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Are You Interested In Post-Graduate Fellowships?

If so, please attend an informative presentation on the various kinds of post-graduate fellowships that are available, and the application process. Vicky Selkowe (\'03) will be joining us to give tips on applying for the Skadden Fellowship (Vic ...

Posted May 12, 2008 by Kristin Davis, Public Interest Law Advisor

New Procedure - Change Spring 2008 credits before April 30

Students (L2s & L3s): There is a new procedure for doing credit changes for Spring 2008. Go on-line and do a Course Change Request which is done through your Student Center in My UW Madison (http://my.wisc.edu) by clicking on the 'Course C ...

Posted Apr 15, 2008 by UW Law School Newsletter Admin

Loan Repayment Assistance Grant Applications Available

If you have secured, or hope to secure, a post-graduate position with a non-profit organization or government agency with an annual salary of $43,000 or less, you may qualify for a Loan Repayment Assistance Grant. Applications are available in ...

Posted Apr 15, 2008 by Kristin Davis, Public Interest Law Advisor

Attention Graduating Students: Countdown to Commencement: Your checklist for your May graduation

Graduation is approaching quickly! It is a wonderful celebration, and there are a number of events for you, your friends, and your family. For all of the details and information, please visit the graduation web site .

Posted Apr 15, 2008 by Kim Frank, Alumni & Student Services Coordinator

Community Supervision Legal Assistance Project (CSLAP) Enrollment for Fall 2008 - Spring 2009

Community Supervision Legal Assistance Project (CSLAP) Academic Year Clinical Project Fall 2008 - Spring 2009 Open to Second and Third Year Students Fall 2008: 4-5 clinical credits (# 854/ Sec. 018) plus 2 credit seminar (# 907) Spring 2009: ...

Posted Apr 9, 2008 by UW Law School Newsletter Admin

DEADLINE APRIL 4 to Reschedule Spring 2008 Exams

If you have an exam schedule conflict, see Law School Rule 6.03, fill out form "Petition to Reschedule an Exam" copies are in Rm. 5106 or you can fill it out on Law School website: http://law.wisc.edu/current/forms.htm It must be approved by R ...

Posted Apr 2, 2008 by UW Law School Newsletter Admin

Applications to Remington Center's Criminal Appeals Project for 2008-09

Remington Center=s CRIMINAL APPEALS PROJECT is now taking applications for next year=s class. In this clinical project, students represent two actual clients on the appeal of their criminal convictions while taking a course in Appellate Advocac ...

Posted Mar 24, 2008 by UW Law School Newsletter Admin

Employment Opportunities at the United States Dept. of Justice

On Tuesday, April 8, from 12:30 to 1:30 in Room 2260, representatives of the United States Department of Justice will talk about legal employment opportunities at the U.S. DOJ for rising 2Ls and rising 3Ls, through the Summer Law Intern Program ...

Posted Mar 18, 2008 by Jane Heymann, Assistant Dean for Career Services

Upcoming Judicial Clerkship Programming

Over the next few weeks, the Career Services Office will be hosting programming on numerous topics related to clerkships. These programs will answer many of your questions about researching judges, creating competitive applications, the timing ...

Posted Mar 13, 2008 by Kristin Davis, Public Interest Law Advisor

Changing credits Spring 2008 (new form on-line)

A new on-line Course Change Request process now replaces the old Course Change Form and is to be used only after a deadline has passed. (deadline was Feb. 15) It should be used for changing credits, changing sections, and (adding or canceling pa ...

Posted Mar 13, 2008 by UW Law School Newsletter Admin

Email Listserv for Post-Graduate Judicial Clerkship Opportunities

If you are interested in post-graduate judicial clerkship opportunities, particularly for clerkships that would begin in 2009, you should add yourself to the Career Services' clerkship email listserv. Through the listserv, you will be notified ...

Posted Mar 12, 2008 by Kristin Davis, Public Interest Law Advisor

Life "In House" -- Practicing Law in a Corporate Legal Department

From 4 to 5:30 in Lubar Commons (Room 7200) on Tuesday, April 1, lawyers who are members of the Wisconsin chapter of the American Corporate Counsel Association will present a program describing what it is like to practice law "in house" -- i.e., ...

Posted Mar 6, 2008 by Jane Heymann, Assistant Dean for Career Services

Lunch with Lawyers - Criminal Law Section on Wednesday, March 5 from 12:30 - 1:30 in RM 2260

On Wednesday, March 5th, from 12:30 to 1:30 in RM. 2260, is the next State Bar of Wisconsin Lunch with Lawyers Program. Attorneys from the Criminal Law Section will be here to discuss their career paths, the type of work they do, and provide tip ...

