Jan 17 Wed

Government & Public Sector Lawyer Career Panel | ABA’s Government and Public Sector Lawyers Division

12:00PM - 01:00PM Yuma Building - YT17

RSVP via CareerLink: http://bit.ly/2Fx4jwW

Join us on January 18th at 12pm in room *YT17* for a government and public sector lawyer career panel presented by the ABA’s Government and Public Sector Lawyers Division. Panelists will discuss their job history, current duties, and offer advice to students interested in pursuing careers in the government and public sector. 

The panelists are:
Cynthia Rapp, Deputy Clerk, SCOTUS
Shannon Redd, Associate State Director, AARP
Matt Archer Beck, Securities and Exchange Commission
Benjamin Mark Moss, Trial Attorney, U.S. Department of Justice, Civil Division, Office of Immigration Litigation
Carlos Acosta, Inspector General, Prince George’s County Police Departments

Save the date for free pizza and networking!

  • Information Session
  • Open To Students AND Faculty/Staff
Jan 17 Wed

19th Annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Birthday Commemoration Program and Lunch

12:00PM - 02:00PM Yuma Building - YT01-01

The commemoration will feature remarks from Dean Camille Nelson and a special tribute to Perry Wallace.  The tribute will be followed by a collaborative reading by members of the law school community, led by Professor Angela Davis.  Lunch will be served at the beginning of the program.    

Dean Camille Nelson


Excerpts from Dr. King's "I've Been to the Mountaintop" Speech

With a special Tribute to Professor Perry Wallace


To register, please go to https://www.wcl.american.edu/secle/registration

If you have any questions, please email secle@wcl.american.edu

  • Lecture
  • Open To The Public, Alumni, Students AND Faculty/Staff
  • CLE
Jan 17 Wed

Business Law Orientation & Resume Review

04:00PM - 06:00PM Yuma Building - Y401

  • Orientation
  • Open To Students
Jan 17 Wed

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. Please submit your resume to https://www.jotform.com/pijip/genderlawresumereview

  • Workshop
  • Open To Students
Jan 18 Thu

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