Preparing for Your Public Service Internship
Tuesday, April 17 , 2012
3:30-5:00 p.m. in the Francis Auditorium

In the first hour, learn the tips and tools you’ll need to succeed in your summer internship whether you’re working in a government agency or public interest organization. Panelists include Bill Beardall, Executive Director of the Equal Justice Center and Director of the Transnational Workers Rights Clinic at UT Law; Mark Levy, Assistant Attorney General, Office of the Texas Attorney General-Antitrust Division; and Tina Fernandez, Director of Pro Bono Programs at UT Law.

At 4:30 p.m., speak with Tarlton Law Librarians about legal research strategies for summer assignments. They’ll discuss options for places to research, what questions to ask when you receive an assignment, and best practices for deciding where to start your research. Examples of actual summer assignments from students who worked in public interest jobs will be presented.

RSVP on UT Law Symplicity by Monday, April 16, by selecting the ‘Events’ tab.