Bernard Koteen Office of Public Interest Advising (OPIA)

OPIA Blog

OPIA’s Adjusted Hours for HLS Bicentennial

October 20, 2017

OPIA will be closing at 2:30 pm on Thursday, October 26, and will be closed all day on Friday, October 27, for the HLS Bicentennial events.

Hurricane María Legal Assistance

October 19, 2017

The Office of Clinical and Pro Bono Programs is coordinating with Professor Andrew Crespo to form a HLS chapter of “Hurricane María Legal Assistance” to provide free disaster relief legal aid to vulnerable communities in PUERTO RICO–defending their access to federal assistance, employment, housing protection, and health services in the coming weeks, months, and perhaps even years. If interested in supporting these critical efforts, please sign up to participate. Please also share with other students who may be interested.

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Exploring Public Interest Resources at HLS: Career Options in Nonprofit Work

October 17, 2017

Interested in learning more about nonprofit work? The following resources can help you begin your exploration.

Announcing the 3L Public Interest Interview Travel Fund Pilot!

October 16, 2017

New this year for 3Ls! Grants of up to $600 per student will be awarded three times during the year for students travelling for postgraduate fellowships and job interviews with public interest employers.

  • November 1
  • February 15
  • April 15

Learn more and apply!