Academic and Employability

University of Exeter Law Society Newcomers Moot
24th October midnight - 31st October midnight
Online - Zoom
This competition is open to first and second year students only, as well as non-law students who haven’t mooted before. Round 1 - 24/10/2020 Round 2 - 31/10/2020
University of Exeter Law Society Newcomers Moot
24th October noon - 31st October noon
Online - Zoom
This competition is open to first and second year students only, as well as non-law students who haven’t mooted before. Round 1 - 24/10/2020 Round 2 - 31/10/2020
Psychedelic Society An Evening with Psychedelic Press
28th October 7pm - 9pm
Online
We will be hosting a panel of academic writers and publishers from Psychedelic Press, a well known journal of psychedelia. The panel includes Robert Dickins, Julian Vayne, Reverend Danny Nemu, Dr Peter Sjöstedt-H (who works at Exeter University).
University of Exeter Law Society Empowering Black Lawyers: Diversity Schemes & Initiatives
30th October 7pm - 8:30pm
Zoom (online)
A careers event to show you what our partners can offer black lawyers wishing to enter the legal field by having our partners present all the diversity schemes, scholarships, and initiatives they have to offer with a Q&A following after.
University of Exeter Law Society What is the BTC?
2nd November 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Zoom
The bar officers will explain everything about the Bar Training Course. Where you can study it, how to apply and what it entails.
University of Exeter Law Society Pro Bono Week: Fundraiser
2nd November 6:30pm - 8pm
Online- Zoom
To begin our celebrations of Pro Bono Week we will be hosting a virtual fundraiser, to raise money for charities. The event will be ticketed, with members paying a small fee to join in with a pub quiz night with prizes for the winners.
Women in Politics Society Women In Politics chat to Resham Kotecha
3rd November 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Online
Online talk + Q&A with Resham Kotecha, Head of Engagement for Women2Win & former MP. She will be discussing a broad range of topics, such as her high-level career, experience of gender discrimination, and motivations behind the Women2Win campaign.
University of Exeter Law Society Working In-House
3rd November 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Zoom
Discussing the differences between working in-house and working in private practice in a law firm.
Psychedelic Society Chris Timmermann
3rd November 7pm - 9pm
Online
We are pleased to have confirmed that Chris Timmermann - a leading researcher of psychedelics at Imperial College London - has agreed to speak to our society over zoom about his research.
Engineering Society The SPOOKTACULAR Event
3rd November 8:30pm - 10pm
Zoom
BOOOO! Halloween is upon us and the Fireworks need to be let off. Come join us for some fun competitions, games and spooky stories. Grab your favourite beverages and scary snacks for a fun-filled Zoom social. Your Social Secs xx
International Law Society Maitrise Alumni Talk
4th November 5pm - 6:30pm
Zoom
EILS have invited a variety of Exeter alumni who all took the Maitrise to discuss how the maitrise can be used in your future career. We will have a range of speakers from solicitors to barristers working all over the world.
University of Exeter Law Society Graduate Study Skills
4th November 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Online (Zoom)
Panel event aimed at helping graduate LLB students with their studies.
University of Exeter Law Society Pro Bono Week: Essential Skills in Pro Bono
4th November 6:30pm - 8pm
Online- Zoom
To continue our celebrations of Pro Bono Week we will be holding an event to teach our members the essential skills needed for success in Pro Bono. A full time volunteer from Support Through Court will give us tips, and answer questions.
University of Exeter Law Society Pro Bono Week: Pro Bono Through the Pandemic and Beyond
6th November 5:30pm - 7pm
Online- Zoom
A virtual panel style event to finish off Pro Bono Week, with a range of speakers discussing how the pandemic has shaped Pro Bono for them and what they think the future will hold for Pro Bono. Speakers will include volunteers and professionals.
University of Exeter Law Society Macfarlanes - Negotiation Workshop
9th November 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Online - Zoom
Macfarlanes will be hosting a sector insight and negotiation workshop led by partner, Doug Wass.
University of Exeter Law Society Access to the Bar with Bridging the Bar and Alexandra Wilson
9th November 6pm - 7pm
Zoom
UELS have invited two representatives from the Bridging the Bar organisation and Alexandra Wilson to discuss their experiences as women of colour at the Bar. There will be an opportunity for a Q&A session at the end of the event.
