Chicago-Kent home page Student portal Faculty portal Staff portal About The Record Current Record headlines Publication deadlines The Record archives

Headlines for the Week of March 3, 2003

Office of the Dean

Dean Harold J. Krent
  • NAFTA in a WTO World.

Student Services

Assistant Dean Steve Sowle

  • Additional CALI winner.
  • Congratulations to trial team.
  • Contacting the Illinois bar examiners.
  • Joke of the week.

Registrar

  • 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

  • Internships available at the U.S. Attorney's Office, Northern District of Illinois.
  • Summer sublets.
  • LexisNexis training sessions.
  • Opportunities in the government sector program.
  • Remember to sign up for mock interviews.
  • International Career Day.

Scholarships

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

Law Offices/Clinic

  • Judicial externships for summer and fall 2003 semesters.
  • 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: www.kentlaw.edu/academics/clinic/

Program in Environmental and Energy Law

  • Congratulations to Pace National Environmental Moot Court participants.

Writing competitions

  • New entries this week.
Computing & Information Services

Center for Law and Computers

  • Please log off all lab PCs.
  • Standard monthly network maintenance reminder.
  • Computer maintenance, March 14.
  • Personal computer maintenance.
  • Top five ways to stop spam.
  • Computer maintenance.
  • Web hosting policy.
  • A word about recent viruses, worms and trojans.
  • Latest McAfee DAT file is sdat4250.
  • Office hours.
  • Contact us.

Library

  • Library hours for spring semester.
  • Reference hours for spring semester.
  • Remote access for online databases.
  • Featured resource.
  • Bookmarks.
  • Summer associates quick start.
  • The library has a new Web site.
  • 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!

LexisNexis
  • 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.

Westlaw

  • Westlaw advanced certification program sessions, coming in March.
  • Check out the new Chicago-Kent College of Law Westlaw Web site!
  • Contact your student representatives.
Faculty
  • No faculty announcements in this issue.
Institutes & Centers
Global Law and Policy Initiative
  • "NAFTA in a WTO World: The Future of Regional Agreements in a Multilateral Trading Environment," Wednesday, March 5.
  • Lecture and discussion on Japanese law and studying in Japan, Tuesday, March 11 (brown bag lunch).
Administrative Offices/General

Administration and Finance

  • Weekly activities schedule.
  • Spring building/library hours.
  • Two additional discounted parking locations for faculty, staff and students.
  • Downtown Campus safety tips.
  • Shuttle bus schedule.
  • Administration and Finance office hours.
  • Online room reservation form.

Admissions

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

Continuing Legal Education

  • Distinguished Labor Leader Lecture, March 11.
  • Attention all students interested in civil rights litigation.
  • Upcoming 2003 programs!
  • Student volunteer opportunities.

Employment

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

  • Bar and Gavel nominations.
  • Barrister Ball information and Web site.
  • Dean Sowle's social.

Health Law Society

  • Election of officers, April 2.
  • Spring conference, April 9.

International Law Student Association

  • Study abroad information session.
  • General meeting.
  • Career day.
  • Fall 2002 member of the semester award.

Justinian Society

  • Antonio Romanucci, president, parent organization, will be a guest speaker, March 5.
  • Parent organization's Law Student Night at Tuscany, March 20.
  • The John Marshall 2nd annual Culture Fest, March 28.
  • Blood drive April 16.
  • Accepting submissions for the Justinian Society cookbook.

Kent Justice Foundation

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

Labor & Employment Law Society

  • Fifth annual Distinguished Labor Leader Lecture, March 11.
  • Speaker event, March 31.
  • 25th annual Kenneth M. Piper Lecture, April 8.

South Asian Law Students Association

  • INS special registration panel.
  • Rakhi Patel named vice president of NSALSA.
Student Animal Legal Defense Fund
  • Sign up for the animal law course.
Women in Law
  • Applications for Esther Rothstein award.
  • Applications for summer fellowship.

indicates a new or updated headline in this issue.**

LINKS TO RECORD SECTIONS

.: Office of the Dean

.: Student Services

.: Academics & Student Programs

.: Computing & Info Services

.: Faculty

.: Institutes & Centers

.: Administrative Offices/General

.: Student Organizations

CALENDARS

.: Main Chicago-Kent event
   calendar

.: Academic calendar

.: CLE calendar

.: Alumnae/i event calendar

.: Admissions calendar

CHICAGO-KENT HOME

.: Student portal

.: Faculty portal

.: Staff portal

ABOUT THE RECORD

.: Publication schedule

.: Publication deadlines

.: The Record Archives

.: Contact The Record


 
Chicago-Kent home page Student portal Faculty portal Staff portal About The Record Current Record headlines Publication deadlines The Record archives