Live Chat: Admissions Decisions–RSVP NOW!

You got your law school admissions decisions, but now what? How do you decide which school to choose? Maybe you were waitlisted and aren’t sure what your next steps should be. Join us for a live, online chat to discuss these issues and ask questions about the process.

 

When? Wednesday, April 6th @ 5:00pm
Where? Link to the online chat will be emailed out at a later date.

Life with a JD Panel–RSVP NOW

Are you interested in the legal profession but have never met an attorney before? Do you wonder what an attorney does on a day-to-day basis? Do you want a JD, but you don’t want to practice law? If you answered yes to any of these questions, then come to the “Life with a JD” panel! The panel will give you the opportunity to hear from practicing attorneys AND people who hold a JD but are currently working in other fields.
When? Wednesday, March 30th @ 6:00pm
Where? VKC 100
Panelists: Antonio Elefano (USC Law Writing Program Professor), Victoria Lin (Associate at Lewis Brisbois Bisgaard & Smith LLP), and T.D. Pham (L.A. County District Attorney)

In conjunction with a conference on campus, the Center for Law, History, and Culture is sponsoring a talk for undergraduates interested in law:

Please join us to hear from Professor Martha Jones on:

 The Children of Loving v. Virginia: Living at the Intersection of Law and Mixed-Race Identity

 Thursday, March 31st from 12-1pm

Doheny Memorial Library (DML) Room 240

 Light refreshments will be served

Please RSVP here: http://goo.gl/forms/3DQ2jEABub

Martha Jones is the Presidential Bicentennial Professor at the University of Michigan where she is a member of the faculties in history, African-American studies, and at the law school.  She is an award-winning scholar and public intellectual, whose books include a forthcoming history of race and citizenship in the pre-Civil War era, Birthright Citizens: A History of Race and Rights in Antebellum America (to be published by Cambridge University Press in 2017).  She regularly publishes commentary with CNN and Huffington Post.  Her creative nonfiction has appeared in The Michigan Quarterly Review.

More information on the talk can be found here: http://marthasjones.com/2015/01/21/the-children-of-loving-v-virginia-living-at-the-intersection-of-law-and-mixed-race-identity/

Live Online Chat: Life as a Law Student

Are you thinking about law school? This is a huge life altering decision which requires a lot of analysis. Join us online for a live chat with current law students from USC, Columbia, Cornell, Northwestern, and NYU! You will have the opportunity to ask questions about their day-to-day lives and gather information to help you decide whether law school is the right fit for you or not!

Date: Wednesday, February 24th @ 5pm

RSVP: https://usccollege.qualtrics.com/SE/?SID=SV_bPhEHklXy0KqPv7

Preparing for the Law School Application Cycle–RSVP NOW!

If you are planning to apply to law school in the fall, then this is a workshop you don’t want to miss. Come hear from the pre-law team about the various components of the law school admissions cycle. Topics to be discussed include:

  • The Application Timeline
  • LSAT/CAS
  • Letters of Recommendation
  • Personal Statement
Date: Wednesday, February 3rd @ 5pm
Location: SOS B40 (Social Sciences Building)

Preparing for the Law School Application Cycle

If you are planning to apply to law school in the fall, then this is a workshop you don’t want to miss. Come hear from the pre-law team about the various components of the law school admissions cycle. Topics to be discussed include:

  • The Application Timeline
  • LSAT/CAS
  • Letters of Recommendation
  • Personal Statement
Date: Wednesday, February 3rd @ 5pm
Location: SOS B40 (Social Sciences Building)

Judicial Panel

Date: Wednesday, November 4th, 5-6:30pm

Location: Doheny Memorial Library (DML) 233

Have you ever wondered what it would be like to be a judge? Join the Pre-Law Advising Team in welcoming four esteemed judges who will be discussing their unique journey to the bench and what the day-to-day tasks of an arbitrator of justice entail.

Panelists: Judge Kelvin Filer, Judge Melissa Widdifield, Judge Lee Tsao, Judge Sherilyn Garnett

RSVP: https://usccollege.qualtrics.com/SE/?SID=SV_6tJ3sOHyUldGSfb