Jan 17 Wed
2018

1L Resume and Cover Letter Review Session

06:00PM - 07:00PM Yuma Building - Y112

If you want to find a job in gender and law or family law, you’ll want to attend the Externship Fair on January 24.  Before you do that, though, you need to spiff up your resume.  We’re here to help! 

Sign up by MONDAY Jan 8 at 5PM and we’ll match you with an alum working in your desired field.  He or she will review your resume and meet with you for half an hour to discuss it and your career on January 17th between 6:00-7:00pm in Y112.

Pre-registration is required for this event.

  • Workshop
  • Open To Students
Jan 18 Thu
2018

An Ethics Agenda for 2018 - Featuring Walt Shaub (WCL '96)

12:00PM - 01:30PM Warren Building - NT01

Walt Shaub is the former Director of the Office of Government
Ethics. Mr. Shaub currently serves as the Senior Director, Ethics for
The Campaign Legal Center. Following his remarks, Mr. Shaub will
take questions from attendees.

  • Lecture
  • Open To The Public, Alumni, Students AND Faculty/Staff
  • CLE
Jan 18 Thu
2018

Introduction to Trade Policy Book Launch

12:00PM - 01:30PM - Atrium

Featuring the authors and comments by Professor Padideh Ala’i, H.E. Sergio Amaral, Ambassador of Brazil; Uri Dadush, University of Maryland; Michael Gadbaw, Georgetown Law and Gary Hufbauer, Peterson Institute.

  • Lecture
  • Open To The Public, Alumni, Students AND Faculty/Staff
  • CLE
Jan 18 Thu
2018

Family Court Self-Help Center Pro Bono Training

05:00PM - 08:00PM

The Family Court Self-Help Center is a free walk-in service provided by D.C. Superior Court that provides unrepresented individuals with general legal information in a variety of family law matters such as divorce, custody, visitation, and child support. Under the supervision of attorneys, student volunteers will staff the Self-Help Center for two-hour shifts. Volunteers must attend this three-hour training session and familiarize themselves with the training manual before starting the project.  Questions? Email the WCL Office of Public Interest at publicinterest@wcl.american.edu.

  • Training
  • Open To Students AND Faculty/Staff
Jan 19 Fri
2018

Preparing for the 2018 Externship Fair

11:30AM - 01:00PM Warren Building - NT01

RSVP via CareerLink: http://bit.ly/2D3rzFa

Location: Warren NT01
Time: 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM

If you are planning to attend the WCL Externship Fair, you don't want to miss this info session!  Learn how to make the most of “Table Talk” and the “how-to's” of interviews.   Pizza lunch will be ordered for all of those who register via CareerLink.  

The Fair will be held the following week on Wed. Jan. 24th 3:30 PM - 6:15 PM. 

  • Information Session
  • Open To Students AND Faculty/Staff