What to look forward to on your return to the School of Law

2018-09-17T07:39:30+00:00August 28th, 2018|News|

We hope you’ve had a great summer break! Here’s what to look forward to on your return to the School of Law later this month…..

Law Activities Fair (Friday 28th September)

Come along anytime 1.30-3.30pm to find out how you can get involved in the many extra-curricular activities the School has to offer, including pro bono, societies, the Employability & Skills Initiative and more! The Fair will take place in rooms DB09 and DB13 in Bartolome House.

Sheffield Law Careers Fair (Wednesday 17th October)

The Sheffield Law Careers Fair brings together firms of Solicitors, Barristers Chambers and Public Sector legal employers. Drop in to learn about careers and training opportunities in this sector. Click here to log into Career Connect and find out more

Get Involved in Pro Bono

Pro Bono is a fantastic addition to your CV and a great way to meet other students, whilst practically applying your legal skills and knowledge. There are opportunities open to all year groups within the Law School.

Applications open on Friday 28th September. This is the same day as the Law Activities Fair (see above), so before you apply make sure you come along to the Fair to find about about all of the opportunities open to you! You can also find out more information about pro bono opportunities here.

Upcoming E&SI Events 

The new semester brings a new programme of exciting Employability & Skills Initiative events! This year we are introducing the new Applications Certificate: a series of workshops hosted by top law firms to help you make excellent applications. There’s also the Mooting Certificate, Commercial Awareness Certificate and more!

We can’t wait to share the full schedule of events with you, which will be published here very soon.

G20 Summit

Would you like to attend a major summit to write for Global Policy Journal? Applications are now open to students in Years 2 and 3 and PGT students to attend a G20 meeting in Argentina.

More information can be found here

Facebook Groups

If you haven’t already, don’t forget to join the Law Student Community Facebook group to keep up to date with news and events

We also have a Facebook Group for those of you who are preparing to spend a year abroad or who are interested in spending a year abroad as part of your studies