In this issue... 
Week of September 11, 2000





   Index of Back Issues

   News and Announcements from
   Administrative Offices

Important Record Announcement

  • NOTE: Information for students posting Record announcements.

Dean Henry H. Perritt, Jr.

  • Welcome letter to students.

Assistant Dean Stephen D. Sowle

  • 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

  • First-year AEP workshop: "How Do I Organize My Time, Read Cases and Prepare for Classes Effectively?"
  • Check out the student resource library.
  • Fall semester office hours.

Financial Aid

  • Perkins entrance interview session.

Career Services

  • Fall 2000 interview program.
  • Last chance for mock interviews.
  • Life outside of OCI.
  • DOJ informational program at Loyola.
  • Sign up for the NAPIL job fair.
  • Seeking student workers.
  • Internship and fellowship opportunities.
  • Civil rights & employment law seminar.
  • 4th annual prosecutorial opportunities symposium.
  • New resources in the CSO.
  • Judical externship: Spring 2001 program.


  • Office of Admissions hours.

Information Center

  • Fall semester hours.
  • LEXIS/Westlaw passwords available at service desk.
  • ProQuest tutorial.
  • REMINDER: Weekend reference hours.

Law Offices

  • NEW: Exciting opportunity for third-year students.
  • NEW: Judicial externships: Spring 2001 semester for second- and third-year students with a minimum GPA.
  • 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

  • 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

  • New entry 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.

Employment Opportunities

Special Notices

  News and Announcements from
  Faculty and Law School Programs

From Professor Tim Holbrook

  • ATTENTION: Students, faculty and staff running Chicago Marathon

From Professor Mary Rose Strubbe

  • Welcome back get-together.

Institute for Science Law and Technology

  • Research assistant position available.

Labor and Employment Law Certificate Program

  • 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.

  • Amnesty International

  • Christian Legal Soceity

  • Intellectual Property Law Society

  • Justinian Society

  • Labor and Employment Law Society

  • Sport and Entertainment Law Society

Kent Justice Foundation

  • General meetings.
  • Volunteer opportunity.
  • Summer fellowships.

Women in Law

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