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Headlines for the Week of September 2, 2002

Office of the Dean

Dean Harold J. Krent

  • Faculty honors.
Student Services

Assistant Dean Steve Sowle

  • Academic calendar reminder: No classes Monday, September 2.
  • Adding and dropping classes.
  • Additional CALI Award winners for spring 2002.
  • London Law Consortium Program.
  • Class ranks/GPA cut-offs.
  • Updated list of new Chicago-Kent Law Review members.
  • Joke of the week.


  • DEADLINE: Fall registration.
  • DEADLINE: Health insurance.
  • Graduation application forms online.
  • Pass/fail election forms online.
  • Incomplete make up notice forms online.
  • Registration information for the Illinois Bar examination.
  • FERPA Rights and Notification of Access to Educational Records.
  • ID picture hours -- attention 1Ls.

Financial Aid

  • 2002-03 loan processing.

Career Services

  • Mandatory resume review for fall interviewing participants extended until Tuesday, September 3.
  • Last day of OCI registration -- Tuesday, September 3, by 6:00 p.m.
  • 2003 Grads: ACLU seeks fellowship candidates by September 6.
  • Interview tips for large law firms.
  • Mock interviews filling up quickly.
  • American Intellectual Property Law Association (AIPLA) Job Fair.
  • New resources.
  • REMINDER: Fill out a summer experience survey.
  • Free ABA Law School pro bono resource available.
  • NALP's new online workplace questionnaire.


  • New external scholarships listed.
  • Information for Chicago-Kent scholarship recipients.
Academics & Student Programs

Law Offices/Clinic

  • Externship with U.S. Attorney's Office -- spring 2003.
  • Advice Desk informational meeting, September 4.
  • 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:

Writing competitions

  • No new entries this week.
Computing & Information Services

Center for Law and Computers

  • Welcome new students!
  • Spring and summer printing account balances are now PAST DUE.
  • Student organization Web page training sessions scheduled for week of September 9.
  • Student organization members who update Web pages must register and obtain a username and password prior to training sessions.
  • Technology guides available at the Help Desk.
  • Student directory and photo information.
  • Computer Help Desk has moved to suite 540.
  • A word about recent viruses, worms and trojans.
  • Latest McAfee DAT file is sdat4220.
  • Office hours.
  • Contact us.


  • Welcome to Chicago-Kent.
  • Library fall hours.
  • Reference hours for fall semester.
  • Resource of the week.
  • Library book sale.
  • Library suggestion box.
  • 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!

Professor Bartram Brown

  • Research assistants needed.
Professor Sanford Greenberg
  • Research/teaching assistant for Appellate Advocacy.

Professor Joan Steinman

  • Research assistants needed.
Institutes & Centers

Office of International Law and Policy

  • GLAPI program: Brown bag lunch with Peruvian conservationists, September 6 at noon.
Administrative Offices/General

Administration and Finance

  • Weekly activities schedule.
  • Fall building/library hours.
  • Discounted parking rates for students.
  • Downtown Campus safety tips.
  • Shuttle bus schedule.
  • Administration and Finance office hours.
  • Online room reservation form.
  • Fall 2002 student payroll policies.


  • Join the Chicago-Kent Advocates: Informational lunch on September 10.
  • Admissions office hours.

Continuing Legal Education

  • ATTENTION: All students interested in Federal Sector Labor Relations Law.
  • Upcoming 2002 programs!
  • Student volunteer opportunities.


Public Affairs

  • Record Headline Digest available in print.
  • Record templates available for students and administrators.

Special Notices

  • Human Resources schedule online.
  • Knowledge Speakers/Toastmasters International: Fall open house and speech contest meeting, September 10.
Student Organizations

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Student organization presidents: Check your e-mail for information about upcoming training sessions for publishing Record announcements.

Amnesty International

  • General meeting, Wednesday, September 4, 12:15 and 5 pm. Food will be provided at 12:15.
  • Discussion: Regional meeting in Chicago.
  • Plans for the upcoming year.

Kent Justice Foundation

  • Bake sale, September 4.
  • Light the Night Walk to fight cancer.
  • Donate-A-Phone and save lives.

International Law Student Association
  • General meeting, September 4.
  • Board elections, September 4.

Public Interest Resource Center

  • Volunteer opportunities.
  • Donate-A-Phone and save lives.
  • Office hours.

Women in Law
  • New executive board for 2002-03.
  • First executive board meeting announced.
  • First general meeting.

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