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Headlines for the Week of November 18, 2002

Office of the Dean

Dean Harold J. Krent

  • Rovner Appellate Advocacy competition.
Student Services

Assistant Dean Steve Sowle

  • Spring 2003 schedule.
  • Building power/computer network shutdown, Friday, November 29.
  • Joke of the week.


  • DEADLINE: Registration for final exams on computer.
  • DEADLINE: Change of division requests.

Financial Aid

  • Exit interviews.

Career Services

  • New job opportunities.
  • Office closing for Thanksgiving.
  • Be sure to check the job posting system.


  • External scholarships list -- new awards listed.
Academics & Student Programs

Law Offices/Clinic

  • Largest verdict in history of Illinois Human Rights Commission.
  • Clinic applications for spring 2003 available.
  • Legal externship program spring 2003.
  • 2003 externship opportunity with U.S. Attorney's office.
  • Public interest job opportunity.
  • 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:

Intellectual Property Law

  • The Chicago Intellectual Property Colloquium Fellowship Program: Spring 2003.

Writing competitions

  • Louis Jackson National Student Writing Competition in Employment and Labor Law.
Computing & Information Services

Center for Law and Computers

  • Building power/computer network shutdown, Friday, November 29, from 6:30 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.
  • Preparing for exams on computers.
  • Installation instructions for ExamSoft.
  • 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 sdat4233.
  • Office hours.
  • Contact us.


  • Library fall hours.
  • Reference hours for fall semester.
  • Library Thanksgiving hours.
  • Library exam hours.
  • 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 contact information.
  • Lexis research quiz to win prizes.


  • Check out West Report images!
  • Please monitor the size of your printouts before printing.
  • Contact your student representatives.
  • Do you know the lab hours or how to use the printers?
  • Sign up for upcoming training sessions.
  • No faculty announcements in this issue.
Institutes & Centers

Institute for Law and the Workplace
  • Louis Jackson Writing Competition.

Administrative Offices/General

Administration and Finance

  • URGENT: Bi-weekly time sheet students.
  • Weekly activities schedule.
  • Thanksgiving and exam building & library hours.
  • ATTENTION: Building power shutdown, Friday, November 29.
  • Fall building/library hours.
  • Discounted parking rates for students.
  • Downtown Campus safety tips.
  • New shuttle bus schedule effective Monday, November 7.
  • Administration and Finance office hours.
  • Online room reservation form.
  • Fall 2002 student payroll policies.


  • 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

  • Conviser/SBA final bash: Vision Night Club, November 21.
  • An important message from the SBA president regarding campus safety.
  • Review the student organization calendar for upcoming events.

Chicago Bar Association

  • CBA events and news in November.

International Law Student Association

  • General meeting, Wednesday, November 20, noon and 4:30 p.m.
  • Calendar sales.

Justinian Society

  • Parent organization dinner meeting, November 21.
  • 2002 holiday party.
  • Submissions for the Chicago-Kent Justinian Society annual cookbook.

Kent Justice Foundation

  • Public Interest Law Journal.
  • November volunteer event.
  • Donate-A-Phone and save lives.

Labor and Employment Law Society

  • Speaker event Monday, November 18, at 4:00 p.m.: Illinois State Labor Relations Board general counsel and board members.

Public Interest Resource Center

  • We do the work for you.
  • Volunteer work, internships and jobs in the public interest.
  • Donate-A-Phone and save lives.

South Asian Law Students Association
  • The Honorable Rena Van Tine to speak at Chicago-Kent, Thursday, November 21.
  • Children's book drive.
  • Indian American Bar Association social.

Student Animal Legal Defense Fund

  • Food and toy drive for the Anti-Cruelty Society, Tuesday, November 26.
  • Next meeting, Thursday, November 21, at noon.
  • Register for the Animal Law course!
Women in Law
  • Raffle tickets on sale.
  • Exciting volunteer opportunities.

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