Screening of "Marshall" and Panel Discussion. The Black Law Students Association and Power Rogers & Smith, LLP are co-hosting an event to celebrate Black History Month on Wednesday, February 21, at 5:30 pm, in the first floor lobby and the Ogilvie Auditorium. The event, entitled Black Letter Law, will begin with a reception (5:30 pm), followed by a panel discussion (6:15 pm) and a screening of the film "Marshall" (7:00 pm). The panelists will be Justice P. Scott Neville, Jr., of the Illinois Appellate Court; Judge John Fitzgerald Lyke of the Cook County Circuit Court; Larry R. Rogers, Sr., of Power Rogers & Smith, LLP (founding partner); and Larry R. Rogers, Jr., of Power Rogers & Smith (partner). All Chicago-Kent students, alumni, faculty, and staff are invited, and outside guests are also welcome. If you plan to attend, please RSVP by clicking here.
Study Abroad Information Session for J.D. Students. The Office of International Law and Policy will host an information session for J.D. students who are interested in studying abroad in Summer 2018 or Fall 2018. The session will be held on Tuesday, February 21, 3:00-4:00 pm, in Rm. 590. Information about Chicago-Kent's study abroad opportunities is available by clicking here.
Joke of the Week. I did a book signing yesterday. I'm now banned from the library.