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February 2012

Paid Public Interest Summer Job for 1Ls and 2Ls – Teach Criminal Law to Rising Ninth Graders in Legal Outreach’s Summer Law Institute

Legal Outreach, Inc. prepares urban youth from underserved communities to compete at high levels by using intensive legal and educational programming as a tool for fostering vision, developing skills, enhancing confidence, and facilitating the pursuit of higher education.  This is done through law-related education programming and an intensive college preparatory program. Legal Outreach seeks exceptional […]

Legal Outreach Seeks Law-Related Education Coordinator

Organization Profile: For over 25 years, Legal Outreach has been raising the bar of academic achievement for urban youth from underserved communities in New York City. Through intensive legal and educational programs, Legal Outreach works with students from middle school through college to provide them with the vision, skills, and support they need to matriculate […]

The Iran Human Rights Documentation Center Seeks a Human Rights Lawyer

The Iran Human Rights Documentation Center (IHRDC) is an independent, non-profit and strictly non-partisan organization that promotes human rights and the rule of law by documenting and reporting on human rights abuses in Iran. IHRDC’s in-depth reports and legal analysis are published in Persian and English and disseminated world-wide. The IHRDC focuses on allegations of […]

The Fourteenth Annual Informational Career Fair is Coming on March 7th!

ATTENTION ALL LAW STUDENTS!  Career choices keeping you up at night? Get the answers you’ve been looking for at this year’s Informational Career Fair. Take this opportunity to speak with attorneys practicing in different areas of law about how they got started in their fields and what it’s like to practice law on a day-to-day […]

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 […]

HOPE Public Interest News for Week of February 27, 2012

Please read below for upcoming events on campus, opportunities in the community, and other announcements:  Events on Campus: Monday, February 27th, Public Interest Lecture Series featuring Judge Marcia Caballero, 12:30 – 1:30 pm, A110: Join us for an informal lunch and discussion with Judge Marcia Caballero of the 11th Judicial Circuit. Judge Caballero has served […]

The Harvard Legal Aid Bureau Announces Openings for Summer Counsel Positions for Summer 2012

The Harvard Legal Aid Bureau was founded in 1913 “for the purpose of rendering legal aid and assistance, gratuitously, to all persons or associations who by reason of financial embarrassment or social position, or for any other reason, appear worthy thereof.” As the nation’s oldest student-run legal services organization, the Harvard Legal Aid Bureau aspires […]

Korean Government Recruits American Teachers

Since 2007, the Busan Metropolitan Office of Education, in South Korea has been focused on cultivating global talent for education. All 560 schools which are involved in Busan Metropolitan City, from elementary schools to high schools, have hired over six hundred English speaking teachers from the United States, Canada, and the United Kingdom. Public schools […]

This Week at the CDO (Week of February 27, 2012)

Wednesday, February 29: Is it IN to be OUT – 12:30 p.m. – 1:50 p.m., Room F-409 Thursday, March 1: Informational Session on Careers in the US Department of State Foreign Service – 12:30 p.m. – 1:45 p.m., Room F-209

Physicians for Human Rights in Massachusetts Seeks Director of Development

Physicians for Human Rights (“PHR”), an international human rights advocacy organization, is seeking a creative and experienced Director of Development to design, articulate and implement a comprehensive fundraising strategy for the organization.  This position offers an exciting opportunity for the incumbent to partner with leadership and play a central role in developing PHR’s full fund-raising […]