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Headlines for the Week of May 2, 2005

Office of the Dean

Dean Harold J. Krent  »

Student Services

Assistant Dean Steve Sowle  »

  • Academic calendar reminder.
  • Fall 2005 registration.
  • Spring 2006 preliminary schedule.
  • Intensive Trial Advocacy.
  • Spring 2005 final exams.
  • Joke of the week.

Registrar  »

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

Financial Aid  »

  • Summer 2005 financial aid.
  • Make-up loan exit counseling sessions.
  • Federal loan consolidation.
  • Free credit report.

Student Services  »

  • Don't miss reading period study breaks!
  • Student health insurance announcements.
  • U-Pass expiration May 20.

Career Services  »

  • Good luck on final exams.
  • If you haven't had an appointment this past year, now's the time.
  • Entertainment and sports marketing internship.
  • Business and Professional People for the Public Interest (BPI) Fellowship.
  • Reminder: Summer opportunities in Adoption and Child Welfare.

Scholarships  »

  • No new entries this week.
Academics & Student Programs

Law Offices/Clinic  »

  • Law Offices in-house clinic results are in.
  • Summer externship opportunities.
  • Legal Externship Program: Summer and fall 2005.
  • Summer/fall externship in family law: Cook County Domestic Relations Court.
  • For a description of all clinical programs, please visit the Law Offices home page at:

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  »

  • No new entries this week.
Computing & Information Services

Center for Law and Computers  »

  • Spring 2005 final exams & SofTest registration.
  • 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 sdat4479.
  • Office hours.
  • Contact us.

Library  »

  • Library hours for the rest of the semester (including exams).
  • General library policies.
  • Restricted access to library for finals.
  • Featured resource: Canadian Legal Information Institute.

LexisNexis  »

  • Get course outlines from LexisNexis.
  • Tip of the week.
  • Forgot your Lexis ID?
  • Lexis associate contact information.

Westlaw  »

  • Upcoming Westlaw training sessions.

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

  • No announcements in this issue.

Institutes & Centers
  • No announcements in this issue.

Administrative Offices/General

Administration and Finance  »

  • Weekly activities schedule.
  • New building and library hours during exam and commencement weekend.
  • Spring 2005 building and library hours.
  • 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  »

  • Admissions office hours.

Continuing Legal and Professional Education  »

  • Student volunteer opportunities.
  • Upcoming 2005 programs.

Public Affairs  »

  • Last Record issue for the spring term is May 16.
  • Summer biweekly Record publication begins with May 23 issue.
  • 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.

Kent Justice Foundation  »

  • Web desk.

Moot Court Honor Society  »

  • Moot Court elects new executive board.
  • Spring competitions wrap-up.
  • Summer competition information.

Public Interest Resource Center  »
  • Read the latest issue of Public Interest Matters online.
  • Register for the Dean's Certificate of Service.

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