In this issue... 
Week of September 4, 2000





   Index of Back Issues

   News and Announcements from
   Administrative Offices

Important Record Announcement

  • NOTE: Information for students posting Record announcements.
  • REMINDER: Weekly Record schedule has resumed.

Dean Henry H. Perritt, Jr.

  • Welcome letter to students.

Assistant Dean Stephen D. Sowle

  • REMINDER: No classes on Monday, September 4.
  • CORRECTION: CALI award winners for spring 2000.
  • Joke of the week.


  • ID pictures and times.
  • Graduation application.
  • Locker assignments and requests.
  • DEADLINE: Tuition and add/drop.
  • Validation stickers-- fall 2000.

Administration and Finance

  • Weekly activities schedule.
  • Fall 2000 semester building/library hours.
  • Discounted parking rates for students.
  • Downtown Campus safety tips.
  • Shuttle bus schedule.
  • Administration and Finance office hours.
  • Reserving a room at the Downtown Campus.

Student Services

  • 1Ls: Please turn in your orientation surveys.
  • Informational sessions on the London Law Consortium.
  • Fall semester office hours.

Financial Aid

  • Perkin entrance interview session.

Career Services

  • Labor Day closing.
  • Pick up your Law Career password.
  • Pick up schedules for on campus interviews.
  • Last chance for mock interviews.
  • Life outside of on-campus interviewing.
  • DOJ informational meeting.
  • NAPIL job fair.
  • Student worker positions available.
  • New resource.


  • Join the Chicago-Kent Advocates.
  • Office of Admissions hours.

Information Center

  • Fall semester hours.
  • LEXIS/Westlaw passwords available at services desk during orientation week.
  • Information Center continues CLARK tutorial..
  • REMINDER: Weekend reference hours.

Law Offices

  • Exciting opportunity for third-year students.
  • New attorneys at the Law Offices.
  • New clinical program-- Information Technology and Entrepreneurship Clinic.
  • New clinical program-- First Defense Legal Aid.
  • For a description of all clinical programs, please visit the Law Offices home page at:

International Law and Policy Development

  • Thank you everyone for attending last Tuesday.
  • Upcoming events:
    • Global discussion series: "The Reform of the Judiciary in Japan," with Professor Takao Yamada, September 13.
    • Panel discussion: "The Ethical Challenges of Establishing a 'New World Order,'" September 22.
    • Visit by Kosovar delegates from the Pristina Law Faculty, October 9-13.

Center for Law and Computers

  • Welcome back.
  • Office hours.
  • Network migration update for returning students.
  • Contact us.
  • Printing on KENTNET.
  • E-mail stations.
  • New virus detection software.
  • Online student directory.
  • Network maintenance.
  • Electronic casebook availability.
  • Computer labs.
  • Commonly asked questions.
  • Student worker positions available.


  • DEADLINE: September 15 for Chicago-Kent scholarship opportunities
  • 2000-01 external scholarship list--NEW award listed.

Writing Contests

  • No new entries this week.

Continuing Legal Education

  • ATTENTION: All students interested in federal labor relations law.
  • ATTENTION: Students interested in international law.
  • More upcoming 2000-01 programs!
  • Student volunteer opportunities.

Office of Public Affairs

  • NOTE: Information for students posting Record announcements.
  • REMINDER: Weekly Record schedule has resumed.

Employment Opportunities

Special Notices

  News and Announcements from
  Faculty and Law School Programs

Institute for Science Law & Technology

  • Research assistant position available.

Labor and Employment Law Certificate Program

  • Welcome back get-together.

Faculty News

  • Check out Prof. Evely Brody's humorous Washington Post op-ed "Three Perfect Days in O'Hare Airport."
  • Prof. Evelyn Brody's article cited in the U.S. Supreme Court HMO case, Pegram v. Herdrich.

From Professor Debbie Musiker

  • Combined ESL/PEEL meeting.

From Professor Mary Rose Strubbe

  • Welcome back get-together.

Serving Our Society (SOS)

  • Volunteer opportunity of the week.


  • New student representative.
  • Lab hours.


  • Two Chicago-Kent students needed for promotional positions.



  News and Announcements from
  Student Organizations
  This week, announcements from those student organizations not posting their own Record pages are collected together on one page (organization names listed immediately below).
NOTE: Each student organization will be responsible for posting its own announcements beginning with the September 25 issue of the Record. Please see the important Record announcement at the beginning of this headline page.

  • International Moot Court Honor Society

Computer Law Association

  • ATTENTION: Corrected date for first meeting of the year.

Kent Justice Foundation

  • General meetings.
  • Office hours.
  • Summer fellowships.

Women in Law

  • General meetings.
  • Bake sale.
  • Dues!
  • Shorts.