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Headlines for the Week of February 17, 2003

Office of the Dean

Dean Harold J. Krent

  • Dean Krent's student "meet and greet," February 26.
  • Dean Krent's installation ceremony and reception, February 28.
Student Services

Assistant Dean Steve Sowle

  • Elective courses subject to mandatory curve.
  • Class ranks/GPA cut-offs.
  • Fall 2002 CALI award winners.
  • Fall 2002 grade distributions.
  • Illinois Bar exam: Q&A with the bar examiners.
  • Lawyers Assistance Program intervention training.
  • Joke of the week.


  • Class rank, GPA cut-offs, CALI awards and grade distributions.
  • Illinois Bar exam: Q&A with the bar examiners.

Financial Aid

  • Spring loan disbursements.
  • Update: Federal regulation changes.

Career Services

  • YLS hosting Government Services Career Fair.
  • Employment opportunity at the Illinois Office of Banks and Real Estate.
  • Summer internship in Beijing.


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

Law Offices/Clinic

  • Judicial Externship information meeting, February 18.
  • 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:

Writing competitions

  • New entries this week.
Computing & Information Services

Center for Law and Computers

  • Top five ways to stop spam.
  • Computer maintenance.
  • Web hosting policy.
  • A word about recent viruses, worms and trojans.
  • Latest McAfee DAT file is sdat4247.
  • Office hours.
  • Contact us.


  • Library hours for spring semester.
  • Reference hours for spring semester.
  • Remote access for online databases.
  • Featured resource.
  • The library has a new Web site.
  • New system for paying overdue fines.
  • 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!

  • New Lexis quiz now available in lab 700 and online.
  • Find out how to earn 150 Lexis points.
  • New Lexis case briefs can help you prepare for class.
  • Spring semester lab hours.


  • MARDI GRAS comes to Chicago-Kent!
  • Check out the new Chicago-Kent College of Law Westlaw Web site!
  • Learn how to use Westlaw in your job search!
  • Contact your student representatives.
  • Do you know the lab hours or how to use the printers?
  • No faculty announcements in this issue.
Institutes & Centers
  • No announcements in this issue.
Administrative Offices/General

Administration and Finance

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


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

Continuing Legal Education

  • Distinguished Labor Leader Lecture, March 11.
  • Upcoming 2003 programs!
  • Student volunteer opportunities.


Public Affairs

  • January Names in the News is now online.
  • Record templates available for students and administrators.

Special Notices

  • Human Resources schedule online.
Student Organizations

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Chicago Bar Association
  • Annual blood drive, February 18.
  • "Meet the Firm" night, February 20.
  • Law student interview workshop, February 27.

Christian Legal Society

  • "Chicago Loop Group" Wednesday, February 19, at noon.

Intellectual Property Law Society

  • First annual reception for alumni and supporters of Intellectual Property Law Society.

Kent Justice Foundation

  • Student donations.
  • Spring auction committees.
  • Summer fellowship program.
  • Donate-A-Phone and save lives.

Labor & Employment Law Society

  • Speaker event, March 31.

Public Interest Resource Center

  • We do the work for you!
  • Volunteer opportunities.
  • Public interest law.

South Asian Law Students Association

  • National SALSA conference.

Student Animal Legal Defense Fund

  • Speaker event with Howard Lyman.
  • Sign up for the animal law course.
Women in Law
  • General meeting, Tuesday, February 18, and Thursday, February 20.
  • First bake sale of the semester.
  • Applications for Esther Rothstein award.
  • Applications for summer fellowship.

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