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Headlines for the Weeks of June 18 & 25, 2018

Office of the Dean

Dean Harold J. Krent  »

  • Enjoy summer break!
Student Services

Assistant Dean Stephen Sowle  »

  • Spring 2018 GPAs and class ranks:
    • GPA cut-offs.
    • Note to first-year, full-time students.
    • Note about Law Review eligibility.
  • Spring 2018 CALI awards.
  • New Chicago-Kent Law Review members.
  • Law Review summer candidacy program.
  • Summer 2018 exams:
    • Exam schedule.
    • Exam reschedule requests: June 19-22
    • Exam method registration: June 19-22
    • Availability of professors' old exams.
  • Notices to graduating seniors:
    • Email, network and print accounts.
    • Clearing out lockers.
    • Student health insurance.
  • Dean's certificate for the Illinois bar.
  • Bar certificates for other states.
  • Joke of the week.

Registrar  »

  • Office hours.
  • Summer 2018 registration.
  • Fall 2018 registration.
  • New fee for replacement ID cards.
  • Official student withdrawal process.

Financial Aid  »

  • Summer deadline to accept loans is July 1.

Student Accounting Office  »

  • Financial aid refunds.
  • How to receive your Perkins Loan.

Career Services  »

  • Information and announcements:
    • Mandatory 1L Legal Resume and Cover Letter Workshops.
    • Interview preparation and mock interviews available through the CSO.
    • Free ABA memberships for students.
    • Federal Work Study applications are being accepted for summer 2018.
    • Summer 2018 Access2Practice Legal Externship Program.
  • Fall Recruiting:
    • Mark your calendar: Fall recruiting important dates.
    • Fall Recruiting Meeting make-up procedures.
  • Programming:
    • June 28: Drinker Biddle Rising 2L Reception.
  • Employment Opportunities:
    • Spring 2019 U.S. Attorney's Office Law Student Intern Program. Applications due September 7.
  • Fellowships & Scholarships:
    • 2018 Deborah J. Broyles Diverse Scholars Program by Reed Smith LLP. Applications due July 20.
    • 2018 Chapman & Cutler LLP Maynard H. Jackson Jr. Diversity Scholarship. Applications due July 31.
    • 2018 Ropes & Gray LLP Roscoe Trimmier Jr. Diversity Scholarship. Applications due August 31.
    • Diversity Scholarship Foundation 2018 Scholarships. Applications due September 1.
  • Job Fairs:  
    • July 10: National Black Prosecutors Association Annual Job Fair. Registration deadline is June 27.
    • July 24: CCBA Diversity Job Fair.
    • July 26 and 27: 2018 Patent Law Interview Program.
    • July 28: 14th annual Bay Area Diversity Career Fair.
    • August 3: 2018 Minnesota Minority Recruiting Conference. Registration deadline is June 29.
    • August 6 and 7: Indianapolis Bar Association Diversity Job Fair. Registration deadline is June 18.
    • August 8 to 10: 30th annual Lavender Law Conference & Career Fair (New York, NY).
    • August 18 and 19: 10th annual St. Louis Diversity Job Fair. Registration deadline is June 18.
    • September 26 and 27: Career Fair @ Illinois Tech.
  • Diversity:
    • July 10: National Black Prosecutors Association Annual Job Fair. Registration deadline is June 27.
    • 2018 Deborah J. Broyles Diverse Scholars Program by Reed Smith LLP. Applications due July 20.
    • July 24: CCBA Diversity Job Fair.
    • July 28: 14th annual Bay Area Diversity Career Fair.
    • 2018 Chapman & Cutler LLP Maynard H. Jackson Jr. Diversity Scholarship. Applications due July 31.
    • August 3: 2018 Minnesota Minority Recruiting Conference. Registration deadline is June 29.
    • August 18 and 19: 10th annual St. Louis Diversity Job Fair. Registration deadline is June 18.
    • August 8 to 10: 30th annual Lavender Law Conference & Career Fair (New York, NY).
    • 2018 Ropes & Gray LLP Roscoe Trimmier Jr. Diversity Scholarship. Applications due August 31.
    • Diversity Scholarship Foundation 2018 Scholarships. Applications due September 1.
  • Resources:
    • Government Honors & Internship Handbook and Public Policy Handbook: Log-in now available.
    • 2017-18 PSJD Comprehensive Fellowship Guide.
    • Equal Justice Works' student debt e-book: Take Control of Your Future: A Guide to Managing Your Student Debt.
    • ABA Student Loan Best Practices in the Face of Political Change.
    • ABA Law Student Podcast: Public Service Loan Forgiveness.
    • CareerShift.
    • Practising Law Institute (PLI).
    • CSO resources.
    • Resources provided by the Chicago Bar Association.
    • Lawcountability J.D. Sign-up information now available.
    • 2017-18 Chicago Area Law Firm List.
    • PracticeTracks videos.
    • @theBar Podcast for Young Lawyers.

Student Announcements from Alumni Relations  »

  • Student-Alumni Board.
  • Connect with the Chicago-Kent College of Law Alumni Association on LinkedIn.
  • Student Organizations: Want to connect with alumni?

Scholarships  »

  • Apply now for the Jewish Judges Association of Illinois Foundation Scholarship Award.
Academics & Student Programs
  • Semester Law Firm Associate Program (SFLAP).
  • Judicial Externship application for securing your own externship.
  • A2P Legal Externship Program applications now available.
  • Reggie the Cat!
  • Certificate Programs: 2018 applications available.
  • New certificate program.
  • Professor Kling is interviewed on WGN-TV.
  • Intensive Clinic.
  • Law Offices Newsletter.
  • Law Offices student argues before U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit.
  • In the news: Articles featuring clinical faculty.
  • For a description of all in-house clinical programs, please visit the Law Offices home page at www.kentlaw.iit.edu/legal-clinics.
  • For a description of all externship programs, please visit the Externship Program home page at www.kentlaw.iit.edu/externships.
  • International Center Downtown Campus hours and travel signatures.
  • No new entries this week.
Computing & Information Services

Information Technology Services (ITS)  »

  • Summer 2018 Help Desk hours.
  • Student print/scan/copy accounts reset.
  • Office 2016 available for download.
  • Symantec Endpoint Protection now available for Windows 10.
  • Microsoft Office 365 download information.
  • ITS announcements.
  • Best Practices: Safeguarding your computer from phishing attacks, hackers, etc.
  • Connect to IIT-Secure wireless network with your Chicago-Kent email address.
  • How to change and sync your password.
  • 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  »

  • Take a virtual tour of the library.
  • Library hours.
  • Become a fan of the library: Find us on Facebook!
  • General library policies.

Center for Computer-Assisted Legal Instruction (CALI)  »

  • CALI Lessons: Free study materials for law students.
Faculty
Administrative Offices/General

Administration and Finance  »

  • Weekly activities schedule.
  • Building and library hours.
  • Spakateria hours.
  • Bookstore hours.
  • Final exam hours for building and library.
  • Summer 2018 procedures for hiring students and part-time and temporary "non-benefits-eligible" staff.
  • 2018 biweekly pay calendar.
  • 2018 monthly pay calendar.
  • Spring 2018 discount parking rates for DTC faculty, staff and students.
  • Defibrillator at the Downtown Campus.
  • Downtown Campus safety tips.
  • Shuttle bus schedule.
  • Administration and Finance office hours.
  • Online room reservation form.

Admissions  »

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

Public Affairs »

  • Summer 2018 publication schedule.
  • Record templates available for staff.

Special Notices  »

  • Human Resources hours at the Downtown Campus. HR now found in room 285 on Tuesdays.
Student Organizations

Student Organizations: Please send your Record headlines and the full announcements to record@kentlaw.iit.edu by noon on Thursdays for the following Monday's issue.

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