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Headlines for the Week of October 6, 2003

Office of the Dean

Dean Harold J. Krent

  • Foreign policy debate.
Student Services

Assistant Dean Steve Sowle

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

Registrar

  • Change of division requests.
  • Final exam reschedules.
  • Pass/fail revocations.

Student Services

  • Don't miss the outlining program.
  • IIT student health center offers flu shots.
  • Lactation/milk expression room available.

Career Services

  • Reminder: Careers in International Law Program.
  • Reminder: Meet the Public Service Employer Reception.
  • NYU International Student Interview Program.
  • Public Interest Law Job Opportunities Program and student panel.
  • Employer on-campus interview NOT a part of FOC!
  • Jack Carey scholarship fund for Cook County Public Defender's office.
  • New resource: Serving The Public: A Job Search Guide 2003-2004.
  • New resource: Immigration Detainee Defense Initiative Directory.
  • Summer survey winners.

Scholarships

  • 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: www.kentlaw.edu/academics/clinic/

International Law and Policy

  • Forum on international legal careers.
  • "The People Speak: America Debates Its Role In The World" reception.
  • "Supporting and Protecting Human Rights in the Internet Age" symposium.

Writing competitions

  • No new contest entries this week.
  • Student receives award in writing contest.
Computing & Information Services

Center for Law and Computers

  • Helpdesk extended hours on October 12 for legal writing papers.
  • Windows Update instructions.
  • Virus scanning instructions.
  • Standard monthly network maintenance reminder.
  • Latest McAfee DAT file is sdat4296.
  • Office hours.
  • Contact us.

Library

  • 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!

LexisNexis

  • Student associate work schedules.
  • Contact information.
  • New Lexis features.

Westlaw

  • Remember to update your password information.
Faculty

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

From Professor Jeffrey Sherman

  • Research assistants wanted.
  • 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

  • Admissions office hours.

Continuing Legal and Professional Education

  • Attention: All students interested in Illinois Public Sector Labor and Employment Law.
  • Student volunteer opportunities.
  • Upcoming 2003-04 programs.

Employment

Public Affairs

  • Record templates available for students and administrators.
  • Record now on weekly publication schedule.

Special Notices

  • Human Resources fall schedule online.
Student Organizations

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Student Bar Association

  • Congratulations to the new 1L student representatives.

Chicago-Kent Lambdas

  • Social: Updated!

Corporate Law Society

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

Environmental Law Society

  • New 1L representatives.

Intellectual Property Law Society

  • Annual student resume workshop, October 13 thru November 13.

International Law Students Association

  • General meeting Tuesday, October 7, at noon and 5:00 p.m. Location to be announced.
  • Foreign affairs discussion group Thursday, October 9, at 3:30 p.m.

Justinian Society

  • Blood and platelet drive with Children's Memorial Hospital, November 25.

Kent Justice Foundation

  • Opportunities in public interest law speaker panel.
  • Spooky spaghetti dinner fund raiser.
  • Upcoming events.
  • 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 annual Judges' Night on October 8.
  • Post Judges' Night social at Pazzo's Bar & Grill.

Public Interest Resource Center

  • Volunteer for the Red Cross.
  • Opportunities at Korean American Community Services.
  • Help out at Resurrection Home Health Services.
  • Office hours.

Women in Law

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

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