In this issue... 
Week of September 7, 1999





   Index of Back Issues

   News and Announcements from
   Administrative Offices

Important Record Announcement

  • 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.
  • Mediation.
  • REMINDER: No classes on Monday September 6, or Saturday, September 11.
  • NOTE: Change for monthly meeting with SBA Advisory Committee.


  • Student directory and local address.
    • Privacy form due Friday, September 10.
  • January 2000 graduates.
    • Graduates will be assessed a $75 graduation fee.

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

  • Student resource library.
  • Student organization fair.
  • DEADLINE: London law application.

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

  • REMINDER: Closed Labor Day.
  • New staff members.
  • Return summer experience survey by September 17 to win prizes!!!
  • Sign up ASAP for additional mock interview slots on September 15, from 10:30am-6:30pm.
  • September programming:
    • Finding a job in small and mid-size firms-- September 14 & 15.
    • Finding a job in government-- September 21 & 22.
  • U.S. Army Jag Corp.
  • U.S. Attorney's Office externship.
  • Volunteer for the Cook County Public Defender.
  • Work in the CSO-- student worker positions still available.
  • NAPIL public interest career fair and conference.
  • Network at the First Defense legal aid party.


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

Information Center

  • Fall semester hours.
  • Labor Day holiday hours
  • Federal statutes tutorial.
  • Copy cards
  • LEXIS and Westlaw passwords and student IDs.
  • Librarians are available in computer lab 700.
  • Faculty reserve.

Law Offices

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

Center for Law and Computers

  • Office 2000 is now available!!
  • Unbinding of books.
  • Student workers needed.


  • 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

  • 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 Joan Steinman

  • Research assistant needed.

From Professor Ralph Brill

  • Research assistant needed.

From Professors Suzanne Ehrenberg and Susan Valentine

  • Student assistant needed.

Labor and Employment Law Certificate Program

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

Serving Our Society (SOS)

  • Public interest pro bono volunteer opportunities.

International Law and Policy Development

  • Operation Kosovo meeting for interested students, Wednesday, September 8 at 3pm in room 305.



  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.

  • Labor and Employment Law Society.
  • Student Bar Association.
  • Women in Law.