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Headlines for the Weeks of July 4 and July 11, 2005

Office of the Dean

Dean Harold J. Krent  »

Student Services

Assistant Dean Steve Sowle  »

  • Notice to graduates: Deadline for clearing out lockers.
  • Class ranks for spring 2005.
  • New Chicago-Kent Law Review members.
  • London Law Consortium program: Brochures available.
  • Orientation leaders and mentors wanted.
  • Joke of the week.

Registrar  »

  • Office hours and contact information.
  • Computer exam registration: Sign up electronically by July 13!
  • Exams on computer.
  • Pass/fail revocation: Deadline is July 14.

Financial Aid  »

  • New Stafford Loan rates.
  • Federal student loan consolidation.
  • Summer 2005 financial aid.
  • Free credit report.

Student Services  »

  • Important student health insurance announcements.

Career Services  »

  • Staff announcements: Goodbye to the director of career services, Maureen Stimming. Welcome to our new resource specialist, Abigail Staudt.
  • Client Development and Client Relationship Management: The Key to Your Success as a Lawyer. Registration deadline is July 7.
  • 19th annual National Black Law Students Association - Midwest Regional Minority Recruitment Conference: Updated information available.
  • Barack Obama's office is accepting applications for fall interns.
  • Illinois Attorney General's Office is accepting applications for fall law clerks. Deadline is August 1.

Scholarships  »

  • No new entries this week.
Academics & Student Programs

Law Offices/Clinic  »

  • Fall externship opportunities.
  • Legal Externship Program: Fall 2005.
  • 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 -- Assistant Dean Lydia Lazar  »

  • UN Reform: What matters most? -- Oh, and Just Say No to John Bolton.
  • Chicago opportunities to think and act internationally -- Just Say No to John Bolton.

Writing competitions  »

  • NRA Civil Rights Defense Fund Law Student Scholarship Writing Contest.
  • NRA Civil Rights Defense Fund Law Student Essay Contest.
Computing & Information Services

Center for Law and Computers  »

  • SofTest registration and download site for summer 2005 final exams opens Friday, July 1.
  • How to transfer your existing Chicago-Kent e-mail to your new alumnae/i account.
  • Free e-mail available to Chicago-Kent alumnae/i at
  • Attention: Printing and e-mail termination for December 2004 and May 2005 graduates.
  • Speed of the upgraded Webmail system.
  • Chicago-Kent's wireless network.
  • Loaner laptop policy.
  • All students required to show student ID at CLC Help Desk.
  • 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 sdat4524.
  • Office hours.
  • Contact us.

Library  »

  • Summer library hours.
  • Read period / summer exam / bar study hours.
  • General library policies.
  • LexisNexis and Westlaw passwords.
  • Featured resource: National Center for State Courts.

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
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Administrative Offices/General

Administration and Finance  »

  • Weekly activities schedule.
  • Summer session building and library hours for Monday, May 23, through Monday, July 25.
  • Student employment for summer term 2005.
  • Discounted public parking rates -- 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  »

  • Dreamweaver FAQ and tutorial series launched in Web Support area of Chicago-Kent Web site.
  • Record templates available for students and administrators.

Special Notices  »

  • Human Resources schedule online.
Student Organizations

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Law Review  »

  • 2005 Summer Candidacy Program

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