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Headlines for the Week of March 25, 2002

Office of the Dean

Dean Harold J. Krent

  • China program.
Student Services

Financial Aid

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

Career Services

  • City of Chicago program April 2.
  • Employment and externship opportunities.
  • Minority law student job fair.
  • New resources.
  • Summer housing options.
  • Alumnae/i advisor network.


  • Law School Association Board of Directors spring scholarship 2002 application deadline, Thursday, March 28.
  • External scholarships - new awards listed.

Office of Alumnae/i Relations

  • Graduation information for May 2002 and December 2001 graduates.
Academics & Student Programs

Law Offices/Clinic

  • Informational meetings for summer in-house clinics Wednesday, April 3.
  • Applications for summer 2002 in-house clinics -- due date extended to April 5.
  • Legal externship program -- Summer and fall 2002 semesters.
  • Fall 2002 externship with U.S. Attorney's Office.
  • 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.

Writing competitions

  • No 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.
  • Fall printing account balances are past due.
  • Virus scanning instructions.
  • Latest McAfee DAT file is sdat4192.


  • Library hours for spring semester.
  • Reference hours for spring semester,
  • Document Center hours for spring semester.
  • LexisNexis and Westlaw printers.
  • Resource of the week.
  • Illinois legislative history 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!


  • Sign-up for Prepare to Practice training and learn cost-effective researching skills!
  • Sign-up TODAY for Rewards of Working Smarter.
  • Important information about Get and Print.
  • Enron materials on LexisNexis.
  • Free printing and red "help" phones in all labs.
  • LexisNexis student representative lab 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.

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.

Center for Law & Financial Markets

  • Speaker Series: "...After Enron", April 2.
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

  • The 24th annual Piper Lecture, April 16.
  • "The Transformation of the Professional Workforce."
  • 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.

Student Bar Association
  • Barrister's Ball tickets on sale in the bookstore.

American Constitution Society

  • Watch Senator Hillary Clinton's speech to ACS.

Black Law Students Association

  • Upcoming events.
  • New scholarships.

International Law Student Association

  • Study abroad scholarship.
  • Social event. Prizes!

Kent Justice Foundation

  • Spring auction April 10.
  • Donate a phone and save lives.
  • Volunteers.

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

  • We do the work for you.
  • Donate a phone and save lives.
  • Public interest law.

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