Career Services Blog

Closing Out the Summer with Class

Although every summer hire knows that it’s important to make a good first impression, research indicates that the last impression recruits make will become their “forever impression.” This means that summer associates and interns must close with class. To that end, Mary Crane (www.marycrane.com) has compiled a list of ten things you should do to […]

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Bloomberg Law OCI Research Guide

Michael L. Calder, Client Success Manager with Bloomberg Law, has created an OCI Research Guide, which will help you prepare for your upcoming interviews. This Guide includes all of the law firms and corporations that are participating in Fall OCI. Law firms and corporations and listed alphabetically and include links to valuable information that you […]

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Social Conversations That Work

From Mary Crane (www.marycrane.com), who conducts our 1L Etiquette Dinners. Law firms and other legal employers schedule summer social events for multiple reasons. These activities provide a relaxed atmosphere in which an employer can promote its culture. They also serve as an important means via which employers discern whether prospective hires can successfully navigate a […]

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Checklist for Summer Associates

From  Mary Crane (www.marycrane.com), who conducts our 1L Etiquette Dinners. If you are about to start your first job in the legal profession, your performance during the next several weeks will be absolutely critical to your success. Thus far, your GPA has helped demonstrate that you have the ability to acquire and use legal skills. […]

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Texas Law Student Business Cards: Order Online by Tuesday, February 12, 2019

The Action Committee for Career Services is providing students the opportunity to purchase 250 student business cards for $25. Submit your order online and then go to the ordering site to complete your order. You will then immediately see a proof online before finalizing your order. Orders must be received by 11:59 p.m. on Tuesday, […]

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Bloomberg Law: Free Webinars in January 2019

Looking for your first job in law? Need help sharpening your interviewing and writing skills? Then take advantage of the following free webinars hosted by Bloomberg Law. All webinars start at 1:00 p.m. Central Time. Webinars are recorded for you to view at your convenience. Tuesday, January 15 – Research Firms Bloomberg Law has a […]

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2019 Summer Judicial Internships in Dallas at State Trial Courts – RSVP

2019 DAYL Judicial Internship Winter Break Interview Program Thursday, January 3, 2019, at 5 p.m. in Dallas, TX The Dallas Association of Young Lawyers (DAYL) invites first and second-year law students to apply for DAYL’s Summer Judicial Intern Program. Judges from Dallas-area civil, criminal, probate, family, juvenile, and appellate courts will be participating. The purpose […]

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Holiday Strategies for Students and New Professionals

From  Mary Crane (www.marycrane.com), who conducts our 1L Etiquette Dinners. The approaching holiday season provides students and new professionals with opportunities to make new contacts and deepen relationships that already exist.  To make the most of this time, use these strategies: Attend every holiday party and reception to which you are invited. Holiday get-togethers are […]

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Texas Law Student Business Cards: Order Online by Tuesday, September 18, 2018

The Action Committee for Career Services is providing students the opportunity to purchase 250 student business cards for $25. 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 must be received by 11:59 p.m. on Tuesday, […]

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