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Government & Public Interest

Upcoming Internal Application Deadlines for Project-Based Fellowships

Although the Equal Justice Works, Skadden and Justice Catalyst (and others!) application deadlines aren’t until the fall, some organizations have internal application deadlines to put forward candidates for these competitive project-based fellowships. These deadlines usually are in June and July in order to allow plenty of time to craft a project proposal in August and […]

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Pro Bono

ACLU of MA Seeks Volunteers

The ACLU of Massachusetts (“ACLUM”) is seeking Volunteers to join their Legal Resources Team. Volunteers do not need to be attorneys and do not give legal advice. ResponsibilitiesVolunteers are a vital part of the daily operations for the ACLUM, and perform the following responsibilities: answer and return phone calls from persons seeking legal assistance about […]

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Government & Public Interest

EJW Fellowship Application Resources & Upcoming Webinars

Fellowship season is flying by, and Equal Justice Works (EJW) wants to help you make the most of it. Not sure how to get started? At this point, you should be working to identify the issue your project will seek to address, and beginning to consider an organization that may be a good fit for the work […]

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Government & Public Interest

ABA June Events: Police in Schools & Immigration at the Southern Border

The ABA has many excellent online events planned for this summer! A couple upcoming events on important social justice topics in June include: The Face of America: A Candid Discussion on Current Immigration Issues at the Southern BorderJune 17, 2021 – 1 PM ET – Register here Panelists include: Lee Gelernt – Deputy Director, Immigrants’ […]

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Government & Public Interest

Federal Government Job Search Resources

Now that you attended the Federal Government Careers Networking Event yesterday, it’s time to take a look at resources for federal government jobs ahead of hiring for these positions through OCI, off-campus summer recruitment programs, agency summer, Honors and entry-level hiring deadlines, the Massachusetts Law School Consortium Recruitment Program in early fall and the Equal […]

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Government & Public Interest

EJW Virtual Regional Event: Fellowships, 4/2 @ Noon

Equal Justice Works’ (EJW) next virtual event will be dedicated to EJW’s postgraduate Fellowship opportunities. EJW invites you to attend your region’s event to learn more about becoming an EJW Fellow and how you can prepare for the process as a 1L, 2L, and 3L. This is your opportunity to ask questions and engage with […]

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Pro Bono

October is National Pro Bono Month!

The American Bar Association (ABA) Standing Committee on Pro Bono and Public Service invites you to join them this October for the National Celebration of Pro Bono. The Celebration is an opportunity to connect pro bono providers and attorneys across the nation and to showcase the incredible difference that pro bono lawyers make to our […]

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Government & Public Interest

Racism by Design: Where We Live, Why We Live There, and Why It Matters

October 20, 2020, 6:30 pm to 8:00 pm, Register here$5 for WCL Members; $10 for non-members Join the Washington Council of Lawyers (WCL) for their Racial Justice Series with “Racism by Design: Where We Live, Why We Live There, and Why it Matters,” a panel discussion on the intersection of housing segregation and racial justice. The […]

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Government & Public Interest

Deadline Today! BC Law Public Interest Law Retreat

Class of 2023, if you are interested in learning more about government and public interest opportunities during and after law school and want to meet attorneys, alumni, faculty and public interest-minded students, then don’t miss the 2020 Public Interest Law Retreat!   Apply today by 11:59pm ET! The application is available here. Applicants will be notified of their selection shortly thereafter.   PUBLIC INTEREST LAW RETREATSaturday, September 26th, virtual, mid-morning to early afternoon plus evening […]