Wednesday, July 1, 2015

FALL OCI UPDATE

Students can view participating employers in Symplicity starting next Tuesday, July 7. Application submissions begin on Monday, July 13. Interviews will take place from the 10th to the 28th of August.
Reach out to a CPD counselor to ensure that your application materials are in good shape.

Friday, June 26, 2015

SAVE THE DATE: MOCK INTERVIEW PROGRAM

Saturday, August 1; 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

Wednesday, August 5, 2015; 5:00 to 8:00 p.m.

To help students prepare for Fall OCI, practicing attorneys in a variety of fields will be on campus to do mock interviews and provide individual feedback. This is a great opportunity to network and practice your interview skills with attorneys in a non-competitive, no-stress atmosphere. Students will be paired with an alumni practitioner for a practice interview. Students will prepare for it as if he/she were interviewing for a real position with the practitioner's firm, organization, or governmental agency. The interview will last 20 minutes and will be followed by 10 minutes of feedback.

Tuesday, June 23, 2015

Export Controls Seminar

Seattle University, the U.S. Commercial Service, and the Department of Homeland Security have teamed up to present the 2015 Seattle Export Controls Conference at the Seattle University School of Law, July 29-30, 2015.  This fast-paced seminar is geared toward both new and experienced export control professionals, who will benefit from:

                      Learning about major U.S. export control laws;
                      Getting the latest updates on export control reform;
                      Discussing recent legal updates and best practices in export compliance; and
                      Discovering why these export controls are so important and how our nation’s adversaries attempt to violate them.

To register, please click here

Thursday, June 18, 2015

Fall OCI Sessions from August 10 - 28, 2015

Attention rising 2Ls/3Ls/4Ls - Fall OCI is right around the corner!
View participating employers in Symplicity beginning July 7.
Bidding/Application submissions begin July 13.
Visit CPD for assistance in preparing your materials. We are here during the summer months. We have summer drop-in hours, too!

Wednesday, June 3, 2015

Graduate Student Council Headshot Event CANCELED

The Graduate Student Council professional headshot event has been canceled due to unforeseen circumstances. GSC extends their apology for any inconvenience.

Monday, June 1, 2015

Starbucks Mentorship Program (Deadline June 12, 2015)

Starbucks Law and Corporate Affairs Diversity Committee will kick off its fifth annual Diversity Mentorship Program this June.  This program will pair in-house L&CA attorney mentors with newer, diverse attorneys practicing in our local communities. The kick-off is scheduled for July 15, 2015 at Starbucks Support Center in SODO; at that time we will introduce mentors and mentees to each other over beverages and light hors d’oeuvres.  Please click here to download more information about the program.  (39 KB Word download).

Professor Maggie Chon Speaking at King County Superior Court for Asian-Pacific American Month

The King County Superior Court will host a presentation by featured speaker, Prof. Maggie Chon, of the Seattle University School of Law, detailing her story about immigration and self-racial-identity, among other topics.  The presentation will be on June 4th from 12:15 PM to 1:30 PM at the presiding courtroom E-942 of the King County Superior Courthouse in Seattle.

Friday, May 29, 2015

Seattle University Public Safety is Offering Free Shuttle Service to the Airport

Need a ride to the airport? The Department of Public Safety & Transportation may be able to help! SIGN UP FOR FREE SHUTTLE SERVICE.
 
Make your airport shuttle reservations today through Wednesday, June 4.
Shuttles are available Friday, June 11 through Saturday, June 13, every other hour from 6:00 am to 8:00 pm.
 
RSVP in person at the Public Safety Office, located in the University Services Building (across from the bookstore). Bring your student ID card and SU ID number along with your flight departure time.
 
Questions can be directed to Public Safety at (206) 296-5992 or airport_shuttle@seattleu.edu.

K&L Gates Happy Hour for 1Ls


K&L Gates LLP cordially invites you to the
1L Summer Happy Hour
Please join other 1L law students from national law schools, K&L Gates lawyers, and law school and legal profession representatives for an evening of networking.
 
Established in 1883, the Seattle office of K&L Gates is both the city’s oldest and one of its largest law offices. It offers clients a full spectrum of legal services to emerging, middle-market, and capital market participants as well as nonprofit, governmental, and private clients. Selected areas of service include: corporate, litigation, electronic discovery, intellectual property, labor and employment, benefits, bankruptcy, energy, real estate, environmental, land use, and tax. We hope you’ll join us for this opportunity to meet some of our lawyers working in these areas, and get to know us as an office and a firm.
 
The evening will begin with a tour of our Seattle office and an introduction to some of our partners at 4:00 p.m., followed by a networking reception at 4:30 p.m. at Frolik Restaurant and Bar. Beer, wine, soft drinks, and appetizers will be served.
 
Business casual attire is suggested.
 
To RSVP, please contact Tia Chang at tia.chang@klgates.com or 206.370.5760 by Monday, June 15, 2015.

Wednesday
June 24, 2015
4:00 - 6:00 p.m.
 
Location:
K&L Gates LLP
925 Fourth Avenue
Suite 2900
Seattle, WA 98104

 
For directions to K&L Gates, please click here.

ACC Washington Ambassadors Program - JOIN TODAY!


Be part of the ACC Washington by joining their new Ambassador Program. WA State law students selected as ambassadors have the opportunity to volunteer at ACC Washington networking and professional development events. Apply today using the link below!

*** Upcoming opportunity: Next Thursday, ACC Washington Ambassadors will attend the CLE presentations on technology issues at Microsoft. This is a great summer networking event!