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Sunday, January 19

All dayAmerican Journal of Criminal Law Spring Write-On

The American Journal of Criminal Law (AJCL) is now accepting new members. If you are interested in joining one of the country's top criminal law journals, please send a resume, transcript, and a writing sample to managing.ajcl@gmail.com by January 21st.

Writing samples should be the LRW memos written during the first semester. Applicants who got an A+ or A in Criminal Law will automatically be invited to join if a resume and transcript is su

For more information visit https://www.utexas.edu/law/calendar/2014/01/19/18305/
All dayTexas Journal of Women and the Law Spring Write-On

Monday, January 20

All dayAmerican Journal of Criminal Law Spring Write-On

The American Journal of Criminal Law (AJCL) is now accepting new members. If you are interested in joining one of the country's top criminal law journals, please send a resume, transcript, and a writing sample to managing.ajcl@gmail.com by January 21st.

Writing samples should be the LRW memos written during the first semester. Applicants who got an A+ or A in Criminal Law will automatically be invited to join if a resume and transcript is su

For more information visit https://www.utexas.edu/law/calendar/2014/01/20/18306/
All dayTexas Journal of Women and the Law Spring Write-On

Tuesday, January 21

All dayMock Interview Program
Career Services Interview Suite (TNH 3.122)

Each spring the CSO presents a Mock Interview Program where attorneys come on campus to provide mock interviews with 1L students prior to Spring OCI and Public Service Career Fair. Don't miss this opportunity to practice interviewing with attorneys from a wide range of legal employers.

For more information visit https://www.utexas.edu/law/calendar/2014/01/21/18030/
All dayAmerican Journal of Criminal Law Spring Write-On

The American Journal of Criminal Law (AJCL) is now accepting new members. If you are interested in joining one of the country's top criminal law journals, please send a resume, transcript, and a writing sample to managing.ajcl@gmail.com by January 21st.

Writing samples should be the LRW memos written during the first semester. Applicants who got an A+ or A in Criminal Law will automatically be invited to join if a resume and transcript is su

For more information visit https://www.utexas.edu/law/calendar/2014/01/21/18307/
All dayTexas Journal of Women and the Law Spring Write-On
11:30am1:00pmFaculty Colloquium - Kristelia Garcia
(This event’s full information is restricted to UT Law faculty and staff only.) For more information visit https://www.utexas.edu/law/calendar/2014/01/21/16709/
11:45am12:45pmCareer Exploration: Hot Markets and Industry Trends
TNH 2.138 (Blanton Classroom)

Mardy Sackley and Sara Gail, of Lone Star Legal Search, will kick off our Career Exploration Series with a discussion of trends in the legal market, including the outlook for various practice areas for markets in Texas and popular out-of-state cities. Come and learn which markets and practice areas are hot and which are not. Lunch will be served.

For more information visit https://www.utexas.edu/law/calendar/2014/01/21/18258/
12:00pm1:00pmMcCormick Society 1L Lunch
TNH 3.142 (Walker Classroom)

Wednesday, January 22

All dayMock Interview Program
Career Services Interview Suite (TNH 3.122)

Each spring the CSO presents a Mock Interview Program where attorneys come on campus to provide mock interviews with 1L students prior to Spring OCI and Public Service Career Fair. Don't miss this opportunity to practice interviewing with attorneys from a wide range of legal employers.

For more information visit https://www.utexas.edu/law/calendar/2014/01/22/18031/
All dayTexas Journal of Women and the Law Spring Write-On
11:30am1:00pmWhy Big Law is a Great Place to Start Your Career
JON 5.257

Why Big Law Is a Great Place to Start Your Career

The discussion will focus on the variety of career paths of successful women who began their careers at a big law firm. Big law isn’t the end-game for all graduating law students, but the panelists will provide unique perspectives of women who started at a large law firm and benefitted from great experiences and opportunities.

Panelists:

Jen Cafferty, V&E Director of Alumni Relations (M

For more information visit https://www.utexas.edu/law/calendar/2014/01/22/18356/
1:00pm2:00pmCadena Society 1L Lunch
TNH 3.124 (Neathery Classroom)
3:45pm5:45pmProfs. Sager and Ferreres's Globalization Seminar #30090
JON 5.257
6:00pm7:00pmIntellectual Property Law Society Meeting
TNH 3.124 (Neathery Classroom)

Please come and hear three attorneys from McKool Smith speak and answer questions on patent litigation. Kat Li, James Quigley and Kevin Hess will be present. The topic will be "Behind the Scenes at a Patent Trial".

Maudie's Tex-Mex will be served.

