The University of Texas at Austin   School of Law

Main menu:

About the Blog

A resource for students at The University of Texas School of Law regarding the on-campus and off-campus application and interview process, as well as news about upcoming career panels and professional development workshops.

CSO Homepage

feed icon linkedin icon twitter icon

Networking Tips

Nonpracticing Opportunities: Herb Kelleher Entrepreneurial Series for April 2014

The Campus Club and Herb Kelleher Center for Entrepreneurship invite you to the Herb Kelleher Center Speaker Series. This fantastic interview-style presentation will be moderated by the new Entrepreneur-in-Residence, Brett Hurt, and former Entrepreneur-in-Residence, Laura Kilcrease. We invite you to take advantage of the opportunity to learn the current methods of funding and the chance […]

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 […]

Summer Housing Opportunities in New York and Washington, DC

Looking for a place to stay this summer while you work in New York or Washington, DC? EHS Quality Student Living (New York) WISH (Washington Intern Student Housing in DC) If you have experience successfully working with other summer housing resources, please share in the comments below.

UT Law Student Business Cards: Order Online by February 13, 2014

The Action Committee for Career Services is providing students the opportunity to purchase 250 student business cards for $25. Ordering business cards is an easy two-step process. Submit your order online and then go to the ordering site to complete you order. You will then immediately see a proof online before finalizing your order. Orders […]

How to Use LinkedIn to Connect with UT Law Students and Alumni

The University of Texas School of Law Alumni-Student Connections is a valuable resource for UT Law students and alumni seeking information on a wide range of topics, from career paths to job search advice, to job market trends in diverse geographic locations. Alumni members can share their insights and expertise with students seeking to expand […]

How Recruiters Find Top Talent on LinkedIn

Ever wondered how to make your profile stand out on LinkedIn, or whether people who use the site actually find jobs with it? While the article “How Recruiters Find Top Talent on LinkedIn” (Vault Blogs, January 23, 2014) is a broad overview of using LinkedIn, remember that most legal recruiters will check to see if […]

New Date! Info Session on Summer Judicial Internships in Dallas now on January 8, 2014

Summer Judicial Internships at State Trial Courts Wednesday, January 8, 2014 in Dallas, TX Judge Martin Hoffman of the 68th District Court will be hosting an informational session about summer judicial internships with state district courts in Dallas County in his courtroom on Wednesday, January 8, 2014.  Although only internships with state appellate courts qualify […]

Info Session on Summer Judicial Internships at State Trial Courts in Dallas on January 2, 2014

Summer Judicial Internships at State Trial Courts Thursday, January 2, 2014 in Dallas, TX Judge Martin Hoffman of the 68th District Court will be hosting an informational session about summer judicial internships with state district courts in Dallas County in his courtroom on Thursday, January 2, 2014.  Although only internships with state appellate courts qualify […]

Make the Most of Your Winter Break

Although we certainly hope you find time to relax and enjoy yourself during the holidays, the upcoming winter break provides an opportunity for you to further your job search. Learn more about how to update and brand your online profile  as well as tips on connecting with people during the holidays, especially at holiday receptions. […]

Upcoming 1L Holiday Receptions

For a list of upcoming holiday parties and open houses for 1Ls at more than 30 law firms across the country, please see the list on UT Law Symplicity by selecting the ‘Events’ tab. Learn a few tips on how to make the most of opportunities during the winter break to grow your network and add a […]