Office of Academic Administration and Student Affairs:
News & announcements from Asst. Dean Stephen D. Sowle for the week of November 22, 1999

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Academic Calendar Reminder.  The academic calendar for the end of the semester is as follows:
Thursday, November 25      Thanksgiving vacation
  to Sunday, November 28
Monday, November 29       Monday classes meet (Labor Day make-up)
Tuesday, November 30       Monday classes meet (Yom Kippur make-up)
Wednesday, December 1    Friday classes meet (Thanksgiving make-up)
Thursday, December 2       Thursday classes meet (Thanksgiving make-up)
(Thursday, December 2 is the last day of regular classes)
In addition, Friday, December 3 is designated as a Make-up Day, i.e., a day on which professors can schedule classes to make up for any class sessions missed for reasons other than official school holidays. Day Division make-up classes may also be scheduled Tuesdays, 11:45 - 1:45; Evening Division make-up classes may also be scheduled on Friday evenings.

Spring 2000 Registration -- Update. The preliminary schedule of classes was distributed on Thursday, November 19 outside the third floor cafeteria.  The grid of classes and the exam schedule have also been distributed.  A copy of the preliminary schedule, including exam dates, is available on the Law School's Intranet site ( The final schedule and Registration Bulletin will be distributed on Tuesday, November 23. Registration forms for all students are due in the Registrar's office no later than Monday, November 29, at 8:00 p.m. (we no longer have separate registration dates for different priority categories, although forms will continue to be processed in priority order). Please keep an eye on the Registrar's section of the Record for details about initial registration and the priority add/drop period.

List of Recommended Courses.  A list of recommended upper-level courses adopted by the faculty is linked to this page.

Joke of the Week.  Question: What did the termite say when he walked into the tavern? Answer: Is the bar tender here? (Thanks to Mary Sarlitto for this week's joke.)

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