Ms. JD Weekly Roundup

Ms. JD Weekly Roundup: Week ending March 25, 2016

Melissa Murray Named Interim Dean of UC Berkeley School of Law

Muse details three common resume phrases that should be avoided at all costs.

The 2016 Ms. JD Fellowship applications are due April 1, 2016, at 11:59 pm.

The National Law Review discusses, "How to Succeed at Setting — and Achieving — Your Law Firm Goals."

Above the Law discusses, the curse of competence and the importance of employees speaking up to ensure that they are utilizing all of their skills, rather than only the ones that are attracting attention.

Ashley Fletcher is a Class of 2018 student at Seton Hall University School of Law. During the summer of 2015, Ms. Fletcher interned at Bristol Myers Squibb in the Research and Development legal group. As an undergraduate student at Emory University, Ms. Fletcher was an English major. Prior to attending law school she completed her Master of Arts in Health Advocacy at Sarah Lawrence College. Ms. Fletcher’s Graduate Capstone Project focused on the intersections between Public Health and the Law and how the two fields can inform one another. After completing her Master’s program, Ms. Fletcher worked in the field of aging for three years both on policy oriented issues, and directly with Medicare beneficiaries. She is a member of the National Black Law Students Association, American Bar Association, Metropolitan Black Bar Association, and the New York City Bar Association.

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