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Attend the APALSA Mentoring Event on April 4th!

Attend the APALSA Mentoring Event on Wednesday, April 4, 2012, 6:30-9:30 pm, Fowler White Burnett, Espirito Santo Plaza, 1395 Brickell Avenue 14th Floor, Miami, FL 33131. There will be two judges and several attorneys from Fowler White and other law firms. This is an intimate one-on-one mentoring event with many attorneys (speed mentoring). In addition […]

2012 Latham Watkins Diversity Scholars Program

The Latham & Watkins Diversity Scholars Program awards six law students at ABA-accredited law schools a $10,000 non-renewable scholarship for use during their second year of law school. Started in 2005, the Diversity Scholars Program is designed to increase the number of diverse attorneys who want to pursue careers in global law firms and intend […]

Patterson Belknap Establishes The Patterson Belknap Webb & Tyler LLP Diversity Fellowship

Patterson Belknap Webb & Tyler LLP is pleased to announce that the firm has launched the Patterson Belknap Webb & Tyler LLP Diversity Fellowship. Details regarding the Diversity Fellowship and eligibility requirements are as follows: The Fellowship Program: The Fellowship, which includes an award of up to $15,000, will be offered to an exceptional rising […]

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 […]

HOPE Public Interest News for Week of March 26, 2012

Please read below for upcoming events on campus, opportunities in the community, and other announcements.  Events on Campus: Monday, March 26th, Designing for Diversity: Affordable Housing for America’s Changing Demographic, 6 pm, Glasgow Lecture Hall: The Office of Civic and Community Engagement cordially invites you to the next event in their Focus on Affordable Housing […]

This Week at the CDO (Week of March 26, 2012)

Monday, March 26: 1L & 2L Brown Bag Lunch Series with Akerman – 12:30 p.m. – 1:50 p.m., Room D-201 Tuesday, March 27: Speed Networking Event – 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m., Student Lounge Wednesday, March 28: Spencer Aronfeld “Going Solo” – 12:30 p.m. – 1:50 p.m., Room A-108 Friday, March 30: Sidley Austin Diversity […]

HOPE Public Interest News for Week of March 19, 2012

Please read below for upcoming events on campus, opportunities in the community, and other announcements: Events on Campus  Tuesday, March 20th, Fulbright Program Info Session with Alumni Ambassador, 5:30 pm, UC Flamingo Ballroom A: Click here for details. Tuesday, March 20th & Wednesday, March 21st, National Task Force on Children Exposed to Violence Hearings, Robert […]

Diversity Job Fairs for 2012

Bay Area Diversity Career Fair: Job fair held in San Franciscoin early August, open to rising 2L students. Registration deadline TBA.   The Boston Lawyers Group Boston and Washington Job Fairs for Law Students of Color: The Boston Job fair will be held on Thursday, August 1, 2012, in, Boston, MA. In addition to the job […]

HOPE Public Interest News for Week of March 5, 2012

Please read below for upcoming events on campus, opportunities in the community, and other announcements. Events on Campus: Monday, March 5th, Lecture: Religion and Civic Engagement in America, 7 pm, Learning Center Room 110: The Office of Civic and Community Engagement is pleased to co-sponsor “How Religion Both Divides and Unites Americans: Religion and Civic […]

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 […]