The Harvard Food Law and Policy Clinic has several slots available each summer for summer interns. The Food Law and Policy Clinic aims to increase access to healthy foods, prevent diet-related diseases such as obesity and type 2 diabetes, and assist small and sustainable farmers and producers in breaking into new commercial food markets. The Food Law and Policy Clinic is part of Harvard Law School’s Legal Services Center, located in the Jamaica Plain neighborhood of Boston. Summer 2014 Internship Opportunities at FLPC | Harvard Food Law and Policy Clinic
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Initial networking contacts and requests for informational interviews are best sent as email messages. You may email or handwrite your thank-you notes, depending on your preference. Sample Networking Email Date: November 15, 2011 Subject: Informational Interview Request from HLS Student Sample Networking Emails and Thank You Notes
So You Want a Career in Food Policy? A Few Tips | Appetite for Profit Seems like I’ve been getting more emails lately from strangers asking me for career advice. While I am flattered anyone thinks I have something to offer in this regard, I find it difficult to take time to answer such broad questions like, Should I go to law school or get a public health degree? How did you get into this work? Where can I find jobs in food policy?
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I recently received an e-mail sent to my business address that began with the salutation "Dear Ms. Anne," — the kind of greeting that suggested that the rest of the note would offer me riches from some recently deceased Estonian cousin I didn't know I had. It continued, "I know you have no idea who I am, however, I will try to keep this as short and to the point as possible" — words destined to cause a further sinking feeling about what was to come. But in the seconds I skimmed the note, a few words jumped out at me and I was intrigued. In three short paragraphs, Zanele Mutepfa , a junior at Portland State University in Oregon, told me that she was an immigrant Zimbabwean-born orphan and youth advocate who aspired to be a television talk show host. Make a Stranger Believe in You - Anne Kreamer
Things are starting to look up in terms of hiring at the nation’s largest law firms. Most law schools sent slightly larger percentages of their 2012 classes into first-year associate jobs at these firms than they did in 2011. Among the 50 schools most popular with hiring firms, 25 percent of graduates landed associate jobs, up from 22 percent in 2011. Even so, hiring was not as robust as in 2010, when 27 percent of the graduates from the top 50 schools landed at the largest firms. Ranking The Go-To Law Schools
Realize that everyone’s grades can improve each semester by honing study strategies. Students who did well can do even better. Students who ended up in the middle of the class can improve. And students whose grades placed them on academic probation can turn things around. Changes in study habits can mean not only higher grades in May, but also less stress during the semester and greater retention of material. Ask yourself the following questions to evaluate your study habits. ADVICE FROM THE INSIDE | Law Student Division
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Law Grads Face a Brutal Job Market By JOE PALAZZOLO Members of the law-school class of 2011 had little better than a 50-50 shot of landing a job as a lawyer within nine months of receiving a degree, according to a Wall Street Journal analysis of new data that provides the most detailed picture yet of the grim market for law jobs. Members of the law-school class of 2011 had little better than a 50-50 shot of landing a job as a lawyer within nine months of receiving a degree, according to a Wall Street Journal analysis. Joe Palazzolo has details on The News Hub.
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One of my favorite clients asked me about how to use a campus visit effectively. I thought to myself, “Surely I covered this in my book !” I looked at the chapter called “Launching Your Campaign to Get In” and arranging campus visits is suggested, but not really explained. The Value of a Visit | Law School Expert
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