Category Archives: Internships

Information Session Legal Professions Internship Fall 2017

UB’s Millard Fillmore College will be holding an information session for UB students who are interested in learning about new internship opportunities in legal professions.

This internship is developed in response to many student inquiries and has become a very popular addition to the UB Millard Fillmore College Paralegal Studies Program. All students are invited and encouraged to attend.

Millard Fillmore College is offering a 3-credit course in Fall 2017 that features unpaid legal studies internship experience for undergraduate students.

The legal studies internship was created and will be supervised by Olga Posse, J.D., MFC adjunct faculty. This experiential learning course will require 5 hours per week at the internship site plus online coursework.  Professor Posse secured commitments to internships through the Buffalo City Court, the Attorney General’s Office, the District Attorney’s Office, the Public Defender’s Office, the Federal Public Defender’s Office, Erie County Family Court and two private law firms.

This internship experience could prove to be very valuable to students with an interest in entering the legal profession. Any UB student seeking to gain legal knowledge and experience would find this internship to be a valuable addition to their UB degree.

Prof. Posse will hold information sessions for interested students

August 9, 10, 11 1:00 – 2:00 p.m.   209 OBrien Hall
August 12 (Saturday) 1:00 – 2:00 p.m. 209 OBrien Hall
August 14 & 16 6:00 – 7:00 p.m. 209 OBrien Hall
  • Any student who is interested in an internship MUST attend one of these meetings.
  • Bring a copy of your resume and unofficial transcript.
  • Prof. Posse will review the applicants and select the most qualified because of the limited number of internships available.
  • Interested students should RSVP to oaposse@aol.com to let her know they are planning to attend either of the above-mentioned dates.
  • Prof. Posse will also respond to any questions concerning students may have concerning the course and internship opportunities.

There are only 60 Legal Professions Internships available for Fall 2017 and selection is competitive.  If you have any questions about the class, you should contact Prof. Posse at 716-829-2904 or email: oaposse@aol.com

Internship Events: Internship Day and Internship Fair

Internship Day Tuesday, February 28, 2017

A whole day designed to explore internships. Get your free LinkedIn photo. Get your resume reviewed, information on internship programs

AND the very next day is the Spring Job + Internship Fair so get on the grind, internships are right around the corner!

9 a.m. – 2 p.m., 2nd Floor – Student Union.  Internship Day Information and Event Schedule

Internship Fair – Wednesday, March 1, 2017

The largest job and internship fair for all majors.

Event Information

  • Date: March 1, 2017
    Time:  12 p.m. – 5 p.m.
    Location: Alumni Arena
  • Reserve your spot today. Register on Bullseye powered by Handshake!

    Office of Career Services

Information Session: Legal Professions Internship Fall 2016

Information Session: Legal Professions Internship Fall 2016

Millard Fillmore College will be holding an information session for UB students who are interested in learning about new internship opportunities in legal professions.

This internship is developed in response to many student inquiries and has become a very popular addition to the UB Millard Fillmore College Paralegal Studies Program. All students are invited and encouraged to attend.

Millard Fillmore College is offering a 3-credit course in Fall 2016 that features unpaid legal studies internship experience for undergraduate students.

The legal studies internship was created and will be supervised by Olga Posse, J.D., MFC adjunct faculty. This experiential learning course will require 5 hours per week at the internship site plus online coursework.  Professor Posse secured commitments to internships through the Buffalo City Court, the Attorney General’s Office, the District Attorney’s Office, the Public Defender’s Office, the Federal Public Defender’s Office, Erie County Family Court and two private law firms.

This internship experience could prove to be very valuable to students with an interest in entering the legal profession. Any UB student seeking to gain legal knowledge and experience would find this internship to be a valuable addition to their UB degree.

Prof. Posse will hold information sessions for interested students 

Thursday July 21 6:30 to 7:30 PM 209 O’Brian Hall
Friday July 22 6:30 to 7:30 PM 209 O’Brian Hall
Saturday July 23 10:00 – 11:00 AM 209 O’Brian Hall

Any student who is interested in an internship MUST attend one of these meetings.

Bring a copy of your resume and unofficial transcript. Prof. Posse will review the applicants and select the most qualified because of the limited number of internships available.

Interested students should RSVP to oaposse@aol.com to let her know they are planning to attend either of the above-mentioned dates. Prof. Posse will also respond to any questions concerning students may have concerning the course and internship opportunities.

