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February 2009

Everglades Fellowship in Washington, D.C. Available

U.M.’s Abess Center for Ecosystem Science and Policy is recruiting a 2009 U.M. graduate for a fellowship in Washington, D.C., for one year, beginning in August 2009. Funded by the Everglades Foundation, the recipient will be placed in a staff position on a congressional committee or federal agency with jurisdiction over issues affecting the Everglades. […]

Patent Interview Program

Loyola University Chicago School of Law is hosting the 2009 Patent Law Interview Program on Thursday, July 30 and Friday, July 31, 2009 in Chicago, Illinois. This is a nationwide interview program that targets patent law employers, and rising 2L and 3L students interested in pursuing patent law. Last year roughly 150 employers, 150 law […]

2009 Sir John M. Templeton Fellowships Essay Contest

The Sir John M. Templeton Fellowships Essay Contest encourages students around the world to study the meaning and significance of economic and personal liberty. The Templeton Essay Contest awards cash fellowships to the authors of the top three essays, with entries reviewed by a panel of three distinguished scholars. Here is this year’s topic: “Only […]

Excellent Networking Opportunity in Broward County

Interested in working in Broward after graduation? A great way to make inroads in a particular legal community is to attend events that bring together the most powerful members of that community. Here is one such event: South Broward Bar Association President’s Installation Dinner Thursday, March 5, 2009 Guest Speaker: Chief Justice Peggy Quince South […]

This Week at the CDO

Monday, February 23, 2009 FLORIDA SUPREME COURT INTERNSHIP PROGRAM INFORMATION MEETING (1L and 2L students)The Florida Supreme Court Internship Program Information Session takes place on Monday, February 23 at 12:30 p.m. in Room 110. Former interns will be on hand to answer questions about their experiences at the Supreme Court. The application and selection processes […]

Solo and Small Firm Interview Program, Orlando, FL

SOLO AND SMALL FIRM INTERVIEW PROGRAM The General Practice, Solo and Small Firm Section (GPSSF) of the Florida Bar cordially invites all law students to participate in the 2009 Solo and Small Firm Interview Program, which is scheduled to take place on Saturday, March 21, 2009 in Orlando, Florida. Registration is free and the deadline […]

Panel Discussion for Future Women Lawyers

Pathways to Success for Women Lawyers: A Panel Discussion Join the Career Development Office, Tuesday, February 24 at 12:30 p.m. in Room 108 as we present “Pathways to Success for Women Lawyers: A Panel Discussion.” The panel will include: Miranda Soto, Lead Counsel and Managing Attorney for All State Insurance Co.’s Miami office Stacey Koch, […]

Inter-American Commission on Human Rights Fellowship

Inter-american commission on human rights, organization of american states, Scholarship – Rapporteurship on the Rights of Women The IACHR is seeking candidates for a one year fellowship in Washington, DC to run from May 1, 2009 – April 30, 2010. The objectives of this fellowship is to provide an opportunity for young lawyers from OAS […]

Diversity Scholarships

There are a number of diversity scholarships available to law students. Below are some of the many scholarships available. African-American Law Student Scholarships African-American Law Student Fellowship Sponsor: The National Bar InstituteDescription: Applicants must have demonstrated a commitment to creating equality and justice for African-Americans through work in their law schools, their neighborhoods and community […]

This Week at the CDO

Monday, February 16 FLORIDA SUPREME COURT INTERNSHIP PROGRAM INFORMATION MEETING POSTPONED (1L and 2L students)The Florida Supreme Court Internship Program Information Session scheduled for today, Monday, February 16, has been postponed. The new meeting date is Monday, February 23 at 12:30 p.m. in Room 110. Former interns will be on hand to answer questions about […]