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Fall 2013 Panel & Workshop Recordings/Handouts

Miss a CSO panel or workshop this semester?  Here are some of the programs that UT Law students may review below: 1L Orientation & Career Planning Workshop (October 11, 2013) | Handouts (PDF) 1L Resume Workshop (October 17, 2013) | Powerpoint (PDF) Career Exploration: Being a Public Defender (October 7, 2013) Career Exploration: Careers in […]

UT Law Professional Development Institute – Registration Opens on November 20, 2013

The UT Law Professional Development Institute (PDI), which will be held in early Spring 2014, will be taught by industry experts and practicing attorneys, covering facets of new attorney professionalism most sought after by legal employers. Whether you’re a 1L preparing for your first summer clerkship or the fall recruiting season, a 2L working to […]

Nonpracticing Opportunity: UT Liberal Arts Career & Internship Fair on Wednesday, October 9, 2013

UT Law students interested in nonpracticing opportunities are invited to attend. UT Liberal Arts Fall 2013 Career & Internship Fair Wednesday, October 9, from 11:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m. in the Texas Union Ballroom Take advantage of this opportunity to launch your career or find an internship beyond the law at the UT Liberal Arts Career & […]

Presidential Management Fellows: Online Coffee Chat on September 25 and October 2, 2013

The Presidential Management Fellows (PMF) Program Office invites interested applicants with any unique questions regarding the program and application process to join a Coffee Chat on Wednesday, September 25, or Wednesday, October 2, 2013 any time between 1:00-3:00 p.m. The Coffee Chat will be conducted online through Adobe Connect and will have dedicated PMF Program […]

U.S. Intelligence Community Opportunities for Students Online

The U.S. Intelligence Community (IC) invites you to attend the free online event, IC Student Programs Virtual Fair, on Tuesday, September 24, 2013, from 1:00-7:00 p.m. (Central). Don’t miss this opportunity to learn about IC student programs. From the comfort of your computer or mobile device, you can: Visit IC agencies’ virtual booths to learn […]

Introduction to Public Service Law – Video & PowerPoint now available online

If you missed yesterday’s program “Introduction on Public Service Law” (September 5, 2013), you may now view the panel presentation and download a copy of the PowerPoint handout (Law School UT-EID required). Panelists featured are Stephanie Kolmar, ’10, staff attorney with American Gateways, James Murphy, Assistant Public Interest Counsel with the Texas Commission on Environmental […]

Travel Sponsorships Available to Attend the Equal Justice Works Conference Oct. 25-26, 2013

Equal Justice Works Conference & Career Fair October 25-26, 2013 in Arlington, VA The Equal Justice Works Conference & Career Fair is one of the largest public service job fairs in the country and will take place October 25-26, 2013 at the Crystal Gateway Marriott in Arlington, VA. The Career Fair features both prescheduled interviews […]

Government Honors & Internship Handbook: New 2013 Edition Online

The 2013-14 Government Honors & Internship Handbook is published by the University of Arizona. Please note that legal work at many of the agencies may differ from what you would assume based on the agencies’ names; therefore, it is worth reading the program descriptions carefully. Students interested in applying for Federal Government Honor Programs and […]

2Ls/3Ls: Federal Government Honor Programs and Summer Law Internship Programs

Federal Government Honor Programs and Summer Law Internship Programs Students interested in applying for Federal Government Honor Programs and Summer Law Internship Programs should review the following tables (PDF), which provide information about 2L and 3L programs that have both rolling deadlines and firm deadlines through early September 2013. Please note that there are several […]

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