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HOPE Public Interest News for Week of April 2, 2012

Please read below for upcoming events on campus, opportunities in the community, and other announcements.  Events on Campus: Tuesday, April 3rd, Judicial Clerkship Season Kickoff Reception, 5:30 pm, Student Lounge: Do not miss the opportunity to ask federal and state court judges, as well as current and former judicial law clerks, about applying and interviewing […]

This Week at the CDO (Week of April 2, 2012)

Monday, April 2: 1L Diversity Luncheon with Dickstein Shapiro – 12:30 p.m. – 1:50 p.m., Room A-110 Employer Appreciation Reception – Hosted byMiami Law and the Class of 2014, 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m., Legal Corps Office Tuesday, April 3: Shook Hardy Bacon Diversity Writing Program Information Session – 12:30 p.m. – 1:50 p.m., Room […]

Visit PSLawNet for Great Resources and Information

PSLawNet, the nation’s largest online career center for public service law jobs, is a NALP public service initiative and is supported by over 200 law schools that give their law students and alumni free access to the site. PSLawNet offers: More than 13,000 employer organization profiles Over 1,100 job opportunity postings, including internships, postgraduate fellowships, […]

National LGBT Bar Association Michael Greenberg Writing Competition

The Michael Greenberg writing competition scholarship recognizes and encourages outstanding law student scholarship on the legal issues affecting lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex persons. The scholarship was established in memory of Michael Greenberg, former National LGBT Bar Association board member and Philadelphia attorney, who died in 1996 from complications related to AIDS. TOPIC: Legal […]

The NAACP is Accepting Applications to its 2012 Law Fellow Program

The NAACP is currently accepting applications to its 2012 Law Fellow Program. For more information and downloadable application, please visit the NAACP’s website. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact Tonya Farmer. Completed application packets must be received or postmarked no later than March 16, 2012.

The O’Neill Institute for National and Global Health Law is Seeking Fellows

The O’Neill Institute for National and Global Health Law is seeking exceptionally qualified candidates to serve as O’Neill Institute Fellows. Housed at Georgetown University Law Center in Washington, D.C., the O’Neill Institute is a leading research institute for health law. For more details about the Institute and its ongoing work, please visit the website. Fellows […]

German Chancellor Fellowship Program – An International Leadership Opportunity – Open to all Professions and Disciplines

The German Chancellor Fellowship provides for a stay of one year in Germany for professional development, study, or research. It sponsors individuals who demonstrate leadership and the potential to strengthen ties between Germany and their own country through their profession or studies. Germany’s Alexander von Humboldt Foundation awards ten German Chancellor Fellowships (per country) annually […]

HOPE Public Interest News for Week of February 13, 2012

Please read below for upcoming events on campus, opportunities in the community, and other announcements.  Events on Campus Monday, February 13th, Ethics Film Series: Made In India, 6:15 pm, Cosford Cinema: Winner of the Jury Award for Best Documentary Feature at the 2011 Florida Film Festival, this is the first documentary film to convey the […]

2012 – 2013 ABA YLD Scholarship Program – Application Deadline: April 1, 2012

Apply for a 2012 – 2013 ABA YLD Scholarship today! The ABA YLD Scholarship Program provides partial conference funding and an opportunity to become more involved in the Division. Scholarship categories include: General Practice, Solo & Small Firm Practitioners; Government, Public Sector and Military Lawyers; and Minorities in the Profession. The Application deadline is April […]

Social Justice Institute Fellowship in International Human Rights

Start Date: September 1, 2012 Location: New York City  Description:  The Center for Constitutional Rights (CCR) is a non-profit legal and educational organization dedicated to advancing and protecting the rights guaranteed by the United States Constitution and the Universal  Declaration of Human Rights. Founded in 1966 by attorneys who represented civil rights movements in the […]