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This Week at the CDO (Week of January 25, 2016)

Wednesday, January 27, 2016:  1L CDO Workshops – 12:30 p.m. – 1:50 p.m., Room F-309 – During the spring semester, 1L students will have an opportunity to participate in Spring Recruiting, which includes the Spring On Campus Interview Program, Spring Resume Referral Program and Summer Externship Program. By participating in these programs, 1L students will […]

Volunteer Legal Internships at DOJ!

Every year, over 1,800 volunteer legal interns serve in Justice components and U.S. Attorneys’ Offices throughout the country.  Any law student enrolled at least half-time, and who has completed at least one semester of law school, is eligible to apply for a volunteer legal internship. Department of Justice (DOJ) offices recruit for legal interns through […]

Announcing the Second Annual Latham & Watkins Diversity Leadership Academy

We are pleased to announce the second annual Latham & Watkins Diversity Leadership Academy, April 1-3, 2016, in San Francisco. We encourage talented first-year law students to apply to attend. The Diversity Leadership Academy will bring together Latham attorneys from around the globe and talented first-year law students from across the United States with a […]

T.J. Reddick Bar Association Networking, Resume Building, and Interviewing Tips for Attorneys

Purpose: The purpose of the CLE is to provide new and experienced attorneys with information to assist in legal networking, resume building, and interviewing for legal jobs in the public and private sectors. Legal professionals from corporate and private practice will participate in the CLE. Additionally, a head hunter will provide practical tips and information […]

This Week at the CDO (Week of November 9, 2015)

Wednesday, November 11, 2015: 1L Judicial Internship Session – 12:30 p.m. – 1:30 p.m., Room F-108 – Judicial Internship Information Session for 1Ls. If you are interested in working for a judge next summer, we will tell you how and when to apply. Also, we will have on hand upper level students who have interned […]

1L Summer Judicial Internship Information Session

Are you interested in working for a judge this summer? If so, then do not miss this opportunity to learn what judges are looking for, how and when to apply, and what the job entails. Former judicial interns will also be on hand to share their experiences and to answer your questions. You are welcome […]

Law Student Opportunities & Webinar in IP Law

The American Bar Association’s Section of Intellectual Property Law (ABA-IPL) provides opportunities for law students to get involved and gain hands-on experience within this fascinating practice field. Opportunities range from working with practicing attorneys across the nation (and world) to drafting articles, legislative comments and policy considerations to attending ABA events as a “Law Student Reporter” and more! […]

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 […]