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Headlines for the Weeks of November 8, 2004

Office of the Dean

Dean Harold J. Krent

Student Services

Assistant Dean Steve Sowle

  • Academic calendars for 2005-06 and 2006-07.
  • Spring 2005 preliminary schedule.
  • Fall 2004 final exams.
  • Availability of professors' old exams.
  • Exams on computer sign-up.
  • ASP program on preparing for and taking exams.
  • Joke of the week.


  • Office hours
  • Exams on computer sign-up
  • Change of division petition
  • Pass/fail revocation-deadline
  • Office hours and contact information

Financial Aid

  • Refund checks.
  • Updating contact information with Department of Education.
  • 2004-05 loan processing.

Student Services

  • ASP program on preparing for and taking exams.
  • Illinois Bar admissions presentation for 3Ls and 4Ls.
  • Spring 2005 ASP TA applications available.

Career Services

  • Reminder: 1L resume and cover letter program.
  • Reminder: Out-of-state job search program.
  • If you missed orientation for first-year students.
  • ABA Curtin Justice Fund Legal Internship Program for summer 2005.


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

Law Offices/Clinic

  • Opportunity for current 2Ls: Summer 2005 externship with U.S. Attorney's Office, Northern District of Illinois.
  • Spring 2005 Legal Externship Program.
  • 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

  • New Chicago-Kent summer study-abroad program in Germany.

Program in Labor and Employment Law

  • Labor lecture featuring Roberto G. Chavarry, November 15 at 5:00 p.m.

Writing competitions

  • No new entries this week.
Computing & Information Services

Center for Law and Computers

  • Loaner laptop policy.
  • All students required to show student ID at CLC Help Desk.
  • New anti-SPAM system for Chicago-Kent.
  • Web page naming conventions.
  • 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 sdat4404.
  • Office hours.
  • Contact us.


  • Library hours.
  • General library policies.
  • Featured resource.
  • Results of the library survey.
  • Volunteers needed for library focus groups.
  • Feedback for the library.


  • The new Lexis outline bank.
  • Tip of the week.
  • Forgot your Lexis ID?
  • Contact information.

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  • No announcements in this issue.
Institutes & Centers
Institute for Law and the Workplace
  • Louis Jackson Writing Competition.
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.


  • Admissions office hours.

Continuing Legal and Professional Education

  • Attention: All students interested in Illinois public sector labor and employment law.
  • Student volunteer opportunities.
  • Upcoming 2004-05 programs.

Public Affairs

  • Record templates available for students and administrators.

Special Notices

  • Human Resources 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.

Corporate Law Society

  • Careers in Corporate Law.

Kent Justice Foundation

  • Bake sale!

National Lawyers Guild

  • Food and clothing drive.

Women in Law Society

  • Feminist reading group: Reproductive rights, November 9 at noon.

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