In this issue... 
Week of May 14, 2001





   Index of Back Issues

   News and Announcements from
   Administrative Offices

Important Record Announcement

  • This is the last Record issue of the spring term.
  • Summer biweekly Record schedule begins next week.
  • Please note the headline submission deadlines.

Dean Henry H. Perritt, Jr.

  • Illinois State Bar Association law student award.

Assistant Dean Stephen D. Sowle

  • 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

  • Private loan programs.
  • Borrower profiles.

Career Services

  • Summer hours.
  • Congratulations to the Class of 2001.
  • New resources for students and alumnae/i.
  • Client Development and Client Relationship Management: The Key to Your Success as a Lawyer.
  • BLSA Midwest Minority Recruitment Conference and Minority Law Student Job Fair materials due!


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


  • Library hours.
  • New library director for Downtown Campus.
  • Faculty exams in the Document Center.
  • Resource of the week: Feds on the Web.
  • 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.
  • Please guard your valuables.
  • 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

  • Landmine symposium, May 22, 6:00-9:00 p.m.

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 sdat4137.
  • 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

  • This is the last Record issue of the spring term.
  • Summer biweekly Record schedule begins next week.
  • Please note the headline submission deadlines.

Employment Opportunities

Special Notices


  News and Announcements from
  Faculty and Law School Programs

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.