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Diversity Fellowship 2012 at Cooley LLP

The Diversity Committee is pleased to announce that the Firm, for the 5th year, is accepting applications for our Diversity Fellowship. The Diversity Fellowship is an initiative targeted to first year law students who demonstrate a commitment to promoting diversity in their communities. Recipients of the Fellowship receive a monetary award to assist with their […]

The George V. Powell Diversity Scholarship

Lane Powell PC has more than 135 years of commitment to the community. This commitment is reflected in Lane Powell’s hiring and promotion of women and individuals from diverse backgrounds. As part of this commitment to diversity, the firm has created the George V. Powell Diversity Scholarship. The George V. Powell Scholar will be a […]

University of Miami School of Law Alumni Relations & Development Office Seeks Graduate Assistant

Attention rising 2L and 3L Students! The University of Miami School of Law Alumni Relations & Development Office is seeking a Graduate Assistant to work in the office. The candidate should possess a journalism or creative writing background, be knowledgeable in social media to report to the Assistant Dean for Alumni and Development.  The candidate will work […]

Opportunity With the International Human Rights Clinic at the Universidad Pontificia Bolivariana in Medellin, Colombia

There is a new collaborative project between Miami Law and an international human rights clinic located at the Universidad Pontificia Bolivariana in Medellin, Colombia. Since 2010, 4 students have already traveled over the summer and worked with issues of human rights and victimology. The project, headed by Paula Arias, Lecturer in Law and Director of […]

Baker Donelson Diversity Scholarship Application Now Available – Deadline is June 22, 2012

Baker Donelson is committed to fostering an inclusive environment where the individual differences among us are understood, respected, appreciated and recognized as sources of strength of the Firm. These qualities enrich the environment in which we work. With this in mind, Baker Donelson will again award three scholarships to diverse law students who will complete […]

The City of Chicago Department of Law Announces its Externship and Post-Graduate Fellowship Programs for the Fall 2012

The City of Chicago Department of Law officially announces its formal externship and post-graduate fellowship programs beginning this Fall 2012. A description of the Externship Program can be found on the website under: Careers; What We Do; and Externship Program. A description of the Post-Graduate Fellowship Program can also be found on the website under […]

The Center for Economic and Social Rights Seeks Graduate Level Research Intern for Summer 2012

The Center for Economic and Social Rights (CESR) is now seeking a dynamic graduate-level research intern to assist the organization in its research projects through the summer of 2012. Applications will be received until May 10, 2012. Formed in 1993, the Center for Economic and Social Rights (CESR) is an international NGO that works for […]

HOPE Public Interest News for Week of April 16, 2012

Please read below for upcoming events on campus, opportunities in the community, and other announcements. Events on Campus:  Monday, April 16th, Pro Bono Clinic for Nonprofits, 5:30 – 8:30 pm: Miami area attorneys are coming together to provide free legal consultations to area nonprofit organizations. Students have the opportunity to shadow participating attorneys during the […]

Fall 2012 Florida Supreme Court Internship Program for Distinguished Florida Law Students

This is a reminder that applications are now being accepted for the Fall 2012 Florida Supreme Court Internship Program for Distinguished Florida Law Students. Interns function as law clerks reviewing and making recommendations on petitions for discretionary review, attorney discipline matters and pending cases. Interns have the opportunity to attend oral arguments, discuss cases with […]

HOPE Public Interest News for Week of April 9, 2012

Please read below for upcoming events on campus, opportunities in the community, and other announcements. Events on Campus: Tuesday, April 10th, Queer Minds and Queer Bodies: How Law and Medicine Affect the Transgender and Intersex Communities, 7 pm, LC140: SpectrUM, as a part of Pride Awareness Week, will be hosting a forum featuring Mary Anne […]