For more information visit https://www.utexas.edu/law/calendar/2014/01/22/18380/

Thursday, January 23

All dayTexas Journal of Women and the Law Spring Write-On
11:45am1:00pmUT Law Professional Development Institute
TNH 2.114 (Francis Auditorium)

The UT Law Professional Development Institute: Prepared For Practice will be taught by industry experts and practicing attorneys, covering facets of new attorney professionalism most sought after by legal employers. It is promoted widely to employers, many of whom contributed to the content of this program. This program is open to all UT Law J.D. students. Lunch will be served.

For more information visit https://www.utexas.edu/law/calendar/2014/01/23/17904/
1:00pm2:00pmSummer Public Interest Job Search Part I - Best Practices in Drafting Cover Letters and Resumes
TNH 3.126 (Ratliff Classroom)

Co-sponsored by NALP and Equal Justice Works, this webinar provide law students with insight on the key elements of the summer public interest job application process. Attorneys with years of application review experience highlight what you should and shouldn't do; explain how and why public interest application materials may substantively differ from law firm materials; and explore the dynamics of personal interactions in interviews and netwo

For more information visit https://www.utexas.edu/law/calendar/2014/01/23/18352/
CANCELEDProfs. Sager and Ferreres's Globalization Seminar #30090
JON 5.257

Profs. Sager and Ferreres's Globalization Seminar

For more information visit https://www.utexas.edu/law/calendar/2014/01/23/18381/

Friday, January 24

All day2L and 3L Grades Due
All dayTexas Journal of Women and the Law Spring Write-On
8:00am5:00pmSteps Toward Evidence-Based IP
CCJ 2.306 (Eidman Courtroom)
1:00pm2:00pmSummer Public Interest Job Search Part II - Best Practices in Interviewing and In-person Networking
TNH 3.124 (Neathery Classroom)

Co-sponsored by NALP and Equal Justice Works, this webinar provide law students with insight on the key elements of the summer public interest job application process. Attorneys with years of application review experience highlight what you should and shouldn't do; explain how and why public interest application materials may substantively differ from law firm materials; and explore the dynamics of personal interactions in interviews and networki

For more information visit https://www.utexas.edu/law/calendar/2014/01/24/18353/

Saturday, January 25

All dayTexas Journal of Women and the Law Spring Write-On

Sunday, January 26

All dayTexas Journal of Women and the Law Spring Write-On

Monday, January 27

All dayProf. Sager's Supreme Court Seminar #30195
JON 5.257
All dayTexas Journal of Women and the Law Spring Write-On

Tuesday, January 28

All dayTexas Journal of Women and the Law Spring Write-On
11:30am1:00pmFaculty Colloquium - Melissa Jacoby
(This event’s full information is restricted to UT Law faculty and staff only.) For more information visit https://www.utexas.edu/law/calendar/2014/01/28/18206/
11:30am12:30pmTransfer Student Lunch
TNH 3.127 (Roberts Classroom)
CANCELEDCareer Exploration: Asian Legal Market
TNH 3.124 (Neathery Classroom)

Robert Kinney of Kinney Recruiting will discuss opportunities for U.S.-trained attorneys in Asia. Lunch will be served.

Part of the Career Exploration Series, which offers students an opportunity to learn more about different areas of the law and network with leading practitioners in these areas.

For more information visit https://www.utexas.edu/law/calendar/2014/01/28/18273/
3:30pm5:45pmThe Law, Business and Economics Workshop
TNH 2.140 (Wright Classroom)

Wednesday, January 29

All dayTexas Journal of Women and the Law Spring Write-On
10:00am2:00pmPublic Notary Clinic
TNH 2.103 - Tom Clark Lounge
3:30pm5:30pm"Human Rights and the Politics of Migration: A Latin American Perspective"
TNH 2.111 (Sheffield-Massey Room)
4:00pm5:00pmYouth Court New Member Training
CCJ 1.312 (Goodwin Conference Room)

Thursday, January 30

All dayPublic Service Career Fair (Day I)
Career Services Interview Suite (TNH 3.122)

Hosted annually by the UT Law Career Services Office, Public Service Career Fair (PSCF) is the largest public service job fair for law students in Texas. During both days of PSCF, which will be held January 30-31, 2014, public interest and government employers will conduct on-campus interviews for paid and unpaid summer and permanent positions in the Career Services Interview Suit

