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The 2016 EPIC Law Fellowship

EPIC invites outstanding applications for the 2016 EPIC Law Fellowship. EPIC encourages applications from law students graduating in 2016, recent graduates, and judicial clerks. The EPIC Law Fellow will fill an integral role in EPIC’s Washington, DC office. The Fellow will work on various EPIC Projects in areas such as Administrative Law, Appellate Advocacy, Consumer […]

The Fullbright Program Information Session on November 12, 2015

INFORMATION SESSION – NOVEMBER 12, 2015 Hecht Residential College – Faculty Master’s Apartment, Room 122, 6:00-8:00 p.m.  The Fulbright Program awards approximately 6,000 new grants annually to support an individually designed study/research plan, artistic project, or teaching assistantship that will take place during one academic year in a country outside the U.S. The information session […]

VOLUNTEER LEGAL INTERNSHIPS WITH THE U.S. DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE WEBINAR

You’re Invited to a Webinar on: VOLUNTEER LEGAL INTERNSHIPS WITH THE U.S. DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE Hosted by: Rena J. Cervoni, Deputy Director and Trisha A. Fillbach, Assistant Director, Office of Attorney Recruitment and Management. The United States Department of Justice cordially invites all 1L and 2L students to attend a free webinar on volunteer legal […]

2 Interesting Articles on Millennials in the Workplace

Now that career-minded Millennials make up about 50% of the workplace, it is important to keep in tune with employer feedback. Below are a couple of interesting articles on millennials in the workplace. The first article comments on the most common mistakes millennials make and how they get misperceived. It is titled “5 Office Mistakes […]

This Week at the CDO (Week of October 19, 2015)

Friday, October 23, 2015: CDO OCI Employer Information Session – 12:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m., Room F-209 – Workshop designed to provide an overview of the different types of judicial clerkships and the application processes. An employer participating in the Fall On-Campus Interview Program (OCI) will be hosting an information session for interested students. For […]

The Congressional Innovation Fellowship

The Congressional Innovation Fellowship is a nine-month policymaking residency on Capitol Hill, starting January 2016. Fellows work directly for Members of Congress, Congressional Committees or Congressional Support Agencies to inform technology policymaking and create a community of technology leaders that understand the challenges of government. The Congressional Innovation Fellowship is a project of TechCongress and […]

Free Nationwide Webinar for Students Interested in Public Defender Careers

Students interested in careers as public defenders and in criminal defense generally can join a discussion about a new Student Section of the National Association for Public Defense, NAPD. Students are invited to join a free nationwide webinar at 4 p.m. Eastern, 3 p.m. Central on Thursday, October 22, 2015.  The webinar can be accessed […]

The Judge Advocate General’s School 2016 National Security Law Writing Competition -Deadline for Submissions: 15 April 2016

Overview: The Air Force Judge Advocate General’s School (AFJAGS), established in 1950 by Major General Reginald C. Harmon (the first Judge Advocate General of the Air Force), has a proud tradition of providing the highest quality education and training to legal professionals from all military services and government agencies. Through its various publications, AFJAGS serves […]

Apply for the 2015-2016 Miami-Dade FAWL Scholarship – Due October 22, 2015

Apply today for the 2015-2016 Miami-Dade FAWL Scholarship Award! This scholarship will be presented at the 33rd Annual Judicial Reception held on December 2, 2015. For the Application Form, please click here.  

The American Bankruptcy Institute is Pleased to Announce the Eighth Annual Bankruptcy Law Student Writing Competition!

The American Bankruptcy Institute is pleased to announce the Eighth Annual Bankruptcy Law Student Writing Competition. The competition allows law students to submit papers for the chance to be published in ABI’s monthly magazine, the ABI Journal (read by more than 13,000 professionals monthly) or one of ABI’s committee newsletters, in addition to $4,000 in […]