In this issue... 
Week of October 22, 2001





   Index of Back Issues

   News and Announcements from
   Administrative Offices

Dean Henry H. Perritt, Jr.

Assistant Dean Stephen D. Sowle

  • Funds raised to assist victims of September 11.
  • Availability of professors' old exams.
  • Joke of the week.


  • Transcript requests.
  • Change of division requests.
  • Pass/fail revocation.

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

  • 1L orientation and resume writing sessions.
  • Upcoming programs.
  • Fall interview updates.
  • International LL.M. job fair.
  • Special opportunities (summer and post-graduate).


  • Join the Chicago-Kent Advocates!
  • Admissions office hours.


  • Library fall hours.
  • Reference hours for fall semester.
  • Library of International Relations holds 48th annual Consular Ball.
  • Company information tutorial.
  • Resource of the week.
  • New library database.
  • Consideration for others in the library.
  • Library cell phone policy.
  • Library food and drink policy.
  • Please guard your valuables!

Law Offices

  • Spring 2002 in-house clinic applications are now available in suite 600.
  • Legal externship program -- spring 2002.
  • First Defense Legal Aid -- a unique clinical program.
  • 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

  • BEWARE: W32/Nimda@MM is a high risk virus.
  • A word about MS Windows XP.
  • Web site registration form now available online.
  • Global login accounts will be terminated November 15.
  • Faculty and staff computer training course available through New Horizons.
  • Virus scanning instructions.
  • Latest McAfee DAT file is sdat4166.
  • Contact us.
  • Office hours.


  • External scholarship opportunities -- no new awards listed.

Writing Contests

  • New entries this week.

Continuing Legal Education

  • Upcoming 2001-2002 programs!
  • Student volunteer opportunities.

Special Notices

Human Resources schedule online.


  News and Announcements from
  Faculty and Law School Programs

From Professors Martin Malin and Mary Rose Strubbe

  • Program in Labor and Employment Law informational meeting Tuesday, October 23.

Center for Information Technology and Law

  • The Justice Web Colloboratory invites you to lunch!

Institute for Law and the Humanities

  • Chicago Humanities Festival: Free tickets for students!

Program in Labor and Employment Law

  • Program in Labor and Employment Law informational meeting Tuesday, October 23.


  • New LEXIS-NEXIS student representative.


  • Westlaw Rewards instant winner list.
  • First-year students: Enter contest to win a set of study aids!
  • Coming in October: Westlaw laser printers in lab 900, 700, and 760.
  • Join Westlaw Rewards.
  • 1L and 2L students: Westlaw student representative positions available.
  • Westlaw password problems.



  News and Announcements from
  Student Organizations

American Constitution Society for Law and Policy

  • Forthcoming introductory meeting.
  • Law and Policy Journal call for papers.

Amnesty International

  • General meeting.

Black Law Students Association

  • BLSA business cards on sale.
  • Upcoming events.

Brehon Society

  • October 25: General meeting.

Christian Legal Society

  • October 25: Weekly Bible study meeting.

Health Law Society

  • October 23: HL conference.

Intellectual Property Law Society

  • October 23: Faculty speaking event.

Kent Justice Foundation

  • A success.
  • Halloween fright fest.
  • Upcoming events.

Labor and Employment Law Society

  • Board member wanted.

Public Interest Resource Center

  • We do the work for you!
  • New volunteer opportunities.

Sports and Entertainment Law Society

  • October 24: Speaker event.

Women in Law

  • October 24: Domestic violence speaker event.