Welcome to the Law, Government, and Policy interest community!

Members of this community are interested in careers that provide services to the public while often working for the public’s best interest in mind.  People who pursue careers in law, government, or policy develop skills in writing, public speaking, coalition building, interpersonal and intercultural communication, conflict resolution, outreach, systems-thinking, analysis and problem solving.

Examples of career pathways include (but are not limited to): lawyers, legal assistants, paralegals, public policy, international development, researchers, engineers, finance and budgeting, managers, activists, community organizers, analysts, politics, advocacy and local, statewide, tribal or federal administrators.

If you are specifically interested in going to law school, please check out our pre-law page.

The 16th Annual National Black Pre-Law Virtual Conference and Law Fair 2020

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The 16th Annual National Black Pre-Law Virtual Conference and Law Fair 2020

The National Black Pre-Law Conference is the nation’s premier information-sharing and networking event for aspiring Black lawyers!

About this Event

The National Black Pre-Law Conference and Law Fair …

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Election 2020: 11 Ways to Engage Students From Now Until November

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Election 2020: 11 Ways to Engage Students From Now Until November

Predicting the unpredictable, adopting an issue and other ideas for teaching and learning about the election.

Though election news will …

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The Cox-State Department Diplomacy Seminar

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The Cox-State Department Diplomacy Seminar

PROGRAM DESCRIPTION

The U.S. Department of State leads America’s foreign policy through diplomacy, advocacy, and assistance by advancing the interests of the American people, their safety, and economic prosperity. The Department actively seeks to recruit …

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Internships, Fellowships, Careers with the U.S. Department of State

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U.S. Foreign Service Internship Program

A two-summer international affairs experiential learning program

Application Cycle Opens: Tuesday, August 25 to Monday, September 7, 2020

Apply on USAJOBS.GOV

Background: Established in 2014, the U.S. Foreign Service Internship Program (USFSIP) is a merit …

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2020 Pacific Northwest Pre-Law Conference hosted by the law firm, Davis Wright Tremaine LLP

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2020 Pacific Northwest Pre-Law Conference hosted by the law firm, Davis Wright Tremaine LLP

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Thursday, July 30th, 2020
8:30 AM – 12:30 PM PT

ZOOM
A Zoom link will be provided once RSVP is submitted.

You are invited to …

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