In this issue... 
Week of January 24, 2000





   Index of Back Issues

   News and Announcements from
   Administrative Offices

Dean Henry H. Perritt, Jr.

  • Chicago-Kent alumnus argues before the Supreme Court.

Assistant Dean Stephen D. Sowle

  • Contracts exam date.
  • Call for papers.
  • Joke of the week.

Strategies for Excellence: Law as a Profession 2000

  • Register ASAP if you have yet to do so.
  • Reminder: In keeping with the theme of the day, professional attire is required.
  • Wondering what you'll be doing all day and who will be speaking? Check out the schedule of events and speaker bios!
  • Volunteers needed day of program. Don't miss an excellent opportunity to network with practitioners.


  • May 2000 graduates.
  • Program changes
  • Pass/Fail election.

Administration and Finance

  • Weekly activities schedule.
  • Chicago Transit Authority/Red Line detour.
  • Discounted parking rates for students.
  • Downtown Campus safety tips.
  • Building hours.
  • Shuttle bus schedule.
  • Office hours.
  • Room reservations.

Student Services

  • Law house.
  • Bar application Q&A.
  • North Suburban Bar Association seminars.
  • CTA Red Line notice.

Alumnae/i Relations Office

  • Graduation.

Financial Aid

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

Career Services

  • Employment opportunities-- approaching deadlines.
  • Cook County State's Attorney's Office informational program.
  • Sign up for February programs
  • Upcoming seminars and job fairs.


  • Office of Admissions hours.

Information Center

  • Media Services Department.
  • Spring semester hours.
  • LEXIS and Westlaw review exercise.
  • Please update your student ID.
  • Study room reservations.
  • Reminder: Food, drink and personal belongings.

Law Offices

  • NOTICE: The Litigation and Alternative Dispute Resolution (LADR) Program information meeting will be held Wednesday, January 26, 2000, at 3:00pm in room C40 and 5:00pm in room 635.
  • DEADLINE: Applications for the Litigation and Alternative Dispute Resolution Program are due by January 31, 2000. Applications available in suite 600.
  • Clinic students aid in sex discrimination cases.
  • For a description of all clinical programs, please visit the Law Offices home page at:

Center for Law and Computers

  • Helpdesk has moved to room 525.
  • E-mail message deletions.
  • Network maintenance schedule.
  • Student workers needed.
  • 1999-2000 external scholarship listing-- new award listed.

Writing Contests

  • New entries this week.

Continuing Legal Education

  • Upcoming programs in 2000.

Employment Opportunities

  News and Announcements from
  Faculty and Law School Programs

From Professor Philip Hablutzel

  • Discount information for Wall Street Journal.

From Professor Harold Krent

  • Research assistants needed.

From Professor Jeffrey Sherman

  • Research assistants needed.

Serving Our Society (SOS)

  • Spring office hours


  • Lab hours.
  • Tip of the week.
  • New sign on process.


  • Need Westlaw assistance?
  • Tip of the week.



  News and Announcements from
  Student Organizations

Justinian Society

  • General meeting
  • Joint law school event.

Intellectual Property Law Society

  • General meeting.

Women in Law

  • Welcome back!
  • Have you paid your dues?
  • General membership meetings.
  • Shorts for sale!
  • Upcoming events.
  • Outlines.