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Law Society of Alberta assists Indigenous law students find summer jobs

Friday, January 19, 2018 @ 1:54 PM | By Carolyn Gruske

Once again, the Law Society of Alberta is encouraging first-year law students who self-identify as Indigenous to apply for its summer employment program.

Open to students of First Nations, Inuit or Métis descent from across the country who will have completed their first year of law school by April 2018, the program is designed to increase their visibility before organizations that are hiring.

Cori Ghitter, Law Society of AlbertaCori Ghitter, director of professionalism and policy at the Law Society of Alberta, said that when the program...