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Headlines for the Week of September 11, 2006

Office of the Dean

Dean Harold J. Krent  »
  • Centennial Visitor: Professor Hendrik Hartog.

Student Services

Assistant Dean Steve Sowle  »

  • Chicago-Kent Law Review:†Corrections to list of†members.
  • Counseling services.†
  • Bar registration for first-year students.
  • February 2007 and July 2007 Illinois bar applications.
  • Multistate Professional Responsibility Exam (MPRE).†
  • Weather closing information.
  • Joke of the week.
  • Poem of the week.

Registrar  »

  • Office hours.
  • Pass/fail deadline: September 8, 2006.
  • Registration deadline.
  • FERPA rights and notification of access to educational records.
  • Graduation application deadline.
  • Incomplete make-up notices.

Financial Aid  »

  • Fall loan disbursement process: step-by-step.
  • Graduate PLUS loan information.
  • Refund checks.

Student Services  »

  • Lactation/milk expression room available.
  • Student health insurance information.

Career Services  »

  • Alternatives to OCI Series
  • Alternatives to OCI: Federal Government Legal Panel on Tuesday, September 12.

Scholarships  »

  • New scholarship awards.
Academics & Student Programs
  • Fall ASP workshop schedule.

Law Offices/Clinic  »

  • Judicial Externships: Spring 2007 semester.
  • Externship opportunity: U.S. Attorney's Office.
  • For a description of all clinical programs, please visit the Law Offices home page at:

International Law and Policy -- Assistant Dean Lydia Lazar  »

  • ILSA fall conference.
  • International Law Weekend.
  • Council on Foreign Relations academic conference-call series.
  • Donate your used legal textbooks.
  • ABA International Internships.
  • National Conference of Commissioners on Uniform State Laws Writing Contest.†
  • Federal Bar Association, Taxation Section Writing Competition.
  • Pacific Legal Foundation, Program for Legal Awareness Writing Competition.
Computing & Information Services

Center for Law and Computers  »

  • New print accounting system on KENTNET.
  • Free e-mail available to Chicago-Kent alumni at
  • How to transfer your existing Chicago-Kent e-mail to your new alumni account.
  • 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 sdat4846.
  • 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: FedStats.

LexisNexis  »

  • Get student-prepared outlines for your classes.
  • Submit your own outline to the LexisNexis Outline Bank.
  • Tip of the week.
  • LexisNexis representative contact information.

From Professor Bartram S. Brown  »

  • Research assistants needed.

From Professor Ted Field  »

  • Research assistant needed.

Faculty Newsletters

Institutes & Centers

Center for Access to Justice and Technology  »

  • CAJT open house on Thursday, September 14, at noon in room 370.
  • A2J Student Editorial Board currently taking applications for admittance.
  • Public Interest Certificate Program letters of intent available.
  • Part-time employment available at the Self-Help Web Center.
  • Self-Help Web Center at the Daley Center seeks volunteers.

Institute for Law and the Humanities  »

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

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.
  • Student employment.
  • Discounted public parking rates.
  • Downtown Campus safety tips.
  • Shuttle bus schedule.
  • DTC Bursarís Office hours.
  • Administration and Finance office hours.
  • Online room reservation form.

Admissions  »

  • Join the Chicago-Kent Advocates.
  • Admissions office hours.

Continuing Legal and Professional Education  »

  • Attention: All students interested in federal sector labor law.
  • Upcoming CLE programs in 2006.

Public Affairs  »

  • Public Affairs offers assistance in posting student organization Record announcements for the beginning of the fall term.
  • 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.

NOTE: Each student organization will be responsible for posting its own announcements beginning with the October 9 issue of the Record. Information about training sessions has been sent to student organization presidents. Through the October 2 Record issue, announcements from those student organizations not posting their own Record pages will be collected together on one page. (Follow the links below to organization announcements).

  • SBA 1L representative elections.
  • Race for the Cure.

American Constitution Society   »

  • The ACS will hold its initial meeting September 12 at 3 p.m. in room C50.
  • Panel discussion about "The War on Terror, the Press and the Constitution" on September 29 at 2 p.m. in the Judge Abraham Lincoln Marovitz Courtroom.
  • Come to our general body meeting! September 13 for day students and September 14 for evening students.

Chicago-Kent Lambdas   »

  • The Lambdas' kick-off meetings will be held on Tuesday, September 12, at noon in room 355 for day students and at 5 p.m. in room 370 for evening students.
  • First meeting of the year: Tuesday, September 12, at 12:45 in room 545.

Kent Justice Foundation  »
  • Come to KJF's public interest opportunities meeting on September 13.
Labor and Employment Law Society  »

  • Welcome 1Ls and welcome back to returning members.
  • Membership meeting: Monday, September 11, at 5:15 p.m. in room C50.
  • LELS officer position still open.

Military Law Society   »

  • Initial fall meeting: Come hear about summer intern opportunities with the Army, Navy and Air Force on Tuesday, September 12, at noon in room 155.

Phi Alpha Delta   »

  • Reception for 1Ls: Tuesday, September 12, at noon in room 570 for day students and at 5 p.m. in room 590 for evening students.
  • Chicago Alumni Chapter meeting: September 13 at noon in room C25.

The Society of Women in Law   »

  • Society for Women in Law meeting for day division: Tuesday, September 12, between 12:30 and 1:30 p.m. in room C40.
  • Society for Women in Law meeting for evening division: Wednesday, September 13, between 5:00 and 6:00 p.m. in room C40.


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