In this issue... 
Week of February 14, 2000





   Index of Back Issues

   News and Announcements from
   Administrative Offices

Dean Henry H. Perritt, Jr.

  • DuPage County Bar Association Brief.
  • Dean Perritt's remarks from January's open house.

Assistant Dean Stephen D. Sowle

  • Monthly meeting with SBA advisory council.
  • Joke of the week.
Strategies for Excellence: Law as a Profession 2000
  • A big "thank you" to all participants, volunteers and faculty for making the program a huge success!


  • 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

  • Additional dates for graduation portraits.
  • Graduation information.

Financial Aid

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

Career Services

  • Thanks to all Law as a Profession participants for helping make the program a success.
  • Reminder: CBA interview program on February 16 from 4-6pm.
  • Upcoming CSO programs.
  • New employment opportunities.
  • Patent Law Interview Program.
  • Seminars and conferences-- Great networking opportunities!
  • ISBA members-- Public interest award nominations and special job opportunities.
  • Minority law student judicial opportunity.


  • Office of Admissions hours.

Information Center

  • Clark tutorial.
  • Lithuania Independence Day
  • Spring semester hours.

International Law and Policy Development

  • Poland conference.
  • Upcoming Global Perspective Series for March:
    • Delegation of Chinese judges
    • Professor Mosseri-Marlio from France
  • Student meeting from week of Feb. 7 -- contact us if you missed information.
  • Scholarship opportunity for study in Germany.

Law Offices

  • NOTE: Judicial externships for summer and fall 2000 semesters.
  • Part-time student position available for Advice Desk data entry clerk.
  • 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

  • All students interested in labor and employment law.
  • More upcoming programs 2000!

Employment Opportunities

Special Notices


  News and Announcements from
  Faculty and Law School Programs

Progam in Labor and Employment Law

  • Careers in Labor and Employment Law program February 24 at 4:00pm.

Serving Our Society (SOS)

  • Spring office hours.
  • Volunteer opportunity of the week.


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


  • Need Westlaw assistance?
  • Tip of the week.



  News and Announcements from
  Student Organizations

Christian Legal Society

  • Weekly CLS Bible study, Tuesday, February 15, at noon in room 583.
  • CLS loop group monthly Bible study, Wednesday, February 16, at noon.
  • SPEAKER EVENT: CLS Christian Legal Aid Clinic-- Tuesday, February 22, at 4:45pm in room 345.

Corporate Law Society

  • Minutes of the meeting.
  • Schedule of events.

Health Law Society

  • Speaker event: Careers in Health Law.

Intellectual Property Law Society

  • General meeting.

International Law Society

  • Register today for the International Law Career Day, February 25, at Chicago-Kent.

Justinian Society

  • General meeting.

Phi Alpha Delta Law Fraternity

  • Raffle-Prize $50 gift certificate to any Lettuce Entertain You restaurant.
  • Upcoming events.

Women in Law

  • General meetings.
  • Shorts!
  • Student/practitioner mentorship program.
  • Outlines
  • Have you paid your dues?
  • Glass slipper project.
  • Women in Law 2000: Leading the Way.
  • Important dates.