1L Extended Orientation
"21st Century Lawyer" is a series of workshops specifically designed to provide informative insights and tools for helping first-year students succeed in law school, understand the expectations of a professional legal environment, and enhance their career opportunities. Topics with this series include: understanding case law, strategies for midterm success, the 21st century legal professional, research skills for career building, networking skills, interview skills, balance and time management, and success in a 1L summer job.
Second-year, third-year, and LLM students have the opportunity to attend a wide array of Career Services programming which is focused on helping them maximize their law school opportunities, develop skills which will help them succeed in the legal profession and to explore the many opportunities open to those who have earned a law degree. Typical programming topics include: networking, judicial clerkship opportunities, advanced resume workshops, mock interviewing, round table lunches with alumni, understanding the broader legal market and how to incorporate pro bono into your professional life.