Conference Schedule

 

Schedule of Events 

March 3 - 6, 2016

Schedule of Events

Externships 8 begins with a reception on Thursday and continues with two and one-half days full of ideas, creativity, and collaboration on externship pedagogy. Friday is a full day, including a plenary, three sets of concurrent sessions, a town hall, a reception, and organized dinners. Saturday includes another plenary, two more sets of concurrent sessions, and time for committees and affinity groups. Saturday ends early, at 3 p.m., to give people time to explore Cleveland and network with colleagues. Sunday runs until noon, and includes another plenary and another round of concurrent sessions. We will have information about sights to see and restaurants available on the website and during registration.

THURSDAY, MARCH 3, 2016 - METROPOLITAN AT THE 9

5:00 – 8:00 pm

REGISTRATION, The Vaults at Metropolitan at the 9

6:00 – 8:00 pm

WELCOME RECEPTION, The Vaults at Metropolitan at the 9

FRIDAY, MARCH 4, 2016 CLEVELAND-MARSHALL COLLEGE OF LAW

7:00 – 8:45 am

BREAKFAST & REGISTRATION, Law School Atrium

7:30 – 8:30 am

Room LB 60
NEW CLINICIANS SESSION I: INTRODUCTION AND ORIENTATION

8:45 – 10:30 am

WELCOME, INTRODUCTION AND OPENING PLENARY REC - Moot Courtroom

10:30 – 10:45 am

BREAK

10:45 – 12:15 pm

CONCURRENT SESSIONS 1

Room LB 60
BENEFITS OF COLLABORATION REC

Room LB 208
INTERNATIONAL EXTERNSHIPS: THEIR EMERGING VALUE TO STUDENTS, FACULTY AND ADMINISTRATORS

Room LB 237
USING LFPIII FOR EFFECTIVE EXPERIENTIAL TEACHING – IT’S NOT JUST FOR EXTERNSHIPS ANYMORE! REC

Room LB 11
THE MINDFUL SUPERVISOR: WORKING WITH OUR SUPERVISING ATTORNEYS TO ENSURE A HIGH-QUALITY EXPERIENCE REC

Room LB 12
FINDING TRUE NORTH: FOSTERING STUDENTS’ FORMATION OF PROFESSIONAL IDENTITY SO THEY CAN DEVELOP GUIDING PRINCIPLES FOR PRACTICE REC

12:15 – 2:00 pm

LUNCH & TOWN HALL, Moot Courtroom

2:00 – 3:00 pm

CONCURRENT SESSIONS 2

Room LB 60
THE CRAFT OF TEACHING AND ME: A MINI-WORKSHOP ON FACING DOWN OUR CLASSROOM TEACHING CHALLENGES REC

Room LB 11
AGAINST THE CURRENT: WHEN CONCURRENT EXTERNSHIPS MAKE SENSE REC

Room LB 12
EXTERNSHIPS: DIGITALLY ENHANCED FOR YOUR LEARNING PLEASURE REC

Room LB 208
ENHANCING THE EXTERNSHIP EXPERIENCE THROUGH THE USE OF SHARED JOURNALS REC

Room LB 237
THE PAST AND FUTURE OF EXTERNSHIPS REC

3:00 – 3:30 pm

BREAK

3:30 – 5:00 pm

CONCURRENT SESSIONS 3

Room LB 60
NEW CLINICIANS SESSION TWO: FIELD PLACEMENT PROGRAM DESIGN REC

Room LB 11
GIVING CREDIT WHERE IT’S DUE: CHALLENGES AND OPPORTUNITIES OF THE ONE-CREDIT SEMINAR REC

Room LB 237
INSIDE OUT: HELPING STUDENTS MANAGE EMOTIONAL REACTIONS AND LEARN FROM CORRECTIVE FEEDBACK REC

Room LB 208
FIELD (PLACEMENT) OF DREAMS: IF YOU BUILD IT, WILL THEY COME? REC

Room LB 12
EXTERNSHIPS IN THE LEGAL ACADEMY - THE DATA REC

5:00 – 6:30 pm

Reception for LEARNING FROM PRACTICE (3RD ED.)

Sponsored by West Publishing, BACE/Bay Area Consortium on Externships and GLACE/ Greater Los Angeles Consortium on Externships This reception will introduce and highlight the third edition of LEARNING FROM PRACTICE: A TEXT FOR EXPERIENTIAL LEGAL EDUCATION (Leah Wortham, et al. eds, forthcoming February 2016) will be available by the time of the conference.

