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Headlines for the Week of November 30, 2020

Office of the Dean

Dean Anita K. Krug  »

  • Congratulations to Chicago-Kent's National Moot Court Competition Regional Finalists and Semifinalists!
  • Congratulations to Chicago-Kent's Quarterfinalists in the Chicago Bar Association Moot Court Competition!
  • An Introduction to National Security Cyber Security Law, December 2.
Student Services

Assistant Dean Stephen Sowle

    • Teaching evaluations.
    • Pass/fail revocation deadline.
    • Access to building for studying and exams.
    • Class schedule this week.
    • U-Pass notice.
    • Fall 2020 exams.
    • Grading for Fall 2020 semester.
    • Spring 2021 semester.
    • 1L Your Way.
    • Bookstore orders and returns.
    • Counseling services.

3L Bar Prep  »

  • Check out the Chicago-Kent Bar Prep website.

Registrar  »

  • Office hours.
  • Enrollment verifications.
  • Fall 2020 exams.
  • Replacement ID cards.
  • Official student withdrawal process.

Financial Aid  

  • 2021-2022 FAFSA Available October 1, 2020.
  • 2020-2021 FAFSA Still Available
  • Securing Your Sensitive Documents
  • Changes to Origination Fees
  • 2020-2021 Financial Aid Awarding
  • Note to 3Ls: Financial Aid Eligibility for Credits Earned

Student Accounting Office  »

  • How to reach the Student Accounting Office during social distancing protocols.

Career Services  »

  • Information and Announcements:
    • Counseling appointments available by phone and by Zoom.
    • Free ABA memberships for students.
    • CSO Google Drive: New Civil Rights and Career Advice Resources Added.
  • Programming:
    • CSO Panopto: Watch informational videos and previous programs.
    • Watch the Winter 2021 Formal Recruiting Informational Video.
  • Employment Opportunities:
    • Federal Work-Study applications open for Spring 2020 - Watch the Informational Video
    • New Recruiting Opportunities for 2Ls.
    • Federal Work-Study applications open for summer 2020.
    • Cook County State's Attorney's Office: Apply to be an Assistant State's Attorney.
    • Peggy Browning Summer Fellowships in Labor Law - Application Opens December 1, 2020.
    • Public Interest Law Initiative: Application Opens for over 25 participating agencies on December 1, 2020,
  • Fellowships and Scholarships:
    • Schweitzer Health Justice school-year student fellowship: deadline February 1
  • Job Fairs:
    • Loyola Patent Law Interview Program: Virtual using Flo Recruit; Student Decision Period Happening Now through December 3
    • 2021 Lavender Law Conference & Career Fair: July 28 - 30 - Registration Now Open
  • Diversity:
    • Cook County Minority Job Fair - NOW VIRTUAL on January 8, 2021: Interview schedules now available
    • Judicial Intern Opportunity Program (JIOP): Application closes January 10, 2021.
    • Association of Corporate Counsel (ACC) 1L Diversity Summer Internships: Application closes January 8, 2021.
    • 2021 Lavender Law Conference & Career Fair: July 28 - 30 - Registration Now Open
    • Leadership Council on Legal Diversity (LCLD) 1L Scholars Program: Application Period Opens December 1
    • Leadership Council on Legal Diversity (LCLD) 1L Mentor Program: Registration Open until December 15 - Register ASAP
    • Just the Beginning - A Pipeline Organization 2021 Summer Judicial Internship Diversity Project (1L/2L)
  • Resources:
    • Association of American Law Schools Member Schools Symposia Calendar
    • Washington DC: Public Interest Jobs Clearinghouse and US House of Representatives Employment Bulletin
    • Symplicity App
    • Chicago Area Law Firm List
    • Resume and Cover Letter Guides available in the Symplicity Document Library
    • Government Honors & Internship Handbook and Public Policy Handbook
    • CareerShift
    • Practising Law Institute (PLI)
    • CSO Resources - new resources added regularly
    • Resources provided by the Chicago Bar Association
    • @theBar Podcast for Young Lawyers

    Student Announcements from Alumni Relations  »

    • Sign up for the Alumni Advisor Network to connect with alumni throughout the world.
    • Connect with the Chicago-Kent College of Law Alumni Association on LinkedIn.

    Public Interest Resource Center  »

    • Find volunteer opportunities through the Public Interest Resource Center.

    Scholarships  »

    • External scholarships information has been moved.
Academics & Student Programs
  • C-K Law Group Clinic Spring 2021: Applications are due on Monday, November 16 at noon!
  • New Clinical Professor - Jamie Franklin
  • Newsletter is up!
  • Legal Externship Program - Spring 2021 Information available
  • Judicial Externship Program - Spring 2021 Information available
  • Clinical Professor Richard Kling in the News
  • Follow us on social media.
  • Certificate Programs: You can still apply.
  • International Center Downtown Campus hours and travel signatures.
  • Volunteer Opportunity: Self-Help Web Center.
Computing & Information Services

Information Technology Services (ITS)  »

  • portal: Chicago-Kent Tab.
  • Hawki APP.
  • Upgraded Tech classrooms.
  • Return to campus connect to wifi and printers.
  • Symantec Endpoint Protection now available for Windows 10.
  • Microsoft Office 365 download information.
  • Best Practices: Safeguarding your computer from phishing attacks, hackers, etc.
  • Connect to IIT-Secure wireless network with your Chicago-Kent email address.
  • Eduroam available at Chicago-Kent.
  • Student printing from remote locations available.
  • Symantec Endpoint Protection Antivirus available for student use.
  • Service alerts and news.
  • Security updates and spam.
  • IIT print channel is for Main Campus printing only and not for use at the Downtown Campus.
  • Weekly maintenance schedule.

Library  »

  • Library Is Closed for On-site Access.
  • Library Hours.
  • Become a fan of the library: Find us on Facebook!
  • General library policies.

Center for Computer-Assisted Legal Instruction (CALI)  »

  • CALI redesigns website for better experience.
  • CALI Law School Success Fellows releases new CALI lessons.
  • Get free, unlimited access to CALI Lessons in less than five minutes.
Institutes & Centers
  • No current announcements.
Administrative Offices/General

Administration and Finance  »

  • Conviser Law Center Scheduled Events.
  • Building and library hours.
  • Spakateria hours.
  • Bookstore hours.
  • Spring 2020 procedures for hiring students and part-time and temporary "non-benefits-eligible" staff.
  • 2020 biweekly pay calendar.
  • 2020 monthly pay calendar.
  • Fall 2020 Discount Parking for Conviser Law Center Faculty, Staff & Students
  • Defibrillator at the Conviser Law Center Campus.
  • Conviser Law Center safety tips.
  • Administration and Finance office hours.
  • Reserving a Room at Conviser Law Center.

Admissions  »

  • Join the Chicago-Kent Advocates.
  • Admissions office hours.

Continuing Legal and Professional Education  »

Marketing and Communications »

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