Wednesday, October 18, 2017

Winter Course Registration - Oct. 24th

Winter Session is the right size to accomplish your goals. In three weeks, earn up to four credits and gain ground on graduation, satisfy a requirement, or explore a new interest. Choose from more than 350 undergraduate and graduate courses that meet morning, afternoon, and evening on campus, or anywhere online.

Registration begins Oct. 24th.

Tuesday, October 17, 2017

Law School Fair (at College Park)

Law School Fair 
This event provides a unique opportunity for students and alumni considering law school to meet face to face with law school admissions representatives from across the country. Nearly 100 law schools typically attend this event.
Event Date and Time:  Tuesday, October 24, 2017 - 11:00am to 2:00pm
Location:  Grand Ballroom - Stamp Student Union
Suggested attire: Business Casual

The University of Maryland's Pre-Law Advising Office within Letters and Sciences is partnering with the University Career Center & The President's Promise to present this Law School Fair. This event is open to not only University of Maryland students but also students and alumni from around the Baltimore/Washington, D.C. area.

For additional information about this event:
Greg Shaffer at or Neil Dhingraat .
Please contact Alicia Montague at the University Career Center & The President's Promise ( or 301.314.7239) at least two weeks prior if you need to request accessibility accommodations for this event.
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Making Laws, Making A Difference: A Tale of Two Rape Bills in Maryland

Making Laws, Making A Difference: A Tale of Two Rape Bills in Maryland
Tuesday, Oct. 24th 4-6pm Bldg II, Multipurpose Room

Join us for our first installment of the Fall 2017 USG Civic Engagement Series. The Montgomery County Commission for Women along with UMBC, UMB, and UMD student organizations have coordinated a panel and a breakout session to encourage you to find policies that impact you and take action.

McNair Scholars Program Info Sessions

Thinking about Graduate School and Pursuing a Ph.D.?The McNair Scholars Program Can Help You Get There!

The Academic Achievement Programs' Ronald E. McNair Post-Baccalaureate Achievement Program is a competitive program designed to prepare high academic achievers from traditionally underrepresented groups to matriculate into graduate programs & earn doctoral or terminal degrees.

Benefits of Being a McNair Scholar:
--Paid Summer Research Experience with Room & Board
--Faculty Mentorship & Academic Advising
--GRE & Graduate School Application Fee Waivers

Information Sessions:Marie Mount Hall Rm.1310B

  • October 23rd 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
  • October 31st 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
  • November 2nd 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm 
  • November 14th 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
  • November 15th 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Application Deadline:
January 8th

Rhea Roper Nedd, PhD * (301) * Twitter: @McNairUMD

Spring 2018 Internship: US Supreme Court Police

The Supreme Court of the United States Police is currently seeking students for a police internship for the Fall 2016 semester.  If you are seeking a career in law enforcement this is a great hands on experience. You will be protecting one of the most important bodies in our government, the Supreme Court of the United States. Credit will be granted for this internship to eligible students through the CCJS department after the proper paperwork has been processed.

Intern’s duties include but are not limited to:
  • Assist officers on the front plaza and with crowd control
  • Aid any investigations
  • Assist visitors with directions
  • Escort Justices and/or groups with reservations
  • Assist officers with screening of visitors
  • Various administrative duties
To apply, please submit an electronic copy of your resume to Diane Hou at with "SCPUS Internship Application Spring 2018" as your subject line.  All resumes should be submitted by 4:00PM on Tuesday, October 31st, 2017Interviews for selected candidates will be scheduled on campus the for the week of November 6th.  Please remember this is a professional internship with a federal agency and should be treated as such from the initial application through the completion of the internship. 

Monday, October 16, 2017

CASA - Prince George’s County Info Session -November 30

Apply by October 27 to Maryland General Assembly Internships

Each year during the Maryland General Assembly, University students are given an opportunity to serve as legislative interns. The session takes place January through early April, usually Tuesday through Thursdays. Students are placed in legislative and clerical assignments, such as writing correspondence, preparing testimony, attending committee hearings, and others. 
If you are interested in participating, please check out the information below and email any questions or application materials to Applications are due to the CAPC Coordinator by October 27