Wednesday, December 1, 2010

Upcoming 1L Diversity Events

1Ls - The Diversity application period takes place very soon after the start of the Spring Semester. Be sure to keep an eye on the important events and application deadlines over the break.

If you plan to apply to a summer diversity program, be sure to mark your calendar for these upcoming events:

* Diversity 1L Student Reception at K&L Gates on Thursday, January 6.

* The Annual Diversity Fellowship Meet & Greet with individual firms will be on Tuesday, January 11 from 5:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. in the Second Floor Gallery. The event format will feature "table talk" and an opportunity to mingle with attorneys and recruiting representatives from firms hosting a 1L summer diversity fellowship. Dress is business professional.

* Program representatives from the Puget Sound Area Minority Clerkship Program will be on campus at 5:30 on January 10 in the Second Floor Gallery to talk about the program and answer questions about the application process. Dress is business casual.

* CPD will be hosting an informal information session featuring last year's student participants in the Puget Sound Area Minority Clerkship Program on Thursday, January 13 at noon in the Courtroom. Come learn about the experience you can get in the program and the application process from people who have lived it!

For event details and application deadlines, be sure to check out our Diversity Page.