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Headlines for the Week of September 26, 2011

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Alumni/Student ConneKtions (ASCK) Week 2011:
ArrowSign up to meet with alumni for resume reviews, mock & informational interviews!
ArrowRSVP for the Alumni/Student networking reception Wednesday, October 12.
ArrowAttend panels on networking, bar leadership, and growing a legal business.
Apply for the Alumni Board of Directors Scholarship
ArrowApply by September 30, 2011.
U.S. Supreme Court Justice Visits to Chicago-Kent in Fall 2011
ArrowStudent and staff lottery available for “Judicial Takings” with Justice Scalia.
Student organization leaders:
ArrowWant to connect with alumni?


Alumni/Student ConneKtions (ASCK) Week 2011

Sign up to meet with alumni!

ASCK Week is a weeklong 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.

Sign up online by Wednesday, October 5 for the following sessions to get one-on-one career advice from Chicago-Kent Alumni:


RSVP for the Alumni/Student Networking Reception

Practice your networking skills with Chicago-Kent alumni!

Alumni-Student Networking Reception
Wednesday, October 12, 2011
5:30-7:30 p.m.
10th Floor Event Room

RSVP to alums@kentlaw.edu or (312) 906-5240 by Friday, October 7.

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Panel Schedule

Chicago-Kent alumni will hold panels and make presentations throughout the week on how to develop your legal career.

  • Remember My Name: How to Market and Grow a Legal Business
    Tuesday, October 11
    12:00–1:00 p.m.
    Room 370
    Presenter:
    Rafi Arbel ‘94, President of Market JD
     
  • Chicago-Kent Alumni in Bar Association Leadership: A Speaking Panel
    Wednesday, October 12

    3:00–4:00 p.m.
    Room 210
    Panelists:
    John Locallo ’86, Gregg Garofalo ’99, and Catherine Battista ’05

  • Social Media, Doing Good and the Job Search
    Thursday, October 13

    12:30–1:30 p.m.
    Room 370
    Hosted by the Chicago-Kent Young Alumni Council
    Panelists:
    Andrew Slobodien ’94 and Marlene Igel ’94, moderated by Melissa Sobota ’07

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Alumni Board of Directors Scholarship

Apply for the Alumni Board Scholarship: Due Sept. 30

The Chicago-Kent Alumni Board of Directors Scholarship is awarded to law students demonstrating academic merit and financial need. Applications for the 2010-2011 Scholarships are due Friday, September 30, 2011.

Complete Online Application

Recipients will be announced in early November and will be honored at the annual Alumni Awards & Recognition Luncheon on Friday, November 18, 2011.

Direct questions to Tara Anderson, Director of Alumni Relations, at (312) 906-5245.

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U.S. Supreme Court Justice Visits to Chicago-Kent

Student and Staff Lottery Available for "Judicial Takings"

“Judicial Takings”:  Keynote Address by Antonin Scalia, Associate Justice, Supreme Court of the United States
Tuesday, October 18, 2011
Noon–6:00 p.m. ~ Conference includes a keynote by Justice Scalia, a moot court competition, and reception

Given limited available seating, Chicago-Kent students and staff are eligible to be entered in a lottery to attend the conference. The deadline to enter the lottery is October 6.

For the STUDENT lottery form, click here.
For the STAFF lottery form, click here.
Please note: Only one entry allowed per person.

If you have questions, please contact the Chicago-Kent Alumni Association at alums@kentlaw.edu or 312.906.5240. 

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Student Organization Services

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?
ArrowPartner with the Alumni Association on events?

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

 

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