Posted Feb 28, 2008 by Nilesh Patel, Career Advisor

Chicago Day on Tuesday, March 4th in the Atrium from 1 - 4

On Tuesday, March 4th, from 1 - 4 in the Atrium, 11 Chicago area law firms will be here for Chicago Day. UW alumni attorneys and Recruiting Directors will be here to talk to students about their firms and their practice areas. This is a great wa ...

Posted Feb 28, 2008 by Nilesh Patel, Career Advisor

Student Meeting with Faculty Candidate

Professor Noah Zatz will be visiting the law school on Friday, February 8th. He will give a presentation at noon, and then Professor Zatz will be meeting with students at 1:30 pm in Lubar Commons (Room 7200). Snacks will be provided. Students ar ...

Posted Feb 5, 2008 by UW Law School Newsletter Admin

Spring 2008 - How to Do Credit Changes

After February 15, credit changes must be done on the UW Registrar's website on a course change form as a credit change : Fill out the form at http://registrar.wisc.edu/forms/student/course_change_form.php Enter the number of credits that you ...

Posted Feb 1, 2008 by Jane Ford Bennett, Senior Grade Reporter

Spring 2008 Add/Drop Deadlines

*JANUARY 30, 2008: Last day to DROP courses or withdraw without DR or W grade notation on Transcript. *FEBRUARY 1, 2008: Last Day to ADD your first class without Departmental & Dean's permission.

Posted Jan 25, 2008 by UW Law School Newsletter Admin

Wisconsin Public Interest Job Fair

Bidding is now open for the annual Wisconsin Public Interest Job Fair, which will be held on two consecutive Saturdays in February. On Saturday, February 9, Milwaukee area employers will interview at Marquette Law School, and on Saturday, Febru ...

Posted Jan 17, 2008 by UW Law School Newsletter Admin

Law School Bookmart Hours

Law School Bookmart Hours for the start of term: Monday, August 27th: CLOSED Tuesday, August 28th: 9:00 a.m - 4:00 p.m. (2Ls/3Ls ONLY) Wednesday, August 29th: 9:00 a.m - 4:00 p.m. (2Ls/3Ls ONLY) Thursday, August 30th: 1Ls ONLY (NO sales to 2Ls/ ...

Posted Aug 16, 2007 by Ruth Robarts, Assistant Dean for Student & Academic Affairs

Facing Life

The Institute for Legal Studies and the Remington Center invite you to: A special preview screening of the new documentary film Facing Life: The Retrial of Evan Zimmerman Thursday, April 27 Pizza and soda in Lubar Commons at 5:30 pm Scree ...

Posted Apr 24, 2006 by UW Law School Newsletter Admin

John Pray and Keith Findley on the Wisconsin Innocence Project, Academy Evening free talk, Tues., April 11, 7-8:30 p.m., Overture Center

UW-Madison law professors John Pray and Keith Findley run the Wisconsin Innocence Project, which has freed several life-sentence prisoners based on revisiting their cases using DNA evidence. We'll hear from Pray, Findley, and a wrongly convicted ...

Posted Apr 10, 2006 by UW Law School Newsletter Admin

Affordable Health Care: Four Wisconsin Proposals

A forum sponsored by the Center for Patient Partnerships at the University of Wisconsin Law School and hosted by Progressive Dane and The Edgewood College Human Issues Program. Thursday, April 6th 6:30 to 8:30 at Edgewood College's Anderson Aud ...

Posted Apr 10, 2006 by UW Law School Newsletter Admin

Law and Development in Korea: Contemporary History in Retrospect

The East Asian Legal Studies Center is pleased to announce Law and Development in Korea: Contemporary History in Retrospect by Prof. Chang Hee Lee, Seoul National University Friday, April 14, 2006 3:00 - 5:00 p.m. Lubar Commons (Law School ...

Posted Apr 10, 2006 by UW Law School Newsletter Admin

John Pray and Keith Findley on the Wisconsin Innocence Project, Academy Evening free talk, Tues., April 11, 7-8:30 p.m., Overture Center

UW-Madison law professors John Pray and Keith Findley run the Wisconsin Innocence Project, which has freed several life-sentence prisoners based on revisiting their cases using DNA evidence. We'll hear from Pray, Findley, and a wrongly convicted ...

Posted Apr 3, 2006 by UW Law School Newsletter Admin

Affordable Health Care: Four Wisconsin Proposals

A forum sponsored by the Center for Patient Partnerships at the University of Wisconsin Law School and hosted by Progressive Dane and The Edgewood College Human Issues Program. Thursday, April 6th 6:30 to 8:30 at Edgewood College's Anderson Au ...

Posted Mar 31, 2006 by UW Law School Newsletter Admin

Law and Development in Korea: Contemporary History in Retrospect

The East Asian Legal Studies Center is pleased to announce Law and Development in Korea: Contemporary History in Retrospect by Prof. Chang Hee Lee, Seoul National University Friday, April 14, 2006 3:00 - 5:00 p.m. Lubar Commons (Law School ...

Posted Mar 31, 2006 by UW Law School Newsletter Admin

Dr. Mustafa Ceric, Grand Mufi of Bosnia to speak at the Law School

The Global Legal Studies Initiative of the Institute for Legal Studies announces the following talk: Rebuilding Bosnia-Herzegovina: The Relevance of Islamic Law by His Eminence, Dr. Mustafa Ceric, Grand Mufti of Bosnia Dr. Ceric serves as spr ...

Posted Mar 31, 2006 by UW Law School Newsletter Admin

John Pray and Keith Findley on the Wisconsin Innocence Project, Academy Evening free talk, Tues., April 11, 7-8:30 p.m., Overture Center

UW-Madison law professors John Pray and Keith Findley run the Wisconsin Innocence Project, which has freed several life-sentence prisoners based on revisiting their cases using DNA evidence. We'll hear from Pray, Findley, and a wrongly convicted ...

Posted Mar 28, 2006 by UW Law School Newsletter Admin

Humanitarian Intervention After 9/11

University of Wisconsin Law School, Room 2260 March 31, 2006 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM After Rwanda, Bosnia, and Kosovo, military intervention for the purpose of human protection was a major topic of discussion in the late 1990s and into the new mill ...

Posted Mar 28, 2006 by UW Law School Newsletter Admin

Humanitarian Intervention After 9/11

University of Wisconsin Law School, Room 2260 March 31, 2006 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM After Rwanda, Bosnia, and Kosovo, military intervention for the purpose of human protection was a major topic of discussion in the late 1990s and into the new mill ...

Posted Mar 21, 2006 by UW Law School Newsletter Admin

Humanitarian Intervention After 9/11

University of Wisconsin Law School, Room 2260 March 31, 2006 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM After Rwanda, Bosnia, and Kosovo, military intervention for the purpose of human protection was a major topic of discussion in the late 1990s and into the new mill ...

Posted Mar 14, 2006 by UW Law School Newsletter Admin

Dr. Mustafa Ceric, Grand Mufi of Bosnia to speak at the Law School

The Global Legal Studies Initiative of the Institute for Legal Studies announces the following talk: Rebuilding Bosnia-Herzegovina: The Relevance of Islamic Law by His Eminence, Dr. Mustafa Ceric, Grand Mufti of Bosnia Dr. Ceric serves as spr ...

Posted Mar 10, 2006 by UW Law School Newsletter Admin

Polar Plunge

Well done to everyone who volunteered to plunge, those who raised money, and those who contributed. This year the law school raised $4,445.77 to support Special Olympics Wisconsin. This is an outstanding total that eclipses the amount we raise ...

Posted Mar 10, 2006 by UW Law School Newsletter Admin

Humanitarian Intervention After 9/11

University of Wisconsin Law School, Room 2260 March 31, 2006 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM After Rwanda, Bosnia, and Kosovo, military intervention for the purpose of human protection was a major topic of discussion in the late 1990s and into the new mill ...

Posted Mar 7, 2006 by UW Law School Newsletter Admin

Humanitarian Intervention After 9/11

University of Wisconsin Law School, Room 2260 March 31, 2006 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM After Rwanda, Bosnia, and Kosovo, military intervention for the purpose of human protection was a major topic of discussion in the late 1990s and into the new mill ...

Posted Feb 28, 2006 by UW Law School Newsletter Admin

Humanitarian Intervention After 9/11

University of Wisconsin Law School, Room 2260 March 31, 2006 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM After Rwanda, Bosnia, and Kosovo, military intervention for the purpose of human protection was a major topic of discussion in the late 1990s and into the new mill ...

Posted Feb 21, 2006 by UW Law School Newsletter Admin

ABA Law Student Division: National Student Directors

The ABA Law Student Division is now taking applications for National Student Directors for each of the Division's four national competitions: 1. Arbitration Competition 2. Client Counseling Competition 3. National Appellate ...

