Events

Upcoming Events

Find these events and others from around the School of Law on the Master Calendar.

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Tips for a Successful First Co-op

Featuring Class of 2022 panelists

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Monday, August 2, 2021 12:45 - 2:10 PM

Virtual Event - Zoom

Class of 2023

Past Events – Photos and Recordings

Past Events

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Q&A Drop-By: Fellowships & Government Honors Programs

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Monday, June 28, 2021 12:45 - 2:10 PM

Virtual Event - Zoom

Class of 2022

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Q&A Drop-By: Last-Minute OCI Application Questions

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Monday, June 21, 2021 12:45 - 2:10 PM

Virtual Event - Zoom

Class of 2023

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In-Depth Look at the OCI Application Process

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Monday, June 7, 2021 12:45 - 2:10 PM

Virtual Event - Zoom

Class of 2023

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Q&A Drop-By: Co-op Applications

Getting ready for the June 8th Fall deadline? Stop by to ask your questions to members of our public interest and private sector advising team and our operations team.

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Monday, May 24, 2021 12:45 - 2:10 PM

Virtual Event - Zoom

Open to all students

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Post Graduate State Court Clerkships

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Monday, May 17, 2021 12:45 - 2:10 PM

Virtual Event - Zoom

Recommended for Class of 2022, Open to all classes

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Equal Justice Works Fellowship Information Session

Equal Justice Works provides two years of funding to work at a public interest organization after graduation. Join a representative from Equal Justice Works to learn more about the fellowship and how to apply.

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Monday, April 26, 2021 12:15 - 1:30 PM

Virtual Event - Zoom

Recommended for Class of 2022

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LLM Interview Workshop

Interview workshop for LLM students going out on co-op in the Fall 2021 term

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Friday, April 16, 2021 9:00-10:00 AM

Virtual Event - Zoom

LLM - Fall 2021 co-op cohort

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Skadden Fellowship Information Session

The Skadden Fellowship provides two years of funding to work at a public interest organization after graduation. Hear from Kathleen Rubenstein, Director of the Skadden Foundation, and Skadden fellowship alums about the fellowship program and how to apply.

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Monday, April 12, 2021 12:15 - 1:30 PM

Virtual Event - Zoom

Recommended for Class of 2022

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Intro to Law Firm OCI (On-Campus Interviewing) for 1Ls

All about OCI! Join us for an informative nuts and bolts presentation: What is Law Firm OCI? How do I participate? What are the relevant timelines? How is OCI different this year and how should I prepare? We anticipate a brief presentation followed by a Q&A session. 

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Monday, April 5, 2021 12:10 - 1:30 PM

Virtual Event - Zoom

Class of 2023

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Interview Workshop for Fall 1st 1Ls

An event for 1Ls preparing for Fall 2021 Co-ops conducted by Naomi Bass, Assistant Director for Private Sector Advising and Kristen Wheeler, Assistant Director for Public Interest & Government Advising

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Monday, March 29, 2021 12:10 - 1:30 PM

Virtual Event - Zoom

Class of 2023 - Fall 1st Rotation

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Overview of Post-Graduate Fellowships and Government Honors Programs

Join the co-op office for a presentation and discussion about applying for post-graduate fellowships and government honors programs.

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Monday, March 22 2021 12:15 - 1:30 PM

Virtual Event - Zoom

Recommended for Class of 2022

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Symplicity Training for 1Ls + LLMs

A mandatory event for 1Ls and LLMs preparing for Fall 2021 Co-ops

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Monday, March 15, 2021 12:10 - 1:30 PM

Virtual Event - Microsoft Teams

Class of 2023 + LLMs

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Prepping for Co-op for 1Ls

Small-group workshops led by a Co-op Advisor.

A mandatory event for 1Ls preparing for Fall 2021 Co-ops.

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Monday, March 8, 2021 12:10 - 1:30 PM

Virtual Event - Zoom

Class of 2023

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Career Perspectives: Practicing Immigration Law at a Non-Profit Organization

Please join the Co-op Office for a panel discussion with immigration attorneys practicing at a variety of non-profits across the country. Learn about the different perspectives and approaches to practicing immigration law and serving immigrant communities, as well as the day-to-day work at a non-profit.

