Blogs entries posted in September, 2009.

PMF Application Window Opens Thursday, October 1

Posted by OPI at 3:02 PM in Jobs

The Presidential Management Fellows (PMF) Program, sponsored by the U.S. Office of Personnel Management, is a prestigious, paid government fellowship for recent graduate students who are interested in government service. The PMF Program is a great way to get your foot in the door with the federal government. In order to apply, you must be nominated by WCL. (continued)

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$1,500 Public Interest Fellowships for Spring 2010

Posted by OPI at 11:48 AM in Financing Your Career

Equal Justice America is offering fellowships of up to $1,500 for Spring 2010. Students must secure a part-time (at least 120 hours) placement for Spring 2010 working for a legal services organization. Students may also apply for a fellowship if they are unable to work a full 120 hours. The grant would be reduced on a pro-rated basis.  Applicants must send a cover letter describing their commitment and interest in providing legal services to the poor; a resume; and an employment confirmation letter from the hiring organization.  All items must be sent together.  Applications will be considered on a rolling basis.  Mail, e-mail or fax applications to Equal Justice America.  Click here for a list of previous WCL fellowship recipients and placements.

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Public Interest Speed Networking Event - Tuesday, Sept. 15

Posted by OPI at 12:05 PM in OPI News

The Office of Career and Professional Development invites all 2Ls and 3Ls to join us for the Third Annual WCL Public Interest Speed Networking Event Tuesday, September 15th from 5:30 - 7:30 p.m. in the sixth floor dining area. Registration is now open on CareerLink. Space is limited, so register early. (continued)

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