The Moritz Washington, DC, Summer Program is a busy two to three months of classroom learning, learning-by-doing at externships, networking, and developing professional skills. Students have given very positive reviews of their time in Washington, D.C. In addition to the more formalized curriculum and program described below, students in the program frequently went out together after class and also met on other occasions. Here is a Twitter thread recap of the 2019 summer program. Our 2020 program, due to COVID-19, had to switch to a fully online classroom and externship program, and we met virtually with nearly forty lawyers in DC. In Summer 2021, we are hopeful to return to an in-person program similar to 2019 and prior years.
The program activities and curriculum are organized around two courses, which is taught by Professor Walker: