In this issue...  Week of September 14, 1998





   Index of Back Issues

   News and Announcements from
   Administrative Offices
Dean Henry H. Perritt, Jr.
  • Meeting with vice president for information technology at Northwestern University.
  • Meeting with incoming president of the Chicago Bar Association.

Assistant Dean Stephen D. Sowle

  • Academic calendar Reminder: No classes on September 21.
  • Student awards luncheon.
  • More CALI Award winners.
  • Bar registration for first-year students.


  • January '99 graduates: Make sure your name is spelled correctly.
  • Illinois bar registration for 1Ls.

Administration and Finance

  • Weekly activities schedule.


  • Calling all Chicago-Kent advocates! First meeting of the year scheduled.

Student Services

  • Exam and Study Skills Program.
  • TA Getting Started workshop and office hours.

Financial Aid

  • Office hours.

Career Services

  • DEADLINE: Summer Experience Surveys due Friday, September 11.
  • Additional On-Campus employment opportunities.
  • MUST SEE CSO fall programming: "The Practice: Finding a Job in a Small or Mid-sized Firm;" "Law & Order: Finding a Job in Goverment;" Developing an International Career.
  • Student worker positions available.
  • Student careers committee seeks volunteers.
  • Winner of summer experience survey raffle.
  • Job opportunities and other Record handouts.
  • Fall on-campus interview program updates.

Information Center

  • Information Center offers tutorials on ALRs.
  • Information Center open regular hours on Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur.
  • Remember to get your current ID sticker from the Registrar's Office.

Public Affairs

  • Guidelines for submitting broadcast messages.
  • Record announcement procedure for student organization.

Law Offices

  • Judicial Externships, spring 1999 semester, informational meeting.

Center for Law and Computers

  • Reminder: Check out the network maintenance schedule for anticipated downtime.
  • The 1998-1999 Academic Calendar has been updated and is available online.
  • Answers to Frequently Asked Questions.
  • Computer Help desk in room 775 will be staffed on Sunday, September 13 from 2:00 - 7:00 pm.
  • Record Training Schedule for Student Organizations


  • 1998-99 External Scholarships: 2 awards currently listed.

Writing Contests

Employment Opportunities


  News and Announcements from
  Faculty and Law School Programs

Professor Philip Hablutzel

  • Discount Subscriptions: Wall St. Journal, Barron's, & Financial Times.

Professor Michele Baker Richardson

  • Research assistant opening.

Professor Joan Steinman

  • Pro bono opportunity.
  • Research assistant opening.

Serving Our Society (SOS)

  • SOS is Chicago-Kent's public interest volunteer placement program.

Institute for Science Law & Technology

  • Biochemist and Nobel laureate Kary Mullis to speak at IIT September 23.

Program for Labor and Employment Law

  • Fall Welcome Back Party!

Follett's Bookstore

  • New hours.

Special Notices

  • Attorneys' Title Guaranty Fund, Inc., holds free seminar for law students.



  News and Announcements from
  Student Organizations
This week, announcements from those student organizations not listed below are posted together. Student organizations will be responsible for posting their own announcement pages in the September 21 Record.

If you did not receive the letter and e-mail from the Office of Public Affairs explaining the new Record procedures, please contact Linda Valentino, the Record editor, at or 906-5252 as soon as possible. A copy of the letter to student organization presidents is available online. Additional information is available from Linda Valentino.

Christian Legal Society

  • Bible study on Tuesday at noon.
  • Charlie Emmerich, the director of the Law Student Ministries Division of CLS, will be visiting Chicago-Kent.

Environmental Law Society

  • Upcoming events.
  • Minutes of general membership meeting, September 3, 1998.

Jewish Law Student Association

  • Tuesday is FREE Movie Night!

Women in Law

  • DEADLINE: 1L Representative applications due Friday, September 18.
  • Reminder: Have you turned in your mentorship application?
  • Reminder: Have you remembered to pay your dues for 1998/99?
  • Highlights of September general meetings.
  • Mark your calendar for the Autumn Welcome/Mentorship reception October 1!