University of Exeter Law Society Pro Bono Intro to our Projects
9th November 6:30pm - 8pm
Online- Zoom
An event to launch the Pro Bono Projects we will be putting on this year, members will be introduced to the various projects we have planned and given details on how to apply to them.
University of Exeter Law Society Celebrating Diversity and Inclusion
10th November 5:30pm - 7:30pm
Online - Zoom
A selection of panellists discuss diversity and inclusion within the legal profession - focusing on early careers, the law profession itself and what needs to change.
Politics Society PolSoc in Conversation with Adrian Stones
10th November 6pm - 7pm
Online
Politics, Philosophy and Economics Society Landing an IT job after PPE, a chat with James Winters from IBM
11th November 5pm - 6pm
Online
An informal conversation with James, PPE graduate from Leeds, now working as cybersecurity sales specialist in IBM. James will go over his years in uni, his dissertation topic (cyber and politics) and his job in IBM as a consultant.
University of Exeter Law Society Unconscious Bias Training
11th November 5:30pm - 7:30pm
Zoom
Our one-hour unconscious bias training program is designed to expose you implicit biases, provide tools to adjust automatic patterns of thinking, and ultimately eliminate discriminatory behaviours.
University of Exeter Law Society The Afro-Caribbean Society Takeover Virtual Coffee With UELS Welfare
12th November 11:30am - 12:30pm
Zoom (online)
ACS join us for a coffee morning discussing the issues faced by people of the colour within the legal field.
Economics Society Monetary Policy Responses to Covid-19
12th November 5pm - 6pm
Zoom Online Webinar
Online discussion on the UK's monetary policy responses to COVID-19 with Kate Reinold, Senior Manager of the Bank of England's Monetary Strategy team.
Women and Law Society Women and Law Discuss: Non-Disclosure Agreements
15th November 11am - 12:30pm
Online
Discussing about non-disclosure agreements in relation to the Meet too Movement, Zelda Perkins (Harvey Weinstein's ex personal assistant), and Harvey Weinstein in relation to an upcoming event about non-disclosure agreements and the impact of this.
University of Exeter Law Society What are the Inns?
16th November 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Zoom
The bar officers will explain what the Inns are. This includes how many there are, their similarities and differences, and how they will influence your journey to the bar.
International Law Society Maitrise Alumni Talk (2)
18th November 5pm - 6:30pm
Zoom
EILS have invited a variety of Exeter alumni who all took the Maitrise to discuss how the maitrise can be used in your future career. We will have a range of speakers from solicitors to barristers all over the world.
University of Exeter Law Society University of Surrey Mock Trial Round 1
18th November 6pm - 7pm
Zoom
Round One of the Surrey University National Mock Trial. Participation via application only.
University of Exeter Law Society Virtual International Social
19th November 8pm - 9pm
Online (Zoom)
Women and Law Society Women and Law Discuss: Domestic Abuse
22nd November 11am - 12:30pm
Online
Kickstarting out Domestic Abuse week, where we will be analysing the impact of Domestic Abuse has and what progress has been made. Looking at: domestic abuse legislation such as Coercive Control, and whether this succeeds at helping victims.
University of Exeter Law Society Everything you need to know about mini-pupillages
23rd November 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Zoom
The bar officers will break down what a mini-pupillage is and what it can offer you. We will also look at how to secure a mini-pupillage.
University of Exeter Law Society Discussing Disabilities in the Legal Profession: Panel Event
24th November 6pm - 7:30pm
Online - Zoom
Panellists in different areas of the legal profession discuss their experiences in relation to disability.
University of Exeter Law Society Exeter Moot Court Compeition - Round 1
25th November midnight - 29th November midnight
Online - Zoom
This is an entirely online competition. Over these 4 days, we will be virtually judging mooters in a series of knock-out rounds, each on a different legal topic.
University of Exeter Law Society Exeter Moot Court Compeition - Round 1
25th November noon - 29th November noon
Online - Zoom
This is an entirely online competition. Over these 4 days, we will be virtually judging mooters in a series of knock-out rounds, each on a different legal topic.


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