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Headlines for the Week of August 30, 2010

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Attention 2010 Fall Graduates
ArrowApplications for Graduation due September 3

ASCK Week 2010: Alumni-Student ConneKtions
ArrowSign up now for Alumni-Student ConneKtions Week, September 20 to 24

Student Organization Services
ArrowStudent Org Leaders: Want to Connect with Alumni?

Alumni Career Advisor Network
ArrowSearch for an Advisor


Attention 2010 Fall Graduates

Applications for Graduation due September 3

Graduation Application Deadline. Students who plan on graduating at the end of the Fall semester must submit a graduation application to the Registrar's Office no later than Friday, September 3, 2010.

To complete:

  1. Log in to your webmail account
  2. Click on the "Web for Students" icon in lower left portion of the left frame
  3. Select "Application for Graduation" under the "Online Forms" heading
  4. Complete the full form (Please complete every field)
  5. Submit your selection

You will receive a confirmation e-mail once a graduation audit has been performed. Please note that any changes you make to your schedule after the audit may affect your graduation requirements. You should check with the Registrar's Office prior to making any changes.

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ASCK Week 2010: Alumni-Student ConneKtions

Sign up now for Alumni-Student ConneKtions Week

September 20 - 24

ASCK Week is a week-long extravaganza of opportunities for students to network and connect with Chicago-Kent alumni as well as to gain valuable career-related skills. More information can be found on the Alumni Office ASCK Week webpage. Please plan on participating in one or more of the opportunities listed below, and RSVP through the Events section of Symplicity. (1Ls may RSVP by e-mailing kentcso@kentlaw.edu.)

Schedule

Take a Student To Work Day: Any day, September 20-24

Resume Reviews: Monday, September 20, 20-minute sessions, all day

Informational Interviews: Tuesday, September 21, 30-minute sessions, all day

Generational Differences in the Workplace: Tuesda0y, noon - 1:00 p.m.

Mock Interviews: Wednesday, September 22, 30-minute sessions, all day

Unusual Interview Situations: Wednesday, 3-4 p.m.

Everything you want to know about law school: A panel hosted by the Chicago-Kent Young Alumni Council
Thursday, September 23, noon - 1:00 p.m.

Everything you want to know about practicing law: A panel hosted by the Chicago-Kent Young Alumni Council
Thursday, September 23, 3:00 - 4:00 p.m.

How to Network: Thursday, September 23, 4:30 - 5:30 p.m.

Alumni and Student Networking Event: Thursday, September 23, 5:30 - 7:30 p.m.
Cocktails and appetizers will be served. For this event only, RSVP to alums@kentlaw.edu by Tuesday, September 21.

After you RSVP to an event, you will be contacted to set up a specific time and to be given information on your alumni contact.

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Alumni Services for Student Organizations

Student Org Leaders: Want to Connect with Alumni?

Are you involved in leadership of a student organization and would like to:

ArrowInvite alumni to your events?
ArrowFind alumni speakers or panelists?
ArrowFundraise for your organization from alumni?

Visit the Alumni Services for Student Organizations Website:
www.kentlaw.edu/alumni/services

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Alumni Career Advisor Network

Search for an Advisor

In an effort to help you connect with a strong network of Chicago-Kent alumni, the Chicago-Kent Alumni Association and Office of Career Services encourage you to take advantage of the law schoolís ďAlumni Career Advisor Network.Ē

Alumni from around the world are available to discuss issues such as practice trends, legal markets in specific geographic areas, and other career-related topics. This is an excellent opportunity to start building your personal network with Chicago-Kent alumni!

To search for an Alumni Career Advisor, all you have to do is log-in to the Chicago-Kent Alumni Online Community:

First Time Login Instructions:

  1. Go to www.alumni.kentlaw.edu/firstlogin

  2. In the Constituent ID field, enter your Banner CWID.
    To find your Banner CWID login to http://my.iit.edu. Once you are logged, on the right side of your screen you should see a box called IIT Personal ID numbers. The Banner CWID is the number beginning with ďA.Ē
  1. In the Class Year Field:
    1. If you are an LLM student, enter LLM
    2. If you are a Visiting student, enter LV
    3. If you are a JD student your Class Year will be three characters. The first letter for all class years will be L. The second letter is your division. The third is your year number.
      Examples: A 2nd year night studentís class year is LN2. A 1st year day studentís class year is LD1.

During your first time login you will create a username and password. Afterwards, you may log in directly at www.alumni.kentlaw.edu/advisorsearch using the username and password you created.

If you need assistance with your first time login, please email kentcso@kentlaw.edu.

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