Coastal Weekly | September 29 – October 5, 2013
Career Services Drop-In Day for 2Ls & 3Ls
The CSD will be hosting any 2Ls and 3Ls who wish to DROP-IN to the Career Services Office, ROOM 180, on Tuesday, October 1st between 9:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. for help completing Spring 2014 Externship Applications and enjoy a snack while working! The deadline to apply on Symplicity for Externships with Corporations, Public Interest Employers, and Government Entities is October 11th. We encourage students to act quickly to ensure time to have application materials reviewed. Don’t wait until the last minute!
No appointments are necessary for 2Ls and 3Ls, October 1st only! (For all other days, counseling appointments with the CSD are required and can be scheduled via Symplicity, by stopping into Room 180 or emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.)
Clinic Opportunities Await!
Criminal Defense Clinic and Family Law Clinic applications are due by midnight September 30th. Don’t miss out on the opportunity to gain real, legal work experience during your time in law school. Consider this great opportunity to get real legal work experience before you graduate.
Hispanic Leadership Recognizes Professor Ada Hammond
Professor Ada Hammond has been selected by Mayor Brown to receive the Hispanic American Leadership Award for the difference she has made to the city’s Hispanic community in the areas of Business and Education. She will receive this award on Monday, September 30 inside City Council Chambers at 117 W Duval St Jacksonville, FL 32202, at 6 p.m.
Here is a link with more info about the award: http://www.coj.net/departments/boards-and-commissions/hispanic-american-advisory-board/bizform/hispanic-leadership-award-nomination-form.aspx
Apply For These Florida Coastal School of Law Foundation Scholarships Now!
The Florida Coastal Foundation is now accepting applications for the Dan Bradley and Coastal Law Foundation Scholarships. These scholarships range from $2,000 to $2,500, and are awarded based upon merit, need, and the specific criteria of each scholarship. The deadline for applying is October 10th, 2013, with short essays required for each. For more information, look for a recent email with application from Kirsten Oliver in the Office of Advancement, or contact Elizabeth Bates at EBates@fcsl.edu.