Posted Feb 20, 2006 by Ruth Robarts, Assistant Dean for Student & Academic Affairs

Summer internship in Bangkok, Thailand--Deadline Swiftly Approaching!!!

Open to 1Ls and 2Ls July 3-August 11, 2006 Application deadline is this Friday, Feb. 17, 2006. Program Components: Introduction to Thai law at Thammasat University Faculty of Law in Bangkok. Six (6) weeks of work at an international law off ...

Posted Feb 15, 2006 by Susan Katcher

Humanitarian Intervention After 9/11

University of Wisconsin Law School, Room 2260 March 31, 2006 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM After Rwanda, Bosnia, and Kosovo, military intervention for the purpose of human protection was a major topic of discussion in the late 1990s and into the new mill ...

Posted Feb 14, 2006 by UW Law School Newsletter Admin

Humanitarian Intervention After 9/11

University of Wisconsin Law School, Room 2260 March 31, 2006 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM After Rwanda, Bosnia, and Kosovo, military intervention for the purpose of human protection was a major topic of discussion in the late 1990s and into the new mill ...

Posted Feb 14, 2006 by UW Law School Newsletter Admin

Sanford Levinson: "Is the Second Amendment Still Embarrassing (and for Whom)?"

The Undergraduate Legal Studies Program and the Institute for Legal Studies at the Law School announce ...

Posted Feb 13, 2006 by UW Law School Newsletter Admin

Environmental Law Essay Prize

CASH AWARD $1000 The Environment/Natural Resources Section of the Wisconsin State Bar will award a prize of $1000 for the best student essay on any topic in Environmental Law. The competition is open to law students currently enrolled eithe ...

Posted Feb 13, 2006 by UW Law School Newsletter Admin

Student Honors and Awards

The deadline for nominations of students for March 24 Honors and Awards is Wednesday, February 15. Please submit your nominations to Ruth Robarts via e-mail or her mailbox. Beginning in 2005-06, we are replacing the May Honors and Awards bru ...

Posted Feb 7, 2006 by UW Law School Newsletter Admin

Evenings of American Indian Storytelling and Drumming

Join us for the Ninth Annual Evenings of American Indian Storytelling and Drumming. New, larger venue! American Indian Elders representing tribes from around the United States and Canada will share stories in indigenous languages and translate ...

Posted Feb 6, 2006 by UW Law School Newsletter Admin

Humanitarian Intervention After 9/11

University of Wisconsin Law School, Room 2260 March 31, 2006 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM After Rwanda, Bosnia, and Kosovo, military intervention for the purpose of human protection was a major topic of discussion in the late 1990s and into the new mill ...

Posted Feb 6, 2006 by UW Law School Newsletter Admin

Reviewing your Contracts I - (Kidwell) exam:

If you want to review your Contracts I exam (Kidwell section) you should begin by retrieving the exam, along with the Exam Review Memo which is intended to assist you in reviewing it. Go to the Main Office (5110) and fill out a form that is avai ...

Posted Jan 30, 2006 by UW Law School Newsletter Admin

Women as Global Leaders 2006

Women as Global Leaders 2006 March 12-14, 2006, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates A Travel Opportunity through the Center for International Business Education and Research (CIBER) for Undergraduate and Graduate Students Applications due by 10: ...

Posted Jan 27, 2006 by UW Law School Newsletter Admin

Psychology Department Student Colloquium

The UW-Madison Counseling Psychology Department is pleased, again, to host a Student Colloquium on Thursday, March 30th, 2006 from 5pm-6:30pm. This year the Student Colloquium will be part of the Spring Mini-Conference: "After the Storm: Recog ...

Posted Jan 27, 2006 by UW Law School Newsletter Admin

TEMPLE BETH EL'S SOCIAL ACTION COMMITTEE AND MUM (Madison-area Urban Ministry) PRESENT: RETURNING PRISONER SIMULATION

Walk in the shoes of a newly released prisoner Thursday, February 23, 2006 - 5:30 pm (Doors will open at 5 pm) Cost: $10.00 Temple Beth El's Social Action Committee will be hosting the Madison Urban Ministry (MUM) "Returning Prisoner Simulatio ...

Posted Jan 27, 2006 by UW Law School Newsletter Admin

New e-Newsletter

The Law School e-Newsletter has a new look! Visit http://www.law.wisc.edu/newsletter/ to find out what's new this week in: * Career Services * General and Administration * Individualized Instruction Services * Law Library * Schol ...

Posted Jan 20, 2006 by UW Law School Newsletter Admin


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