For more information visit https://www.utexas.edu/law/calendar/2014/01/30/17822/
All dayTexas Journal of Women and the Law Spring Write-On
10:00am11:30amMexican Electoral Tribunal Workshop sponsored by the Kay Bailey Hutchison Center for Latin American Law
CCJ 2.306 (Eidman Courtroom)
10:00am2:00pmPublic Notary Clinic
TNH 2.103 - Tom Clark Lounge
10:00am2:00pmPublic Notary Clinic
TNH 2.103 - Tom Clark Lounge
10:30am1:30pmPublic Service Career Fair Table Talk
TNH 2.100 (Susman Godfrey Atrium)

During the first day of Public Service Career Fair (PSCF), representatives from public interest organizations, as well as federal, state and local government agencies will host informational tables, which provide an excellent opportunity for students to network and find out about current volunteer opportunities, summer internships and postgraduate positions. All UT Law students ar

For more information visit https://www.utexas.edu/law/calendar/2014/01/30/17823/
11:30am1:00pmFaculty Colloquium - Stephen Urice (U Miami)
(This event’s full information is restricted to UT Law faculty and staff only.) For more information visit https://www.utexas.edu/law/calendar/2014/01/30/16704/
11:45am1:00pmUT Law Professional Development Institute
TNH 2.114 (Francis Auditorium)

The UT Law Professional Development Institute: Prepared For Practice will be taught by industry experts and practicing attorneys, covering facets of new attorney professionalism most sought after by legal employers. It is promoted widely to employers, many of whom contributed to the content of this program. This program is open to all UT Law J.D. students. Lunch will be served.

For more information visit https://www.utexas.edu/law/calendar/2014/01/30/17905/
12:30pm1:30pmDr. Merrill Matthews: The Obamacare Rollout
TNH 3.142 (Walker Classroom)

Dr. Merrill Matthews returns to UT to discuss the problems with the Obamacare rollout process. Dr. Matthews spoke last semester on the projected issues with the new health care law, and he will now speak about how the Obamacare rollout has faced numerous challenges since starting this fall. Matthews is a health care scholar for the Institute for Policy Innovation in Dallas and a regular contributor to Forbes.com

Texas Federalist Society Dr. M

For more information visit https://www.utexas.edu/law/calendar/2014/01/30/18456/
5:00pm7:00pmHeather Gerken "The Loyal Opposition"
CCJ 2.306 (Eidman Courtroom)
CANCELEDOutlaw Clinic Training
TNH 2.140 (Wright Classroom)
6:00pm10:00pmYouth Court Pub Trivia Night
Maggie Mae's
6:00pmScholarship and Fellowship Reception

Friday, January 31

All dayPublic Service Career Fair (Day II)
Career Services Interview Suite (TNH 3.122)

Hosted annually by the UT Law Career Services Office, Public Service Career Fair (PSCF) is the largest public service job fair for law students in Texas. During both days of PSCF, which will be held January 30-31, 2014, public interest and government employers will conduct on-campus interviews for paid and unpaid summer and permanent positions in the Career Services Interview Suit

For more information visit https://www.utexas.edu/law/calendar/2014/01/31/17824/
All dayTexas Journal of Women and the Law Spring Write-On
9:00am5:15pmIs Democracy Desirable?
CCJ 2.306 (Eidman Courtroom)
11:30am1:00pmJudicial Clerkships: Personal Statement Workshop
TNH 3.126 (Ratliff Classroom)

Students applying for judicial clerkships are invited to this hands-on workshop to learn how to write a strong personal statement. Jason Crandall of the Law School Writing Center will discuss how to draft a strong personal statement, and then you'll actually start drafting your own statement. Lunch will be served.

For more information visit https://www.utexas.edu/law/calendar/2014/01/31/18520/
12:00pm1:15pmHeather Jarvis: Public Service Loan Forgiveness in Five Easy Steps
TNH 2.114 (Francis Auditorium)

On Friday, January 31, Heather Jarvis (askheatherjarvis.com) will be speaking about "Public Service Loan Forgiveness in Five Easy Steps" during lunch from noon-1:15 p.m. as part of the Public Service Career Fair.

For more information visit https://www.utexas.edu/law/calendar/2014/01/31/17812/
6:00pm7:30pmPILA Student Org Happy Hour

Saturday, February 1

9:00am1:30pmUT Law Professional Development Institute
CCJ 2.306 (Eidman Courtroom)

The UT Law Professional Development Institute: Prepared For Practice will be taught by industry experts and practicing attorneys, covering facets of new attorney professionalism most sought after by legal employers. It is promoted widely to employers, many of whom contributed to the content of this program. This program is open to all UT Law J.D. students. Lunch will be served.

For more information visit https://www.utexas.edu/law/calendar/2014/02/01/17910/

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