Are you interested in a possible career in lobbying or on the Hill? If so, we encourage you to apply today for the Office of Career Services’ second annual Spring Break in Public Affairs program! This program is an opportunity for Georgetown Law JD students interested in lobbying and legislative careers to meet and connect with experienced practitioners working in government relations and on Capitol Hill over Spring Break, in small group settings. The deadline to apply is TODAY at 5pm. Please click on the headline above for additional information.
Posted by Morgan Hoey at 9:00 AM - Categories: All class years
Oct 22 2014
2L/3Es Only: OCI Opportunity for Spring/Summer 2015 Internships with the Public Defender Service for the District of Columbia
The Public Defender Service for the District of Columbia (PDS) will be conducting on-campus interviews with 2L/3Es for spring and/or summer 2015 internship positions on Tuesday, November 4, 2014. Click above for more information.
For all students attending the EJW Career Fair:
OPICS will reimburse the $25 registration fee to those students who attend the Fair on October 24 and/or 25. Be sure to pick up your nametag when you arrive at the Marriott registration desk and bring it to OPICS (McDonough 212) beginning Monday, October 27 to receive your reimbursement
Oct 22 2014
2015 Ella Baker Summer Internship Program Announcement - 2L Submission Deadline Friday (10/24)!
The Center for Constitutional Rights (CCR), a non-profit legal and educational organization, created the Ella Baker Summer Internship Program in 1987 to honor the legacy of Ella Baker, a hero of the civil rights movement, and to train the next generation of social justice lawyers. The Ella Baker Summer Internship Program uses a combination of theory and practice to train talented and committed law students on how to work alongside social movements, community organizations, and impacted individuals. The application period for the 2015 Ella Baker Summer Internship Program will close for second-year law students on Friday, October 24. For more information, click above.
MedStar Health will sponsor a fellowship for a 2015 Georgetown University Law Center graduate with a demonstrated interest in healthcare law and nonprofit organizations. Full details and application instructions are in Symplicity, ID# 34250. The posting will close on Oct. 23, interviews will take place on campus the following week.
Posted by Morgan Hoey at 2:53 PM - Categories: 3L/4E
Oct 21 2014
1Ls: Attend Students Helping Students Summer/Academic Year Career Fair – 10/29, 3:30pm – 4:30pm
Stop by the McDonough second floor atrium on Wednesday, 10/29 from 3:30pm – 4:30pm for Students Helping Students, a networking opportunity for 1Ls to speak with 50+ second and third year students about their past summer and academic year internships/externships and paid positions. Click above for more information.
Oct 17 2014
Careers Program Round-Up 10/20-10/24
October 20, 12:40-1:40 pm, McDonough 492
October 22, 5-6:30 pm, OCS - McDonough 328
October 23, 2014, 5:30-6:30 pm, OPICS - McDonough 212
Oct 16 2014
Upcoming Program- PLI Patent Bar Presentation
If you have a science background and are interested in becoming a Patent Agent or Patent Attorney you can learn more about the Patent Office Exam at an upcoming information session. John White, the Director of the Practising Law Institute's Patent Office Exam Course will give a presentation on the exam on October 21 from 5:45-6:45. Click above for full details.
Posted by Morgan Hoey at 2:24 PM - Categories: All class years
This is a reminder that the deadline to apply for the Gideon’s Promise Fellowship is next Monday, October 20, 2014. Recipients of the Gideon’s Promise Fellowship are placed with host public defender offices for a one-year period, converting to permanent positions with their host offices within or at the conclusion of their fellowship term. Georgetown Law will sponsor one 2015 JD graduate to become a Gideon’s Promise Fellow. For more information about this Fellowship program click above.
Just a reminder that applications for 2L/3E and 3L/4E students interested in participating in Georgetown Law Alumni Mentoring are due tomorrow, Friday, October 17!!! For more information on the program and to download the application, visit the Georgetown Law Alumni Mentoring page of the OCS/OPICS website. Don’t miss out!