In this issue... 
Week of August 30, 1999





   Index of Back Issues

   News and Announcements from
   Administrative Offices

Important Record Announcement

    ATTENTION Student organizations: Check out information on posting your announcements in the Record. Information available online and in your mailbox.

Dean Henry H. Perritt, Jr.

  • Law house.
  • Welcome letter to returning students.

Assistant Dean Stephen D. Sowle

  • More CALI award winners.
  • Student awards luncheon.
  • Academic calendar.
  • REMINDER: No classes on Monday September 6.
  • Monthly meeting with SBA Advisory committee.


    • Tuesday, August 31, for insurance waivers.
    • Wednesday, September 1, for January graduates to file for February 2000 bar exam.
    • Friday, September 3, for pass/fail election.
    • Friday, September 3, last day to add a course.
  • January 2000 graduates: Submit application for graduation
  • Student directory and privacy form.

Administration and Finance

  • Weekly activities schedule.
  • Student employment for fall term.
  • Discounted parking rates for students.
  • Downtown campus safety tips.
  • Building hours.
  • Shuttle bus schedule.
  • Office hours.
  • Room reservations.

Student Services

  • Health insurance plan.
  • Student resource library.
  • DEADLINE: London law consortium.
  • Orientation evaluation.
  • Program announcement: How do I organize my time and prepare effectively?

Alumnae/i Relations Office/Office of Special Events

  • Employment Opportunities.
    • Student worker position available in Alumnae/i & Student Relations.
    • Alumnae/i & Student Relations Office seeks external relations coordinator.
  • Upcoming events.
    • September 7, 1999--"A Night at Wrigley Field," Chicago Cubs vs. Cincinnati Reds.

Financial Aid

  • Loan disbursements.
  • Entrance interviews.
  • 1999-2000 financial aid processing.
  • Perkins promissory note signing.
  • Office hours.
  • Frequently asked questions.

Career Services

  • Fall office hours: Closed September 6 for Labor Day.
  • New faces in the CSO.
  • Win prizes!!! Summer experience survey.
  • Fall interviewing.
  • Fall programming.
  • Department of Justice.
  • U.S. Army Jag Corps.
  • Spring 2000 externship for U.S. Attorney.
  • Volunteer for the Cook County Public Defender.
  • Now hiring student workers in the CSO .
  • Job posting process update.
  • Job fair.
  • Free seminar.
  • Job opportunities and Record handouts.


  • Excited to be attending Chicago-Kent? Join the Chicago-Kent Advocates!
  • Office of Admissions hours.

Information Center

  • Hours.
  • Copy cards.
  • LEXIS and Westlaw.
  • Students IDs.
  • Librarians available in computer lab 700.
  • New library system update.

Law Offices

  • Exciting opportunity for spring 2000 semester: Externships with U.S. Attorney's Office, Northern District of Illinois.
  • Welcome to assistant professor of clinical practice Wendy K. Abbott.
  • For a description of all clinical programs, please visit the Law Office home page at:

Center for Law and Computers

  • Welcome back.
  • New virus detection software
  • Office hours.
  • Online student directory.
  • Contact us for network maintenance.
  • Printing on KENTNET.
  • Electronic casebook availability.
  • E-mail stations.
  • Commonly asked questions.
  • Student workers needed.
  • Computer labs.


  • Chicago-Kent scholarship opportunities-- In search of financial assistance for law school? Apply for one of these awards.
  • Important information for 1999-2000 Chicago-Kent scholarship recipients.
  • 1999-2000 outside scholarships list.

Writing Contests

  • No new entry this week.

Continuing Legal Education

  • Upcoming programs in 1999.
  • Attention all students interested in labor law.

Office of Development

  • Student worker position available.

Office of Public Affairs

  • ATTENTION Student organizations: Check out information on posting your announcements in the Record. Information available online and in your mailbox.

Employment Opportunities


  News and Announcements from
  Faculty and Law School Programs

From Professor Jeffrey Sherman

  • Students Research assistants needed.

From Professor Harold Krent

  • Student assistant needed.

From Professor Ralph Brill

  • Research assistant needed.

From Professors Suzanne Ehrenberg and Susan Valentine

  • Student assistant needed.

From Professor Sanford Greenberg

  • Student assistant needed.

Labor and Employment Law Certificate Program

  • ATTENTION: All students in the Labor and Employment Law certificate program.

Serving Our Society (SOS)

  • Public interst pro bono volunteer opportunities.

International Law and Policy Development

  • International programs information meeting.

Program in Environmental and Energy Law

  • Externship and informational meeting.



  News and Announcements from
  Student Organizations

This week, announcements from those student organizations not posting their own Record pages are collected together on one page (organization names listed immediately below).
NOTE: Each student organization will be responsible for posting its own announcements beginning with the October 4 Record. Please see the important Record announcement at the beginning of this headline page.

  • Amnesty International
  • Intellectual Property Law Society
  • International Law Society
  • Journal of Intellectual Property
  • Justinian Society

International Moot Court Honor Society

  • Tryouts for International Moot Court teams.

Labor and Employment Law Society

  • Welcome back!
  • Officers for 1999-2000.
  • Upcoming events.

Phi Alpha Delta Law Fraternity

  • Welcome back.
  • Briefing a case.
  • Upcoming events.
  • Judges night.
  • Not a member of PAD?