Artika Tyner, Esq., Director of Diversity & Clinical Law Faculty, Guest Blogger
The UST Law community had the honor of welcoming Val Jensen, Executive Director of Twin Cities Diversity in Practice, to our campus for a workshop on career development. Ms. Jensen shared practical advice and insights on how to be successful in your law career- not only today but for a lifetime. She began by sharing stories about her vocational journey. She learned very early in her career the importance of making connections and building strong relationships. Additionally, she expressed the importance of being open to a wide range of career opportunities. Jensen has availed herself to many rich & rewarding career opportunities ranging from serving as an Assistant Ramsey County Attorney to leading diversity efforts within her role as Associate Dean for Multicultural Affairs at William Mitchell College of Law.