A look at the Santa Clara Law Tech Edge JD Program

15 October 2019

SANTA CLARA LAW — Tech Edge JD internship at Twitter leads to soul-searching, new career path for Jess Miers JD ’21. Tech law internships are required as part of the program, which focuses on career planning from Day One. Combine that with individualized mentorship and courses keyed to the intersection of law, business and technology, and by….

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SMU Dedman Law promotes wellness week

15 October 2019

SOUTH METHODIST UNIVERSITY LAW — The SMU Student Bar Association will begin an innovative program that aims to improve the physical and mental well-being of students at SMU’s Dedman School of Law in Dallas. According to Stephen B. Yeager, the dean of students at SMU Dedman Law,”The students’ goal for the week is to create an open….

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University of South Dakota Law students volunteer at local food kitchen

15 October 2019

UNIVERSITY OF SOUTH DAKOTA — Fifteen students from the University of South Dakota School of Law Native American Law Student Association (NALSA) volunteered at the Vermillion Welcome Table last week. The primary mission of the Vermillion Welcome Table is to provide an inviting place where everyone can come together to share food, fellowship, service, and feel….

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Law students share advice on succeeding in law school

8 October 2019

ABA FOR LAW STUDENTS — Members of the 2019–2020 Law Student Division Council, along with other law students across the country, offer their advice to you, their fellow law students.

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Florida State University Law students selected to serve as gubernatorial fellows

8 October 2019

FLORIDA STATE UNIVERSITY LAW — Six of the 13 members of the current Florida Gubernatorial Fellows class are students at FSU Law. The nine-month Florida Gubernatorial Fellows Program immerses university students in key areas of state government.

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University of Nebraska Law students help children in immigration court

8 October 2019

YAHOO NEWS — University of Nebraska law students are helping to provide aid to undocumented immigrants facing deportation.

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Yale Law Appellate Litigation project wins case in Third Circuit

8 October 2019

YALE LAW — Students in the Law School’s Appellate Litigation Project (ALP) earned a victory in August for a former prisoner seeking to press Eighth Amendment and First Amendment claims in court.n a presidential decision issued on August 12, 2019, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit agreed with the ALP…

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Boston College Law Public Interest Law Foundation hosts day of service

30 September 2019

BC LAW — BC Law’s Public Interest Law Foundation (PILF) began the 2019-2020 academic year by hosting a school-wide Day of Service on September 7 that drew more than 60 faculty and students to five service placements across Greater Boston. Volunteers served at Stray Pets in Need, Women’s Lunch Place, Y2Y Youth Homeless Shelter, Allston Brighton Food….

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University of Chicago Law students discuss impact of their summer jobs

30 September 2019

UNIVERSITY OF CHICAGO LAW — This past summer, Law School students interned with Grubhub’s in-house counsel, represented clients with a student practice license, and worked to reform the Chicago Police Department. They tackled pro bono cases in a law firm setting, explored the intersection of technology and litigation, and interpreted contracts for the US Attorney’s Office….

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Hofstra Law offers new course on real estate

30 September 2019

LIBN.COM — The university’s Maurice A. Deane School of Law is now offering a new, “intensive” real estate course to provide students with the skill sets needed to “navigate and shape the future of Long Island real estate development,” according to a press release about the program. The initiative is a partnership between the law school’s….

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