Career Services Blog

Free Mobile App for DOJ Law Jobs

The U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) has created a mobile app to assist applicants with their DOJ job search. Get the latest information about legal careers at Justice with the mobile app, DOJ Law Jobs. Users can quickly and easily create personalized job searches based on practice area, geographic preference, and hiring organization.  DOJ Law […]

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Upcoming Government Honors & Internship Deadlines for 2Ls & 3Ls (Aug. 21, 2015)

  The 2015-16 Government Honors and Internship Handbook and Public Policy Handbook (the “Handbooks”) are now available online. If you are interested in applying for a government or public policy position, we encouraged you to have your application materials reviewed by Denyse Demel, Government Career Counselor, at ddemel@law.utexas.edu. Internships may be eligible for course credit. […]

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Upcoming Government Honors & Internship Deadlines for 2Ls & 3Ls (Aug. 17, 2015)

The 2015-16 Government Honors and Internship Handbook and Public Policy Handbook (the “Handbooks”) are now available online. If you are interested in applying for a government or public policy position, we encouraged you to have your application materials reviewed by Denyse Demel, Government Career Counselor, at ddemel@law.utexas.edu. Internships may be eligible for course credit. Visit […]

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2015 Peer-to-Peer Employer Insights

In addition to your employer research, get insider perspectives from 3Ls (Class of 2016) who have generously volunteered their time to answer your questions. More than 150 employers from the following sectors are listed: Law Firms | Judicial | Government | Public Interest | Business | Academic If you are a 3L and would like […]

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ABA Section of IP Law Seeking Law Student Reporters – Apply by Aug. 14, 2015

The ABA Section of Intellectual Property Law subcommittee in the Law Student Action Group and would like to invite Texas Law students to apply to their Law Student Reporters Program. Participants selected for the Program are given complimentary registration to the ABA Section of Intellectual Property Law’s Trademark Day at the USPTO in Alexandria, VA […]

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Upcoming Government Honors & Internship Deadlines for 2Ls & 3Ls (Aug. 11, 2015)

The 2015-16 Government Honors and Internship Handbook and Public Policy Handbook (the “Handbooks”) are now available online. If you are interested in applying for a government or public policy position, we encouraged you to have your application materials reviewed by Denyse Demel, Government Career Counselor, at ddemel@law.utexas.edu. Internships may be eligible for course credit. Visit […]

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Upcoming Government Honors & Internship Deadlines for 2Ls & 3Ls

The 2015-16 Government Honors and Internship Handbook and Public Policy Handbook (the “Handbooks”) are now available online. If you are interested in applying for a government or public policy position, we encouraged you to have your application materials reviewed by Denyse Demel, Government Career Counselor, at ddemel@law.utexas.edu. Internships may be eligible for course credit. Visit […]

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Why Your Handshake Matters (and How to Get it Right)

(From The Daily Muse) A Fortune 500 CEO once said that when he had to choose between two candidates with similar qualifications, he gave the position to the candidate with the better handshake. Extreme? Perhaps, but he’s actually not alone in his judgment. Experts say that handshakes are “more important than agreeableness, conscientiousness, or emotional […]

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Mock Interview Week – Signup Begins on Wed., July 29, 2015

Mock Interview Week August 3-10, 2015 in the Career Services Interview Suite Improve your interviewing skills and receive feedback prior to Fall OCI and off-campus interview programs by practicing with a CSO Career Counselor. Students will be able to directly schedule a 30-minute, in-person mock interview via Symplicity. Sign up is on a first-come, first-served […]

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Finish Strong!

Mary Crane (www.marycrane.com), who conducts our 1L Etiquette Dinners, recently posted this in her July 2015 enewsletter. In a few short weeks, most summer associates and interns will start to focus on completing work assignments and returning to school. If you’re among them, please do not make the mistake of slacking off now. To the extent […]

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