Category Archives: PUBLIC INTEREST LAW CENTER (PILC)

Public Interest Weekly News Digest from PSJD

Here is the latest weekly News Digest from PSJD! *** Happy Friday everyone!  Next week is National Pro Bono Week!   There are great events happening all over the country.  Now is the time to recommit to serving your community.  One…

PILC Drop-in Counseling Hours for the Week of Oct. 20

For career planning questions that can be answered in 10 minutes or less, the Public Interest Law Center (PILC) offers drop-in counseling during the following days and times this week: Monday, from 3:30 to 4:30 pm with Sara Rakita Tuesday, from 3:30…

Deadline Updates on Government Honors & Internship Handbook

The following deadline information has been updated on the website has been updated. You can access the site here: https://www.law.arizona.edu/career/Government_Honors2014-15/Contents.cfm username: thin; password: mints Department of Health & Human Services – Office of the General Counsel Centers for Medicare & Medicaid…

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 2014-15 Government Honors & Internship Handbook, located at https://www.law.arizona.edu/career/honorshandbook.cfm. California Department of Justice – 2016-18 California Attorney General’s…

Reminders for 2Ls: Summer Funding and the Public Service Auction

This is a quick reminder to please register in the PILC Summer Funding database if you have not already done so, at: https://its.law.nyu.edu/pilc/summerfunding/. You can always opt out later if you decide not to do a public interest internship, but…

Oct. 20: 1L Job Search Skills Workshop

Monday, October 20, 2014  |  12:30 PM – 1:50 PM Tishman Auditorium, Vanderbilt Hall 40 Washington Square South  map MANDATORY for 1L students applying for Public Interest Law Center Summer Funding. Learn how to apply for funding and how to find…

Oct. 21: 1L Public Defender Info Session

Tuesday, October 21, 2014  |  11:00 AM – 11:50 AM Classroom 212, Furman Hall 245 Sullivan Street  map Learn about public defender jobs for first-year students with Rachel Peckerman, Associate Director at the Public Interest Law Center.

Oct. 22: Special Summer Internship Programs for NYU 1L and 2L Students

SPECIAL SUMMER INTERNSHIP PROGRAMS FOR NYU 1L AND 2L STUDENTS  INFORMATION SESSION Wednesday October 22, 4:00-5:30 p.m. Furman Hall, Room 216 ►International Law and Human Rights Fellowship ►The Hague Conference on Private International Law Internship ►Helaine Barnett Summer Fellowship at…

Oct. 23: Lawyering in the Field of Civil Liberties

Thursday, October 23, 2014 | 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM | Furman Hall, 310 To celebrate Pro Bono Week 2014, ACLU litigator Stephen Pevar will deliver a lunchtime talk on the topic of “Lawyering in the Field of Civil Liberties.”…

Leaders in Public Interest Lecture, Nov. 3: Alan Jenkins, Executive Director, Co-Founder, The Opportunity Agenda

Monday, November 3, 2014  |  6:00 PM – 7:30 PM Lipton Hall, D’Agostino Hall 110 West 3rd Street  map Featured speaker Alan Jenkins, Executive Director, Co-Founder, The Opportunity Agenda. Reception to follow lecture. Students who attend will recieve PILC Summer Funding…

Bickel & Brewer Symposium, Nov 7: The Latino Child and the Law

The Latino Child and the Law | Friday, November 7, 2014 This national symposium brings together experienced practitioners, renowned academics, organizers, advocates, and law students from across the country to discuss the various areas in which the rights of the…

Gallatin Global Fellowship in Human Rights Symposium

Tuesday, October 21, 5:30-7:00 p.m., with reception to follow NYU School of Law, D’Agostino Hall 108 West 3rd Street The Gallatin Global Fellowship in Human Rights supports students from across NYU as they conduct extended research or experiential learning projects that focus on…

2L & LLM: New Human Rights Fellowship!

We are pleased to announce that the Law School will now be participating in the Gallatin Global Fellowship in Human Rights. 2L and LLM students are eligible to apply. This is a year-long program. Fellows will enroll in a no-credit…

Reproductive Justice Fellowships, NYU Law Carr Center for Reproductive Justice

Graduating 3Ls may apply for the Reproductive Justice Fellowship provided by the NYU Law Carr Center for Reproductive Justice.  This fellowship is restricted to new or recent graduates of NYU School of Law, three of whom will be selected for…

LLM: International Law Human Rights Fellowships Group Counseling Sessions

PILC Counselors will be offering group counseling sessions for LLMs on the International Finance and Development (IFD) Fellowships and the International Law and Human Rights Fellowship (ILHR) Program. See below for session dates and RSVP links. IFD Group Counseling Session October…

JD International Fellowships Group Counseling Sessions

Join Sara Rakita for a group counseling session on international fellowships for JDs. RVSP for either session below. October 29, 4:00-5:00 p.m. OCS/PILC Library (Furman Hall, 430) RVSP here. November 4, 4:00-5:00 p.m. OCS/PILC Library (Furman Hall, 430) RSVP here.

