Latest News as of 2/28/20

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Lauri’s drop-in hours Wed 3/4: 1:30-4, Thurs 3/5 1:30-4 (but I might need to cancel the afternoon on Thurs. because I’m getting a new computer that day and I don’t know how long it will take the IT guys to set it up.)

1) Sign Up to Walk
2) Blueprint LSAT Prep Sunday!
3) Mock Interview
4) Su Study Abroad
5) Sports Industry Careers
6) Su20 Intrnshp Credit
7) LSAT Wkshp
8) Fa20 Sneak Peek

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1) Sign Up to Walk

Sign Up to Walk

So far 109 of you have signed up! Yay!
There are more of you who still need to sign up.
Even if you’re not going to walk, fill the out the form…I’m being asked for graduate info ūüėČ
Thank you!

Sign up now to walk in the Legal Studies Commencement Ceremony, Sunday May 17th at 9am.
Go to the ‘Commencement’ tab on our website for all kinds of details.

https://forms.gle/UknEE2aDzKhzBV7V6

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2) Blueprint LSAT Prep

Blueprint LSAT Prep
Blueprint LSAT Prep and Sigma Alpha Nu have teamed up to offer a free Law School Admissions workshop on March 1, 2020 (Sunday) on campus at Barrows Rm. 136 starting at 7pm.

Mark your calendars and make sure you don’t miss this opportunity to learn about the important steps it takes to become a lawyer! Hope¬†to see you there.

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3) Mock Interview

Mock Interview
Mock Interviews available for Humanities students for only 5 weeks at the Career Center!

Interview coming up? Make an appointment to meet one-on-one with an experienced consultant to conduct a mock interview and get feedback on your interviewing skills.

We suggest that you prepare your answers to the most common questions asked such as:¬†Tell me about yourself/Walk me through your resume, Why do you want this job, and Why should we hire you….

Be sure to review our website before you arrive: https://career.berkeley.edu/Tools/Interviewing

*You may schedule only ONE appointment per semester*

Book a Mock Interview NOW

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4) Su Study Abroad

Su Study Abroad

Applications for Berkeley Summer Abroad programs close on March 15, 2020.

Venice and Trieste, Italy: Italian Language and Culture
February 25, 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
B-33B Dwinelle

Paris, France: French Language, Culture, and History
February 25, 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
102 Wurster Hall

Guardamar, Spain: Imagining and Re-Envisioning the Urban Setting
February 27, 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
442 Stephens Hall

Mo’orea: Polynesian Culture and Contemporary Art
February 27, 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
78 Barrows

Puebla & Mexico City, Mexico: Spanish for Heritage Speakers and Nauatl Language
February 27, 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Center for Latin American Studies (2334 Bowditch)

Barcelona, Spain: Contemporary Catalan and Spanish Politics
March 4, 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
442 Stephens Hall

Bahia, Brazil: Afro-Feminism, Creative Process, and Brazil
March 5, 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Barrows 78

Learn how you can take Berkeley courses abroad at one of our info sessions:
Don’t see the program you’re interested in?
Visit a Berkeley Summer Abroad adviser during drop-in advising on Mondays, 1-5 p.m. at 160 Stephens Hall.
Join our AMA on the r/berkeley subreddit on Wednesday, February 26 and ask us anything about Berkeley Summer Abroad programs.
Follow us on Instagram for features about each program and notes from faculty and participating students.

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5) Sports Industry Careers

Sports Industry Careers

Career Connections: Sports Industry

You’re invited to join us at our upcoming event – Career Connections: Sports Industry!¬†The sports industry in North America is expected to reach $75.7 billion by 2020, with media rights and sponsorship deals driving much of this growth. From sports management to coaching, sales to events, opportunities to work in this dynamic industry are vast. Seize the opportunity to get into this game by coming to Career Connections: Sports Industry and learn from professionals about what it’s like to work in the field.

Career Connections : Sports Industry  

Cal Memorial Stadium
Simpson HPC Team Dining Room
Wednesday, March 11, 2020

Register today on Handshake Рand check back often to see the updated list of who will be attending!

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6) Su20 Intrnshp Credit

Su20 Intrnshp Credit

2020 Summer Internship Credit Option is Live

Now in its 7th year, the Career Center and Summer Sessions are excited to once again offer a summer internship credit option for enrolled undergraduate students. This option may appeal to students who have already secured a summer internship and:

  • need or want to receive academic credit for their internships (especially undeclared students)
  • want to reflect upon their internship experiences in a structured manner through assignments and readings

https://career.berkeley.edu/Internships/AcadCreditSummer

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7) LSAT Wkshp

LSAT Wkshp
Blueprint LSAT Prep and the Black Pre Law Association have teamed up to offer a free Logical Reasoning Workshop on March 5, 2020 (Thursday) on campus at Barrows Hall, Rm. 174, starting at 6pm.

Mark your calendars and make sure you don’t miss this opportunity to learn about the important steps it takes to become a lawyer! Hope¬†to see you there.¬†

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8) Fa20 Sneak Peek

Fa20 Sneak Peek

Here’s a sneak peek of our upper div Legal Studies courses for Fall 2020:
The online schedule should go live March 29th.
The Areas for the new courses will be posted under ‘Course Offerings’ later on.

Cores:

100 ¬†¬†¬† Foundations of Legal Studies ‚Äď Morrill
103 ¬† ¬† Theories of Law & Society — Lieberman
107 ¬† ¬† Theories of Justice — Kutz
107WI ¬† Theories of Justice writing intensive discussion sec — Kutz
138¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† Sup Ct & Pub Pol — Brown
145 ¬† ¬† ¬† Law & Economics I — Salama
160      Punishment and Soc РPerry
184 ¬†¬†¬† Sociology of Law ‚Äď Tania DoCarmo

Distribution Requirements:

C134¬† ¬† ¬† Migration and Membership — Song
102¬† ¬† ¬† Policing — Perry
110 ¬† ¬† Indig. Experience — Tejada
140¬† ¬†¬†¬† Property and Liberty ‚Äď Brown
149     Law, Tech, Entrep. РSalama
152AC¬† ¬† Human Rights & Tech — Michael Chang
153 ¬† ¬† Law & Society in Asia — Marshall
162AC¬† Restorative Justice — Julie Shackford-Bradley
164 ¬† ¬† Juvenile Justice: Color of Law — Trina Thompson
170 ¬†¬†¬† Crime and Criminal Justice ‚Äď Tejada
1xx¬† ¬† ¬† Human Rights Investigations – Koenig (not sure on the number yet, it’s still in the approval process)
180 ¬† ¬† Implicit Bias — Plaut
190.1¬† ¬† ¬† Law, Politics, Literature ‚Äď Shapiro
190.2     Fundamental Rights under Const РPomerantz
190.3     Minority Rights: Israel Balance РRoy Peled
190.4 ¬† ¬† Information, Media and the Public Discourse in Politicized societies: Israel and the US — Roy Peled
190.5 ¬† ¬† ¬†Public Interest Impact Litigation — Anne Bloom
190.6 ¬† ¬† Pub. School Student Advocacy — Steve Rosenbaum

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