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Week of October 4, 1999





   Index of Back Issues

   News and Announcements from
   Administrative Offices

Dean Henry H. Perritt, Jr.

  • Luncheon for LL.M. students.
  • Security provisions.

Assistant Dean Stephen D. Sowle

  • Position available with adjunct Prof. Dan Harris.
  • Recognition for adjunct Prof. Brad Hulbert's law firm.
  • Joke of the week.


  • Change of division-- Spring 2000.
    • DEADLINE: Friday, October 8.
  • Notice to 1Ls-- undergraduate transcript required.
  • Registrar's Office moving to the 5th floor.

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

  • Student health insurance forum.
  • AEP program-- exam taking tips from the law faculty.

Financial Aid

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

Career Services

  • Student worker positions are still available in the CSO.
  • Check out the results of the summer experience survey.
  • NAPIL packets are available for immediate pickup in the Career Services Office. Resumes must be in to employers by October 11.
  • Upcoming programs:
    • "Finding a job in a public interest organization" on October 6 at 3:00pm in room 210.
    • Out of state job searches on October 13 at 5:00pm in room 510.
  • ISBA public service reception on October 6 from 5:00-7:00pm.
  • New attorney and summer intern posting as well as an internship opportunity in India.
  • Want to get involved with the CSO? Join the student careers committee.
  • Resume building and volunteer opportunities available.
  • Free seminars and job fairs in October.


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

Information Center

  • Hours.
  • Company information tutorial.
  • Study rooms.
  • Reminder.

Law Offices

  • Clinic students assist in litigation victories.
  • Judicial externship spring 2000 semester for second- and third-year students. Applications due October 12 at 5:00pm.
  • For a description of all clinical programs, please visit the Law Offices home page at:

Center for Law and Computers

  • Microsoft Office 2000 Professional and Frontpage 2000 are here.
  • Student worker needed.
  • Network maintenance schedule.
  • New virus protection version 4.0.45.
  • New 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.

Office of Public Affairs

  • Student organization Record procedure.
  • August Names in the News now available online.

Employment Opportunities

Special Notices

  News and Announcements from
  Faculty and Law School Programs

Centennial Visitor Lecture and Reception

  • Douglass C. North, 1993 Nobel laureate in economics, will give this year's Centennial Lecture, Friday, October 15.

From Professor Jeffrey Sherman

  • Exam review.

From Professor Dan Tarlock

  • Real estate seminar.

Serving Our Society (SOS)

  • Public interest pro bono volunteer opportunities.



  News and Announcements from
  Student Organizations

Brehon Society

  • Joint social event with Justinian Society.

Justinian Society

  • Joint social event with Brehon Society.

Asian American Law Student Association

  • Pro-bono clinic.
  • Asian law journal competition.
  • NAPALSA 19th annual conference Taiwan earthquake relief fund.
  • Fourth annual symposium of the Journal of Gender, Race, & Justice Prosecutorial Opportunities.