Panelists: 

  • Jessica Yamane (NUSL ’14), Deportation Defense Attorney, Delores Street Community Services, San Francisco, CA
  • Aneesha Gandhi (NUSL ’12), Managing Attorney, LGBT Immigrant Rights Initiative, National Immigrant Justice Center, Chicago, IL
  • Jessie Hahn (NUSL, ’10), Labor & Employment Policy Attorney, National Immigration Law Center, Washington, DC
  • Adriana Rodriguez, Director of Recruitment, Training and Operation, Texas RioGrande Legal Aid, Inc., Laredo, TX

If you are interested in attending, please check your Northeastern email for information including an RSVP link and the Zoom event info. 

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Monday, March 1, 2021 12:10 - 1:30 PM

Virtual Event - Zoom

Any interested students

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In Real Law (through Boston University School of Law)

Meet successful attorneys, celebrate diversity, get practical advice for interviewing as a first generation professional or law student of color.

Event is virtual but free food will be available for participants via Grubhub! 

Register here: https://bostonu.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJIrfuCqrz4vGdFPv0sm8HOhnUMlYno9IWmb

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Wednesday, February 24, 5:30 - 7:30 PM

Virtual Event - Zoom

Any interested students

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Welcome Back from Co-op

For students returning from Winter 2020/2021 co-op

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Tuesday, February 16, 2021 12:10 - 1:10 PM

Virtual Event - Zoom

Classes of 2021 and 2022 returning from Winter 2020/2021 co-op

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Applying for Post-Graduate Judicial Clerkships: A Panel Discussion

Please join the Co-op Office and a panel of esteemed judges and NUSL law clerks for this important discussion about post-graduate clerkship applications.

RSVPs requested: Please RSVP on Symplicity through the “Events” tab.

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Monday, February 1st, 2021 12:10 - 1:30 PM

Virtual Event

Class of 2022. This program is intended for 2Ls, but all Upper Level students are welcome.

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The Post-Graduate Job Search for 3Ls

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Monday, January 11th, 2021. 12:10 - 1:30 PM

Virtual Event

Class of 2021

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In-Depth Discussion of the OCI Process for 2Ls

If you intend on participating in January OCI or you are interested in applying directly to 2L Summer Associate Programs, this program is not to be missed!  Join the Co-op Office’s Private Sector Team for an in-depth discussion about the OCI application process.  We will discuss detailed advice for preparing your resume, cover letter, and additional application materials, and we will walk you through the timeline of OCI including all important deadlines.

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Monday 11/23/20 12:10 - 1:30 PM

Virtual Event

Class of 2022

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Welcome back from Co-op

For students returning from Fall 2020 co-op

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Monday 11/16/20 12:10 - 1:10 PM

Virtual Event - Zoom

Classes of 2021 and 2022 returning from Fall 2020 co-op

1Ls: Intro to OCI/Law Firm Summer Associate Programs

Some law firms (mainly big firms but some small and mid-sized firms as well) host “Summer Associate Programs.”  Join the Co-op Office’s Private Sector Team for a Nuts and Bolts presentation about the recruitment process for both 1L and 2L Summer Associate positions.  

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Monday 11/9/20 12:10 - 1:30 PM

Virtual Event

Class of 2023

Interview Strategies for 1Ls

Interviewing tips to help you get ready to secure a co-op

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Monday 11/2/20 12:10 - 1:30 PM

Virtual Event

Class of 2023

The Value of a Judicial Co-op

Learn about why a judicial co-op might be for you

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Monday 10/26/20 12:10 - 1:30 PM

Virtual Event

Class of 2023

Symplicity Training/Nuts & Bolts of Co-op

Learn about NUSL’s Symplicity system for co-op applications, and review of the co-op applicaiton and placement procedures. Mandatory for 1Ls on Rotation 1: Summer First. 

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Monday 10/19/20 12:10 - 1:30 PM

Virtual Event

Class of 2023 - Rotation 1: Summer First

Public Interest Overview

Learn about the variety of legal careers available in government and public interest fields

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Monday 10/5/20 12:10 - 1:10 PM

Virtual Event

Class of 2023

Private Sector Overview

Learn about the variety of legal careers available in the private sector

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Thursday 10/1/20 (Monday class schedule) 12:10 - 1:10 PM

Virtual Event

Class of 2023

Student-to-Student Public Interest Co-op Fair

Hear from other students about experiences with public interest co-ops

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Wednesday 9/30/20 5:30 - 7:30 PM

Virtual Event

Class of 2023

LLM Events

To access information about past events including some recordings, supplementary materials, and photo slideshows, just go to our LLM Events page.