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Headlines for the Week of August 21, 2006

Office of the Dean

Dean Harold J. Krent  »

  • Welcome new students!
Student Services

Assistant Dean Steve Sowle  »

  • General announcements:
    • Student Organization Fair: September 6.
  • To entering students:
    • Welcome to Chicago-Kent!
    • What my office does.
    • Orientation week.
    • Academic support program.
    • CTA U-Pass program.
  • To returning students:
    • Welcome back!
  • Fall 2006 semester information:
    • Initial reading assignments and course materials.
    • Course information updates.
    • Revised fall schedule with classroom assignments.
    • Adding and dropping courses.
    • Exam schedule.
    • Trial Advocacy section assignments.
    • Bookstore hours.
    • 2006-07 academic calendar.
    • Opportunity to take Psychology & Law at UIC.
  • Spring 2007 preliminary schedule.
  • Distribution of fall U-Passes, new ID cards and Perkins Loan packets.
  • Spring 2006 CALI winners.
  • London Law Consortium program.
  • Serve as a mentor to an international student.
  • Joke of the week.
  • Poem of the week.

Registrar  »

  • Office hours.
  • Pass/fail election deadline is September 8, 2006.

Financial Aid  »

  • Fall loan disbursements and refund check information.
  • Perkins promissory note news.

Student Services  »

  • Welcome new students!

Career Services  »

  • Welcome first-years!
  • Vedder Price Diversity Scholarship program.
  • 2nd annual Minority Law Student Reception.

Scholarships  »

  • No new awards.
Academics & Student Programs

Law Offices/Clinic  »

  • Externship Opportunity: U.S. Attorney's Office.
  • Law Offices: Fall 2006 orientation information.
  • Fall Externship Opportunities: Corporate/Transactional and Litigation.
  • For a description of all clinical programs, please visit the Law Offices home page at:

International Law and Policy -- Assistant Dean Lydia Lazar  »

  • Save the date – OILP welcome reception.
  • Chicago mentors available for international students.
  • Donate your used legal textbooks.
  • ABA International Internships.
  • No new entries.
Computing & Information Services

Center for Law and Computers  »

  • New print accounting system on KENTNET.
  • Print account balances were reset on May 22.
  • Printing and e-mail termination.
  • Free e-mail available to Chicago-Kent alumni at
  • How to transfer your existing Chicago-Kent e-mail to your new alumni account.
  • 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 sdat4830.
  • CLC contact information and office hours.
  • Office of Technology Services at the main campus: Dell computer purchases.
  • equipment/purchase.php

Library  »

  • Welcome back!
  • Library fall hours.
  • General library policies.
  • Library fun: New Law in Popular Culture collection.
  • New copy/print system.
  • Featured resource: National Newspapers Abstracts (ProQuest).

Faculty Newsletters

Institutes & Centers

Institute for Law and the Humanities  »

  • Chicago-Kent's Institute for Law and the Humanities paper prize.

Institute on Biotechnology and the Human Future  »

  • Research assistants wanted.
Administrative Offices/General

Administration and Finance  »

  • Weekly activities schedule.
  • Fall semester building and library hours effective August 21.
  • Labor Day weekend building and library hours, September 2-4.
  • Summer session building and library hours.
  • Student employment.
  • Discounted public parking rates.
  • Downtown Campus safety tips.
  • Shuttle bus schedule.
  • DTC Bursar’s Office hours .
  • Administration and Finance office hours.
  • Online room reservation form.

Admissions  »

  • Admissions office hours.

Continuing Legal and Professional Education  »

  • Upcoming CLE programs in 2006.

Public Affairs  »

  • The Record is now back on its weekly publication schedule.
  • Record templates available for students and administrators.

Special Notices  »

  • Human Resources schedule online.
Student Organizations

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