Changes in the OILP
Please be aware as of Friday, August 12, 2011, there will be two new administrative staff members in the OILP. Ms. Liz Kabulski will be replacing Hilary Waldron as the Senior Office Coordinator. She can be reached at email@example.com or 312-906-5237. Ms. Britney Macdonald will be replacing Lauren Reinhalter as the Junior Office Coordinator. She can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org or 312-906-5134.
September 13: Study Abroad Info Session
Please join us for a Study Abroad information session on Tuesday, September 13, 2011 at noon. The room is to be determined, so please watch the Record and look for posters around the law school. We will be providing free pizza and beverages so please stop by!
Chicago-Kent offers many Study Abroad options for J.D. students. They can be found here. Please be aware that the Study Abroad application deadline is October 15, 2011! Please see Britney Macdonald in Suite 320B with any questions related to Study Abroad.
August 19: LL.M. Scavenger Hunt and Welcome Party
Please join us on the final afternoon of orientation for a fun filled day of exploring Chicago! Teams of students will be given a disposable camera, map of Chicago and a walking guide to “The Loop”. Follow the guide to see how many Chicago landmarks you can photograph during the afternoon! The winning team will get a prize.
WHEN: Friday, August 19th
12:30 – 5:00 p.m.
WHERE: Meet in the lobby of Chicago-Kent to get your materials and join your team. Then you’ll head out to explore Chicago for the afternoon.
After-party to follow!
WHEN: 5:00 – 7:00 p.m.
WHERE: 10th Floor event room. We will provide Chicago-themed snacks and beverages. This is a great way to relax after three weeks of orientation and get to know your classmates before the first day of classes.
ICenter Hours and Travel Signatures
Reminder: The International Center has advising hours at the Downtown Campus on Thursdays from 9:00am to 4pm in room 656. Please call 312-567-3680 by Wednesday at 4:30 pm to make an appointment.
If you are planning to travel outside of the U.S., you are required by SEVIS to have a travel signature. To obtain a travel signature on your I-20, please bring it to the International Center. The International Center recommends that you bring your I-20 to them at least one week in advance. We advise that you get your travel signature well in advance. A travel signature is valid for 12 months; however, we strongly advise that you obtain a new signature if the previous travel signature is more than 6 months old. For more information on travel, please see: http://www.iit.edu/~internat/forms/Travel_Handout_F1.pdf.