We will also have two poster presentations:

ADDRESSING STUDENTS’ TOP 10 CONCERNS AS THEY BEGIN THEIR EXTERNSHIPS Bernadette Feeley, Suffolk University Law School

VALUES EDUCATION IN THE EXTERNSHIP SEMINAR Steve Pershing, Washington Consortium for Law Externships and Exchange

 

7:00 pm

GROUP DINNERS, Depart from Hotel Lobby

 

SATURDAY, MARCH 5 CLEVELAND-MARSHALL COLLEGE OF LAW

7:00 – 7:45 am

MINDFUL SIT, Metropolitan at the 9, Mint I

7:45 – 8:45 am

BREAKFAST, Law School Atrium

8:45 – 10:15 am

CONCURRENT SESSIONS 4

Room LB 11
INTEGRATING EXTERNSHIPS WITH CLINICS, LEGAL WRITING AND OTHER EXPERIENTIAL LEARNING: TEACHING SKILLS FOR TRANSFER ACROSS THE CURRICULUM REC

Room LB 208
ENCOURAGED NOT PROHIBITED: SHOULD ACADEMICALLY UNDERPERFORMING LAW STUDENTS BE ENCOURAGED – RATHER THAN PROHIBITED – FROM PARTICIPATING IN EXTERNSHIPS? REC

Room LB 60
TO SITE VISIT OR NOT TO SITE VISIT? THAT IS THE QUESTION REC

Room LB 12
EXTERNSHIP CLASS COMPONENT FOR DIVERSE EXTERNSHIP PLACEMENTS: MODALITIES FOR SUCCESS REC

Room LB 237
BEST PRACTICES FOR EXTERNSHIPS: CONFRONTING CHALLENGES IN IMPLEMENTATION AND SEIZING OPPORTUNITIES FOR FURTHER GROWTH AND RESPECTABILITY REC

10:15 – 10:30 am

BREAK

10:30 am – 12:00 pm

PLENARY TWO, Moot Courtroom

TEACHING SOCIAL JUSTICE IN EXTERNSHIP COURSES: WHETHER, WHY, & HOW? REC

12:00 – 1:30 pm

LUNCH, Law School Atrium

1:30 – 3:00 pm

CONCURRENT SESSIONS 5

Room LB 60
NEW CLINICIANS SESSION THREE: THE EXTERNSHIP SEMINAR REC

Room LB 11 
PARTNERING WITH THE LOCAL BAR TO DEVELOP HYBRID FIELD CLINIC COURSES REC

Room LB 12
PRESENT TENSE: INCORPORATING MINDFULNESS, HAPPINESS, AND POSITIVE PSYCHOLOGY INTO EXTERNSHIP PROGRAM CURRICULA REC

Room LB 208
CREATING AND DIRECTING A HYBRID EXTERNSHIP CLINIC: CHALLENGES AND OPPORTUNITIES IN ENGAGING MULTIPLE COMMUNITIES WITH VETERANS’ LEGAL ISSUES REC

Room LB 237
STEADY WORK: EXPLORING VALUES IN AN EXTERNSHIP SEMINAR REC

3:00 pm –

FREE TIME

SUNDAY, MARCH 6, 2016 CLEVELAND-MARSHALL COLLEGE OF LAW

6:45 – 7:15 am

WALK/RUN, Starting at Conference Hotel Lobby

7:30 – 8:15 am

BREAKFAST, Law School Atrium

8:15 am–10:00 am

CLOSING PLENARY, Moot Courtroom

BUILDING BETTER FEEDBACK REC

10:00 AM–10:15 am

BREAK

10:15 –11:45 am

CONCURRENT SESSIONS 6

Room LB 60
NEW CLINICIANS SESSION FOUR: SUPERVISION REC

Room LB 11
USING TEACHING MODULES TO ENHANCE THE EXTERNSHIP EXPERIENCE REC

Room LB 12
MEETING WITH A PURPOSE: MAKING THE MOST OUT OF STUDENT-FACULTY SUPERVISOR MEETINGS REC

Room LB 208
RISING TO THE CHALLENGE: INSPIRING REFLECTION IN SUMMER EXTERNSHIPS REC

Room LB 237
FOUNDATIONS FOR PRACTICE SURVEY-24K+ RESPONDENTS: IMPLICATIONS FOR EXTERNSHIPS REC


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