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Schedule

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Below is a tentative TFAS Summer Law Fellowship schedule, including program dates and a sample weekly schedule to provide a preview of the summer’s general structure.

Program Dates

Fellows should plan to arrive on Thursday, May 26. Fellows planning to live in program housing will be allowed to check into their apartments between 10:00AM – 2:00PM. Orientation and program activities will be planned for that afternoon and all day on Friday, May 27.  Fellows will be required to move out of the apartments on Friday, July 29, by 10AM. Further details on arrival logistics, registration and orientation will be provided as the summer approaches.

General Weekly Schedule

This schedule is only meant to give an idea of the summer’s general structure.  It is subject to change according to events and briefings.  There may also be select optional events during the workday. You will receive updated weekly schedules  by email throughout the summer.

Class will begin with an initial week-long set of sessions on Tuesday, May 31, to Friday, June 3, from 10:00AM – 2:00PM (lunch break included). Thenceforth, class will be held once a week on Mondays at 7:00PM – 9:00PM. Special “Sights and Sounds of Washington” activities will be planned for the afternoons of that first week. As such, students should not plan to start their internships until the week of June 6.

Monday
9:00AM – 5:00PM      Internships (Internships begin Monday, June 6)
7:00PM – 9:00PM       Class: Constitutional Originalism

Tuesday
9:00AM – 5:00PM      Internships

Wednesday
9:00AM – 5:00PM      Internships
6:30PM – 7:30PM       Guest Lecture/Professional Development Session

Thursday
9:00AM – 5:00PM      Internships
6:30PM – 7:30PM      Guest Lecture/Professional Development Session

Friday
9:00AM – 5:00PM      Internships

Saturday & Sunday
Optional weekend activities provided: activities may include touring Mt. Vernon, attending a Washington Nationals baseball game or visiting a museum.

Click here for a copy of last year’s TFAS Summer Law Fellowship schedule.