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Week of April 25th, 2011
Volunteer at the Chicago Green Festival
Interested in volunteering at the Chicago Green Festival
this spring? Not only will volunteers be helping the green movement but
volunteers get free admission to the festival and a free Green Festival
t-shirt! Interested volunteers can register at www.greenfestivals.org.
The Chicago Green Festival will be held on May 14-15th at the McCormick Place.
Summer Institute on Sustainability and Energy
Interested in participating in UIC's Summer Institute on Sustainability
and Energy? The Summer Institute is an interdisciplinary program that
will occur from August 7-15.
It addresses issues that concern students across the curriculum:
policy, economics, health, science, engineering, environment, urban
planning, business, entrepreneurship, etc. Admission to the Summer
Institute is highly competitive, with only fifty students being invited
Admission into the program will be highly competitive with an
enrollment cap of only fifty. Participants will be primarily
graduate students, but senior-level undergraduates and postdoctoral
fellows will also be accepted. Applications will be accepted no later than May 1st, 2011.
To apply and for more information, visit http://sise.phy.uic.edu/.
The Chicago Bar Association Young Lawyers Section's Career Fair
If you are considering a career working for the government,
attend the YLS's Annual Government Service Career Fair. The Fair will
begin with a panel discussion on legal careers in public service
followed by an opportunity to meet representatives from local
government offices. Resumes will be accepted at the discretion of the
The Fair is Saturday, April 30th at 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. in the CBA Building at 321 S. Plymouth Ct. ($15 for CBA Member and $30 for Nonmember)
To register, call CBA at 312-544-2056.
The Chicago Bar Association Young Lawyers Section's April 28th meeting
ELS members are invited to attend the Chicago Bar Association Young Lawyers Environmental Law Committee Meeting on Thursday, April 28th at 12:15 PM
in the CBA Building at 321 S. Plymouth Ct.
Keri Holleb Hotaling, a
partner at Jenner & Block, and John Weaver, the President and
Managing Principal will be speaking at the meeting. Several attorneys
from prominent firms will be speaking and attending, so this is a great