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Headlines for the Weeks of August 1 and August 8, 2005

Office of the Dean

Dean Harold J. Krent  »

Student Services

Assistant Dean Steve Sowle  »

  • Fall 2005 initial reading assignments and course materials.
  • Fall 2005 course information updates.
  • Joke of the week.

Registrar  »

  • Office hours and contact information.

Financial Aid  »

  • New Stafford Loan rates.
  • Federal student loan consolidation.
  • Free credit report.

Student Services  »

  • Important student health insurance announcements.

Career Services  »

  • Message to visiting and transfer students.
  • 2006 and 2007 graduates: 2005 fall interviewing program news.
  • Mandatory fall interviewing program for new participants.
  • Mock interviews.
  • Not interested in on-campus interviewing?
  • ABA presents: Careers in National Security Law.
  • ABA presents: Pathways to Employment in International Law.
  • Public Defender Service of DC: Law clerk reception.

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  »

  • Welcome incoming LL.M. students.
  • Welcome returning J.D. students.
  • The Problem(s) with CAFTA.

Writing competitions  »

  • No new entries this week.
Computing & Information Services

Center for Law and Computers  »

  • 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 sdat4545.
  • Office hours.
  • Contact us.

Library  »

  • Summer library hours.
  • General library policies.
  • Featured resource: Center for Public Integrity.

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

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Institutes & Centers
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Administrative Offices/General

Administration and Finance  »

  • Weekly activities schedule.
  • Building and library hours, Wednesday, July 27, through Friday, August 12.
  • Special building and library hours Saturday and Sunday, August 13 and 14.
  • Fall 2005 semester building and library hours effective Monday, August 15.
  • Student employment for fall 2005 semester.
  • Discounted public parking rates for fall 2005 semester.
  • Downtown Campus safety tips.
  • Traffic alert! Washington Boulevard bridge closed August through December.
  • 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  »

  • The Record returns to weekly fall schedule on August 15.
  • Record templates available for students and administrators.
  • Dreamweaver FAQ and tutorial series launched in Web Support area of Chicago-Kent Web site.

Special Notices  »

  • Human Resources schedule online.
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