Career Planning Center’s Weekly Email
5/20 – 5/26
Top 5 Jobs
|Job ID#||Employer||Location||Job Title||Preferred Class|
|3290||Efron & Efron PC – 6/13/13||Hammond, IN||Summer Law Clerk||2L|
|3283||City of South Bend Legal Department 5/22/13||South Bend, IN||Summer Pro Bono Intern or Extern||1L, 2L|
|3275||Business and Professional People for the Public Interest, Polikoff-Gautreaux Fellowship – 10/18/13||Chicago, IL||Post-Graduate Fellowship||3L|
|3292||State of Connecticut Appellate Court – 8/16/13||Hartford, CT||Post-Graduate Judicial Clerkships||2L, 3L|
|3291||State of Connecticut Supreme Court – 6/15/13||Hartford, CT||Post-Graduate Judicial Clerkships||2L only|
LOCAL PRO BONO OPPORTUNITY
VOLUNTEER FROM ANYWHERE! LIVEHELP PROGRAM
What is LiveHelp? LiveHelp is an online chat service available on the public, legal-information websites, www.IllinoisLegalAid.org and www.AyudaLegalIL.org. The goal of the LiveHelp Program is to put the law within reach by expanding access Illinois Legal Aid Online services. We do this by helping website visitors find the information they need to resolve their legal problems.
Who is involved? Illinois Legal Aid Online is seeking motivated law student volunteers to staff this innovative service. Volunteers can complete their shifts from any computer with internet access, making this a flexible volunteer opportunity. Illinois Legal Aid Online provides training and ongoing support to its LiveHelp volunteers through attorney oversight.
Need Volunteer Hours? Want to Make a Difference in People’s Lives? Be a LiveHelp Operator!
Training session –
May 29, 4:00 p.m.-6:00 p.m.
DEPAUL UNIVERSITY COLLEGE OF LAW 25 E JACKSON BVLD ROOM 341
TO RSVP OR FOR MORE INFORMATION, CONTACT VIANNIE BELL, (312) 977-9047 VBELL@ILLINOISLEGALAID.ORG
Summer 2013 Externs
If you have been selected as a summer 2013 extern, be sure you complete the proper registration form, available online at:
http://www.valpo.edu/law/wp-content/uploads/2012/01/1-EEPDF-ExRegForm.pdf. The summer drop/add deadline is Thursday, May 30, 2013 and you must complete this form, obtain the proper signatures and be registered in DataVU by this date to receive academic credit. Contact Lisa.Cannon@valpo.edu if you have questions.
Non-Judicial Externs – SUMMER 2013
Learning Objective – due Friday, May 31 – The purpose of this report is to state your goals and expectations for the semester in your externship. Understanding your goals will guide your reflections expressed in your work journal. Submit to TWEN for Professor Curt Cichowski to review.
State Judicial Externs – SUMMER 2013
Early Report – due Friday, May 31 – The purpose of this early report is to confirm you have started your hours, set a work schedule and identify any problems that need to be remedied. Submit a brief email message to Prof. Vance at email@example.com detailing your externship experience to date.
Alumni Mentor Program
Attention Students! Sign up for the Alumni Mentor Program! This is an available resource for all students. With over 100 Alumni volunteers signed up to participate, you won’t want to miss this opportunity. The program is accessible through Strategy, click here for more details on how to get started!
Chicago Alumni Lunch Series – Students Welcome!
Friday, May 31, 11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Municipal Bar + Dining Co. – 216 W Ohio St., Chicago, IL 60654
The only cost is the price of your own meal.
To expedite service, view the lunch menu in advance and make a selection from the menu. Place your order on the RSVP form. Please submit your selection by May 24. Thank you!