Cook County Annual Minority Law Student Job Fair

32nd Annual Minority Law Student Job Fair
When: Friday, August 14, 2015
Where: Embassy Suites Chicago- Downtown/ Lakefront
The Cook County Bar Association (“CCBA”) is pleased to invite your school’s minority law students to participate in the 32nd Annual Minority Law Student Job Fair (the “Job Fair”). In an effort to keep the student-to-employer ratio as low as possible, we are only inviting J.D. students in the classes of 2016 and 2017 (rising 3L and 2L students). The Job Fair typically attracts more than 500 students from the eligible law schools. Each year law firms, corporations, and governmental agencies register for the Job Fair. These employers are located primarily in Illinois, Indiana, Minnesota, Missouri, New York, Ohio, Wisconsin, and Washington D.C. In addition, we have several employers registered from Colorado, Iowa, Kentucky, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Nebraska, North Carolina, Oregon, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee, and Texas. For more information, please visit our website at www.ccbaminorityjobfair.org
If you are interested in attending, please notify Miranda Hall (mah60@uakron.edu) in the CPPO by Friday, March 6, 2015.The CPPO requires a certain level of student interest before registering our school.

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Please Join Attorneys from the American Bar Association for job search tips and networking! Wed. March 4th at 5:15 PM – Room 167

Increase Your Chances of Obtaining a Job 11x7

Panel Program will begin at 5:15 and will be followed by a networking reception with food. We will wrap up in time for 6:40 Classes. All students are welcome!

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Wondering about other career options for JDs? Come to the CPPO’s Alternative Careers Panel – Tues. March 3rd at 12:20 – Room 133

Alternative Careers Panel

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Invitation – Director of Admissions interviews next week

Dear Students:

We are in the final stages of hiring a Director of Admissions and Financial Aid.    The hiring committee screened over 60 applications for the position and conducted initial interviews of nearly 10 candidates.   We have narrowed the pool down to four finalists, and have invited them to campus next week.

Given the importance of this position to the law school community, we would like to all students with an opportunity to meet the candidates and provide feedback.  As such, we have asked each candidate to give a short presentation/Q&A session (30 minutes) about how s/he would recruit students to the University of Akron School of Law.  To the extent that you are interested in making your voice heard,  we invite you to attend these events.  The schedule is as follows:

Monday, March 2nd – James Bowers     Room L151

10:15-10:45 am   Open Presentation with students, faculty, and staff

Tuesday, March 3rd – Nolan James     Room L165

3:15-3:45 pm        Open Presentation with students, faculty, and staff

Wednesday, March 4th – Anne Hanson     Room L151

10:30-11:00 am   Open Presentation with students, faculty, and staff

Wednesday, March 4th – Alexa Doutt     Room L151

2:45-3:15 pm    Open Presentation with students, faculty, and staff

Thank you in advance for your interest and participation.

Best regards,

Dean Wilson

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2015 Cook County Bar Association Minority Law Student Job Fair

32nd Annual Minority Law Student Job Fair
When: Friday, August 14, 2015
Where: Embassy Suites Chicago- Downtown/ Lakefront
The Cook County Bar Association (“CCBA”) is pleased to invite your school’s minority law students to participate in the 31st Annual Minority Law Student Job Fair (the “Job Fair”). In an effort to keep the student-to-employer ratio as low as possible, we are only inviting J.D. students in the classes of 2015 and 2016 (rising 3L and 2L students).
The Job Fair typically attracts more than 500 students from the eligible law schools. Each year law firms, corporations, and governmental agencies register for the Job Fair. These employers are located primarily in Illinois, Indiana, Minnesota, Missouri, New York, Ohio, Wisconsin, and Washington D.C. In addition, we have several employers registered from Colorado, Iowa, Kentucky, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Nebraska, North Carolina, Oregon, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee, and Texas. For more information, please visit our website at www.ccbaminorityjobfair.org
If you are interested in attending, please notify Miranda Cave (mah60@uakron.edu) in the CPPO by Friday, March 6, 2015.The CPPO requires a certain level of student interest before registering our school.

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