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The Launch Pad Presents its Women in Entrepreneurship Day

The Launch Pad at Toppel presents its Women in Entrepreneurship Day, sponsored by Ernst & Young and co-sponsored by The Miami Herald. Participating organizations include Women Executive Leadership (WEL), The Common Wealth Institute of South Florida, IT Women, Women’s Chamber of Commerce. Wednesday, November 18, 2009 Jungle Island Parrot Jungle Trail Miami, FL 33132 Please […]

Attend the 6th Minority Mentoring Picnic

The sixth minority mentoring picnic for all minority law school students from all law schools in Florida will take place on November 14, 2009, from 12:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. at the Corporate Pavillion at Amelia Earhart Park, located at 401 East 65th Street in Hialeah. To RSVP, please visit www.kttlaw.com/picnic.

Cobb Lecture Series- “Some Thoughts on Leadership” Featuring Leonard Abess, Chair of the UM Board of Trustees Executive Committee and CEO of City National Bank

The School of Business Administration presents its Cobb Leadership Lecture Series November 18th, featuring Leonard Abess, chair of the University of Miami Board of Trustees Executive Committee and CEO of City National Bank. Mr. Abess was selected by Time magazine as “One of the top 100 leaders in the world.” The title of his lecture […]

The Business Law Diversity Clerkship Program

The Business Law Diversity Clerkship Program encourages students to pursue business court clerkship opportunities and to consider careers in the practice of business law. In considering a student’s diversity, the Section will give special consideration to individuals who have overcome social or economic disadvantages such as physical disability, financial constraints, or cultural impediments to becoming […]

2010 Mendes Hershman Student Writing Contest

The ABA Section of Business Law is sponsoring its 24th Annual Mendes Hershman Student Writing Contest to encourage and reward law student writings on a business law subject of general and current interest. Awards: – First Place: $2,500  – Second Place: $1,000  – Third Place: $500  All winners will be invited and subsidized to attend […]

Ari Kaplan, Bestselling Author of The Opportunity Maker: Strategies for Inspiring Your Legal Career Through Creative Networking and Business Development is Offering a Free Webinar

Ari Kaplan, bestselling author of The Opportunity Maker:  Strategies for Inspiring Your Legal Career Through Creative Networking and Business Development (Thomson-West, 2008), is offering another free webinar in his 30-Minute Thursdays career and business development series. He is presenting 5 Ways to Use the Holiday Season to Raise Your Profile on Thursday November 12th, from […]

This Week at the CDO (Week of November 9, 2009)

Monday, November 9 – Friday, November 13 Coming Up This Week:   November 10, 2009: 1L Out of Town Job Search Workshop.12:30 p.m., Room 352. November 12, 2009: 1L Judicial Clerkship and Internship Information Session. 12:30 p.m., Room 352. November 13, 2009: 1L Resume and Cover Letter Workshop. 12:30 p.m., Room 352.

International Radio & Television Society Foundation – 2010 Summer Fellowship Program

Date: June 6 – August 7, 2010 Where: New York, New York The IRTS Summer Fellowship Program teaches up-and-coming communicators the realities of the media industry and business world through a nine-week, expense-paid fellowship, which includes practical experience and career-planning advice. Fellows gain full-time, “real world” experience at New York-based media companies. In addition, the […]

The Sarasota County Bar Association Diversity Scholarship Fund

The Sarasota County Bar Association Diversity Scholarship Fund is intended to provide an opportunity for first through third year law students of under-represented minority backgrounds (e.g. race, color, religion, national origin, ethnicity, age, gender, sexual orientation, physical disability, or socioeconomic background), who have an interest in practicing law in Sarasota County upon graduation, to obtain […]

Government Honors Handbook – Recent Changes and Upcoming Deadlines

Details of these programs are provided in the 2009-10 Government Honors & Internship Handbook, located at http://www.law.arizona.edu/career/honorshandbook.cfm.  Recent Government Honors Handbook Changes: Export-Import Bank of the U.S., OGC – Summer Intern Program – Attorney contacts changed for program City of Houston Legal Dept. – Student Internships – Program is now paid and deadline moved back 1 […]