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International Labour Organization Seeking U.S. Applicants – Apply Today

The International Labour Organization (ILO) values diversity among its staff. They welcome applicants from qualified women and men, including those with disabilities. Applications from qualified candidates from non- or under-represented member States, or from those member States that staffing forecasts indicate will become non- or under-represented in the near future, would be particularly welcome. TheU.S. […]

RSVP to Law Student Reception with Texas Minority Counsel on September 4, 2014

Texas Law students are invited to attend a reception during the State Bar of Texas 22nd Annual Texas Minority Counsel Program. Law Student Reception with Texas Minority Counsel Thursday, September 4, from 4:00-5:00 p.m. at The Westin Austin 4:00-5:00 p.m. at The Westin Austin at The Domain 11301 Domain Drive in Austin, TX RSVP is […]

10 Things To Do Before the Summer Ends

Mary Crane (www.marycrane.com) who conducts our 1L Etiquette Dinners, recently posted these useful tips. From her July 2014 enewsletter: Over the next few weeks your time as a summer associate or intern will rapidly come to a close. Before you leave your summer employer, make sure you do the following 10 things to ensure you […]

Rising 2Ls & 3Ls: Ms. JD 2014 Summer Public Service Scholarships Available – Apply by May 23, 2014

Ms. JD has announced that five winners will receive a $500 scholarship to support their continued commitment to public service work this summer. Winners will post on the blog each month this summer to start a discussion about the unique role of women public interest attorneys in the profession. Applications are due no later than […]

1Ls & 2Ls: Need Funding/More Funding for Your Summer Fellowships? Equal Justice America May Help

We have received word that Equal Justice America (EJA) has additional summer fellowship funding for UT Law students. EJA fellowships fund the work of law students interning with domestic non-profits that provide civil legal services to the poor. While students without existing funding will be prioritized, students that have received funding through other sources are […]

2014 AmeriCorps Legal Fellowships – Application Deadline Extended to Friday, May 2, 2014

We just received word that Equal Justice Works extended the deadline and loosened the criteria for its AmeriCorps JD (formerly Summer Corps) education voucher program. Previously, these funds were available only to students who committed to serve Veterans or victims of disaster for at least 20 percent of their summer service. Now, all students serving […]

Available Online: Recordings of CSO Panels & Workshops

Did you miss a program this past year? You may now review many of the panels and workshops presented by the Career Services Office this past year (UT EID required): Government Career Panel & Workshops International Law Career Panels Judical Clerkship and Internship Workshop & Panels Law Firm Career Panels Nonpracticing / Alternative Career Panels […]

Free CLE for UT Law Students: A Survey of Texas Legal Updates on Friday, April 25, 2014

A Survey of Texas Legal Updates (CLE) Friday, April 25, all day at the Texas Law Center in downtown Austin The Hispanic Issues Section of the State Bar of Texas is presenting a full-day CLE event, “A Survey of Texas Legal Updates,” in Austin on Friday, April 25, at the Texas Law Center, 1414 Colorado […]

Careers in Government Panel on Tuesday, March 25, at Jester Center

Careers in Government Panel Tuesday, March 25, from 5:30-7:30 p.m. at the Vick Center, Jester A115 Learn about careers in government from professionals that work in a wide variety of governmental agencies including the Texas Education Agency, Texas Lobbying Association, the Texas Department of Health Services, and the Texas House of Representatives. Panelists Tom Best, […]

Patton Boggs Foundation Public Policy Fellowship – Apply by Thursday, March 20

The Patton Boggs Foundation is pleased to contribute a fellowship worth $5,000 to support a UT Law student who has completed either his/her first or second year of law school and will be working on public policy and related matters for a government agency, international organization or nonprofit public interest organization. A preference will be given […]