Career Planning Center’s Weekly Events

5/13 – 5/19

Top 5 Jobs

Job ID# Employer Location Job Title Preferred Class
3268 Harper & Rogers, Porter County Public Defender Valparaiso, IN Summer Extern or Pro Bono Intern 1L, 2L
3263 Alexander Lopez, Attorney-at-Law Merrillville, IN Summer Law Clerk 2L
3262 Forest L. Ingram, P.C. Chicago, IL Law Clerk 1L, 2L
3260 J. Robert Vetger & Associates Merrillville, IN Summer Law Clerk 2L
3259 Hartman Global IP Valparaiso, IN Fall Extern 2013 1L, 2L w. pre-requisites

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, 2013. Thank you!

http://www.valpo.edu/law/chi-alumni-quart-lunch-series

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 ruth.vance@valpo.edu detailing your externship experience to date.

Alumni Reception

Alumni from the Indianapolis area met at Harry & Izzy’s for networking and socializing over lunch. Professor Nuechterlein spoke to the group about the latest law school developments and Professor Ed Gaffney also made an appearance. There were 35 alumni in attendance and the Central Indiana Alumni Council is looking to do these lunches quarterly. Be on the lookout for the next luncheon invitation which is set to take place in September. All are invited!