In this issue... 
Week of September 20, 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.

Dean Henry H. Perritt, Jr.

Assistant Dean Stephen D. Sowle

  • REMINDER: No classes Monday, September 20.
  • Intellectual property seminar:
    • Practice before the Federal Circuit-- UPDATE.
  • Bar registration for first-year students.
  • Courses subject to mandatory curve for elective courses.
  • Summer 1999 grade distributions.
  • Joke of the week.

Administration and Finance

  • ATTENTION: A note from Public Safety.
  • 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

  • Joint degree program announcement.
  • Aetna US Health Care representative on campus.

Financial Aid

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

Career Services

  • Interested in earning some cash? Student worker positions are still available in the CSO.
  • Upcoming programs:
    • Finding a job in government.
  • U.S. Army JAG Corp interviews date change.
  • All qualified 2Ls and 3Ls: Spring 2000 judicial externship information meeting, Tuesday, September 28, at 12:00pm.
  • Networking and employment opportunities at NAPIL's 1999 public interest law career fair and conference in October.
  • Seventh Circuit fall roundtable hosted by the American Bar Association, Law Student Division.
  • Meet representatives from Chicago-area non-profits/government agencies and learn about employment opportunities at the public service reception.


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

Information Center

  • Fall semester hours.
  • Shepard's tutorial.
  • Employer resumes on eLOISe.
  • Study rooms.
  • Faculty reserve.

Law Offices

  • Clinic students assist in litigation victories.
  • Mediation training dates for clinic students.
  • Welcome to Wendy K. Abbott, assistant professor of clinical practice.
  • Judicial externship spring 2000 semester for second- and third-year students.
  • For a description of all clinical programs, please visit the Law Offices home page at:

Center for Law and Computers

  • New virus detection software-Version 4.04.041.
  • Microsoft Office 2000 Professional and FrontPage 2000
  • Student Printing on laser printers
  • 20 New Pentium III computers in lab 760
  • Student Workers Needed
  • Multimedia Computers


  • Chicago-Kent scholarship opportunities--DEADLINE EXTENDED.
  • Important information for 1999-2000 Chicago-Kent scholarship recipients.
  • 1999-2000 outside scholarships list.

Writing Contests

  • New entries this week.

Continuing Legal Education

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


  • Student worker position available.

Office of Public Affairs

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

Employment Opportunities

  News and Announcements from
  Faculty and Law School Programs

From Professor Philip Hablutzel

  • Discount information for Wall Street Journal.

From Professor Jerold Lavin

  • Center for Law & Financial Markets speaker event.
From Professor Debbie Musiker
  • J.D./M.S. dual degree program in environmental management.

From Professor Joan Steinman

  • Research assistant needed.

From Professor Dan Tarlock

  • Real estate seminar.

Labor and Employment Law Certificate Program

  • ATTENTION: All students in, and interested in, the Labor and Employment Law certificate program.
  • Welcome back program Wednesday, September 22.

Serving Our Society (SOS)

  • Public interest pro bono volunteer opportunities.


  • Welcome back.
  • Lab hours.
  • Web research.
  • Software
  • Freebies!

International Law and Policy Development

  • GLAPI/International Policing meeting.

Program in Intellectual Property Law

  • Unique moot court course opportunity.



  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.

  • Corporate Law Society.
  • Hispanic Law Society.
  • Sports & Entertainment Law Society.
  • Women in Law.

Health Law Society

  • Membership information.

Intellectual Property Law Society

  • General meeting
  • IP faculty reception.

Labor and Employment Law Society

  • Certificate program reception.
  • E-mail list.
  • Upcoming events.

Phi Alpha Delta Law Fraternity

  • Networking seminar.
  • Activities fair.
  • Social events.
  • Judge's night.
  • Not a member yet?