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Headlines for the Weeks of November 15, 2004

Office of the Dean

Dean Harold J. Krent

  • Ilana Diamond Rovner Moot Court Competition.
Student Services

Assistant Dean Steve Sowle

  • Academic calendar reminder: Thanksgiving break.
  • Fall 2004 final exams.
  • Spring 2005 schedule and registration.
  • Illinois bar exam: Q & A with bar examiners.
  • Grade distributions for spring 2004.
  • CALI award winners for summer 2004.
  • New smoking policy for front of building.
  • Joke of the week.


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

Financial Aid

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

Student Services

  • Illinois Bar admissions presentation for 3Ls and 4Ls.
  • Course selection seminar for evening students.
  • Spring 2005 ASP TA applications due by Friday, November 19.
  • Deadline for exam reschedule forms.
  • Handouts and video from the ASP exam-taking program.

Career Services

  • Upcoming office closings.
  • Only two more 1L office tours this semester. Sign up now.
  • Making the most of your winter break.


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

Law Offices/Clinic

  • Litigation and Alternative Dispute Resolution Certificate program (LADR) information meeting, Wednesday, November 17.
  • Opportunity for current 2Ls: Summer 2005 externship with U.S. Attorney's Office, Northern District of Illinois.
  • Spring 2005 Legal Externship Program.
  • New opportunities: Illinois Attorney General Public Utilities Bureau, refugee and asylum law.
  • Law Offices in-house clinic spring applications due on Thursday, November 18.
  • 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, Monday, November 15 at 5:00 p.m.

Writing competitions

  • Epstein Becker & Green P.C. Health Law Writing Competition.
  • International Association of Defense Counsel Legal Writing Contents.
Computing & Information Services

Center for Law and Computers

  • Installation instructions for Examsoft SofTest.
  • Dell laptop adapters could catch fire and cause shock.
  • Dell Inspiron 1150 laptops critical performance update.
  • 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 sdat4406.
  • Office hours.
  • Contact us.


  • Library hours for Thanksgiving weekend.
  • Library hours.
  • General library policies.
  • Featured resource.
  • Restricted access to library for finals.
  • Universal borrowing.
  • Feedback for the library.


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

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Institutes & Centers
Institute for Law and the Workplace
  • Louis Jackson Writing Competition.
Administrative Offices/General

Administration and Finance

  • Weekly activities schedule.
  • Thanksgiving and final exam period 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

  • Student volunteer opportunities.
  • Upcoming 2004-05 programs.

Public Affairs

  • Record templates available for students and administrators.
  • October Names in the News online.

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.

Evening Law Student Society

  • Course selection seminar, Thursday, November 18, 5:00 to 5:45 p.m., in room 345.
International Law Students Association
  • Speaker event on international sustainable development, Tuesday, November 16, at 3:00 p.m.
  • Brown bag lunch with Israel's consul general on Thursday, November 18, at noon.

Journal of Intellectual Property

  • End of semester meeting Monday, November 22, from 5:00 to 6:00 p.m.
  • End of semester party Monday, November 22, from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. at Cactus.

Kent Justice Foundation

  • Blood drive.
  • Bake sale!
  • Web desk.

National Lawyers Guild

  • Food and clothing drive.

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