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Headlines for the Week of May 1, 2006

Office of the Dean

Dean Harold J. Krent  »

  • Read week.
Student Services

Assistant Dean Steve Sowle  »

  • Academic calendar reminder: Class schedule for remainder of semester.
  • Fall 2006 registration: April 27 to May 1.
  • Spring 2007 preliminary schedule.
  • Intensive Trial Advocacy.
  • Spring 2006 exams:
    • Exam schedule.
    • Exam emergencies.
    • Cell phones during exams.
    • Consulting laptops during exams.
    • Access to computer labs during exams.
    • Availability of professors' old exams.
  • API workshop on client development: Reduced rate for students.
  • Joke of the week.
  • Poem of the week.

Registrar  »

  • Office hours.
  • Revoking Pass-Fail: Deadline is May 2.
  • Fall 2006 registration.
  • Spring 2006 exams:
    • Read period.
    • Exam schedule.

Financial Aid  »

  • The pros and cons of Federal Student Loan Consolidation for in-school students.
  • Federal Graduate Plus Loan: A substitute for the private loans.

Student Services  »

  • Exam period study breaks.
  • U-Pass expiration: May 19.

Career Services  »

  • Good luck on finals!
  • Legal Assistance Foundation Post-Graduate Fellowship.

Student Announcements from Alumni Relations  »

  • Commencement information.
  • Update on class gift.

Scholarships  »

  • No new awards.
Academics & Student Programs

Law Offices/Clinic  »

  • Fall 2006 Law Offices In-House Clinic lottery results.
  • 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.
  • 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 now open.
  • 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 sdat4750.
  • CLC contact information and office hours.

Library  »

  • Library hours.
  • Library summer hours and special closing.
  • Library policy for graduating students.
  • 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.

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 through Tuesday, May 2.
  • Building and library hours during exams effective Wednesday, May 3, through Friday, May 19.
  • Commencement week-end hours, Saturday and Sunday, May 20 and 21.
  • 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  »

  • Upcoming CLE programs in 2006.

Public Affairs  »

  • Last Record issue for the spring term is May 15.
  • Summer biweekly Record publication begins with May 22 issue.
  • 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.

Chicago-Kent Law Review

  • Law Review Summer Candidacy information meeting: Tuesday, May 2, 6 p.m.
  • Congratulations to the 2006-07 editors!
  • Congratulations to those students whose notes were selected for publication!

Intellectual Property Law Society

  • Congrats to the new IPLS board members!

Kent Justice Foundation

  • Election results.

Labor and Employment Law Society

  • Opening on 2006-07 LELS board.

Phi Alpha Delta

  • Raffle results: Congratulations to all the winners.
  • End-of-year party: Saturday, May 20, 9 p.m. to midnight at MaxBar.


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