If you have any questions about the class, you should contact Prof. Posse at 716-829-2904 or email: oaposse@aol.com

Upcoming Dates for Fall 2016 Legal Internship Program Informationals!

Students should bring a copy of their resume and transcripts. This opportunity is for pre-law and paralegal students or students thinking about those options.

  • April 12th and 21st, 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. at 209 O’Brian Hall
  • April 16th 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at 209 O’Brian Hall

Information about this exciting opportunity

Millard Fillmore College will be holding an information session for UB students who are interested in learning about new internship opportunities in legal professions.

This internship is developed in response to many student inquiries and has become a very popular addition to the UB Millard Fillmore College Paralegal Studies Program. All students are invited and encouraged to attend.

Millard Fillmore College is offering a 3-credit course in fall 2016 that features unpaid legal studies internship experience for undergraduate students.

The legal studies internship was created and will be supervised by Olga Posse, J.D., MFC adjunct faculty. This experiential learning course will require 5 hours per week at the internship site plus online coursework. Professor Posse secured commitments to internships through the Buffalo City Court, the Attorney General’s Office, the District Attorney’s Office, the Public Defender’s Office, the Federal Public Defender’s Office, Erie County Family Court and two private law firms.

This internship experience could prove to be very valuable to students with an interest in entering the legal profession. Any UB student seeking to gain legal knowledge and experience would find this internship to be a valuable addition to their UB degree.

Prof. Posse will conduct information sessions for interested students on Saturdays, April 9 and 16 from 11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. in room 209 O’Brian Hall and again on Thursday April 21 from 6 to 7:30 p.m. in 214 O’Brian Hall. Any student who is interested in an internship MUST attend one of these meetings.

Bring a copy of your resume and unofficial transcript. Prof. Posse will review the applicants and select the most qualified because of the limited number of internships available.

Interested students should RSVP to oaposse@aol.com to let her know they are planning to attend either of the above-mentioned dates. Prof. Posse will also respond to any questions concerning students may have concerning the course and internship opportunities.

If you have any questions about the class, you should contact Prof. Posse at 716-829-2904 or email at oaposse@aol.com.

A Few Internship Postings

Below are two great internship opportunities you should consider applying for:

NY STATE SENATE UNDERGRADUATE PROGRAM
http://www.nysenate.gov/department/student-programs/undergraduate-program

The Senate Undergraduate Session Assistants Program offers approximately 30 talented undergraduate students an opportunity to experience state government and the legislative process, through their participation in an on-site, academic enriching, and career building work experience. The Program runs about four months, beginning in early January and ending in late April.

The Program was designed for college juniors and seniors, though exceptional sophomores are occasionally selected. Freshmen are ineligible. Majors in all accredited disciplines are accepted and encouraged; pursuit of a degree in history or political science is neither a prerequisite nor an advantage to selection. However, academic initiative, an avid interest in learning, maturity, and a strong work ethic are all essential for success.

Benefits:
– $4140 Stipend
– Network with State legislatures
– Learn about the NY State’s legislative process and the development of policies
– Observe government in action
– Eligible for a semester’s worth of credits
Application deadline is Friday October 31, 2014. Students can apply online or by mail. Click link above for more information.
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NY STATE ASSEMBLY INTERNSHIPS
http://assembly.state.ny.us/internship/
The New York State Assembly Intern Committee sponsors the Session Internship at the State Capital from January 5, 2015 to May 13, 2015. The SESSION INTERNSHIP offers up to 150 college students a chance to participate in state government and the legislative process through a well-structured practical learning experience. All Majors are encouraged to apply.
Benefits:
– $4,900 Stipend
– An advantage in today’s job market
– Annual Mock Session
– A full semester of credit
– Research and administrative responsibilities in an Assembly office.
As part of the Session Internship academic requirements, Interns complete: an Orientation; a work/learning contract and regular evaluations; an academic course taught by the Professors-in-Residence with required readings; discussion groups and a major research paper; Issue Policy Forums held on Mondays from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. and Tuesday evenings as scheduled; and the Assembly Intern Committee’s Annual Mock Session and Awards Ceremony. The Session Internship is a comprehensive program requiring specific academic hours. Students are strongly advised not to enroll in additional courses. Interns with specific additional academic requirements should receive written or explicit approval from the Assembly Intern Office prior to the start of the 2013 Session Internship year.

Application deadline is Friday October 31, 2014. Students can apply online or by mail. Click link above for more information.