Career Services Blog

McKinsey & Company Receptions in Chicago, New York and DC; Free Webinars

McKinsey & Company, a global management consulting firm, has been hiring advanced professional degree candidates for more than 20 years. If you are a rising 2L or 3L and would like to learn more about a career alternative that will stimulate and challenge you, along with the opportunity to work with highly motivated colleagues in […]

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The Boston Consulting Group JD Receptions in Dallas, Chicago, New York and D.C.

Whether you are a current student or recently graduated, if you are interested in learning more about The Boston Consulting Group, please join them at various receptions throughout the summer to meet BCGers who have leveraged their JD degrees as management consultants. These receptions have a business casual dress code. Washington, DC | Urbana Restaurant […]

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8 Questions That Will Help You Land A Job

Mary Crane (www.marycrane.com), who conducts our 1L Etiquette Dinners, recently posted this in her May 2015 enewsletter. Too many summer associates and interns make the mistake of believing that they only need to produce quality work to land a job offer. Make note: In today’s competitive work environment, turning in a first-rate assignment earns little […]

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Upcoming 2L Government Honors Deadlines

The following government programs have 2L deadlines coming up in the next few weeks.  Details of these programs are provided in the 2014-15 Government Honors & Internship Handbook. Fall 2015 Health & Human Services – Departmental Appeals Board Volunteer Internship/Externship Program (Unpaid, Deadline 05/29/15) Health & Human Services – Centers for Disease Control & Prevention […]

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ABA Law Student Reporters Program – Apply by Friday, June 5, 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 #IPCentral at the American Bar Association’s Annual Meeting […]

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Segal AmeriCorps Education Award – Apply by June 1, 2015

Texas Law students are eligible for a $1,212 Segal Education Award for dedicating 300 hours of service to a qualifying legal project with a nonprofit or government office. The award is through Equal Justice Works’ AmeriCorps JD program. You can use those funds to reduce the amount you have to borrow for law school or […]

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Southeastern Intellectual Property Job Fair (July 28) – Register by May 20, 2015

The Southeastern Intellectual Property Job Fair connects rising 2Ls and 3Ls with employers offering 2016 summer positions. The Fair encompasses all areas of intellectual property from litigation, transactional work, prosecution, and spans across all industries and types of organizations. See the student instructions and list of participating employers. Online student registration is due May 20, […]

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Scott Ozmun Fellowship – Applications due by May 11, 2015

The Scott Ozmun Fellowship provides financial support to a student who works with local law firms on pro bono cases through Volunteer Legal Services of Central Texas. The fellowship recipient works under the supervision of a VLS attorney for a minimum of 300 hours during the academic year, assisting lawyers at local law firms who have […]

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Virtual Student Foreign Service for 2015-16 Academic Year

Many students would love to have the chance to do internships with the U.S. Department of State but do not have the financial or time resources needed for them to be able to travel to an internship duty site in Washington, D.C. or at one of the diplomatic posts overseas. An excellent option for interested […]

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