Upcoming Events & Deadlines & International Opportunities & Resources

Upcoming Events & Deadlines: Friday, September 15, 2006: Professor David Schwartz will give advice and tips on creating effective resumes and cover letters and preparing for Public Interest interviews. Friday, September 15 from 12:00 - 1:30 p.m. in Room 3250. Monday, September 18, 2006: Professor Matthew J. Wilson, Associate Dean of the Tokyo campus of Temple University School of Law, will be here at the Law School to give a presentation at noon in Room 5246 on the topic "Distinguishing Yourself through International Law Opportunities." Wednesday, September 20, 2006: Vault Legal Diversity Job Fair from 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM at Jenner & Block Conference Center, 1 IBM Plaza, Chicago, IL 6060. The Vault Legal Diversity Job Fair encourages the the following underrepresented groups to attend and meet with employer representatives: Minority, female and GLBT 1Ls who are researching employers in preparation for fall recruiting. However, all students and lateral associates are welcome to attend. The following employers will have representatives for students to speak with and drop off resumes (no interviews will be held): Jenner & Block; Brinks Hofer Gilson & Lione; Bryan Cave LLP; Covington & Burling; Crowell & Moring; Foley & Lardner LLP; Hunton & Williams; Latham & Watkins LLP; Lord, Bissell & Brook; MORGAN, LEWIS & BOCKIUS, LLP; Morrison & Foerster; Neal, Gerber & Eisenberg LLP; Paul Hastings; Perkins Coie; Schiff Hardin LLP and others. Pre-registration is recommended. For more information, visit: http://www.vault.com/legaldiversity06/jobfair_main_06.jsp?page_id=1 International Opportunities and Resources General information and advising on international careers and resources is available through the Global Studies Program at UW Madison - www.go.global.wisc.edu. Internship advising is available every Friday from 9 - 1. There is also an International Opportunities Workshop once or twice a semester (this semester's workshop on Nov. 11th is full but ask to be put on the waitlist). See http://go.global.wisc.edu/local/resources/exploration-center-workshop/ Opportunities: 1. U.S. Department of State 2007 Summer Student Internship Program State is now accepting applications for the 2007 Summer Student Internship Program. Please visit http://careers.state.gov/student/programs/student_internships.html for more information, and to start the online application process. The deadline for submitting completed applications is November 1, 2006. 2. US Department of Agriculture Paid Overseas Internships USDA Paid Overseas Internships for outstanding senior and graduate level college and university students to work in their OVERSEAS offices topromote U.S. agricultural interests through the USDA's Foreign Agricultural Service (FAS). U.S. citizen students who are majoring in a business or science related agricultural field, i.e. Ag Econ, Econ, Finance, Business or Marketing, International Studies or Relations, Law or in a Biotechnology program are eligible. Online registration for the summer 2007 application deadline is January 9, 2007 and the fall 2007 application deadline is April 17, 2007. For moreinformation on FAS internship programs, please go to: http://www.fas.usda.gov/admin/newjobs/newjobs.html, or contact the internships coordinator at: internships@fas.usda.gov.

Submitted by Nilesh Patel, Career Advisor on September 14, 2006

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