Bernard Koteen Office of Public Interest Advising (OPIA)

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There’s still time to RSVP to OPIA’s Public Interest Networking Reception: Thursday, January 25, 2018 6-8 pm, Milstein East ABC

January 19, 2018

OPIA’s Public Interest Networking Reception is a great way to learn about summer internships and post-graduate fellowships. The event will be held Thursday, January 25 from 6-8 p.m. in Milstein East, ABC.

Volunteer Verification Forms for Federal Government Applications

January 12, 2018

Students can bring volunteer verification forms for federal government applications to OPIA or the Registrar’s Office for signatures. Please bring your printed form and HUID in person. We will verify your enrollment and give the form to an advisor to sign.

Exploring Public Interest Resources at HLS: Communicating with Employers

January 10, 2018

One of the toughest parts of a public interest job search is managing your timeline. The lack of a consistent hiring timeline by public service employers and the fact that every situation differs makes decision making a difficult part of the search process. Our advice will help you through the process.

2018 Chayes International Public Service Fellowship

January 9, 2018

Deadline: February 1, 2018
The Chayes summer fellowships, administered by International Legal Studies, provide Harvard Law School students with the opportunity to spend eight weeks engaged in public service with an international scope and/or relevant to countries in development or those making transitions to peace, stability, and democracy.