Posts of interest to 1L students.

Posts of interest to 1L students.

HALLOWEEN CELEBRATION! Tuesday, October 31st @ Hayden Hall

In its fine tradition of ghoulishly fun Halloween activities, the Department of Residence Services will once again be hosting children of all members of the Law School community for trick-or-treating on Tuesday, October 31st in Hayden Hall, 240 Mercer Street. […]

Oct. 23: Jean-Pictet IHL Competition Application Deadline Extended

The application for membership in the 2018 NYU Jean-Pictet Team has been extended to Monday, October 23, 2017 at 5:00 pm. The Center for Human Rights and Global Justice is accepting applications for membership on the NYU Team to the Jean-Pictet […]

Oct. 30: Black Voices on Immigration – Perspectives from the African Diaspora in the United States

Black Voices on Immigration:  Perspectives from the African Diaspora in the United States   October 30th, Sexton Lounge, NYU Law School 245 Sullivan Street, 2nd Floor. Dinner: 6:00pm – 6:30pm Panel Discussion: 6:30pm – 8:00pm *Event is Open to the Public*   […]

You’re invited: Global/Emile Noël Fellows Forum October 24 and 31

All Global Fellows, that is Global and Senior Global Research Fellows, Global and Senior Global Fellows from Practice & Government and Post-Doctoral Global Fellows, attend the Global Fellows Forum, which features presentations of research by Global Fellows to an audience […]

Tue 10/24 @ 4:30pm : Entrepreneurship for Human Rights

Tue 10/24 4:30-6:00pm Vanderbilt Hall, Room 201   Interested in entrepreneurship for social good? Want to use your law degree to support exciting new non-profits and social enterprises?  Join Andy Moss, Entrepreneur-in-Residence at the NYU Entrepreneurial Institute, for a a […]

Senior Global Research Fellow Seeks Research Assistant (1Ls, 2Ls, 3Ls, LLMs)

  Senior Global Research Fellow, Amr Shalakany, http://www.aucegypt.edu/fac/amrshalakany seeks research assistance on topics involving Comparative Law, Islamic Law, Queer Theory, Law and Revolution. Familiarity with Arabic and/or French is a plus but not required. The hourly rate is $13.50 and […]

The Inside Track to 1L Exams

Wednesday, November 1, 12:45-2:00 p.m. Vanderbilt Hall, Greenberg Lounge Are you curious about how to maximize your exam-taking skills? Could you use some tips on how to outline your course materials? Would you like advice on how to focus your […]

Center for Alcohol Policy – 10th Annual National Essay Contest

The Center for Alcohol Policy is now accepting entries for its 10th Annual National Essay Contest. The Center’s national essay contest is intended to foster debate, analysis and examination of state alcohol regulation.   The topic for this year’s contest […]

Free Meditation and Yoga

MindfulNYU hosts a wide offering of FREE yoga and meditation classes throughout the week during the academic year. All yoga classes require an NYU ID. Some of our meditation classes are open to the public, please see below for more […]

LRAP Information Session

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 one of our upcoming LRAP Information Sessions.  […]

Nov 1: Human Rights Summer Internship Deadline

NYU’s Center for Human Rights and Global Justice (CHRG) is accepting applications for its full-time 10-week summer internship program, which will run from June 4, 2018 to August 10, 2018. Applications are due November 1, 2017. The Center houses the Global Justice Clinic, […]

Registration for the PILC Fair Opens on November 1

The Public Interest Law Center is pleased to invite you to NYU Law’s 41st annual Public Interest Legal Career Fair onThursday and Friday, February 8 and 9, 2018!   Student registration opens on November 1 at 9:00 a.m. and closes on December 1 at 11:59 p.m.   […]

Nov. 9: Reckoning with Racial Injustice in the United States

Join the Center for Human Rights and Global Justice (CHRGJ) at NYU School of Law and the International Center on Transitional Justice (ICTJ) for the ninth annual Emilio Mignone Lecture on Transitional Justice. This year’s event will examine the legacy of […]

PILC Drop-in Hours for the Week of October 16

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: Monday, from 2:00 to 3:00 pm Tuesday, from 3:30 to […]

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 arizonahandbooks.com/u/nyupilc Password: frenchfries   1Ls Summer Equal Employment Opportunity Commission – […]