Faculty Research Assistant Postings (2Ls, 3Ls, LLMs)

Following is a listing of currently active RA positions on CSM.  Full descriptions and application instructions are available through the CSM Job Postings Tab: https://law-nyu-csm.symplicity.com/students/ Professor Alvarez – CSM ID 435091. Prof. Alvarez is looking for a research assistant on…

Public Interest Weekly New Digest from PSJD

Here is the latest weekly News Digest from PSJD! *** Happy Friday everyone! Today is World Mental Health Day. Take a little time to assess your own mental health today, and perhaps reach out to someone you suspect is struggling.…

PILC Drop-in Counseling Hours for the Week of Oct. 13 – revised hour for Thursday

For career planning questions that can be answered in 10 minutes or less, the Public Interest Law Center (PILC) offers drop-in counseling during the following days and times this week: Monday, from 3:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. with Sara Rakita Tuesday, from…

2015 Bertha Justice Institute Ella Baker Summer Internship Annoucement

2015 Ella Baker Summer Internship Program Announcement The Center for Constitutional Rights (CCR) is a non-profit legal and educational organization dedicated to advancing and protecting the rights guaranteed by the United States Constitution and the Universal Declaration of Human Rights. …

Upcoming 3L Government Honors Deadlines

The following government programs have 3L deadlines coming up in the next few weeks.  Details of these programs are provided in the 2014-15 Government Honors & Internship Handbook, located at https://www.law.arizona.edu/career/honorshandbook.cfm. user name: thin; password: mints Army Corps of Engineers…

Deadline Updates on Government Honors & Internship Handbook

The following deadline information has been updated on the website has been updated. You can access the site here: https://www.law.arizona.edu/career/Government_Honors2014-15/Contents.cfm username: thin; password: mints Federal Energy Regulatory Commission – Summer Intern Program (2L – Paid) – Deadline changed from Rolling Basis…

Presidential Management Fellow Application Open and Deadline 10/15

The Class of 2015 PMF application is open from October 1-15, 2014, and the announcement can be found at www.USAJOBS.gov when it opens (simply search for “Presidential Management Fellows” during the open period). To learn more about eligibility and how…

George A. Katz Fellowship – Deadline Oct. 15

The Brennan Center for Justice at NYU School of Law is a nonpartisan public policy and law institute that focuses on improving the systems of democracy and justice in the United States. Among our core priorities, we fight to protect…

NYU Alternative Breaks – Applications Due Oct. 17

Alternative Breaks Applications Due 10/17 Please fill out and return the application by 11:59pm, next Friday, October 17th, making sure to follow all the application instructions! If you have any trip-specific questions, please contact the contacts listed on the trip descriptions. If you have any general application-specific questions, please feel…

U.S. Air Force JAG Information Session on Wednesday, October 15, 2014 at 10:00 a.m. (2Ls, 3Ls)

Major Todd Sparks will be on campus on October 15, 2014 to discuss the U.S. Air Force JAG application process as well as provide information about the U.S. Air Force JAG and their diverse areas of practice. This information session…

Oct. 13: Fall Public Interest Mentors & Clinics Reception

Monday, October 13, 2014  |  6:00 PM – 7:30 PM Greenberg Lounge, Vanderbilt Hall 40 Washington Square South  map Reception for the public interest community to relax and come together. 1L students can meet their public interest mentors.

Oct. 14: Right to Counsel for Immigrants and Careers in Immigrants with Ahilan Arunlantham

Tuesday, October 14, 2014  |  4:00 PM – 6:00 PM Smart Classroom 216, Vanderbilt Hall 40 Washington Square South  map Ahilan T. Arulanantham is the Deputy Legal Director at the ACLU of Southern California and a Senior Staff Attorney at the ACLU…

Oct. 15: Leaders in Public Interest Lecture: Zachary Carter ’75, Corporation Counsel of New York City

The Leaders in Public Interest Lecture proudly presents Zachary Carter’ 75, corporation counsel for the City of New York. Mr. Carter will address students on Wednesday, October 15, 2014 at 5:00 p.m. in Greenberg Lounge, Vanderbilt Hall. Mr. Carter will…

Oct. 15: Diversity Reception with NYC Corporation Counsel Zachary Carter ‘75

PILC and the NYC Law Department invite all NYU Law students to a Diversity Reception with NYC Corporation Counsel Zachary Carter ’75 from 4:00-5:00 p.m. in the Sexton Student Lounge on the 2nd Floor of Furman Hall. Mr. Carter is…