In this issue...  Week of October 5, 1998

   
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   News and Announcements from
   Administrative Offices
   
Dean Henry H. Perritt, Jr.
  • Meeting of the National Academy of Sciences Committee on Global Networks and Local Values.
  • Presentation to the Great Lakes Supreme Court Justices.
  • Update on Jacob Corre's Condition.
  • Dean's Office seeks research assistant.

Assistant Dean Stephen D. Sowle

  • More Spring 1998 CALI award winners.

Registrar

  • DEADLINE to change divisions for the Spring semester (10/9).
  • Undergraduate transcripts - 1Ls.
  • Use of a computer for finals.

Administration and Finance

  • Weekly activities schedule.

Student Services

  • Secrets of success for law school and beyond.
  • Brown bag series workshop #2: Exam Writing 1.

Financial Aid

  • Warning: System down.
  • Office hours.

Career Services

  • FREE Sullivan's Judicial Profiles directory for students who act NOW!
  • Judicial Externship Applications Due 10/15.
  • Upcoming Programs:
    10/7: Finding a Job in a Public Interest Organization
    10/7: Arthur Andersen Informational Program
    10/14: Finding a Job in a Corporation
    10/15: Summer Study Abroad Opportunities
  • Networking opportunities:
    10/6: YLS Volunteer Fair & Social Hour
    10/15: Meet Employers at the Public Service Reception
  • Four students win scholarships for marketing plans.
  • Job opportunities and other Record handouts.
    Internships
    Fellowships
    Judicial Clerkships
    Volunteer positions
    Miscellaneous

Information Center

  • LIR 4th annual Conference on Immigration.
  • Tutorials on Shepard's Citators.
  • How to contact the Multimedia Service Department.

Public Affairs

Law Offices

  • Judicial Externships for Spring 1999 semester.

Center for Law and Computers

  • Sunday hours for October.
  • Answers to commonly asked questions.
  • E-mail stations.
  • CLC hours.
  • Reminder: Check out the network maintenance schedule for anticipated downtime.

Scholarships

  • Hispanic Lawyers Scholarship Fund of Illinois: Application DEADLINE extended to October 30, 1998.
  • Congratulations to Jamie McDole '99, winner of the 1998-99 American Counsel Association Scholarship!

Writing Contests

  • New entry this week.

Employment Opportunities

 

  News and Announcements from
  Faculty and Law School Programs
   

Judge David A. Erickson and Justice Warren Wolfson

  • Team tryouts for the '98-'99 National Trial Advocacy and KATLA Team.

Professor Michele Baker Richardson

  • Research assistant opening.

Professor Jeffrey Sherman

  • Exam reviews.

Professor Peggie Smith

  • Research assistant opening.

Serving Our Society (SOS)

  • Poverty law project.
  • Tutor/Mentor opportunities.

Program in Environmental and Energy Law

  • Event this week:
    10/5-Professor Christopher Stone: "Current Quandaries in
    International Environmental Law".
  • Upcoming October events:
    10/15-7th Annual PEEL Alumni/Student Reception
    Professor Dan Tarlock: "Clean Water for What and for
    Whom?"
    10/20-PEEL alum Mary Reames, City of Chicago,
    Corporation Counsel's office (Envtl. Div'n).

Special Notices

  • Lawyers for the Creative Arts hold new speaker series. Meet an entertainment attorney in a small group setting.

 

   
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  News and Announcements from
  Student Organizations
   

Amnesty International

  • AI Committee Meeting - Monday, Oct. 5, 12 p.m., C76.
  • Upcoming Events.
  • Taking action!

Chicago Bar Association

  • Reminder: CBA All School Reception at the CBA building Oct. 8 from 4-6 p.m.

Christian Legal Society

  • Bible study on Tuesday at noon.
  • Becoming a member of CLS.
  • CLS national conference.

Environmental Law Society

  • Event this week:
    10/5-Professor Christopher Stone: "Current Quandaries in
    International Environmental Law".
  • Upcoming October events:
    10/15-7th Annual PEEL Alumni/Student Reception
    Professor Dan Tarlock: "Clean Water for What and for
    Whom?"
    10/20-PEEL alum Mary Reames, City of Chicago,
    Corporation Counsel's office (Envtl. Div'n).

Illinois State Bar Association

  • Check out our links to over 85 Chicago-area law firms' web pages!
  • Upcoming Events:
    Wed., 10/14, 5-6 p.m. -- "Alternative Careers in Law"
    Fri., 10/16, 4:30-7 p.m. -- "Networking Social/Mixer" for law
    students who wish to meet attorneys from the Young
    Lawyers Division who can lend guidance with career
    planning.
  • Membership: It's never too late. Applications on Concourse. Drop them off in ISBA mailbox on 2nd floor.

Jewish Law Student Association

Kent Justice Foundation

  • Pizza & pop at 10/6 meeting.
  • Sign up for auction committees.

Women in Law

  • "What Every First-Year Female Law Student Should Know."
  • Speaker panel on Domestic Violence Wednesday, Oct. 14 at 3 p.m.
  • How you can help "stamp" out breast cancer.
  • Reminder: Don't forget to pay your '98-'99 dues!

   
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