February 4, 2010
Are you looking for an international experience? Check out opportunities to volunteer abroad with Projects Abroad, including opportunities in law and human rights. Students from Villanova Law have worked with this organization and have reported great satisfaction with their experiences.
February 3, 2010
Our office often reminds students and alumni that networking is no more than making friends, though with a professional bent. Even the most shy person has a network already and this article underscores easy places to start. The Law Career Services Resource Library also has various books that may help you, such as Donna Gerson's Building Career Connections: Networking Tools for Law Students & New Lawyers, Susan Sneider's A Lawyer's Guide to Networking, Bryan Garner's The Legal Career Guide, and Kimm Walton's Guerilla Tactics for Getting the Legal Job of Your Dreams.