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7th Annual Emory Public Interest Committee (EPIC) Conference

*What:* 7th Annual Emory Public Interest Committee (EPIC) Conference: “Next Door, but Worlds Apart- Conversations About Poverty in Metro Atlanta” *When:* Saturday, Oct. 2, 2010, from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. *Where:* Emory University School of Law 1301 Clifton Road, Atlanta, GA 30322 *About the Conference *Understanding and addressing poverty in our city is crucial […]

This Week at the CDO (Week of September 13, 2010)

Monday, September 13 – Thursday, September 16 Fall On Campus Interview (OCI) Program Phase II Interviews take place in the CDO and Law Library. Wednesday, September 15 University of Miami Career Expo from 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. in the BankUnited Center.  Click here for more information. Deadline to apply for the Equal Justice Works […]

The BPI Polikoff-Gautreaux Fellowship for a Public Interest Lawyer

Business and Professional People for the Public Interest (BPI), a Chicago-based not-for-profit law and policy center, seeks a recent law or public policy graduate to serve as the Polikoff-Gautreaux Fellow for one year, renewable for a second, beginning in summer or fall 2011. The Fellowship was created in 1999 to honor Alexander Polikoff, who served […]

What is PSLawNet? A Wealth of Public Interest/Public Service Job Search Resources

PSLawNet (Public Service Law Network) is an online clearinghouse for law students and lawyers to connect with public interest opportunities and information on public interest careers.  PSLawNet is a free resource for UM law students and alumni to search among thousands of public interest job opportunities and employer profiles.  In addition to its database, PSLawNet […]

National Law Students Workers’ Rights Conference

The Peggy Browning Fund extends an invitation to law students to attend the 12th annual National Law Students Workers’ Rights Conference taking place this October in Maryland: What:             12th Annual NATIONAL LAW STUDENTS WORKERS’ RIGHTS CONFERENCE When:            October 15 & 16, 2010 Where:          National Labor College, Silver Spring, MD Deadline:      August 26 if you’re asking […]

Applying for a Post-Graduate Fellowship?

Interested in a post-graduate fellowship but don’t know how to build a successful application? Join a free webinar given by Equal Justice Works on how to develop a solid fellowship application! The webinar will take place on Thursday, July 29 at 10:00 a.m. To participate, please register at https://www1.gotomeeting.com/register/997806432.

John R. Justice Student Loan Repayment Program for State and Federal Public Defenders and State Prosecutors

John R. Justice Student Loan Repayment Program (JRJ) will provide 10 million dollars in loan repayment assistance to state and federal public defenders and state prosecutors who agree to remain employed as public defenders and prosecutors for at least three years. JRJ will be administered by Governor-designated state agencies that must register and apply by […]

Everglades Fellowship for UM Graduates

U.M.’s Abess Center for Ecosystem Science and Policy is recruiting a 2010 U.M. graduate for a fellowship in Washington, D.C., for one year, beginning in August 2010.  Funded by the Everglades Foundation, the recipient will be placed in a staff position on Capitol Hill or in an Executive Branch department or agency with jurisdiction over […]

This Week at the CDO (Week of February 15, 2010)

Interested in a judicial internship this summer?  Working in public interest?  Are you interviewing during Phase I of Spring OCI or plan to participate in Phase II?  Do you want to work at a small Florida firm this summer or after graduation? If you answered yes to at least one of these questions, then the […]

This Week at the CDO (Week of February 8, 2010)

Monday, February 8, 2010 Pathways to Government & Public Interest Opportunities Series featuring Robert Raben, Founder of The Raben Group, LLC, a legislative consulting and lobbying practice.  12:30 – 2:00 p.m., Alma Jennings Student Lounge. Tuesday, February 9, 2010 Pathways to Government & Public Interest Opportunities Series featuring Zana Scarlett of the U.S. Trustee’s Office, […]