Events and Announcements

CSO Job Fair Announcement

Midwest Public Interest Career Conference Register by Dec. 3

Registration for the Midwest Public Interest Career Conference is due to CSO by 5:00 p.m. Wednesday, December 3. The 2015 Midwest Public Interest Law Career Conference is scheduled to take place at Northwestern University School of Law in Chicago on Saturday, February 7, 2015. Public Interest and government employers from throughout the country will be invited to conduct interviews, Table Talk (informal networking with employers), and/or resume collection. The employer list is not yet available, but event information is at Any student who wishes to register for this event must send an email to, no later than Wednesday, December 3, with the following information: Student Last Name, Student Middle Initial or Middle Name, Student First Name, E-mail Address (YOU MUST REMOVE ANY E-MAIL HYPERLINKS), Current Class Year (1L, 2L or 3L), and Registered Last Year? (yes or no). If you think there is any chance you might want to participate in this Career Conference, please provide the above requested information by the deadline date! There will be an opportunity in January to withdraw your registration. If you miss the registration date, conference attendance is impossible.

Sponsored by Career Services
For more information, contact Career Services Office at or (314) 935-6451

General CSO Announcement

1L Professional Conference Jan 6-8

Over 100 professionals from across the country will impart practical knowledge to help energize your job search and prepare you for the interview season. The professional skills and connections gained this week will serve you well during law school and throughout your career. Watch for more information from the CSO at the end of exams.

Sponsored by CSO
For more information, contact Career Services at or (314) 935-6451

Scholarship, Grant & Contest Announcements

2015 Tannenwald Writing Competition

Named for the late Tax Court Judge Theodore Tannenwald, Jr., and designed to perpetuate his dedication to legal scholarship of the highest quality, the Tannenwald Writing Competition is open to all full or part-time law school students. Papers on any federal or state tax-related topic may be submitted in accordance with the competition rules Deadline for submitting papers is 9:00 p.m., EDT, July 1, 2015.

Sponsored by The American College of Tax Counsel and the Theodore Tannenwald, Jr. Foundation for Excellence in Tax Scholarship
For more information, contact Carrie Burns at or (314) 935-4605

2014 ABA Forum on the Construction Industry's Student Writing Competition

This competition is open to all law students in good standing and attending an ABA accredited law school in the 2014 academic year. Papers may be on any topic relating to construction law. Winning entry receives $2,000. Deadline to submit is January 15, 2015. For more information go to

Sponsored by ABA
For more information, contact Carrie Burns at or (314) 93-56438