Career Services Blog

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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New Website Features Judicial Internship Postings in Texas

Still looking for a judicial internship for the upcoming summer?  Check out the new Interns Across Texas website, which is a database of available judicial internships in Texas created and maintained by the Texas Young Lawyers Association. Although unpaid, any judicial internship is a valuable experience—you can improve your research and writing skills, observe court […]

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CSO Panels & Workshops Available Online

Did you miss a program this past year? You may now review many of the panels and workshops presented by the Career Services Office this past year (UT EID required): Law Firm Career Panels Government Career Panel & Workshops Public Interest Career Panels & Workshops Judical Clerkship and Internship Workshop & Panels

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