Career Planning Weekly Events

4/29 – 5/5

Top 5 Jobs

Job ID# Employer Location Job Title Preferred Class
3233 Stumpf & Gutknecht, P.C. Columbia, IL Summer Intern 1L, 2L
3241 Justice Steven David, IN Supreme Court Indianapolis, IN Fall Extern 2L
3242 United States Soccer Federation Chicago, IL Legal Intern 1L, 2L
3180 Indiana Dept. of Child Services Valparaiso, IN Summer Extern 1L, 2L
3191 Ellis Law Offices Terre Haute, IN Attorney 3L

 

Summer 2013 Non-Judicial Extern Orientation

Wednesday, May 1 at 11:00 a.m., in Heritage courtroom with Professor Curt Cichowski.  Contact Lisa Cannon at lisa.cannon@valpo.edu with further questions. Please come dressed in professional business attire for the new Leaders in Law photos for the summer bulletin board update across from the CPC.

Leaders in Law Photos

The CPC has scheduled a series of opportunities for students to have their photos taken for the Leaders In Law Board. All students who have secured law related experiential opportunities for the summer or after graduation are eligible to be included on the board.  This includes externships, SPIS placements, and law clerk positions in the private sector. 3L’s who have secured post graduate full-time employment are also welcome and encouraged to have their photos taken. Please come dressed in professional business attire. Photos will be taken on the following days, Wednesday, May 1 at 11:30 a.m., in the Heritage Courtroom; and May 2 from 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

Spring Externship Final Reports – due Thurs. May 2 by 5:00 p.m. – Submit in Westlaw’s TWEN

  1. Remaining time log
  2. Final journal
  3. Work product
  4. Field Supervisor’s Final Evaluation – Ask Field Supervisor to return forms to you for TWEN submission with all your final reports.
  5. Part I Student Evaluations of your Externship/Field Supervisor and Faculty Supervisor/Director
  6. Non-Judicial Final Analysis/Reflection – This entry should be at least one page in length as a separate Word document. Draw the entire experience to a close taking time to reflect on what was gained through the semester’s externship. Reflect on your learning objective and whether you were able to achieve those items.
  7. State Judicial Final Paper – The paper should be 3-5 pages, double-spaced and may be shared with future externs interested in working with a specific employer.


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!

Central Indiana Alumni Lunch Series

Tuesday, May 7

11:30 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Harry & Izzy’s Downtown – 153 Illinois Street, Indianapolis, IN 46225

The only cost is the price of your own meal.

To expedite service, view the lunch menu in advance. Be prepared to place your order upon arrival.

http://www.valpo.edu/law/cia-quarterlylunch-may13

Chicago Alumni Lunch Series

Friday, May 31

11:30 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Municipal Bar + Dining Co. – 216 W Ohio Street, 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