Nov 30 Tue

Law in Tech 1L Diversity Information Session

12:00PM - 01:00PM

The Law in Tech Diversity Collaborative is made up of leading tech companies and top-tier law firms teaming up to provide an enriching summer experience for a diverse group of 1L law students. Participants will gain rare in-house tech company experience, training at a high profile law firm, and expanded networks of professional contacts across the Collaborative. Find out more at the info session on Tuesday, November 30!

We'll be covering an overview of the program and there'll be plenty of time for Q&A with representative companies. Make sure to also check out 

Register on CareerLink. Zoom link will be provided the week of the event.

  • Information Session
  • Open To The Public, Students AND Faculty/Staff
Nov 30 Tue

Native American Culture & Environmental Justice: A Conversation with Nick Estes

12:00PM - 01:30PM Washington College of Law

In celebration and honor of Native American Heritage month, WCL's Native American Law Students Association and Environmental Law Society are hosting a rich conversation about Native American Culture and Environmental Justice with Nick Estes. 

Nick Estes is a citizen of the Lower Brule Sioux Tribe, an assistant professor of American studies, host of the Red Nation podcast, and an incredible journalist that reports on environmental issues from the perspective of Native American communities. Additionally, from 2017-2018, Mr. Estes was the American Democracy Fellow at the Charles Warren Center for Studies in American History at Harvard University. In 2019, Mr. Estes published his book, "Our History is the Future: Standing Rock Versus the Dakota Access Pipeline, and the Long Tradition of Indigenous Resistance." Mr. Estes's research engages colonialism and global Indigenous histories, with a focus on decolonization, environmental justice, anti-capitalism, and the Oceti Sakowin.

  • Lecture
  • Open To The Public
Nov 30 Tue

TLS Webinar Series - Combating Ransomware: A Matter of National Security

03:00PM - 04:00PM Online via Zoom

 Ransomware attacks are on the rise, putting businesses, critical infrastructure, individuals, and the Nation at increasing risk.  This webinar series will consider different facets of the ransomware problem—from attacks and responses in the private sector, to the role of crypto currencies, to the national security implications—and potential approaches to combating it.

This third webinar will consider the broader national security aspects of the ransomware problem and the legal and policy implications of possible government response options.

  • Lecture
  • Open To The Public, Alumni, Students AND Faculty/Staff
Jan 21 Fri

Spring Externship Fair

01:00PM - 04:00PM Washington College of Law

The Externship Fair allows students to meet with many different attoneys in a variety of practice areas. We expect 130 employers to attend.  The Fair provides studetnts with an opportunity to:

*Informally apply for internships and externship for summer, fall and spring;

*Learn about different types of legal practice and legal organzations;

*Meet with WCL alumni who have an interest in helping WCL studetns.

The Fair will be held virtually.

  • Employer Fair
  • Open To The Public, Alumni, Students AND Faculty/Staff