Friday, 2:00 – 3:00 pm
AGAINST THE CURRENT: WHEN CONCURRENT EXTERNSHIPS MAKE SENSE – ROOM LB 11
Cynthia A. Baker, Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law
Joel M. Schumm, Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law
This interactive session will explore the advantages and disadvantages of allowing students to enroll in concurrent externships with different placements. The presenters will also review policies from a variety of law schools in considering the advantages, disadvantages, and nuances of allowing concurrent externships. Attendees will leave with an understanding of whether and how concurrent externships can be a positive, complementary aspect of the J.D. Program of Education and how concurrent externship placements should be managed.