In this issue... 
Week of August 27, 2001





   Index of Back Issues

   News and Announcements from
   Administrative Offices

Important Record Announcement

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

Dean Henry H. Perritt, Jr.

Assistant Dean Stephen D. Sowle

  • Academic calendar reminder: No classes Monday, September 3.
  • Additional seats added to two seminars: Reproductive Technology; and Genetics, Law & Public Policy.
  • More CALI award winners for spring 2001.
  • Health insurance deadline.
  • London Law Consortium program.
  • Intensive Trial Advocacy: January 2002 session.
  • Joke of the week.


  • Welcome 1Ls and welcome back continuing students.
  • DEADLINE: Health insurance -- enroll in a comprehensive plan by August 31.
  • Graduation applications.
  • Pass/fail elections.
  • Incomplete make-up notices.
  • Illinois bar exam registration.
  • Access to educational records.
  • ID pictures.

Administration and Finance

  • Weekly activities schedule.
  • Fall 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.

Financial Aid

  • Perkins promissory notes.

Career Services

  • Fall interview materials due August 27 by 5:00 p.m.
  • Fill out a summer experience survey.
  • Overdue book grace period.
  • New resources.
  • Interview tips for large law firms.
  • Sign up for mock interviews.
  • Summer associate table talk.
  • Department of Justice Informational program.
  • U.S. Attorney for the Northern District of Illinois -- spring 2002 intern program.


  • Welcome to Chicago-Kent.
  • Library fall hours.
  • Labor Day holiday hours.
  • Reference hours for fall semester.
  • Library continues CLARK tutorial.
  • Resource of the week.
  • Special issue of library newsletter.
  • Library food and drink policy.
  • Please guard your valuables!

Law Offices

  • New Web site for Low Income Taxpayer Clinic.
  • For a description of all clinical programs, please visit the Law Offices home page at:

Center for Law and Computers

  • The CLC welcomes you!
  • Technology guides available at the Help Desk.
  • Printing accounts set to 400 pages.
  • Virus scanning instructions.
  • General computing information.
  • Latest McAfee DAT file is sdat4154.
  • Office hours.
  • Contact us.


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

Writing Contests

  • No new entry this week.

Continuing Legal Education

  • ATTENTION: All students interested in labor and employment law.
  • Upcoming 2001 programs!
  • Student volunteer opportunities.

Office of Public Affairs

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

Employment Opportunities

Special Notices


  News and Announcements from
  Faculty and Law School Programs

From Professor Lori Andrews

  • September 21-22 conference on cloning.

From Professor Bartram Brown

  • Research assistant position available.

From Professor Phil Hablutzel

  • Discount information for Wall Street Journal.



  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 24 issue of the Record. Please see the important Record announcement at the beginning of this headline page.

  • Kent Justice Foundation
  • Women in Law

Federalist Society

  • First general meeting September 4.