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Headlines for the Week of March 11, 2002

Office of the Dean

Dean Harold J. Krent

  • Stuart school.
Student Services

Assistant Dean Steve Sowle

  • Academic calendar reminder: Spring break.
  • Fall 2001 CALI award winners.
  • Fall 2001 grade distributions.
  • Joke of the week.

Financial Aid

  • Summer processing.
  • Exit interviews.
  • FAFSA information.

Career Services

  • The Guide to Legal Specialties & Doing What Makes You Happy.
  • Arnstein & Lehr cocktail reception for 1L minority students.
  • Fall 2002 Judicial Externship applications due.
  • Fall 2002 Externships in the U.S. Attorney's office for the Northern District of Illinois.
  • Summer or fall 2002 Legal Externship Program for current 2Ls.
  • ABA section of Business Law career forum.
  • American Society of International Law (ASIL) annual meeting.


  • No new awards are listed.
Academics & Student Programs

Law Offices/Clinic

  • Legal externship program for summer and fall 2002 semesters.
  • Fall 2002 externship with U.S. Attorney's office.
  • Summer 2002 in-house clinics applications are now available.
  • Chicago-Kent establishes Family Law Clinic.
  • First Defense Legal Aid (FDLA) Clinic.
  • Web site for Low Income Taxpayer Clinic.
  • For a description of all clinical programs, please visit the Law Offices home page at:

International Law and Policy

  • Upcoming conferences and seminars.

Program in Environmental and Energy Law

  • Congratulations to Moot Court participants.

Certificate Program in Labor and Employment Law

  • Program in Labor & Employment Law informational meeting Thursday, March 14.

Writing competitions

  • New entries this week.
Computing & Information Services

Center for Law and Computers

  • Server maintenance scheduled from Friday, March 22, 10:00 p.m. to Saturday, March 23, 2:00 a.m.
  • Let us know your concerns and needs!
  • New structure to the Record Web directories.
  • Fall printing account balances are due.
  • Virus scanning instructions.
  • Latest McAfee DAT file is sdat4189.


  • Library hours for spring semester.
  • Reference hours for spring semester.
  • Document Center hours for spring semester.
  • Don't forget your validation sticker.
  • LexisNexis and Westlaw printers.
  • Resource of the week.
  • Company information tutorial.
  • Inter-library loan policy.
  • Consideration for others in the library.
  • Study room policy.
  • Library cell phone policy.
  • Library food and drink policy.
  • Please guard your valuables!


  • Get caught red-handed using and WIN!
  • Use the LexisNexis printers and be eligible to wind a DVD player!
  • Important information about Get and Print.
  • Enron materials on LexisNexis.
  • Register for Rewards of Working Smarter today and win!
  • Free printing and red "help" phones in all labs.
  • LexisNexis student representative hours.


  • Utilize your printer privileges effectively.
  • Sign-up for summer associate training.
  • Instructions on how to print to the new Westlaw printers.
  • Learn more about Westlaw Rewards.
  • Take advantage of Westlaw hotline phones located in each computer lab.

Professor Susan Adams

  • Legal research and writing teaching assistants.

Professors Martin Malin and Mary Rose Strubbe

  • Program in Labor & Employment Law informational meeting Thursday, March 14.

Professor Ronald Staudt

  • Research assistants needed for cutting-edge research project.
Institutes & Centers

Center for Information Technology and Law

  • Two research assistants needed for summer.
Administrative Offices/General

Administration and Finance

  • Weekly activities schedule.
  • Spring 2002 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.


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

Continuing Legal Education

  • ATTENTION: All students interested in civil rights litigation.
  • Upcoming 2002 programs!
  • Student volunteer opportunities.

Public Affairs

  • New Record design templates available.

Special Notices

  • Human Resources schedule online.


Student Organizations

Student Organizations: Click here for the new template to use for creating Record announcement pages.

American Constitution Society

  • ACS kickoff event with Professor Sheldon Nahmod.
  • Fiat Justitia, ACS's online journal for law and policy to launch.

Brehon Society

  • Celebrate St. Patrick's Day with a speaker event on Thursday, March 14.

Black Law Students Association

  • Congratulations to Vena Clay and Tonda Lee for winning the CCBA Barrister's Ball scholarships!
  • CCBA Barrister's Ball this Saturday!
  • New scholarships.

Health Law Society

  • HLS conference, March 14.

Intellectual Property Law Society

  • Biotechnology and the Law Conference, March 14.

International Law Student Association

  • Study abroad scholarship.
  • Social event. Prizes!

Kent Justice Foundation

  • Countdown to the auction.
  • Donate a phone and save lives.
  • Summer opportunities.

Labor and Employment Law Society

  • Tuesday, March 26 -- "Employers as Plan Administrators: Lessons Learned from Enron."

Phi Alpha Delta Law Fraternity

  • Become a member of PAD today!

Public Interest Resource Center

  • Community action.
  • We do the work for you.
  • Donate a phone and save lives.
  • Summer opportunities.

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