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Headlines for the Week of January 19, 2004

Office of the Dean

Dean Harold J. Krent

  • Welcome back.
Student Services

Assistant Dean Steve Sowle

  • Welcome back!
  • Academic calendar reminder: No classes January 19 (building closed).
  • Spring 2004 course information:
    • Changes to the spring schedule.
    • Classroom assignments.
    • Initial reading assignments.
    • Bookstore hours.
    • Trial Advocacy section assignments.
    • Adding classes after the first week.
    • ASP small group sessions.
    • Final exams.
  • Law as a Profession program (required for 2L students).
  • ASP workshop: Learning from Experience: How to Interpret Your Exam Results and Plan Ahead.
  • Bar registration for first-year students.
  • July 2004 Illinois bar exam.
  • Multistate Professional Responsibility Exam (MPRE).
  • Academic calendar for 2004-05.
  • Reminder about IIT's political activity policy.
  • Joke of the week.

Registrar

  • Welcome back.
  • New student identification cards.
  • Pass/fail election deadline.
  • Graduation application deadline.
  • Making up an incomplete.
  • Student health insurance.

Financial Aid

  • Exit interviews.
  • Disbursement dates.
  • FAFSA information.
  • Tax benefits for higher education.

Student Services

  • Save the date: Family & Friends Day, January 31.
  • Spring U-Pass and new ID card distribution.
  • Health insurance enrollment and waivers for spring.
  • Spring ASP small group sessions.
  • Update on religious conflict with July bar examination.
  • Exam period raffle winners.

Career Services

  • Welcome back.
  • Mock interviews for international LL.M. students.
  • Summer opportunities for 1Ls.
  • Government panel.
  • Women Everywhere: Partners in Service Project.
  • Networking tips for young lawyers.
  • Student summer intern positions available in the Antitrust Bureau of the Illinois attorney general's office.

Scholarships

  • New awards listed.
Academics & Student Programs

Academic Support Program

  • Petitions available for spring small group membership.
  • Final program of the "Getting Started" series.

Law Offices/Clinic

  • In-house clinic student orientation Wednesday, January 21.
  • LADR application deadline Friday, February 13.
  • 2Ls and 3Ls: Hotline Clinic Program opportunity.
  • 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: www.kentlaw.edu/academics/clinic/

Writing competitions

  • ASCAP/Nathan Burkan Memorial competition.
Computing & Information Services

Center for Law and Computers

  • Welcome back!
  • Printing accounts reset December 22.
  • Fall printing account balances due.
  • Remove unnecessary files on network.
  • Latest McAfee DAT file is sdat4313.
  • Office hours.
  • Contact us.

Library

  • Regular library hours.
  • 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!

LexisNexis

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

Westlaw

  • Student representative hours.
Faculty

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Institutes & Centers

Illinois Technology Center for Law & the Public Interest
  • Part-time student associate positions.

Administrative Offices/General

Administration and Finance

  • Weekly activities schedule.
  • Spring 2004 building and library hours.
  • Student employment for Chicago-Kent.
  • Spring 2004 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

  • Student volunteer opportunities.
  • Upcoming 2004 programs.

Employment

Public Affairs

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

Special Notices

  • CALI is looking for a part-time student assistant.
  • New Human Resources schedule online.
Student Organizations

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Kent Justice Foundation

  • Public interest lawyers panel.
  • Conferences and retreats.
  • 13th annual KJF auction.
  • Public Interest Law Journal.

Moot Court Honor Society

  • Moot Court wins!

Public Interest Resource Center

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

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