Join OCS and OPICS to kick off our new brown bag series, Practice Areas & Pastries! Each hour-long program will focus on a specific practice area and will provide students with the opportunity to meet and ask questions of private and public sector attorneys in that practice area, in a small group setting.
Date: Monday, September 22nd
Location: McDonough 492
RSVP: Required through Symplicity - Events Tab
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Check out our OCS/OPICS Events Calendar on the Careers website as well as your weekly Career Clips email so that you don’t miss out on any of our upcoming programs!
Still interested in internship or entry-level attorney opportunities with government employers? You’re in luck – bidding for the Government and Public Interest Resume Collect Program opens next Monday, September 22! The Government and Public Interest Resume Collect Program includes government and public interest agencies that offer paid and unpaid internship and entry-level attorney opportunities. All application materials for the Resume Collect will be collected via Symplicity, and provided to participating organizations under one cover. Employers participating in the program typically only contact students of interest to arrange interviews. Click above for more information about the Program.
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The employer sign-in sheets from the Government Interview Program (GIP) are now available at the front desk in OPICS. Please feel free to stop by any time to collect employer contact information during our office hours (9:00 am - 5:30 pm M - F). Click above for more information.
Sep 11 2014
Upcoming ABA Program: Legal Careers in Cybersecurity, Homeland Security, and Privacy: An ABA Evening of Networking and Discussions with the Experts
Sections of the American Bar Association (ABA) are co-sponsoring a joint program on legal careers in Cybersecurity, Homeland Security, and Privacy on the evening of October 14. This ABA event will bring together law students in the DC area to meet, network, and hear from an exceptional cast of experienced and diverse lawyers who have built careers in federal agencies, on the Hill, within the private sector, and at law firms where they have handled the hottest issues in cybersecurity, homeland security, privacy, and all of the above.
Sep 10 2014
On-Campus Positions Posted on Symplicity
Interested in a Research Assistant position or on-campus opportunity? OCS and OPICS post these positions in Symplicity. Click on the "Jobs" tab and search for "Georgetown University Law Center" to find open positions.
Equal Justice Works hosts an annual dinner to raise funds for their important work and honor a lawyer whose life and accomplishments demonstrate extraordinary dedication to achieving equal justice for individuals and communities in need. They are recruiting 15 law student volunteers to staff the dinner on Wednesday, October 22nd at the JW Marriott. Volunteers would need to arrive at 5:15 pm and work until around 9 pm. Dinner will be provided. Volunteer assignments may be registration, crowd control, or text-to-give assistance during dinner. Dress will be business attire.
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Sep 9 2014
With the semester up and running, make sure you keep tabs on the events being planned by the Careers team in OPICS and OCS. A web version of the semester calendar is available in our News and Events page, and a print copy of each month’s events can be found on our bulletin boards throughout McDonough. The calendars will be updated regularly – as you’ll see, not all events have a room or time at this point, and new programs will be added. Keep an eye out for updates, and use the Events tab in Symplicity to learn more about programs of interest and to RSVP.
Sep 8 2014
Career Clips E-Newsletter Launch
Attention 1Ls & 3Ls – keep an eye out on your inbox for our new Career Clips e-newsletter! The Office of Career Services and Office of Public Interest & Community Service has launched a weekly e-newsletter that includes a roundup of hot jobs and career program announcements for Georgetown Law students. Please keep in mind that Career Clips is a new initiative and is not designed to replace Hoya Headlines – we will continue to post reminders about important dates and deadlines on HH and will use CC as a way to highlight new job listings and upcoming programs that we think you should know about.
Sep 8 2014
Pro Bono Pledge & Pro Bono Project Info Session: Wednesday, 9/10 at 12:30pm, McDonough 141
Hey new (and returning) JD students! Are you interested in gaining practical lawyering experience, expanding your professional networks, trying out new areas of law, and giving back to the community around you? If so, come to an informational session about Georgetown Law’s Pro Bono Pledge and Pro Bono Project this Wednesday (9/10) at 12:30 (McDonough 141)! Click above for more information.
GIP interview scheduling will open tomorrow, Friday, September 5, at 12:00 p.m. For more information please click on the link above.