Summer 2007 Exams.
The final exams
for the Summer term are listed in the Schedule of Classes available
. You will be notified of the classroom assignments for your exams prior
to the start of exam period.
•Exam Reschedule Requests.
The Student Handbook requires that you take your final exams at the times scheduled
unless you have an exam conflict (as defined below), or you have a "serious
illness or other extraordinary or compelling reason" beyond your control.
If you have an exam conflict or believe you have other reasons justifying the
rescheduling of an exam, please contact Mindi Mysliwiec (email@example.com)
no later than Friday, July 6, 2007
. A student is deemed to have an "exam
conflict" if the student has two exams at the same time, or has two or more
exams within 24 hours.
•Exams on Computer Sign-Up.
Many professors allow students to take their exams on computer (either lab computers
or students' own laptops, or both). Registration for taking exams on computer
will take place from Thursday, July 5 through Tuesday, July 10.
beginning July 5, log into your Webmail
account, click on the Web for Students icon, and navigate to the appropriate form.
Ranks for Spring 2007.
The class ranks as of the end of the Spring 2007 semester
have been posted and are available through Web
New Chicago-Kent Law Review Members.
to report that the students listed below have been invited to join the Chicago-Kent
Law Review based on their academic performance:
|Marina G. Aronchik||Laura B. Rowe|
Booth ||Laura A. Schmieder|
|Edward E. Dabuzhsky||Kara L. Schuur|
|Betsy L. Gates||Christopher H. St. Peter|
J. Grindle||Sandra R. Stipp|
|John O. Gunderson||Long
|Ted C. Koshiol||Benjamin W. Tull|
|Shannon O'Boye||Jessica Tyrus|
|Justin J. Paul||Tianran
|Aaron J. Rosenthal|| |
Law Consortium: Brochures Available. Chicago-Kent offers a semester of legal
study in London each Spring semester as part of a consortium with six other schools.
If you are interested in the London Law Consortium for the Spring 2008 semester,
please pick up a copy of the program brochure from Denise Lang outside my office
(Suite 320C). Spaces in the program will be allocated on a first-come, first-served
basis. We must submit to the program administrators completed applications from
all of our participating students no later than Tuesday, September 7, 2007. If
you wish to discuss the program in more detail, contact Professor David Rudstein
Orientation Leaders and Mentors
Wanted. Each year, entering students tell us that much of their most informative
and valuable information comes from other students. As someone who has been there,
your advice can be critical to the success of our incoming class. As an Orientation
Leader, your tasks may include leading a lunch or dinner discussion with a group
of students on the first day of Orientation (Monday, August 20); helping take
ID photos; or answering questions and giving advice. As a Mentor, you will be
paired with one or two first-year students to provide one-on-one advice and guidance
about adjusting to the law school experience.
If interested in
being a Mentor: Fill out the online
form linked to this page by July 20, 2007. You will be contacted with your
match information no later than the first week of classes.
in being an Orientation Leader: Please e-mail Mindi Mysliwiec (firstname.lastname@example.org)
with the following information:
-Name and division
-Are you available
to lead a lunch/dinner discussion with a group of students (divided by Legal Writing
section) on Monday, August 20, 12:00-1:00pm (day students) or 6:30-7:20pm (evening
students)? If so, please provide the name of your first-year Legal Writing professor.
-Are you available to assist with ID photos on Monday, August 20, 1:00-3:00 pm,
and/or 7:20-8:00 pm?
-Are you available for general assistance with Orientation
activities on Tuesday, August 21 and/or Wednesday, August 22?
to Graduating Seniors. If you are graduating this semester, please read the
information below about your Kent e-mail and network accounts, and your locker.
If you have any questions, please let me know. Note: If you are
not graduating this semester, you will keep your e-mail account and locker until
•E-mail and Network Accounts. E-mail and network
accounts will be terminated on Thursday, July 30 (not July 26, as previously
announced). However, IIT offers a free e-mail service to all alumni. Information
about alumni e-mail accounts was sent to graduating students recently by e-mail,
and is available on the
Computer Center's Record page. (Note: The e-mail address on
the account will not be the same as your current Kentlaw e-mail address
-- it will be an IIT address.)
•Clearing Out Lockers.
Please clear your lockers out no later than Wednesday, August 1. Anything
left in lockers after that date will be removed. If you are unable to clear your
locker out by that date, please contact me to make arrangeents for your locker
contents to be set aside for you.
Joke of the Week. "I bought
all of those Jane Fonda videos. I love to sit and eat cookies and watch them."
Poem of the Week. This week's poem is "I
Grant You Ample Leave," by George Eliot.