ASCK Week: Alumni/Student ConneKtions
Week is a week-long extravaganza of opportunities for students to network
and connect with Chicago-Kent alumni and gain valuable career-related
skills. ASCK Week will be February 17-21, 2014 and will consist of the following activities:
Monday, February 17: Informational Interviews
Tuesday, February 18: Informational Interviews
Wednesday, February 19: Mock Interviews
Thursday, February 20: Networking Reception
Thursday & Friday, February 20 & 21: Coffee ConneKtions
Any Day: Job shadowing
Thank you to everyone who signed up to volunteer for ASCK Week 2014! If you are still interested in getting involved, please email email@example.com.
We also invite all alumni to attend the ASCK Week Networking Reception on February 20. This is a great opportunity for current students to meet
Chicago-Kent alumni in a variety of practice areas in an informal
setting. This is the perfect chance for you to give back to
current students by helping them hone their networking skills while also
catching up with fellow alumni and doing some networking of your own. Click here to register for the networking reception.
Registration for ASCK Week 2014 opens February 5!
ASCK Week Panel Discussion: "How I Found My Job in Law School"
Tuesday, February 18, 12:00 p.m., Room C20
Pizza will be provided. Please RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Mariana Karampelas '11, Judicial Law Clerk, Circuit Court of Cook County, Chancery Division
Julie Levinson Pustilnik '11, Associate, Anesi, Ozmon, Rodin, Novak & Kohen
Gabrielle Green '07, Assistant Appellate Defender, Office of the State Appellate Defender
Rajesh Kanuru '05, Partner, KP Law, LLC
Informational Interviews: Monday, February 17 and Tuesday, February 18, 9:00 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. each day at the law school. Interviews consist of a 30 minute meeting with alumni to learn about their area of practice. Be prepared with questions to ask as you will really lead the conversation. Please sign up for no more than two interviews with alumni who practice in areas of interest to you. Sign up for Monday at http://www.wejoinin.com/sheets/katkx and sign up for Tuesday at http://www.wejoinin.com/sheets/uqfvf.
Mock Interviews: Wednesday, February 19, 9:00 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. at the law school. These consist of a 30 minute period that will be 20 minutes interview and 10 minutes feedback from the alum. Please sign up for no more than one interview. If you sign up for a Mock Interview, you should also email your current resume to the Career Services Office no later than Friday, February 14 (email@example.com). Sign up at http://www.wejoinin.com/sheets/ntmkf.
Coffee ConneKtions: Thursday, February 20 and Friday, February 21. Alumni will be hosting groups of 2-6 students for informal networking over coffee throughout these two days at locations outside of the law school building. Please sign up for no more than one Coffee ConneKtions. Sign up at http://www.wejoinin.com/sheets/bcgzg.
Job Shadowing: Several alumni have offered to host students at their place of business for a half or full day to give students the opportunity to see firsthand what the practice of law may be like. The specific date and time will be arranged with the alum once you sign up. Please only sign up for one opportunity and only for one that is of serious interest to you. Sign up at http://www.wejoinin.com/sheets/kmyiu.
ASCK Week Networking Reception: Thursday, February 20, 5:30-8:00 p.m. Hear from Executive Recruiter Heather Baker about best practices for working a room and then put those tips into action! The reception will run from 5:30 to 8:00 p.m., with a short program at 6:00 p.m. A photographer will also be on hand to take professional headshots for students. RSVP here.
Questions? Email firstname.lastname@example.org or call (312) 906-5240.