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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 […]

Attend the Non-Profit & Government Career Fair on November 3rd!

Are you searching for an internship or full time position?  Have you considered implementing your passion and your education into a career in the Government and Non-Profit sectors? Mark your calendar for the annual Non-Profit & Government Career Fair* being held on Tuesday, November 3, 2009 from 5:00pm – 7:00pm in the UC, Lower Lounge.  Learn more […]

This Week at the CDO (Week of November 2, 2009)

Monday, November 2 – Friday, November 6 Coming Up This Week:  November 3, 2009: From Law School to Law Firm. 12:30 p.m., Room 108. November 4, 2009: Finding Your Dream Job in the South Florida Marketplace with Jeff Cazeau and Josh Spector. 12:30 p.m., Room 352. November 5, 2009: 1L Resume and Cover Letter Workshop. 12:30 p.m., Room […]