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.

RSVP UW Law School Event: Making Connections: Pathways to a Legal Career

Making Connections Pathways to a Legal Career

Making Connections: Pathways to a Legal Career

Early registration open for Costco Scholars –REGISTER NOW!

Students from diverse backgrounds are invited to DISCOVER LAW on February 28 at UW Law (10:30 AM- 2:30 PM); Come for lunch – stay for the …

By Dawn Cheung
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Northwestern University School of Law: Master of Science in Law

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The Master of Science in Law at Northwestern University Pritzker School of Law is a unique program that provides individuals with STEM backgrounds with specialized training in the areas of intellectual property and patent design, business law and entrepreneurship, regulatory …

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UW Law Minority Law Students’ Association Community Dinner

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To RSVP: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/mlsa-community-dinner-is-law-school-for-you-free-event-at-uw-law-tickets-92954466311?aff=utm_source%3Deb_email%26utm_medium%3Demail%26utm_campaign%3Dnew_event_email&utm_term=eventurl_text

By Dawn Cheung
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Law/Government/Policy Employers at the Winter Job & Internship Fair, 2/13

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The 2020 Winter Job & Internship Fair is this Thursday, February 13 from 1pm-5pm in the HUB Ballrooms. Over 100 employers will be in attendance looking to recruit UW students for their jobs and internships – and many of them …

By Daniel Herb (He/Him)
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The Washington Center (TWC) internship program in Washington D.C.

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Are you interested in doing an internship in Washington, D.C. and earning UW credit?

The Washington Center (TWC) runs an internship program in Washington, D.C., that is open to all UW undergraduates (all majors welcome) and provides comprehensive service, including internship placement and housing. Placements include government agencies, corporations, nonprofits, …

By Dawn Cheung
Dawn Cheung Career Coach Dawn Cheung
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