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Headlines for the Week of April 11, 2005

Office of the Dean

Dean Harold J. Krent

  • Posner vs. Anti-Posner.
  • Student housing survey.
Student Services

Assistant Dean Steve Sowle

  • Summer 2005 registration.
  • Fall 2005 preliminary schedule.
  • Spring 2005 exams.
  • Exams on computer sign-up.
  • Availability of professors' old exams.
  • Teaching evaluations.
  • Joke of the week.


  • Office hours.
  • Change of division request.
  • Computer exam sign-up.

Financial Aid

  • Federal loan consolidation.
  • Loan counseling for spring 2005 graduates.
  • 2005-06 FAFSA priority deadline.

Career Services

  • Preparing for the Fall On-Campus Interviewing Program.
  • 3Ls: Conducting a post-graduate job search.
  • Skadden Fellowship Program.
  • Cook County Minority Job Fair information.
  • Jack Carey Scholarship Fund.
  • Indigenous Legal Studies Program
Academics & Student Programs

Law Offices/Clinic

  • Law Offices in-house clinic applications for the fall are now available in room 600.
  • Fall externship for-credit opportunity application due at noon, April 11.
  • Legal Externship Program: Summer and fall 2005.
  • U.S. Attorney's Office fall semester externships.
  • 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

  • How about a semester abroad in Denmark next year?
  • DePaul University College of Law summer program.
  • Interested in a semester abroad at Bucerius Law School in Hamburg, Germany?
  • WTI's summer WTO law program in Berne, Switzerland.
  • ABA International Internship Program.
  • Attention: German-speaking 3Ls.
  • Attention: F1 students who are completing their program at the end of the spring semester.
  • Legal internship opportunities at the Overseas Private Investment Corp (OPIC).
  • Summer study in Augsburg, Germany.

Writing competitions

  • Berkeley Journal of Gender, Law, and Justice Writing Award.
  • Holocaust Remembrance Essay Award.
Computing & Information Services

Center for Law and Computers

  • New-model "Thin Clients" located in the common areas.
  • Speed of the upgraded Webmail system.
  • Chicago-Kent's wireless network.
  • 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 sdat4463.
  • Office hours.
  • Contact us.


  • Library hours.
  • General library policies.
  • Featured resource.


  • Start preparing for finals today with LexisNexis!
  • Last chance for training classes this semester.
  • Tip of the week.
  • Forgot your Lexis ID?
  • Lexis associate contact information.


  • Upcoming Westlaw training sessions.

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.

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Institutes & Centers
  • No announcements in this issue.
Administrative Offices/General

Administration and Finance

  • Weekly activities schedule.
  • Spring 2005 building and library hours.
  • Building and library hours during exams and commencement weekend.
  • DTC bursar hours.
  • Student employment for spring term 2005.
  • Discounted public parking rates -- spring/summer 2005.
  • 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 current federal tax issues.
  • Attention: All students interested in civil rights litigation.
  • Student volunteer opportunities.
  • Upcoming 2005 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.

Computer Law Association
  • Virtual business roundtable discussion, April 13.

Environmental Law Society

  • Earth Day raffle tickets on sale Monday, April 11.

Kent Justice Foundation

  • KJF theft.
  • Equal Justice Works.
  • Web desk.
Public Interest Resource Center
  • Submit your volunteer hours by Wednesday, April 13.
  • Register or submit your volunteer hours online.

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