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Headlines for the Week of May 15, 2006

Office of the Dean

Dean Harold J. Krent  »

  • Exams.
Student Services

Assistant Dean Steve Sowle  »

  • Have a nice summer!
  • 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.
  • Summer 2006 term information.
    • Classroom assignments.
    • Initial reading assignments.
  • Fall 2006 registration.
  • Fall 2006 initial reading assignments and course materials.
  • Joke of the week.
  • Poem of the week.

Registrar  »

  • Office hours.
  • Spring 2006 exams:
    • Exam schedule.
    • Exam emergencies.

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 raffles in the library (9th floor).
  • Important student health insurance announcements.
  • U-Pass expiration: May 19.

Career Services  »

  • Good luck on finals!
  • Resource Specialist job at Career Services posted.

Student Announcements from Alumni Relations  »

  • Commencement information.
  • Class of 2006 gift update.

Scholarships  »

  • No new awards.
Academics & Student Programs

Law Offices/Clinic  »

  • Summer 2006 Law Offices orientation information.
  • 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  »

  • LL.M. graduation reception.
  • Looking for something to do this summer?
  • Donate your used legal textbooks.
  • ABA International Internships.
  • New entries this week:
    • Chicago-Kent Institute for Law and the Humanities Student Paper Prize.
    • ABA Section of Real Property, Probate & Trust Law Student Writing Competition.
    • Santa Clara Computer & High Technology Law Journal Comment Contest.
    • Attorney-CPA Foundation Essay Contest.
    • National Lesbian & Gay Law Association Michael Greenberg Student Writing Competition.
    • National Association of Counsel for Children Student Essay Competition.
Computing & Information Services

Center for Law and Computers  »

  • Print account balances will be reset May 22.
  • Printing and e-mail termination.
  • Free e-mail available to Chicago-Kent alumni at
  • SofTest registration and download 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 sdat4760.
  • CLC contact information and office hours.

Library  »

  • Library hours.
  • Library summer hours and special closing.
  • New extended hours.
  • Library policy for graduating students.
  • General library policies.
  • Library student survey.
  • Featured resource: HeinOnline's Law journal Library.

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 Felice Batlan »

  • Research assistant needed.
Institutes & Centers

Graduate Program in Public Administration  »

  • Research assistants wanted for the Master of Public Administration Program.

Institute on Biotechnology and the Human Future  »

  • Research assistants wanted.
Administrative Offices/General

Administration and Finance  »

  • Weekly activities schedule.
  • Building and library hours during exams 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.

Continuing Legal and Professional Education  »

  • Attention: All students interested in legal and tax issues affecting not-for profit organizations.
  • Upcoming CLE programs in 2006.

Public Affairs  »

  • 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

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Phi Alpha Delta

  • End-of-year party: Saturday, May 20, 9 p.m. to midnight at MaxBar.

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