Office of Student Services:
News & announcements for the week of
September 28, 1998

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Brown Bag Video Series
If you were unable to make the workshop, fear not!  We have the made sure you can still "attend" the workshop!    The video of last week's workshop is now available in the Office of Student Services (room 544).

Demystifying the Socratic Method - Video #1
Professors Margaret Stewart, Stuart Deutsch, and Katharine Baker each discuss how they use the Socratic Method.  They also talk about what they hope to get out of using the Socratic Method, and give tips on how to prepare for Socratic questioning.  In short, they answer the age-old question - "I've read the material, so why can't I answer the questions?" 
Secrets of Success for Law School and Beyond 
Sponsored by Minority Legal Education Resources Consortium 
Wednesday, October 14, 1998 
4:30 p.m. 
Federal Judge Ann Williams and a distinguished panel of judges and attorneys will discuss: 

  • Developing Legal Writing Ability
  • Becoming Active in the Legal Community
  • Career Development through Externships, Summer Jobs, and Clerkships
  • Bar Exam Preparation
For more information please contact Chris Matheny at Chicago-Kent or Charlotte Taylor at DePaul. The DePaul University College of Law is located at 1 East Jackson (State and Jackson), 11th floor, (312)362-8183.

9th Annual City Wide Picnic for Minority Law Students
October 4, 1998
1:00-6:00 p.m.
Northwestern University School of Law
350 East Superior Street - Courtyard

Join students from Chicago-Kent, DePaul, John Marshall, Loyola, Northern Illinois, Northwestern, University of Chicago, and Valparaiso School of Law for an afternoon of food, drink and music.  For more information, please call the host school at (312)503-2931.

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