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The Latest on Student Loans, October 6th at Noon

Led by Courtney Weiner, presented/organized by DC Refers, and co-sponsored by Tzedek DC, this session will cover federal student loans, including public service loan foregiveness waivers, the new $10K in loan forgiveness, updates to the income-driven repayment program, and the Fresh Start program for borrowers in default. This program will help ensure you are in […]

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5th Annual NY State Public Defenders Career Fair, November 4th

 Friday, November 4, 2022 from 1:00 – 5:00 pm EST  A robust virtual hiring experience on Zoom. Registration and details can be found here. All law schools’ students and graduates welcome.  Participation is free. Registration deadline is Monday, October 24, 2022 if students wish their resumes to be sent ahead. Late registration continues up until the event.  […]

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Immigrant Justice Corps 2023 Fellowship Due October 28th

The need for passionate leaders in the immigration field is greater than ever. Immigrant Justice Corps (IJC) Justice Fellows are front and center in the fight to expand access to immigrant justice and challenge systems harming immigrant communities. With Justice Fellows working across the country, IJC is creating the next generation of immigration lawyers. Applications for their Class […]

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National Civil Rights Museum Virtual Tour & Discussion, October 13th

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Upcoming Deadlines: Organization-Based Fellowships

Now is the time to begin keeping track of upcoming organization-based fellowship deadlines. These fellowships are funded by the organizations that host them and do not require a project proposal. Most positions serve as staff attorneys within the office and provide the training and mentorship new lawyers need to become successful advocates in local and […]

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Herbert & Nell Singer Connecticut Public Service Fellowship, Due December 5th

The Connecticut Bar Foundation and the Herbert & Nell Singer Foundation invites 3L students and recent graduates who are interested in practicing public interest law to apply for a 2023-2024 Herbert & Nell Singer Fellowship. Singer Fellows are hosted by 501(c)(3) organizations in Connecticut that provide legal services to underserved populations. Fellowships are for an initial term of one […]

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Peggy Browning Fund National Law Students Workers’ Rights Conference

The Peggy Browning Fund (PBF) has announced their 2022 National Law Students Workers’ Rights Conference! This year’s event will be in person at the Maritime Conference Center in Linthicum Heights, MD on October 14 and 15, 2022. Learn more about the program schedule, plenaries, workshops & fees on the PBF website! All current law students with a passion for workers rights are invited! […]

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AccessLex Loan Counseling and Upcoming PSLF Webinars

Join AccessLex for these upcoming webinars discussing loan repayment and Public Service Loan Forgiveness (PSLF) and take advantage of their free individualized loan counseling. How the Biden Administration’s Student Debt Relief Plan Impacts Law Students and Current BorrowersSeptember 22, 2022 12:00 PM EDT The Road to Zero: A Strategic Approach to Student Loan RepaymentOctober 5, […]

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PSJD’s Public Interest News Digest

Stay Informed on Legal Responses Across the Country to Social Justice Issues Check out this news digest for recent public interest news stories! Some of the topics discussed include Reproductive Rights, Free and Fair Elections; Rule of Law & Voting Rights; Systemic Racism; Pro Bono Response; Student Loans & Student Debt; Immigration, Refugee & Citizenship […]

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ABA Antitrust Law Section’s Summer 2023 Diversity Stipend

The American Bar Association Antitrust Law Section’s diversity committee, called Diversity.Advanced has created a Stipend Program for diverse law students interested in pursuing antitrust and consumer protection careers by working in a federal agency or nonprofit organization that offers experience in these fields during summer 2023.  Students that accept an offer from a Washington, D.C.-based […]