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Headlines for the Weeks of September 6, 2004

Office of the Dean

Dean Harold J. Krent

  • Symposium on governance in not-for-profit sector.
Student Services

Assistant Dean Steve Sowle

  • Academic calendar reminder: No classes on Monday, September 6.
  • Multistate Professional Responsibility Exam (MPRE) update.
  • Private area for prayer.
  • Trial team tryouts.
  • Joke of the week.


  • Office hours and contact information.
  • Pass/fail election deadline.
  • Graduation application deadline.

Financial Aid

  • Refund checks.
  • Required entrance interview for new Stuart students.
  • 2004-05 loan processing.

Student Services

  • It's Not Too Late to Get the Most from Your Class.
  • Questions about student health insurance.
  • Important health insurance announcement.

Career Services

  • Fall On-Campus Program schedules available.
  • Alternatives to Fall On-Campus Programming Series:
    • Small and mid-size firms.
    • Government jobs.
    • Public interest law.
    • Alternatives to law.
  • Georgia Public Defender Honors Program.


  • Important information for 2004-05 Chicago-Kent scholarship recipients.
  • New awards listed for external scholarship list.
Academics & Student Programs

Law Offices/Clinic

  • Opportunity for 3Ls: Spring 2005 externships with U.S. Attorney's office.
  • Judicial externships for spring 2005 semester.
  • 2Ls and 3Ls: Hotline Clinic Program.
  • 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 Program

  • Attention 1Ls: Legal Writing I & II assignment due dates are online.

International Law and Policy

  • Changes in the Certificate Program in International and Comparative Law.

Writing competitions

  • No new entries.
Computing & Information Services

Center for Law and Computers

  • Record training sessions for student organizations.
  • New anti-SPAM system for Chicago-Kent.
  • Web page naming convention.
  • Computer use policy.
  • Top three ways to stop SPAM.
  • Windows Update instructions.
  • Remove unnecessary files on network.
  • Standard monthly network maintenance reminder.
  • Latest McAfee DAT file is sdat4389.
  • Office hours.
  • Contact us.


  • Library hours.
  • General library policies.
  • Library offers use of a room to students who wish to pray or meditate.
  • Featured resource.
  • Feedback for the library.

Read the August 2004 Faculty Newsletter for the latest information about the Chicago-Kent faculty's recent speaking engagements, forthcoming publications, new research projects and other activities.

From Professor Lori Andrews

  • Research assistant positions available in the ISLAT office.

From Professor Kathryn Penrose

  • Environmental Law Moot Court Team interviews.

From Professor Carolyn Shapiro

  • Research assistant positions available.
Institutes & Centers
  • No announcements in this issue.
Administrative Offices/General

Administration and Finance

  • Weekly activities schedule.
  • Fall 2004 building and library hours.
  • Student employment for fall term 2004.
  • Fall 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.


  • Join the Chicago-Kent Advocates. Informational meeting and lunch, Tuesday, September 7.
  • Admissions office hours.

Continuing Legal and Professional Education

  • Attention: All students interested in international law.
  • Student volunteer opportunities.
  • Upcoming 2004 programs.


Public Affairs

  • Training sessions for student organization Record postings.
  • The Record is back on a weekly schedule.
  • Record templates available for students and administrators.

Special Notices

  • Human Resources schedule online.
Student Organizations

Student Organizations: The CLC is offering training sessions for posting Record announcements in September. 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

  • Posting events to the online calendar.
  • Attention all student organizations.
  • Budget information for student organizations.
  • First SBA meeting of the year (all student organization presidents must attend).
  • Congratulations to Lindsay Hansen.

Computer Law Society

  • General meeting on Thursday, September 9, at noon.

Journal of Intellectual Property

  • Informational session on Tuesday, September 14, at noon in room 170, or 5:00 p.m. in room 270.

Kent Justice Foundation

  • Second general information meeting.
  • KJF volunteer opportunity.
  • Public Interest Law Journal.

Law Review

  • New Law Review members.
  • Summer Candidacy Program: Best paper.

Women in Law Society

  • Two informational meetings on Tuesday, September 14.

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