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Headlines for the Week of October 23, 2006

Office of the Dean

Dean Harold J. Krent  »

  • Deanís student meet and greet.
Student Services

Assistant Dean Steve Sowle  »

  • Illinois bar exam: Q&A with bar examiners for 3L & 4L students on November 7.
  • Student health insurance cards are now available for pick-up.
  • Joke of the week.
  • Poem of the week.

Registrar  »

  • Office hours.
  • FERPA rights and notification of access to educational records.

Financial Aid  »

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

Student Services  »

  • Requests for test accommodations due by October 27.
  • Illinois bar exam: Q&A with bar examiners for 3L & 4L students on November 7.
  • Flu shots available on November 7.

Career Services  »

  • Career fair at the Office of the Public Defender, Tampa.
  • Midwest Public Interest Law Career Conference.
  • Public Interest Law Initiative (PILI): $4,500.00 public interest internships.
  • Summer 2007 internships/externships at the United States Attorney's Office.
  • 1Ls: Orientation to CSO and resume workshop.

Student Announcements from Alumni Relations  »

  • Class of 2007 Commencement: Sunday, May 20.
  • 3L composite photo schedule: Sign up today!

Scholarships  »

  • No new awards.

IIT Center for Law & Business Bookstore  »

  • Unpurchased books are being returned to publishers starting October 19.
Academics & Student Programs
  • Preparing for and taking exams.
  • Student resource library.

Law Offices/Clinic  »

  • Public Interest - Paid Positions.
  • Spring 2007 Legal Externships:
    • Litigation Technology.
    • Illinois Attorney General's Office.
    • Corporate Externship.
    • Cook County Treasurer's Office.
  • Summer 2007 Legal Externship:
    • 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  »

  • Fulbright Binational Business Program in Mexico.
  • International Law Weekend.
  • Council on Foreign Relations academic conference-call series.
  • Donate your used legal textbooks.
  • ABA International Internships.
  • GRAMMY Foundation Entertainment Law Initiative Writing Competition.
Computing & Information Services

Center for Law and Computers  »

  • 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 sdat4877.
  • CLC contact information and office hours.
  • Office of Technology Services at the main campus: Dell computer purchases.
  • equipment/purchase.php

Library  »

  • Library fall hours.
  • General library policies.
  • Featured resource: Thomas Register.

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.

Faculty Newsletters

Institutes & Centers

Center for Access to Justice and Technology  »

  • Research assistant position available.
  • Public Interest Certificate Program letters of intent available.
  • 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  »

  • Upcoming CLE programs in 2006.

Public Affairs  »

  • 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.

Student Bar Association  »

  • ABA Work-A-Day project benefiting at-risk youth.
  • ABA and SBA Lincoln Park Zoo "Spooky Zoo."
  • November 2: Conviser Bash at Sluggers.
  • October 24: David Robin will host a discussion on "The Machinery of Democracy: Protecting Elections in an Electronic World."
  • November 1: "Privacy and the Constitution," presented by a Chicago-Kent faculty panel.
  • Now seeking committee members.
  • October 24: Meeting featuring Chuck Day of Opportunity International at 12:45 p.m.
  • Pick up a copy of our October issue.
  • Next deadline: Monday, November 13.
  • Send us quotable quotes from professors!
  • October 23 - November 17: IP resume workshop.
  • October 26: "Copyright and the World Intellectual Property Organization: An Update," 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
  • 3rd annual KJF "Wine Down the Week" fundraiser, November 1, 4:30 - 8:30 p.m. in the front lobby. Tickets: $6.00 in advance/$8.00 at the door.

National Security Law Society  »

  • October 24: Vote to ratify the NSLS constitution and bylaws, noon - 1 p.m. in room 545.

Public Interest Resource Center  »

  • Read our latest issue of Public Interest Matters.

South Asian Law Student Association  »

  • October 26: Eid and Diwali holiday celebration. Free food and admission, 10th floor event room from 6:30 - 10:30 p.m.

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