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Headlines for the Week of April 17, 2006

Office of the Dean

Dean Harold J. Krent  »

  • Lecture featuring Dr. Azim Nanji, Director of Institute of Ismaili Studies, London.
Student Services

Assistant Dean Steve Sowle  »

  • Academic calendar reminder: Class schedule for remainder of semester.
  • Summer 2006 registration.
  • Fall 2006 preliminary schedule.
  • Spring 2006 exams.
    • Exam schedule.
    • Exams on computer sign-up: Deadline is April 21.
    • Availability of professors' old exams.
  • Teaching evaluations.
  • Joke of the week.
  • Poem of the week.

Registrar  »

  • Office hours.
  • Summer 2006 registration.
  • Important information about exams on computer.
  • Exam conflicts/reschedule requests.
  • Revoking Pass-Fail: Deadline is May 2.

Financial Aid  »

  • Federal loan consolidation information session.

Student Services  »

  • Student Orientation Coordinator position available.
  • A "Safe Space" for LGBT concerns.

Career Services  »

  • Upcoming CSO programs:
    • April 19: Careers in Legislation, Lobbying and Policy-making.
    • April 26: Careers in Environmental Law.
  • Job opening in the Career Services Office.

Student Announcements from Alumni Relations  »

  • Have you picked up your Commencement tickets yet?
  • Commencement information.
  • Class of 2006 class gift: Debut of the Stephen D. Sowle Giving Society.
  • Want to sing at Commencement?

Scholarships  »

  • No new awards.
Academics & Student Programs

Law Offices/Clinic  »

  • Fall application due date.
  • New clinical program.
  • Summer externship opportunities.
  • Summer/fall legal externship opportunities.
  • 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.
  • Participate in a UN Conference in New York City: Deadline April 16.
  • International internship program.
  • Donate your used legal textbooks.
  • No new entries this week.
Computing & Information Services

Center for Law and Computers  »

  • Summer 2006 semester: The cost to print increases on KENTNET.
  • 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 sdat4740.
  • CLC contact information and office hours.

Library  »

  • Library hours.
  • General library policies.
  • Library student survey.
  • Featured resource: First Amendment Center.

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.

From Professor Lori Andrews  »

  • Research assistants wanted for the Institute for Science, Law and Technology.
Institutes & Centers

Center for Access to Justice and Technology  »

  • ABA eLawyering Presentation: Wednesday, April 19, 3 to 4 p.m.; open to all Chicago-area law students.
  • Public Interest Certificate course planning meeting: Tuesday, April 18, 4 to 5 p.m.
  • Professor Staudt will hold a group meeting to share ideas and offer course selection advice for the fall semester.
  • A2J-SEB update meeting: Tuesday, April 18, 5 to 5:45 p.m.

Institute on Biotechnology and the Human Future  »

  • 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 current federal tax issues.
  • ATTENTION: All students interested in civil rights litigation.
  • Upcoming CLE programs in 2006.

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.

American Constitution Society for Law and Policy

  • "Civil Liberties in Illinois," featuring Gary Feinerman, Solicitor General of Illinois: April 21 at 2 p.m.

Asian Pacific American Law Students Association

  • Come to our Movie Night, co-sponsored with BLSA, on April 20.
  • Apply for a position on the 2006-07 APALSA board. Candidate statements due April 17 by 5 p.m.

Corporate Law Society

  • Join the CLS 2006-07 executive board!
  • Annual alumni reception: Wednesday, April 19, at 4 p.m.

Environmental Law Society

  • The Environmental Law Society presents Earth Day.
  • ELS is now accepting applications for its summer fellowships.
  • The Career Services Office presents post-graduate opportunities in environmental law.
  • ELS board elections.

Journal of Intellectual Property

  • Election results.

Kent Justice Foundation

  • Reminders and deadlines.

Moot Court Honor Society

  • Congrats to our members on a successful season!

National Lawyers Guild

  • Blood drive: Tuesday, April 18, noon to 6 p.m. on the 10th floor.

Public Interest Resource Center

  • Come to the awards reception on April 24 at 5 p.m.
  • Timesheets are due by April 17.
  • Read the April 17 issue of Public Interest Matters.

South Asian Law Students Association

  • Tuesday, April 18: Join us for SALSA's New Years and election banquet at noon.



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