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Headlines for the Week of September 29, 2003

Office of the Dean

Dean Harold J. Krent

Student Services

Assistant Dean Steve Sowle

  • Academic calendar reminder: No classes Monday, October 6.
  • ASP program on outlining.
  • Fire safety.
  • Joke of the week.


  • Student privacy rights and access to educational records.
  • Registration information for the Illinois bar exam.

Student Services

  • Get advice on outlining course materials.
  • Law School Survival Guide now online.
  • IIT offers intramural sports for fall semester.
  • New online calendar system.
  • Social, professional and philanthropic networking opportunity available.

Career Services

  • "Careers in International Law" attorney panel.
  • Meet the Public Service Employer Reception.
  • Career Opportunities in Public Interest Law Program.


  • Important information for 2003-04 Chicago-Kent scholarship recipients.
  • New awards listed for the external scholarships list.
Academics & Student Programs

Academic Support Program

  • Weekly "pearls of wisdom" available on Web site.
  • Don't miss the "Getting Started" series.

Law Offices/Clinic

  • Judicial externships: Spring 2004.
  • The Intellectual Property Patent Clinic begins.
  • Chicago-Kent 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:

International Law and Policy

  • International Law Moot Court Honor Society.
  • Teaching opportunity in Ukraine.

Writing competitions

  • Stanford Technology Law Review Paper contest.
  • Louis Jackson National Student Writing competition in Employment and Labor Law.
Computing & Information Services

Center for Law and Computers

  • Windows Update instructions.
  • Virus scanning instructions.
  • Standard monthly network maintenance reminder.
  • Latest McAfee DAT file is sdat4295.
  • Office hours.
  • Contact us.


  • Library fall hours.
  • Fall reference librarian hours.
  • Featured resource.
  • New library loan period.
  • Library suggestion box.
  • Consideration for others in the library.
  • Study room policy.
  • Library cell phone policy.
  • Library food and drink policy.
  • Please guard your valuables!


  • Remember to update your password information.

From Dean Harold Krent and Professor Richard Warner
  • Research assistants wanted.

From Professor Jeffrey Sherman

  • Exam review sessions for Estates and Trusts.

Institutes & Centers
Institute for Law and the Workplace
  • Louis Jackson Writing Competition.
Administrative Offices/General

Administration and Finance

  • Weekly activities schedule.
  • Student employment for the fall term.
  • 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 office hours.

Continuing Legal and Professional Education

  • Student volunteer opportunities.
  • Upcoming 2003-04 programs.


Public Affairs

  • August Names in the News now online.
  • Record templates available for students and administrators.
  • Record now on weekly publication schedule.

Special Notices

  • Human Resources fall 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.

NOTE: Each student organization will be responsible for posting its own announcements beginning with the October 13 issue of the Record. Please see the important Record announcement at the beginning of this headline page.

Student Bar Association

  • Congratulations to the new 1L student representations.
  • SBA monthly meeting October 1, at 9:30 p.m.

Chicago-Kent Lambdas

  • Social: Updated!

Corporate Law Society

  • "Depositions: Survival By Preparation," Tuesday, October 14, at noon. Food will be served.

Environmental Law Society

  • Bake sale.

International Law Students Association

  • Meet the international law professors.
  • General meeting.
  • Donate your old eyeglasses.

Justinian Society

  • First annual Justinian Society cocktail party, October 2.
  • Blood and platelet drive with Children's Memorial Hospital, November 25.

Kent Justice Foundation

  • Information about KJF.
  • Upcoming events.
  • Fall spaghetti dinner.
  • Public Interest Law Journal.

Law Review

  • New staff members for 2003-04.
  • Best case comment from the summer candidacy program.
  • Upcoming issue: "Do Children Have First Amendments Rights?"

Phi Alpha Delta

  • PAD applications due as soon as possible.
  • Leadership positions still available!
  • Other upcoming events including Judges' Night on October 8.

Public Interest Resource Center

  • Informational meeting.
  • Volunteer mentors needed for African refugees and immigrants.
  • Museum of Science and Industry volunteer opportunities.
  • Cabrini Green Legal Aid Clinic volunteers for jail intake interviews.
  • Office hours.

Women in Law

  • Meet this year's WIL board.
  • First-year board openings.

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