RSVP: Gender Equality By Design (March 2)

Women comprise 50% of law students but only 22% of law firm partners. Calls to “lean in” and understand our own biases may not be enough to close the gender gap in leadership. What can be done at the institutional […]

Copyrighting Fashion After Varsity Brands

Friday, February 24, 2017 12:00 – 2:00 p.m. Vanderbilt Hall, Greenberg Lounge Interested in the law of fashion?  Join us for this exciting panel on the first Supreme Court case in decades to grapple with the subject.  Four panelists will […]

Threats to Freedom of Expression in the Age of Trump

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Tickets to ‘Kunstler’ at 5959 Studios

Tuesday, March 7, 7:15 p.m. 59 East 59th Street 59E59 theater is offering 25 tickets to the 7:15 performance of ‘Kunstler’ on March 7, which will feature a talk back after the performance with William Kunstler’s daughters Sarah and Emily […]

2017 Summer Judicial Internship

Applications Due February 24, 2017 The Latino Judges Association, Inc. (LJA) is once again providing a unique and exciting opportunity to a law student through its 2017 Summer Judicial Internship program.  The Intern will enjoy a broad variety of experiences […]

A Conversation with Ma Ying-jeou, Taiwan’s Former President

Sunday, March 2nd, 4:00 pm Furman Hall 216   Asia Law Society is proud to join the U.S.-Asia Law Institute in co-hosting a conversation between former President of Taiwan Ma Ying-jeou and Professor Jerome Cohen. Together they will reflect on the […]

LSAC Writing Competition 2017

The LSAC Diversity Committee is announcing the 2017 Diversity Writing Competition. There are three levels of competition (1L, 2L, and 3L/4L.) The winner of each level will receive a $5,000 cash prize.  The absolute deadline for all entries is March 31, 2017. […]

The Warren E. Burger Prize

The American Inns of Court Warren E. Burger Prize is a writing competition designed to promote scholarship in the areas of professionalism, ethics, civility, and excellence.   You are invited to submit an original, unpublished essay of 10,000-20,000 words on […]

The New Era of Financial Regulation: A Conversation with Sharon Bowen and Annette Nazareth

Monday, March 6, 2017 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM Furman Hall, Lester Pollack Colloquium 245 Sullivan Street New York, NY 10012   Join the Law & Business Association and Law Women for a panel discussion and Q&A with CFTC Commissioner […]

2017 Ed Mendrzycki Essay Contest

For Law Students and Young Lawyers For Innovative Research and Writing on Lawyers’ Professional Liability An Annual Competition Concluding every April $5,000 Prize & a free trip to the LPL National Legal Malpractice Conference! Contest Mission The contest encourages original […]

Peer Tutoring Program: Invitation to Serve as a Tutor

If you are a 2L or 3L student who has excelled in a particular substantive area and has a knack for teaching, we urge you to apply to provide tutoring service to a fellow student. If you agree to act […]

Association of Black Women Attorneys (ABWA) 2017 Ruth Whitehead Whaley Scholarships

The Association of Black Women Attorneys (ABWA) is now accepting applications for the 2017 Ruth Whitehead Whaley Scholarships. The application can be found here.  These scholarships are awarded to law students who demonstrate financial need, exhibit an interest in the public […]

Notre Dame Law School Smith-Doheny Legal Ethics Writing Competition

Notre Dame Law School sponsors an annual writing competition on the topic of legal ethics.  All students with an interest in legal ethics are invited and encouraged to participate.   A prize of $2,500 will be awarded for one winning […]

Peer Tutoring Program: Requesting a Tutor

The Office of Student Affairs offers a tutoring program for students who are struggling academically, or who have missed a substantial amount of class time due to illness or other personal problems. In considering whether to request a tutor, it […]


The Brandeis Association of Queens County Scholarship Fund provides scholarships to Jewish law students currently in the 2nd or 3rd year of study at the time of submission and who are residents of Queens County or who are attending law […]

Run for Something: How to Put Young Progressives into Local Office

 WHEN: Thursday, February 23, 6pm-7pm  WHERE: Lester Pollack Colloquium, 9th Floor, Furman Hall, 245 Sullivan Street We know that running for office can seem daunting, that’s why the NYU Law Democrats are bringing in the experts to help. Run for Something — a new political nonprofit founded […]

Conner Intellectual Property Law Writing Competition

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LRAP Information Sessions

If you are thinking about a career in public interest law, let us show you how LRAP can work for you after graduation. The Office of Student Financial Services invites you to attend any of our upcoming LRAP Information Sessions.  […]

Morgan Lewis Foundation Diversity Scholarship application is now available!

