Mar 21 Thu
2024

LLM & SJD: Externships 101

03:00PM - 04:00PM Washington College of Law

 

Are you planning to extern? Don’t miss this informal conversation with your Career Advisor and your Externship Advisor on March 21st at 3-4pm in Y360! They will discuss how to apply for an externship and the process required to obtain course credit. Registration is required.

 

The conversation is brought to you by LLM Board.  

  • Information Session
  • Open To Alumni, Students AND Faculty/Staff
Mar 22 Fri
2024

EJF Spring Auction

07:00PM - 09:30PM Ceremonial Classroom Warren

 Join the Equal Justice Foundation (EJF) for its biggest fundraiser of the year in the form of a silent auction. The auction will take place on Friday, March 22 at 7pm in the Ceremonial Classroom & Outside Lobby of the Warren Building. Guests will be able to bid on valuable prizes. All proceeds from the auction will be used to financially support public interest law students while completing summer internships.


  • Reception
  • Open To Alumni AND Students
Mar 26 Tue
2024

ISSS: CPT & OPT Application Process for International Students

12:00PM - 01:00PM Washington College of Law

 Are you a F-1 or J-1 student? Don’t miss the CPT/OPT Session on March 26th at 12-1pm! ISSS will discuss the application process and paperwork required for WCL students to apply for Curriculum Practical Training (CPT) to extern and Optional Practical Training (OPT) to work post-graduation. The session will be held virtually and registration is required. 

  • Information Session
  • Open To Alumni, Students AND Faculty/Staff
Mar 27 Wed
2024

Faculty Support for Your Post-Graduation Job Search

06:00PM - 07:00PM Washington College of Law

 March 27  6:00-7:00 Virtual. 

Are you about to graduate from the JD program?  Are you looking for an entry-level lawyer or policy job?  Join Professors Beske and Carroll and OCPD’s Jai Smith-Avery as they guide you through what the job search process will look like over the next few months—and what your faculty and can do to help, on top of OCPD’s services. Connections, mock interviews, ideas for places to apply—it all depends on what you need.  Come learn how to make the most of WCL’s great resources so you can land a great first job. Registration is required!

  • Information Session
  • Open To Alumni, Students AND Faculty/Staff
Mar 28 Thu
2024

Careers in Government: Investigations and Enforcement

12:00PM - 01:00PM Washington College of Law

 

Join Professor Wermiel, OCPD, and a panel of WCL alums from the Department of Labor, Department of Defense, DOJ Tax, and HUD’s Office of Fair Housing Enforcement Division to learn more about legal careers in the government focused on investigation and enforcement work.  This will be the second in our Spring panel series on government careers, and is recommended for any JD student who is interested in working in the government or a related practice area. 

 

Many of the agencies we will feature have terrific externship, summer, and post-grad programs for our students, but deadlines can be especially early for government jobs!  Some summer and post-grad application deadlines are as early as August!  Join us for a pizza lunch in NT01 so you can hear what these alum have to share and start planning ahead for these deadlines over the summer! Registration is required.

  • Information Session
  • Open To Alumni, Students AND Faculty/Staff