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 arizonahandbooks.com/u/nyupilc password: frenchfries   FELLOWSHIPS Association of University Programs in Health Administration […]

Oct. 16: Finding & Funding a 1L Public Interest Internship

PILC invites all 1Ls to attend this information session and learn about PILC’s Summer Funding Program. PILC counselors will offer advice on how to begin looking for a summer internship and insight into what PILC can do to help.   […]

Oct. 19: Winter & Spring Break Intensive Pro Bono Research Welcome Reception

If you are interested in participating in intensive pro bono research projects during winter or spring break, please join PILC and pro bono host organizations as they introduce their projects.  For more information on the projects please see this post. […]

Oct. 20: Immigrant Justice Corp Info Session

Please join PILC for an information session on the Immigrant Justice Corps Fellowship (http://justicecorps.org/fellowship/) to be held Friday, October 20, at 2:00 PM in the PILC Library. We will be joined by Victoria Neilson, Legal Director of the IJC. This […]

Oct. 23: PILC and Guarini Center Environmental Law Luncheon

Are you interested in a career in environmental and land use law? Join us for a lunch conversation with alums Carrie Noteboom ’03 from the NYC Law Department and Jonathan Kalmuss-Katz ’10 from Sive, Paget & Riesel.  They will give […]

Oct. 23: 1L Government & Prosecution Summer Internships Info Session​

Calling All 1Ls Who Want to Spend Their Summers Working for a Government Agency or Prosecutor’s Office If you are a 1L who may want to spend your upcoming summer interning in a federal, state or local government agency or prosecutor’s […]

Oct. 24: A Conversation with Dr. David Malone

The Public Interest Law Center invites you to a conversation with UN Under-Secretary-General David Malone, Rector of the United Nations University. Prior to joining UNU in 2013, Dr. Malone held many high-level roles in the Canadian government, including positions within the […]

Oct. 24: Latinx Rights Scholarship Lecture – Community Resistance and Immigrant Rights in the Age of Trump

On behalf of NYU Law School’s Latinx Rights Scholars Program, please join us for our annual Latinxs in the Law Lecture, “Community Resistance and Immigrant Rights in the Age of Trump,” featuringLuis Angel Reyes Savalza ‘15, immigration attorney and Director […]

Oct. 26: Brown Bag Lunch with State Senator Todd Kaminsky: From NYU Law to Prosecutor to Legislator

Please join PILC for a conversation with New York State Senator Todd Kaminsky (’03) about his current role as a state  legislator and his previous work as a state and federal prosecutor. Mr. Kaminsky, a Long island Democrat, won his […]

Oct. 27-28: Equal Justice Works Conference and Career Fair

Equal Justice Works is hosting its annual conference and career fair on Friday, October 27 and Saturday, October 28, in Arlington, Virginia.   More than 150 public interest employers will conduct interviews for internships and full-time jobs and meet with students […]

Oct. 30: Information Session with The Legal Aid Society

Please join The Legal Aid Society for an information session on October 30 at 12:45 p.m.! The Legal Aid Society is the oldest and largest nonprofit organization in the United States providing free legal services for clients who cannot afford […]

Nov. 1: New York State Office of the Attorney General Information Session

The New York State Office of the Attorney General (OAG) will be on campus for a panel discussion about career opportunities and the importance of the state attorneys general.  The panel will be moderated by Sandra Jefferson Grannum, Chief of the […]

Nov. 1: Gallatin Global Fellowship in Human Rights Deadline

The Gallatin Global Fellowship in Human Rights will provide several selected NYU students with $5,000 each for extended internships or research projects to be conducted in Summer 2018. Interested students should plan to attend an Information Session and the Fall Symposium. […]

Nov. 2: National Lawyers Guild Labor and Employment Committee Fall Conference Call

On Thursday 11/2 from 5:30-7:00pm, join with other law students across the country in a conference call with representatives from the SEIU and the Peggy Browning Fund to learn about summer and post-grad job opportunities.   Law students of all […]

Nov. 3: Getting out of NYC – Summer Internships Beyond the Big Cities

Thinking about the summer?  Interested in getting out of New York City (or any big city)?  Come get inspired through hearing about the experiences of 2Ls and 3Ls who have taken the path less traveled.  Students will discuss their experiences […]