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career women

National Women Law Students’ Organization UPR

2mo ago
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NWLSO is the student arm of Ms. JD, a nonprofit, nonpartisan organization dedicated to the success of aspiring and early career women lawyers. Benefits of joining NWLSO: - Student Mentorship Program: Have mentors who will guide and encourage you through law school and become a mentor to incoming students as well. - Get your name out there! Ms. JD's blog encourages students to write about their experiences as female law students and issues affecting our profession. Your writing will be featured on a site that receives over 50,000 page views per month. - Ms. JD Conference: Each year women from law schools and legal markets gather around the country for a summit on the progress made by and remaining challenges for women in the profession. Our local NWLSO chapter participated this year in the “Stronger Together” Conference in San Francisco, California! Next one is in NY! - Get Featured! Strengthen your writing skills by writing pieces of interest, your experience as a woman in law school, or any other topic you think is important. Your writing piece will be published on our chapter blog at www.womenatuprlaw.org - Networking: Meet speakers in conferences; get to know your future colleagues in chapter activities! - Ms. JD Fellowship: Ms. JD selects a group of outstanding second year law students as Fellowship winners. In addition to receiving financial support and invitations to ABA and Ms. JD events, each winner is paired with a mentor. Represent our school nationwide through the Ms. JD Fellowship! One of the selected fellows this year is one of our members! Like our local chapter Facebook page: http://www.facebook.com/nwlso - Get involved! Tell us your ideas. Have your voice heard! - Visit our NWLSO chapter website: http://womenatuprlaw.org