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LSAC's Discover Law Day & Pre-Law Pipeline Program

Melvin Walker – October 24th, 2017

LSAC's Discover Law Day 

The University of Houston Law Center will be hosting its Discover Law Day open to all racially and ethnically diverse students in their first two years of college. LSAC's Discover Law Day is designed to introduce students to law school, the legal profession and the benefits of DiscoverLaw.org. It is free of charge to attend. The intenerary is as follows: 

Friday, November 17, 2017

University of Houston Law Center

Check out the Diversi-TEA Career Conversations Series!

Jasmine Jackson – October 12th, 2017

Diversi-Tea Career Conversations is a series of informal chats with alumni and friends of the university around topics including: personal identity and career exploration, navigating recruitment and applications, and building community through mentors and networks.

Coming up:

Wednesday, 10/18, 4 pm, Multicultural Student Center - Diversi-TEA Career Conversations: Peace Corp Alum, Michael Swanberg

VA State Bar Young Lawyers Conference - Hampton Roads Minority Pre-Law Conference - 10/14

Melvin Walker – October 3rd, 2017

William and Mary Law School
Saturday, 10/14
9:00 AM

The conference will give you an insider's perspective to all aspects of law school and career opportunities in the legal profession. Learn more about:

  • Whether law school is right for you
  • Applying to law school
  • Paying for law school

The conference will include a mock law school class and presentations by current law school students, distinguished attorneys, law school professors, and law school admissions counselors.

Fall 2017 Hampton Roads Minority Pre-Law Conference

Melvin Walker – September 28th, 2017

The conference will give you an insider’s perspective to all aspects of law school and career opportunities in the legal profession. You will gain insight on many things including: whether law school is the right choice for you, applying to law school, and paying for law school.

Location: William & Mary Law School

Date: Saturday, October 14, 2017

Time: 9:00 AM

COUNTDOWN TO #AFROTECH17

Tyler Macaluso – September 21st, 2017

Want to partake in a discussion about various contemporary issues between tech and culture with some of the leading Black techies, though leaders and entrepreneurs? Interested in taking workshops designed to develop practical skills for engineers, business leaders, and developers?

Second-Year Finance Opportunities

Anchita Khullar – September 11th, 2017

Finding opportunities to enter the finance field as a second year can sometimes be challenging. That’s why we created a list of some programs targeted specifically for underclassmen based on students' backgrounds! Participating in one of these programs is an excellent way to gauge your interest in different finance careers, get to know the ins and outs of some top firms, and create connections to find future internships. Check them out below:

 

The Consulting Series: Second Year Planning Phase

UVA Career Center – April 5th, 2017

Now that you know consulting is the right field for you, it is time to start planning! Familiarize yourself with the case interview/ recruitment processes, network and conduct informational interviews, find a mentor, and take advanced courses in departments that can effectively prepare you for a career in consulting.

  1. Case Interviews and the Recruitment Processes

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