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October 27, 2010


For Ph.D. students, Post-docs, M.D. students, Interns, Residents,
Fellows and non-M.B.A. Masters* students
(With particular interest in Economics and Psychology department graduate students)

Thursday, October 28th
Coffman Memorial Union, Room 324

Presentation Agenda:
8:30 - 9:15pm Introduction to McKinsey
9:15 - 9:45pm Group Q&A
9:45 - 10:30pm Reception, McKinsey consultants available for
small group and individual discussions (refreshments served)

McKinsey & Company is a management consulting firm that advises senior
management of the world's leading organizations on issues of strategy,
organization, technology and operations. People join us from a wide
range of disciplines, and you'll find that we're more interested in
your achievements than your particular area of studies. Working with
us, you will gain exposure to a diverse range of industry sectors and
business issues that will not only enhance your career options, but
also accelerate your personal development.

So, if you like the idea of a career alternative that will stimulate
and challenge you, along with the opportunity to work with highly
motivated colleagues in a supportive, team-based environment, please
join us for our presentation.

Please visit our website at www.apd.mckinsey.com to learn more about
us. The website features profiles of consultants with backgrounds
similar to your own, information about selection criteria, application
tips, and the online application form.

Application deadline for permanent positions in offices worldwide:
January 9, 2011
Please visit our website for more information and to apply:

If you will be finished with your studies in 2011 you should apply for
a permanent position by the above deadline. Medical interns,
residents and fellows finishing in 2012 may also apply now, for a
permanent position, to receive an early decision. Those finishing
studies in 2012 may apply for an internship in early January 2011.
All others finishing their program at a later date are welcome to
attend and learn more for the future.

Please feel free to forward this e-mail to graduate students who might
be interested in learning about career opportunities with McKinsey &

Free CLE A Tangled Web Unweaved: The Tom Petters Ponzi Scheme

To reserve a spot: http://www.stthomas.edu/ethicalleadership/conferences/Petters.html

November 10, 2010
4:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
University of St. Thomas School of Law

Go behind the scenes of the second-largest Ponzi scheme in history. Join advocates and adversaries intimately involved in the ongoing Tom Petters saga for a candid roundtable discussion on November 10. The distinguished panel will weigh the ethical, legal and policy considerations at play in untangling the $3.65 billion fraud and controlling its aftermath. This free, audience-driven event will be moderated by prosecutor Joe Dixon.

Allan Caplan is the founding partner of Caplan Law Firm, P.A., one of the largest criminal defense firms in the Midwest. Mr. Caplan represented executive-turned-informant Deanna Coleman.

Joe Friedberg is a defense attorney whose cases and clients include the Coleman-Franken election contest and Randy Moss. Mr. Friedberg represented Robert White, "the wizard of false documents in the Tom Petters Ponzi scheme." (Star Tribune)

John Marti is the First Assistant U.S. Attorney for the District of Minnesota. Mr. Marti was a prosecutor in the Petters case.

Doug Kelley is the President of Kelley & Wolter, P.A., a litigation firm concentrating on white collar criminal defense and complex commercial disputes. Mr. Kelley is the court-appointed receiver and trustee in the Petters bankruptcy.

1.25 hours of Standard CLE Credits have been applied for.

October 8, 2010

Chicago Alumni and Friends Reception

Wednesday, October 20, 20105:30 - 7:30 p.m.Generously hosted byKirkland & Ellis LLP

For more information follow the link below:


Public Interest News Bulletin

This week's Public Interest News Bulletin is available on the PSLawNet Blog: http://pslawnet.wordpress.com/.

Have a great weekend.