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Headlines for the Week of November 6, 2006

Office of the Dean

Dean Harold J. Krent  »

Student Services

Assistant Dean Steve Sowle  »

  • Fall 2006 final exams:
    • Exam schedule.
    • Exam reschedule requests: Deadline November 10.
    • Exams on computer sign-up.
    • Availability of professors' old exams.
  • Spring 2007 preliminary schedule.
  • ASP workshops on preparing for and taking exams: November 7 & 8.
  • Illinois bar exam: Q&A with bar examiners for 3L & 4L students on November 7.
  • Teaching evaluations.
  • Intensive Trial Advocacy: Seats still available in January 2007 session.
  • CALI award certificates for 2005-06.
  • Joke of the week.
  • Poem of the week.

Registrar  »

  • Office hours.
  • Exams on computer sign-up.
  • 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  »

  • Preparing for and taking exams.
  • Student discount program for Lyric Opera.
  • 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  »

  • 1L office tours.
  • Final 1L resume and cover letter workshop.
  • Out-of-state job search program.

Student Announcements from Alumni Relations  »

  • Class of 2007 Commencement: Sunday, May 20.

Scholarships  »

  • No new awards.

IIT Center for Law and Business Bookstore  »

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

Law Offices/Clinic  »

  • Law Offices spring 2007 applications are out.
  • Spring 2007 Legal Externships:
    • Cook County State's Attorneys Office, Worker's Compensation Division.
    • Litigation Technology.
    • Intellectual Property.
    • Domestic Relations Court.
    • 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: www.kentlaw.edu/academics/clinic.

Intellectual Property Law »

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

International Law and Policy -- Assistant Dean Lydia Lazar  »

  • Use your legal skills to fight the genocide in Sudan.
  • Metz program for spring 2007 - spaces still available.
  • Council on Foreign Relations academic conference-call series.
  • Donate your used legal textbooks.
  • ABA International Internships.
  • New entry this week:
    • Health Care and Life Sciences Law Writing Competition.
Computing & Information Services

Center for Law and Computers  »

  • Print accounting system on KENTNET.
  • Free e-mail available to Chicago-Kent alumni at alum.iit.edu.
  • 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 sdat4887.
  • CLC contact information and office hours.
  • Office of Technology Services at the main campus: Dell computer purchases.
  • http://ots.iit.edu/computer equipment/purchase.php

Library  »

  • Library fall hours.
  • Thanksgiving holiday hours.
  • General library policies.
  • Featured resource: UNSTATS.

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

From Professor Bernadette Atuahene »

  • Use your legal skills to fight the genocide in Sudan.

From Professors Graeme Dinwoodie & Timothy Holbrook »

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

From Professor Jeffrey Sherman  »

  • Employee Benefits Law or Law & Literature final examination performance review.

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  »

  • November 10: Interviews distributed for peer review.
  • 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: August 21 - November 21.
  • Thanksgiving building and library hours: November 22 - 25.
  • Regular building and library hours: November 26 - December 7.
  • Final exam building and library hours: December 8 - 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  »

  • ELS survey regarding double-sided printing.
  • November 9: Student Hurricane Network fundraiser at Durkins.
  • November 7: Meeting at 12:45 p.m. in room 545.
  • 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.
  • A huge "thank you" to everyone who helped support KJF's "Wine Down the Week" last Wednesday night!

National Security and Law Society  »

  • November 9: "The Legality of Covert Operations" with Professor Albert Coll, 1 - 2 p.m. in room 155.

Phi Alpha Delta »

  • November 8: International Vice Justice Alan Zelkowitz speaks about networking.
  • November 11: Initiation ceremony in the Judge Abraham Lincoln Marovitz Courtroom at 1:30 p.m.

Society of Women in Law  »

  • November 6: Bake sale in the Spak, 11 a.m. - 4 p.m.
  • November 8: V-Team meeting in room 580 at 3 p.m.

 

 

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