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Headlines for the Week of November 24, 2003

Office of the Dean

Dean Harold J. Krent

  • Happy Thanksgiving!
Student Services

Assistant Dean Steve Sowle

  • Academic calendar reminder.
  • Spring 2004 registration:
    • Adding and dropping classes.
    • Legal Writing 3 and 4.
  • Fall 2003 exams.
  • U-Pass notice.
  • ASP teacher's assistant application.
  • Joke of the week.


  • Exams on computer.
  • Spring 2004 registration.

Student Services

  • Spring U-Pass and new ID card distribution.
  • Fall U-Pass activation period.
  • Family & Friends Day, January 31, 2004.
  • Spring 2004 ASP TA applications available.

Career Services

  • Congratulations December graduates.
  • Informational program on opportunities with the mayor's office.
  • 2L summer job opportunity.


  • New awards listed.
Academics & Student Programs

Academic Support Program

  • Spring 2004 TA applications due on November 25.
  • Weekly "pearls of wisdom" available on Web site.

Law Offices/Clinic

  • Spring 2004 in-house clinic lottery results.
  • U.S. Attorney's Office summer 2004 externships.
  • The Intellectual Property Patent Clinic.
  • 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:

Legal Research and Writing

  • The first annual Legal Affairs Writing Contest for Law Students.

Writing competitions

  • Paralyzed Veterans of American Legal Writing Competition.
  • Roscoe Hogan Environmental Law Essay Contest.
  • American Immigration Law Foundation Edward L. Dubroff Memorial Legal Writing Contest.
  • American Business Law Journal Student Writing Contest.
Computing & Information Services

Center for Law and Computers

  • Preparing for exams on the computer.
  • Installation instructions for ExamSoft.
  • Introductory course on HTML.
  • Latest McAfee DAT file is sdat4305.
  • Office hours.
  • Contact us.


  • Thanksgiving library hours.
  • Final exam library hours.
  • Library fall hours.
  • Fall reference librarian hours.
  • Featured resource.
  • New e-mail terminals.
  • 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!


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


  • Student representative hours.

Visit the Faculty News page to read about the Chicago-Kent faculty's recent speaking engagements, forthcoming publications, new research projects and other activities.

From Adjunct Professor Eric Greenberg

  • Independent research opportunity.
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.
  • Thanksgiving and final exams building and library hours.
  • Fall 2003 semester building and library hours.
  • 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 2004 programs.


Public Affairs

  • Early deadline for submitting headlines prior to Thanksgiving holiday.
  • December 8 is the last Record issue for fall term.
  • January 19 is first Record issue for spring term.
  • Record templates available for students and administrators.

Special Notices

  • CALI is looking for a part-time student assistant.
  • 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.

Justinian Society

  • November 25 blood and platelet drive with Children's Memorial Hospital has been canceled.

Kent Justice Foundation

  • Used study aid sale.
  • Next semester events.
  • Public Interest Law Journal.
  • Donate-A-Phone.

Moot Court Honor Society

  • Moot Court wins!

Public Interest Resource Center

  • NALP Public Interest Resource Directory. Volunteer at the Children's Place Association.
  • Office hours.

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