In this issue... 
Week of May 8, 2000





   Index of Back Issues

   News and Announcements from
   Administrative Offices

Important Record Announcement

  • This is the last Record issue for the spring term.
  • Check on the summer biweekly publication schedule and headline submission deadlines.
Dean Henry H. Perritt, Jr.

Assistant Dean Stephen D. Sowle

  • Additional CALI award winners.
  • Spring 2000 final exams.
  • Fall 2000 registration: Changes to final schedule.
  • Summer 2000 initial reading assignments.
  • Fall 2000 initial reading assignments and course books.
  • Joke of the week.


  • Fall registration and summer add/drop.

Administration and Finance

  • Weekly activities schedule.
  • Downtown Campus cafeteria menu.
  • 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

  • Massage-stress relief.

Alumnae/i Relations Office

  • Frequently asked questions about graduation.
    • Graduation ticket pick-up beginning May 1.
  • Information about class rings and announcements.
  • Upcoming events.
  • Part-time student worker position available for summer.

Financial Aid

  • ATTENTION: Financial aid forms for 2000-01 now available for download.
  • Loan disbursements.
  • Entrance interviews.
  • 1999-2000 financial aid processing.
  • Office hours.
  • Frequently asked questions.

Career Services

  • Good luck on exams!
  • Graduates--Don't forget to pick up your alumnae/i ID card in the CSO.
  • Know where you're working this summer? The CSO wants to know.
  • Update your address with the registrar for summer mailings.
  • Employment/internship opportunities.
  • CSO summer hours.
  • Start preparing for the fall interviewing program.
  • Win a scholarship at the client development program.
  • Cyber Law Job Fair, Cook County Minority Job Fair and the Minnesota Minority Recruitment Conference.
  • Considering IP? Then consider taking the patent Bar exam.


  • Office of Admissions hours.

Information Center

  • Information Center acquires Africana-New Encyclopedia.
  • Information Center extends eLOISe tutorials.
  • Passwords to Loislaw are now available to law students.
  • Circuit Court of Cook County is now on the Web.

Law Offices

  • Lottery results for fall 2000 Law Offices Clinical Education Program.
  • A new clinical offering-- First Defense Legal Aid.
  • Criminal clinic students in the news.
  • For a description of all clinical programs, please visit the Law Offices home page at:

International Law and Policy Development

  • Employment/volunteer opportunities.
  • Opportunity for summer employment in Kosovo!

Center for Law and Computers

  • Justice Web advisory board inaugural meeting.


  • 1999-2000 external scholarship listing.

Writing Contests

  • No new entries this week.

Continuing Legal Education

  • All students interested in federal taxation.
  • Student volunteer opportunities.
  • More upcoming 2000 programs!

Office of Public Affairs

  • Summer biweekly Record schedule and headline submission deadlines.
Employment Opportunities

Special Notice


  News and Announcements from
  Faculty and Law School Programs

Professor Lori Andrews

  • Summer research assistants needed.

Professor Sanford Greenberg

  • Chicago-Kent student's win at the Midwest Moot Court Competition.

Master of Public Administration Program

  • Summer student worker position available.

Program in Environmental and Energy Law

  • ATTENTION: Students interested in taking Energy Law to fulfill the environmental program requirements.

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

Amnesty International Society

  • 2000-01 board members.

Christian Legal Society

  • Exam time coffee/snack break May 9.
  • New 2000-01 CLS leadership board.
  • Discounted law books: National CLS and
  • Dead Sea Scrolls-- Field Museum exhibit.

Moot Court Honor Society

  • Society summer candidacy program.

Phi Alpha Delta Law Fraternity

  • Upcoming events.