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Headlines for the Week of February 27, 2006

Office of the Dean

Dean Harold J. Krent  »

  • Distinguished Labor Leader Lecture.

Student Services

Assistant Dean Steve Sowle  »

  • Fall 2005 CALI award winners.
  • Joke of the week.
  • Poem of the week.

Registrar  »

  • Office hours.
  • Revoking Pass-Fail: deadline.

Financial Aid  »

  • 2006-07 FAFSA recommended deadline: March 1.
  • Federal loan exit counseling for spring 2006 graduates.

Student Services  »

  • Late pick-up for U-Passes.
  • U-Pass announcements from CTA.
  • I-SaveRx prescription drug program.

Career Services  »

  • Holland & Knight Reception for 1Ls.
  • 1L Career Counseling.
  • Program: Careers in International Law.
  • Mock interviews - space still available.
  • Diversity Career Fairs.
  • New resource: The Right Moves: Job Search and Career Development Strategies for Lawyers.

Scholarships  »

  • No new awards listed.
Academics & Student Programs

Law Offices/Clinic  »

  • Summer externship opportunity.
  • Fall legal externships.
  • Fall legal externship opportunity.
  • For a description of all clinical programs, please visit the Law Offices home page at:

International Law and Policy -- Assistant Dean Lydia Lazar  »

  • Spring 2006 events:
    • July 15 - August 6: American Law Summer Program.
    • March 9: The Next Little Thing: Nano, Business and Society in the 21st Century.
  • Want to work in the Office of International Law and Policy?
  • Foreign Service Exam: Deadline to apply is March 8.
  • Essay competition: Lex Mercatoria and the WTO.
  • Summer 2006: Study abroad in Germany or work in China?
  • Rule of Law on Trial.
  • New entries this week:
    • International Association of Defense Counsel Legal Writing Contest.
    • Notre Dame Law School Legal Ethics Writing Competition.
    • Foley & Lardner LLP Intellectual Property Writing Competition.
Computing & Information Services

Center for Law and Computers  »

  • CLC Policies: Students are required to show C-K photo ID card for loaner computer equipment.
  • Computer acceptable use policy.
  • Windows Update.
  • Remove unnecessary files on network.
  • CLC monthly network maintenance schedule.
  • Latest McAfee DAT file is sdat4704.
  • CLC contact information and office hours.

Library  »

  • Library hours.
  • General library policies.
  • Featured resource: MRI+.

LexisNexis  »

  • Get student-prepared outlines for your classes.
  • Tip of the week.
  • Creating a custom ID.
  • LexisNexis representative contact information.

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

  • Estates and trusts final examination performance review.

Institutes & Centers

Center for Access to Justice and Technology  »

  • New Public Interest Certificate Program accepting letters of intent.
  • Reminder for 2Ls interested in obtaining a Public Interest Certificate.
  • Congratulations, spring 2006 A2J-SEB members.
  • Opportunities at Self-Help Web Center at the Daley Center.

Institute for Law and the Humanities  »

  • Chicago-Kent Institute for Law and the Humanities Paper Prize.

Institute for Law and the Workplace   »

  • Reception celebrating the 10th anniversary of the Institute for Law and the Workplace, March 2.

Institute on Biotechnology and the Human Future  »

  • The Next Little Thing: Nano, Business & Society in the 21st Century.
  • Research assistants wanted
Administrative Offices/General

Administration and Finance  »

  • Weekly activities schedule.
  • Regular building and library hours.
  • Student employment for spring 2006.
  • Discounted public parking rates for spring 2006.
  • Downtown Campus safety tips.
  • Shuttle bus schedule.
  • DTC Bursarís Office hours.
  • Administration and Finance office hours.
  • Online room reservation form.

Admissions  »

  • Admissions office hours.

Continuing Legal and Professional Education  »

  • ATTENTION: All students interested in labor and employment law.
  • Upcoming CLE programs in 2006.

Public Affairs  »

  • Record templates available for students and administrators.

Special Notices  »

  • Human Resources schedule online.
Student Organizations

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Student Bar Association

  • CBA presents Government Service Career Fair.

Environmental Law Society

  • March 8: "Challenges to Sustainability in Business."

Intellectual Property Law Society

  • Trademark in-house counsel roundtable discussion: Thursday, March 2.

International Law Student Association

  • Panel: Careers in international law: February 28.
  • Discussion group: March 1.
  • Career Day volunteer opportunities.
  • Upcoming events.

Journal of Intellectual Property

  • Area IP events.

Kent Justice Foundation

  • Summer public interest fellowship information meeting Tuesday, February 28, at noon.

Public Interest Resource Center

  • Read the latest Public Interest Matters.

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