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Presidential Management Fellows Application Period is November 5-19, 2012

The Presidential Management Fellows (PMF) program Class of 2013 application period will open on Monday, November 5 and close on Monday, November 19, 2012, at 10:59 p.m. (Central).  The entire application process, including submission of all necessary documents, must be completed during this time period. Applicants have two ways to find the application – at […]

Introduction to Public Service Debt Management: Audio and PowerPoint (PDF)

Introduction to Public Service Debt Management: Audio and PowerPoint (PDF) Audio (62 min., UT-EID required) | PowerPoint Presentation (PDF) Learn strategies to manage your educational debt, including the UT Law and federal loan repayment and forgiveness programs for lawyers pursuing jobs in the government and public interest sectors. Presented by the Career Services Office and […]

Introduction to Public Service Law: Video and PowerPoint (PDF)

Introduction to Public Service Law Video (56 min., UT-EID required) | PowerPoint Presentation (PDF) Are you interested in possibly pursuing a career in public service? Learn about both short-term and long-term strategies for obtaining government and public interest jobs during the summer and/or after graduation. Panelists include Robert Kepple, Executive Director, Texas District & County […]

U.S. Department of State Foreign Service Oral Assessment Study Guide now available

For those of you who were interested in attending yesterday’s cancelled Foreign Service* Informational Session, you may want to review the U.S. Department of State Foreign Service Oral Assessment (FSOA) Study Guide, which has the same information that may have been covered in the session. This guide is designed to help familiarize you with the […]

PSLawNet is now PSJD (Public Service Job Directory)

The University of Texas School of Law is a founding member of PSLawNet, now know as PSJD, which is a valuable resource for finding job opportunities in the public service sector. This website contains an enormous database of job postings with public service employers such as legal service providers, public policy advocates, and government agencies. […]

Government Honors & Internship Handbook: New Edition Online

The 2012-13 Government Honors & Internship Handbook, published by the University of Arizona, is now available online. 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. Click on the link above for the […]

TCEQ Mickey Leland Environmental Internship Program Info Session on Wednesday, February 29 – RSVP

TCEQ Mickey Leland Environmental Internship Program Informational Session Wednesday, February 29, 2012 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. in the Eidman Courtroom Come learn about the Mickey Leland Environmental Internship Program, which provides summer internship opportunities for students pursuing environmental, engineering, science-related, public administration and legal careers. The purpose of the program is to expose students to environmental […]

National Student Loan Expert Heather Jarvis to Speak on Friday, January 27 – RSVP

On Friday, January 27, Heather Jarvis 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. Many government and nonprofit professionals stand to gain tens of thousands of dollars of student debt relief from the Public Service Loan Forgiveness program […]

Recommended Resource: PSLawNet

The University of Texas School of Law is a founding member of PSLawNet, a valuable resource for finding job opportunities in the public service sector. This website contains an enormous database of job postings with public service employers such as legal service providers, public policy advocates, and government agencies. Opportunities range from temporary internships to […]

UT Law Public Service Listserv

UT Law students, faculty, staff and alumni can subscribe to the UT Law Public Service Listserv to receive information regarding both public interest and government job opportunities, fellowships, and events. If you have government-related information that you would like posted on the Listserv, please contact Denyse Demel, Government Career Counselor, at ddemel@law.utexas.edu; public interest items […]