In this issue... 
Week of October 18, 1999





   Index of Back Issues

   News and Announcements from
   Administrative Offices

Dean Henry H. Perritt, Jr.

  • Workshop on promoting the use of electronic payments.

Assistant Dean Stephen D. Sowle

  • Joke of the week.


  • Registrar's Office relocated to the 5th floor.
  • Exams on computers.
  • Program in International and Comparative Law certificate information.

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

  • AEP spring teaching assistants needed.
  • Minority legal education resources program announcement.
  • DEADLINE for final exam reschedules.
  • Health services
  • Professionalism Day volunteers needed.

Alumnae/i Relations Office

  • Students are invited to the North Suburban Bar Association reception.

Financial Aid

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

Career Services

  • Office of the Cook County Public Guardian at Chicago-Kent October 21. Resumes due to the CSO by Monday, October 18.
  • Mandatory 1L orientation meeting October 26 and October 27.
  • Judicial clerkship informational session on October 26.
  • "Finding a Job in a Corporation" seminar on October 20.
  • Free 1998-1999 Illinois judicial directories available in the CSO.
  • The International Law student interview program packets available in the CSO. Deadline to sign up is November 18.
  • Networking reception with the North Suburban Bar Association on Thursday, October 28, at The John Marshall Law School.
  • Become an associate member of the state bar of Wisconsin.
  • Still seeking a few good students for the CSO.
  • Apply now for scholarships to attend the Practising Law Institute's November seminars.


  • Office of Admissions hours.

Information Center

  • Hours.
  • Mock trial videotape.
  • Food and drink policy reminder.

Law Offices

  • Applications for the spring 2000 law offices clinical eduction program are available from the receptionist in suite 600.
  • DEADLINE: Law offices application for spring 2000 are due by 10:00am on November 3, 1999.
  • Welcome Associate Professor of Clinical Practice Laurie Leader.
  • Clinic students assist in litigation victories.
  • Advanced externship for spring 2000 semester. Applications due November 5 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 opportunity.
  • Important information for 1999-2000 Chicago-Kent scholarship recipients.
  • 1999-2000 outside scholarships list.

Writing Contests

  • No new entries this week.

Continuing Legal Education

  • Upcoming programs in 1999.
  • Attention: All students interested in labor law.
  • Attention: All students interested in derivatives and commodities law.

Employment Opportunities

Special Notices


  News and Announcements from
  Faculty and Law School Programs


  • Lab hours.
  • Contest research challenges.
  • Tip of the week.

Serving Our Society (SOS)

  • Public interest pro bono volunteer opportunities.

Program in Environmental and Energy Law

  • Four-part speaker series on "New Directions in Environmental Law."
Program in Intellectual Property Law
  • Students interested in participating in the IP program should complete a letter of intent by Friday, October 29.



  News and Announcements from
  Student Organizations

NOTE: No student organization headlines were submitted for this week's issue.