In this issue... 
Week of May 7, 2001





   Index of Back Issues

   News and Announcements from
   Administrative Offices

Important Record Announcement

  • Summer biweekly Record schedule and headline submission deadlines.

Dean Henry H. Perritt, Jr.

Assistant Dean Stephen D. Sowle

  • Spring 2001 exam schedule.
  • Fall 2001 registration: Changes to final schedule.
  • Summer 2001 initial reading assignments.
  • Fall 2001 initial reading assignments and course books.
  • Joke of the week.


  • Final exam reschedule.
  • Class rank.
  • Change of division request.

Administration and Finance

  • Weekly activities schedule.
  • Spring 2001 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

  • Teaching assistant applications for fall 2001.
  • Mentors and orientation leaders wanted.
  • Student resource library reminder.
  • Final exam reminder.

Financial Aid

  • Exit interview sessions.
  • Summer aid requirements.
  • Requirements to visit at another law school.

Career Services

  • Summer hours.
  • Good luck on exams.
  • Congratulations to the Class of 2001.
  • Changes to CSO Record page.
  • Begin preparing now for the fall interview season.
  • Client development program.
  • Students and alumnae/i lawyers in transition.
  • Minority student job fair information available.
  • Fifteenth annual BLSA Midwest Minority Recruitment Conference.


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

Information Center

  • Information Center hours.
  • Faculty exams in the Document Center.
  • Resource of the week: Columbia International Affairs Online (CIAO).
  • Keep your LEXIS and Westlaw passwords active this summer.
  • World Press Freedom Day exhibit.
  • Chess game at the service desk.
  • Library food and drink policy.
  • Consideration for others in the library.
  • Study room reservations.

Law Offices

  • Results of fall 2001 lottery for in-house clinical programs.
  • For a description of all clinical programs, please visit the Law Offices home page at:

International Law and Policy Development

  • Get your certificate in international and comparative law. Sign up online today!

Center for Law and Computers

  • Laptop users must INSTALL and REGISTER the new version 6.0 of ExamSoft prior to finals.
  • Preparing for exams on computers.
  • Links to important computer exam instructions.
  • Latest McAfee DAT file is sdat4136.
  • Office hours.
  • Contact us.


  • New awards listed for 2000-01 external scholarships list.

Writing Contests

  • New entries this week.

Continuing Legal Education

  • ATTENTION: All students interested in legal and tax issues affecting not-for-profit organizations.
  • Upcoming 2001 programs!
  • Student volunteer opportunities.

Office of Public Affairs

  • Summer biweekly Record schedule and headline submission deadlines.

Employment Opportunities

Special Notices


  News and Announcements from
  Faculty and Law School Programs

From Professor Lori Andrews

  • Summer employment opportunities.

From Professor Suzanne Ehrenberg

  • Legal writing teaching assistant.

Center for Information Technology and Law

  • Access to Justice Scholarship and employment opportunities.
  • Justice Web Collaboratory: Public Access to Justice Systems and Systematic Design Workshop offered in conjunction with the Institute of Design.
  • Just the Beginning Foundation Web site opens.


  • Student representatives lab hours.
  • Tuition reimbursement.


  • Westlaw's Million Mile Sweepstakes!
  • Have a question about Westlaw?
  • Student representatives lab hours.
  • New Westlaw academic account manager.



  News and Announcements from
  Student Organizations

Sports and Entertainment Law Society

  • Be an officer for STARS.