolts Judicial Clerkship Application Workshop – Tuesday, September 29th

At the Nuts & Bolts Judicial Clerkship Workshop, we will be covering information critical to the application process, including the timeline for applying to state and federal judges, the Online System for Clerkship Application and Review (“OSCAR”), as well as your application documents (e.g. resumes, cover letters, writing samples and letters of recommendation). Please join us […]