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Headlines for the Week of April 24, 2006

Office of the Dean

Dean Harold J. Krent  »

  • Lecture featuring Dr. Azim Nanji, director of the Institute of Ismaili Studies, London.
  • Public Interest reception.
Student Services

Assistant Dean Steve Sowle  »

  • Academic calendar reminder: Class schedule for remainder of semester.
  • Fall 2006 registration: April 27 to May 1.
  • "Where Do We Go From Here?" programs: April 25, noon, and April 26, 6 p.m.
  • Intensive Trial Advocacy.
  • Spring 2006 exams.
    • Exam schedule.
    • Availability of professors' old exams.
  • Dean's certificate for the Illinois bar exam.
  • Bar exams in other jurisdictions.
  • Joke of the week.
  • Poem of the week.

Registrar  »

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

Financial Aid  »

  • Federal Graduate Plus Loan: A substitute for the private loans.
  • Federal loan consolidation information session.

Student Services  »

  • Fall 2006 TA applications due April 28.
  • A "Safe Space" for LGBT concerns.

Career Services  »

  • Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP Minority Scholarships.
  • New Resources.
    • Law Department Compensation Benchmarking Survey.
    • Hoovers: World Business.
    • Hoovers: Private Companies.
    • Hoovers: American Business.

Student Announcements from Alumni Relations  »

  • Commencement tickets pick-up times.
  • Update on class gift.

Scholarships  »

  • New awards listed.
    • Attorney-CPA Foundation Scholarship Essay Contest.
Academics & Student Programs

Law Offices/Clinic  »

  • Fall applications due Monday, April 24, at 3 p.m.
  • 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: www.kentlaw.edu/academics/clinic/.

International Law and Policy -- Assistant Dean Lydia Lazar  »

  • Spring 2006 events:
    • July 15 - August 6: American Law Summer Program.
  • International internship program.
  • Donate your used legal textbooks.
  • No new entries this week.
Computing & Information Services

Center for Law and Computers  »

  • SofTest registration and download site for Spring 2006 final exams opens on Monday, April 24.
  • 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 sdat4744.
  • CLC contact information and office hours.

Library  »

  • Library hours.
  • Library summer hours and special closing.
  • General library policies.
  • Library student survey.
  • Featured resource: Index to Legal Periodicals.

LexisNexis  »

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

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

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.
  • Summer student worker needed, Office of Admissions.

Continuing Legal and Professional Education  »

  • ATTENTION: All students interested in civil rights litigation.
  • Upcoming CLE programs in 2006.

Public Affairs  »

  • Record templates available for students and administrators.

Special Notices  »

  • IIT Retirement Plan: Individual counseling sessions.
  • 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.

Student Bar Association

  • SBA elections April 26 and 27.
  • New SBA Web site.
  • SBA Social.

Chicago-Kent Law Review

  • Law Review Summer Candidacy information meetings.

Corporate Law Society

  • Join the CLS 2006-07 executive board!

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.

Kent Justice Foundation

  • Elections for next year's board.

Phi Alpha Delta

  • Monday, April 24: Raffle 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Public Interest Resource Center

  • Come to the annual awards reception on April 24 at 5 p.m.

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