The law firm of Morgan Lewis is seeking applications for its 2017-18 Diversity Scholarship.  The scholarship award amount is typically set at $20,000 for the second year of law school and $20,000 for the third year.  Deadline to apply for […]

Register now! Women of Color Collective Alumnae Reception

The Women of Color Collective Alumnae Reception Wednesday, March 1 | 7:00-9:00 p.m. D’Agostino Hall, Martin Lipton Hall The theme of this year’s celebration is “Building Bridges: Tearing Down Walls.” During the reception, the Women of Color Collective will proudly […]

PILC Drop-in Hours for the Week of February 20

For career planning questions that can be answered in 15 minutes or less, the Public Interest Law Center (PILC) offers drop-in counseling during the following days and times this week: Tuesday, from 3:30 to 4:30 pm Wednesday, from 3:00 to 4:00 pm Thursday, […]

Upcoming 1L Government Deadlines

The following government programs have 2L deadlines coming up in the next few weeks.  Details of these programs are provided in the 2016-17 Government Honors & Internship Handbook, located at Password: pomegranate   1Ls Summer Federal Housing Finance Agency – […]

Upcoming 2L Government Deadlines

The following government programs have 2L deadlines coming up in the next few weeks.  Details of these programs are provided in the 2016-17 Government Honors & Internship Handbook, located at Password: pomegranate   2Ls Summer Federal Housing Finance Agency – […]

Upcoming 3L Government Deadlines

The following government programs have 3L deadlines coming up in the next few weeks.  Details of these programs are provided in the 2016-17 Government Honors & Internship Handbook, located at Password: pomegranate   3Ls No current upcoming deadlines.  Please check […]

Upcoming Public Policy Internship and Fellowship Deadlines

The following government programs have deadlines coming up in the next few weeks.  Details of these programs are provided in the 2015-16 Government Honors & Internship Handbook, located at password: pomegranate   FELLOWSHIPS Policy Research, Inc. (Various Locations Nationwide) – […]

Feb. 23: How to Be an Effective Activist: A 90-Minute Training on Nonviolent Action

Date: Thursday, February 23, 2017 Time: 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm Location: Eisner & Lubin Auditorium, 4th Floor, Kimmel Center for University Live, 60 Washington Square South   Popular protest—like other forms of political action—requires passion to be effective, but […]

Feb. 24: Latinx Rights Scholarship Annual Symposium: Revitalization for Whom?

Friday, February 24 11:00 AM – 3:30 PM Lipton Hall In New York City’s fastest gentrifying neighborhoods, the average rent has nearly doubled in the last twenty years. But gentrification is about much more than housing policy–it is a complex […]

Feb. 24: Human Rights and the “War on Terror”: Holding the United States Accountable in Foreign Jurisdictions

A lunch talk with   Shahzad Akbar Fellow, Reprieve Founder, Foundation for Fundamental Rights                                                                     Andreas Schüller Director of International Crimes and Accountability Program,  European Center for Constitutional and Human Rights   Hosted by PILC and CHRGJ   Date: Friday, […]

LLM Washington DC Trip – Last day to request space: Tuesday, Feb. 21

The DC trip will take place from Friday, March 24 through Sunday, March 26. A sample itinerary is here.   We have reached capacity for the bus and original block of rooms. However, we may still be able to reserve […]

March 9 Event: A New Paradigm for Corporate Governance?

Thursday, March 9, 2017  |  4:30 PM – 6:30 PM Vanderbilt Hall, Room 210 40 Washington Square South New York 10012  map   What does a “corporate governance” paradigm do?  What role does it play in board governance?  What role […]