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Headlines for the Week of October 30, 2006

Office of the Dean

Dean Harold J. Krent  »

  • Bar results.
  • The new IIT diversity policy.
  • National Criminal Procedure Moot Court Competition.
Student Services

Assistant Dean Steve Sowle  »

  • Reminder about IIT's political activity policy.
  • ASP workshops on preparing for and taking exams: November 7 & 8.
  • Fall 2006 final exams:
    • Exam schedule.
    • Exam reschedule requests: Deadline November 10.
    • Exams on computer sign-up.
    • Availability of professors' old exams.
  • CALI award certificates for 2005-06.
  • Illinois bar exam: Q&A with bar examiners for 3L & 4L students on November 7.
  • Joke of the week.
  • Poem of the week.

Registrar  »

  • Office hours.
  • Changing division requests.
  • Fall 2006 final exam conflicts/reschedule requests: Deadline November 10 by 5 p.m.
  • Revoking pass-fail: Deadline December 1.

Financial Aid  »

  • Stuart School of Business winter disbursement.
  • Renewal FAFSA reminder.

Student Services  »

  • Spring TA applications available.
  • Illinois bar exam: Q&A with bar examiners for 3L & 4L students on November 7.
  • Flu shots available on November 7.

Career Services  »

  • Out-of-state job search program.
  • Evening law students: How to get legal experience program.
  • Lesbian and Gay Bar Association of Chicago (LAGBAC) summer fellowship grants.

Student Announcements from Alumni Relations  »

  • Class of 2007 Commencement: Sunday, May 20.

Scholarships  »

  • No new awards.


Academics & Student Programs
  • Preparing for and taking exams.
  • Spring TA applications available.
  • Student resource library.

Law Offices/Clinic  »

  • Law Offices spring 2007 application information.
  • Spring 2007 Legal Externships:
    • Litigation Technology.
    • Intellectual Property.
    • Domestic Relations Court.
    • Illinois Attorney General's Office.
    • In-House Corporate Externship.
    • Cook County Treasurer's Office.
  • Summer 2007 Legal Externship:
    • U.S. Attorney's Office.
  • Public Interest - Paid Positions.
  • For a description of all clinical programs, please visit the Law Offices home page at:

Intellectual Property Law »

  • Application deadline for Chicago IP Colloquium Fellowships is November 6.

International Law and Policy -- Assistant Dean Lydia Lazar  »

  • Metz program for spring 2007 - spaces still available.
  • International Law Weekend.
  • Council on Foreign Relations academic conference-call series.
  • Donate your used legal textbooks.
  • ABA International Internships.
  • ASCAP Nathan Burkan Memorial Competition.
  • Family Law Writing Competition.
  • Securities Law Writing Competition.
  • American College of Trusts & Estate Counsel Student 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 sdat4882.
  • 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: GPO Access.

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 Carolyn Shapiro »

  • Research assistants needed.

From Professors Graeme Dinwoodie & Timothy Holbrook »

  • Application deadline for Chicago IP Colloquium Fellowships is November 6.

From Professor Ronald Staudt »

  • Research assistant needed for the Center for Access to Justice and Technology.

Faculty Newsletters

Institutes & Centers

Center for Access to Justice and Technology  »

  • Memo II and A2J interviews due Monday, October 30.
  • A2J interview revisions assigned Tuesday, October 31.
  • 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  »

  • November 2: Conviser Bash at Sluggers.
  • November 1: "Privacy and the Constitution," presented by a Chicago-Kent faculty panel.
  • Come to our bowling night on November 3.
  • Take our online survey and voice your choice about future printing options.
  • October 31: ELS Halloween bake sale in Spak.
  • November 4: Citizen workshop, 8:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.
  • November 4: 2nd annual HLAI JD Mentors Program "Law School Crawl."
  • November 7: Summer job panel at noon.
  • November 10: PRBA Scholarship banquet at 6 p.m.
  • November 15: ILH immigration panel and reception at 3 p.m.
  • November 17: Minority alumni networking event, 5 - 8 p.m. in the 10th floor event room.
  • November 1: 3rd annual Federal Circuit Roundtable Discussion.
  • GRAMMY Foundation Entertainment Law Initiative Writing Competition.
  • 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.
  • Interested in starting a public interest law journal? Come to the PILJ meeting on November 3 at noon.

Military Law Society  »

  • November 3: Roundtable discussion with Lt. Brooks of the U.S. Navy JAG Corps in room 583, noon to 1 p.m.

Public Interest Resource Center  »

  • Read our latest issue of Public Interest Matters.


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