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What's going on?: January 19-22

WELCOME BACK!!!!  We are absolutely thrilled to have everyone back here at Hulston Hall.  We hope that you all had a relaxing break and are ready to jump right back into the swing of things.

If you haven’t already, please be sure to attend the Interviewing Skills Program that will be held on Wednesday, January 20th from 1:00pm-1:50pm in the courtroom.  During this program, you will learn the ins and outs of job interviews, including how to prepare, types of questions to expect, strategies for putting your best foot forward, common “wrong ” answers to avoid, and follow up etiquette.  While this program is primarily for 1Ls, all students are welcome to attend.  For 1Ls, this will satisfy 1/2 of your interviewing skills requirement.  You must all participate in a mock interview.  Sign up information is available on Symplicity.  Career Component Credit is available.

Husch Blackwell will be hosting a 1L Reception on Thursday, January 21st from 5:00pm-7:00pm at the Heidelberg.  Please note, this event is business casual dress.  RSVP by January 14 to Kelly Johnson,

Upcoming Events:

— Planning your 1L Summer: January 27, 1-1:50 p.m. in the Courtroom.    Career Component Credit available… more info on Symplicity.

— Crahan Fellowship Information Session: February 1st, 1-1:50 p.m. in the Courtroom.  RSVP on Symplicity REQUIRED!!!



What's going on?: November 30-December 4

I can’t believe that this semester is almost over.  We will not be having any further blog posts this semester, but be sure to check back next January for some amazing articles. With final exams beginning next week, I just want to urge each and every one of you to take care of yourselves during  Continue Reading »

What's going on?: November 2-6

Only 3 weeks until Thanksgiving break…. but you aren’t counting right?  Well until we let you go for a week of turkey, family and outlining, we have lots of great events and programs lined up. If you are interested in working in Chicago or being part of the Midwest Public Interest Career Conference, please attend  Continue Reading »

What's going on?: October 26-30

Halloween is Saturday… but we have a lot going on before you put on your new costumes and do the Monster Mash. 1L Boot Camp is finishing up this week.  Be sure to check out Symplicity to make sure that you have RSVP’d for all of the sections that you are supposed to attend.  This  Continue Reading »

Spotlight on the Profession: Blair Bopp (3L)

Hello, and welcome to the Mizzou Law Career Development blog! My name is Blair Bopp, and I am currently in my third and final year of law school. For this post, I have chosen to discuss law school success from my perspective. Of course, experiences vary from person to person, and this is simply my  Continue Reading »

What's going on?: October 19-23

This week we begin our 1L Boot Camp series, which is a combination of various workshops, such as a resume drafting workshop, a cover letter workshop, and dress for success.  Make sure that you have RSVP’d for all of the sections you are required to attend on Symplicity.  If you have any questions, please don’t  Continue Reading »

Career 411: Etiquette of Business Cards

As you prepare for your summer job or permanent employment after graduation, the use and etiquette of business cards becomes important.  Exchanging business cards with attorneys you meet in professional or social settings is a great way to interact and continue to connect. The Career Development Office has a template on the computer in the Resource Room that  Continue Reading »