Career Services Blog

Free Webinar: Power Up Your LinkedIn Profile – Friday, Nov. 11, 2016

Whether you’re new to LinkedIn, a regular user, or you haven’t updated your LinkedIn profile in a while, this webinar is for you. This program will cover: Defining your purpose: What are you hiring LinkedIn to do for you? The biggest mistakes lawyers make in developing their LinkedIn Profiles and how to avoid them How […]

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Free for Students: First Foreign Corrupt Practices Act Mock Trial Institute – Nov. 16-17, 2016

As the U.S. Department of Justice and the Securities Exchange Commission have increased their scrutiny of transnational business activities, and are actively coordinating with the foreign counterparts, the importance of having a thorough understanding of the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA) is critical. An increasing number of these cases will be litigated through discovery and […]

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Free Webinar on Volunteer Legal Internships with the U.S. Department of Justice – RSVP by Monday, Nov. 14, 2016

The webinar will be hosted by the DOJ’s Office of Attorney Recruitment and Management and will provide an opportunity for Texas Law students to learn about summer and academic-year vacancies, the application process, and answer questions about volunteer legal internships. Interested students can attend one of the two sessions, either November 17 at 2:00 p.m. […]

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Free Webinars on How to Apply with the Federal Government

Have you been thinking about applying for employment with the Federal Government?  Would you like guidance from experts on preparing a Federal resume or tips on interviewing for Federal jobs? Join the staff of the Recruitment Policy and Outreach (RPO) division of the Office of Personnel Management (OPM), for a series of in-depth briefings on […]

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Signup for Lawcountabilty, J.D. – Networking & Professional Development Resource!

Now in its third year, Lawcountability, J.D. is an online professional development tool for Texas Law students. Founded by Ari Kaplan, who presented the program, “Networking for Career Success,” during Freshlaw Orientation, this platform (and iPhone app) will help you improve your networking skills, assist you with applying key job search strategies, and connect you […]

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Texas Law Student Business Cards: Order Online by Wednesday, Sept. 14, 2016

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 Wednesday, […]

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Upcoming Public Policy Deadlines for 2Ls & 3Ls (Aug. 26, 2016)

For more information about the positions below, please visit the 2015-16 Public Policy Handbook  online. For programs with “Rolling Deadlines,” please review applications and apply early as these positions are filled on an ongoing basis. Internships may be eligible for course credit. Visit the Experiential Learning: Internships page online to learn more. If you would like to have […]

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