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Message from the Dean

Dean Susan PoserI am pleased to announce the 2013 Alumni Council Awards.

Each year, the College of Law Alumni Council presents awards to alumni, a faculty member, and a third-year student.

This year's awards will be presented at the annual alumni lunch on April 5th and will go to:
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Levinson to deliver Pound Lecture today

Sanford LevinsonThe annual Pound Lecture will be delivered by Sanford Levinson, professor of law at the University of Texas, at noon, March 7 in the College of Law. The lecture, "Is Government by 'Reflection and Choice' a One-Time Experience," is free and open to the public. Continue reading…

From the Library

Rich LeiterNew Schmidguide
The Times They are a Changin'
Lexis Users Take Note
Spring Break Hours
Tip of the Week
New Books @Schmid Law Library as of February 28, 2013
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Recyclemania is taking off!

RecyclemaniaLet’s help put UNL (and the Law College) on the recycling map!
Now’s the time- Recycle what you don’t need!
Look for posters at the recycle bins and fill them up!
Read more on the latest standings:
UNL leads Big Ten in paper, cardboard recycling

UNL has grabbed an early lead among Big Ten universities competing in RecycleMania, a friendly recycling competition. Continue reading…

Women’s Week: March 1-14

Women’s Week: March 1-14Celebrating the journey through movies, art, comedy, Leadership Luncheons, Real Women Run Conference, Shakespeare’s Sister, Women’s History Month Banquet and the Chancellor's Outstanding Contribution to Women Awards Ceremony and Reception. Continue reading…

Theodore C. Sorensen Fellowship

The Theodore C. Sorensen Fellowship Fund was established in 1991 by Theodore C. Sorensen, a 1951 graduate of the College of Law.

The Fellowship Fund awards scholarships up to the amount of tuition and fees to full-time third year law students who have demonstrated superior academic performance, are native Nebraskans or have graduated from a Nebraska High School, and have demonstrated a commitment to public affairs and to the public service of Nebraska or the United States or at the international level.
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Spring Break Shadow Sign Ups!!!

Deadline: Wednesday, March 6

Several opportunities are still available: Douglas County Juvenile Courts, Anderson Creager, Nebraska Department of Revenue and the University of Nebraska Athletic Department to name a few! We have over 30 employers interested in hosting one or more students as part of the Spring Break Shadow Program. This is a great way for you to learn about a practice area, see a Judge in action or meet more people in the legal community.
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WLC Job Outfitters Clothing Drive

WLC Job Outfitters Clothing DriveMarch 4– March 8

In need of an excuse for a little spring cleaning?
Donate your used professional clothes to a good cause!

The Women’s Law Caucus is holding a professional clothing drive to benefit local men and women who are in need of professional clothing.
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On-Campus Interviews:

Friday, March 15

Nebraska Municipal Power Pool Energy will be interviewing for a law clerk.

Deadline for 1Ls to upload application materials in ROSCOE is Tuesday, March 5 at 3:00 p.m.
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KC Interview Day- Save the Date!

KC Interview DayCSO will be holding off-campus interviews in Kansas City on Friday, August 9th.

Most firms and other employers are interested in hiring rising 2Ls (Class of 2015), but we will be asking them to indicate their interest in interviewing 2Ls, 3Ls, or LL.M.s.
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Originally published March 11, 2013 - Submit an Item