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Career News (April 14, 2015 Edition)

Posted By Career Services Staff, Apr 14, 2015

US Patent and Trademark Office:  Patent Examiner Silicon Valley Recruitment Roadtrip - April 16 

USPTO is opening a satellite office in Silicon Valley this fall and is actively recruiting up to 80 talented Engineers in the Electrical, Computer and Mechanical disciplines to work for us in our new satellite office.

Beginning in May, vacancies for Patent Examiners will be listed on USAJOBS (link is external). But we are looking to connect with top talent right now!

To help pave the way for ongoing recruitment efforts, and to help spread the word about our upcoming open vacancies, a team of recruiters from USPTO's Patent Corps will be hitting the road this week!  Recruiters will be at UC Davis on April 16th from 10am to 2 pm

The team will be participating in career fairs, hosting special information sessions and conducting Meet & Greets with both Faculty and student-run Engineering organizations.  

To view Career News for April 14, 2015 click here. 

Career News (April 7, 2015 Edition)

Posted By Career Services Staff, Apr 9, 2015

Reed Smith heaRSay Event for 1Ls -- April 13

heaRSay   The Dish on Associate Life at Reed Smith

Monday, April 13th
UC Davis School of Law - Room 1001

Featuring Associates Ashley Shively (Davis '09), Drew Amoroso (Davis '10), David Christy (Davis '14)
Hosted by Jessica Sisco, Manager of Recruiting

Inspired by the likes of Oprah, Ellen and Geraldo, this show features a group of Reed Smith attorneys who will be dishing on what it's like to be an associate at our firm.  While security will be keeping the fist fights and drama to a minimum, we'll instead up the intrigue factor via honest, real-life experience sharing from RS attorneys at several different seniority levels - newbie, junior and mid-level.  You'll walk away in-the-know on the latest Reed Smith lowdown, including:

-   What exactly do we do here?
-   Pro bono experiences
-   RS collegiality/culture
-   Mentoring/guidance from senior attorneys
-   Professional development opportunities
-   RS Summer Program: structure, assignments, outings

We look forward to having you join us for this opportunity to learn more about our organization straight from the associates' mouths.  Is it all just heaRSay?  You be the judge.

To view Career News for April 7, 2015 click here .

Career News (March 31, 2015 Edition)

Posted By Career Services Staff, Apr 6, 2015

Schiff Hardin Lunch Presentation - April 10   

1Ls -- Please join us for a presentation by Schiff Hardin attorneys to learn about their unique interviewing process and how to succeed as a summer associate. 

Friday, April 10
Room 1001
Lunch provided by Schiff Hardin

Please RSVP to: Francesca Valentin at

Schiff Hardin has registered to attend our Fall On-Campus Interview Program in August.

Please contact Kim Thomas in Career Services if you have any questions.

To view Career News for March 31, 2015 click here.