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Headlines for the Week of October 28, 2002

Office of the Dean

Dean Harold J. Krent

Student Services

Assistant Dean Steve Sowle

  • Fall 2002 final exams.
  • Availability of professors' old exams.
  • Joke of the week

Career Services

  • Summer internship for U.S. Attorney for the Northern District of Illinois.
  • Legal externship program for spring 2003.
  • CBA November lunchtime meeting.
  • Chicago law firm list update.
  • ABA funding available for internships.


  • Chicago-Kent scholarship awards deadline is Friday, November 8.
  • External scholarships list -- new awards listed.
Academics & Student Programs

Law Offices/Clinic

  • Law Offices reception, November 6.
  • Clinic applications for spring 2003 available.
  • Legal externship program spring 2003.
  • 2003 externship opportunity with U.S. Attorney's office.
  • Public interest job opportunity.
  • Law Offices debut column in November issues of The Commentator.
  • Chicago-Kent establishes Family Law Clinic.
  • Web site for Low-Income Taxpayer Clinic.
  • For a description of all clinical programs, please visit the Law Offices home page at:

Legal Research and Writing

  • Citation and research refresher for 2L students.

Writing competitions

  • Roscoe Hogan Environmental Law Essay Contest.
  • Dorothy Schramm World Affairs Student Writing Competition.
  • Young Lawyers' Committee Honorable Scribe's Writing Contest
Computing & Information Services

Center for Law and Computers

  • Spring and summer printing account balances are now PAST DUE.
  • Withdraw policy information.
  • Student directory and photo information.
  • Technology guides available at the Help Desk.
  • Computer Help Desk has moved to suite 540.
  • A word about recent viruses, worms and trojans.
  • Latest McAfee DAT file is sdat4230.
  • Office hours.
  • Contact us.


  • Library fall hours.
  • Reference hours for fall semester.
  • Remote access for online database.
  • 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!

  • Lexis gives away 100,000 points every day in October.
  • Lexis contact information.
  • Lexis research quiz to win prizes.


  • Contact your student representatives!
  • Do you know the lab hours or how to use the printers?
  • Register your password to earn points for PRIZES!

Professor Sheldon Nahmod

  • Research assistant needed for project on religious rituals.
Institutes & Centers

Center for Law & Financial Markets

  • Speaker Series: Future of Hedge Funds.
Administrative Offices/General

Administration and Finance

  • Weekly activities schedule.
  • Thanksgiving and exam building & library hours.
  • 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.


  • Student worker needed
  • Join the Chicago-Kent Advocates.
  • Admissions office hours.

Continuing Legal Education

  • Upcoming 2002-2003 programs!
  • Student volunteer opportunities.


Public Affairs

  • Record templates available for students and administrators.

Special Notices

  • Human Resources schedule online.
Student Organizations

Student Organizations: Click here for the template to use for creating Record announcement pages. More information is available on the About the Record page.

Student Bar Association

  • Check the student organization calendar!

Chicago Bar Association

  • October events.

Health Law Society

  • Lunch and Learn event, Tuesday, November 5.

International Law Student Association

  • Halloween party with PAD chapters of Chicago-Kent, Loyola and DePaul, Thursday, October 31.
  • Keep the date open Monday, November 4, for ILSA social.

Kent Justice Foundation

  • Volunteers needed.
  • Upcoming events.

Public Interest Resource Center

  • We do the work for you.
  • Donate-A-Phone and save lives.
  • Volunteer opportunities.
Women in Law
  • Last call for fundraiser sign-up.
  • Domestic Violence Awareness Month volunteer opportunity.
  • Support breast cancer research.
  • New volunteer opportunities.
  • Food drive.

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