In this issue... 
Week of November 13, 2000





   Index of Back Issues

   News and Announcements from
   Administrative Offices

Important Record Announcement

  • Early deadline for submitting headlines prior to Thanksgiving.
  • December 11 is last Record issue for fall term.
  • January 15 is first Record issue for spring term.

Dean Henry H. Perritt, Jr.

  • Ukrainian visitors.
  • Wisconsin bar results.

Assistant Dean Stephen D. Sowle

  • Spring 2001 registration.
  • Sign-up for taking exams on computer.
  • Teaching evaluations.
  • Joke of the week.

Strategies for Excellence: Law as a Profession 2000

  • ATTENTION: 2L, 3L and 4L students who have yet to attend: Registration deadline is November 17.
  • Check out confirmed speakers.
  • Volunteers needed.


  • Computer exam sign-up.
  • Division changes.
  • Fall 2000 exam numbers.

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

  • Update on flu shots.
  • Volunteers for Professionalism Day needed!

Financial Aid

  • Perkins loan entrance interview session.

Career Services

  • Thanksgiving closing.
  • Upcoming programs.
  • Judicial externship applications due.
  • Report offers from OCI & job fairs.
  • Exciting employment opportunities.
  • New resources.
  • Apply for scholarships!


  • Show your enthusiasm for Chicago-Kent-- join the Advocates!
  • Office of Admissions hours.

Information Center

  • Thanksgiving holiday hours.
  • Information Center hours available online.
  • Fall semester hours.
  • Faculty exams in the Document Center.
  • Self-paced exercises for 1L students.
  • Business statistical tutorial.
  • Study rooms.

Law Offices

  • REMINDER: Applications for Spring 2001 in-house clinic applications are now available. They are due November 17.
  • NOTE: Spring 2001 Legal Externship Program-- third-year students only.
  • Exciting summer externship opportunity-- U.S. Attorney's Office
  • A new clinical program-- Information Technology and Entrepreneurship Clinic.
  • A new clinical program-- First Defense Legal Aid.
  • For a description of all clinical programs, please visit the Law Offices home page at:

Center for Law and Computers

  • 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.


  • 2000-01 external scholarship list-- NEW awards listed.

Writing Contests

  • New entries this week.

Continuing Legal Education

  • Upcoming 2000-01 programs!
  • Student volunteer opportunities.

Office of Public Affairs

  • Early deadline for submitting headlines prior to Thanksgiving.
  • December 11 is last Record issue for fall term.
  • January 15 is first Record issue for spring term.

Employment Opportunities

Special Notices


  News and Announcements from
  Faculty and Law School Programs

From Professor Sanford Greenberg

  • Moot Court Honor Society team wins overall championship and best brief award in the National Moot Court Competition (Region 8).

From Professor Martin Malin

  • Program commemorating EEOC's 35th anniversary.

Certificate Program in Intellectual Property Law

  • Cardozo Copyright and Dayton CyberCrimes moot court competitions--interested students encouraged to apply.
  • Essay Contests.

Program in Employment and Labor Law

  • Program commemorating EEOC's 35th anniversary.
  • Louis Jackson National Student Writing Competition.

Serving Our Society (SOS)

  • Volunteer opportunities of the week.


  • New student representative.
  • Lab hours.


  • Student representatives lab hours.
  • Your Westlaw academic account manager.



  News and Announcements from
  Student Organizations

Corporate Law Society

  • Meeting on November 14.

Jewish Law Student Association

  • Up-to-date news on the Mid-East Crisis.

Kent Justice Foundation

  • Letter drive.
  • Happy hour!

Labor and Employment Law Society

  • Pizza party and speaker event.

Sports and Entertainment Law Society

  • Future events.

Women in Law

  • Speaker event.
  • Outlines.
  • General meetings.