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Headlines for the Week of January 31, 2005

Office of the Dean

Dean Harold J. Krent

  • Regional trial ad competition.
Student Services

Assistant Dean Steve Sowle

  • Illinois bar exam: Q & A with bar examiners.
  • Joke of the week.


  • Grading deadlines and class ranks.
  • July bar examination application deadline.
  • Graduation application deadline.
  • Pass/fail election deadline.
  • Making up an incomplete.
  • Student health insurance.

Financial Aid

  • Refund checks.
  • Updating contact information with Department of Education.

Student Services

  • 1Ls: Attending this program can save you at least $350.
  • Spring ASP small-group sessions.
  • 2004 1098Ts are now available.

Career Services

  • Alternative careers for attorneys.
  • Judicial Institute Program.
  • 1L internship positions with the City of Chicago.
  • Air Force Jag Corps on-campus interviews for 1Ls and 3Ls.
  • Army Jag Corps on-campus interviews for 1Ls and 3Ls.
  • Hodges, Loizzi, Eisenhammer, Rodick & Kohn on-campus interviews for 3Ls.
  • Summer housing sublet service.


  • Alumnae/i Board of Directors Scholarship.
  • Asian Law Student Scholarship.
  • The Daniel C. Cohn Memorial Scholarship Fund.
  • The Marvin Gates Memorial Scholarship Fund.
  • The Larkowski Scholarship Fund.
  • The Rubenstein Scholarship Fund.
  • The Honorable Dean J. Sodaro Memorial Scholarship Fund.
Academics & Student Programs

Academic Support Program

  • Petitions available for spring ASP small-group sessions.
  • Helpful handout now available online.

Law Offices/Clinic

  • Litigation and Alternative Dispute Resolution (LADR) Certificate Program.
  • Judicial externships for summer and fall 2005 semesters.
  • For a description of all clinical programs, please visit the Law Offices home page at:

Legal Research and Writing Program

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

International Law and Policy

  • Welcome to spring semester!
  • Summer study in Augsburg, Germany.
  • Interested in doing business in China?
  • International and comparative law certificate program.

Writing competitions

  • No new entries this week.
Computing & Information Services

Center for Law and Computers

  • Chicago-Kent's wireless network.
  • Fall printing account balances due February 4.
  • 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 acceptable 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 sdat4423.
  • Office hours.
  • Contact us.


  • Library hours.
  • General library policies.
  • Ninth floor book-shifting project.
  • Featured resource.


  • Welcome back!
  • Tip of the week.
  • Forgot your Lexis ID?
  • New Lexis associate hours.

Read the latest 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

  • Chicago-Area Schweitzer Fellows Program application deadline is February 4.

From Professors Lori Andrews and Nigel M. de S. Cameron
  • Research assistants wanted for the Institute on Biotechnology and the Human Future.

From Professor Joan Steinman

  • Research assistant position.
Institutes & Centers

Institute for Law and the Humanities

  • Special program celebrating Dean Harold Krent's new book, Presidential Powers.

Illinois Technology Center for Law & the Public Interest

  • Student associate positions available.
Administrative Offices/General

Administration and Finance

  • Weekly activities schedule.
  • Spring 2005 building and library hours.
  • Student employment for fall term 2004.
  • Discounted public parking rates -- Fall 2005.
  • Downtown Campus safety tips.
  • Shuttle bus schedule.
  • Administration and Finance office hours.
  • Online room reservation form.


  • Admissions office hours.
  • Student workers needed.

Continuing Legal and Professional Education

  • Student volunteer opportunities.
  • Upcoming 2005 programs.


Public Affairs

  • Record templates available for students and administrators.
  • December 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.

Kent Justice Foundation

  • KJF general meeting.

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