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Headlines for the Week of November 13, 2006

Office of the Dean

Dean Harold J. Krent  »

  • Rovner Moot Court Competition.
  • An Attorneys' Panel on Citizenship and Immigration: History, Law and Policy.
Student Services

Assistant Dean Steve Sowle  » 

  • Academic calendar reminder.
  • Fall 2006 final exams:
    • Exam schedule.
    • Exams on computer sign-up: November 13-26.
    • Exam reschedule requests.
    • Availability of professors' old exams.
  • Spring 2007 preliminary schedule.
  • Illinois bar exam: Q&A with bar examiners (rescheduled).
  • Teaching evaluations.
  • Joke of the week.
  • Poem of the week.

Registrar  »

  • Office hours.
  • Exams on computer sign-up.
  • Changing division requests.
  • Revoking pass-fail: Deadline December 1.

Financial Aid  »

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

Student Services  »

  • Rescheduled Illinois Bar Examiner visit for 3Ls & 4Ls.
  • Spring TA applications due November 13.
  • ASP exam program handouts available.

Career Services  »

  • Careers in national security law.
  • Practice Tracks Program on November 16.

Student Announcements from Alumni Relations  »

  • Class of 2007 Commencement: Sunday, May 20.

Scholarships  »

  • No new awards.

IIT Center for Law and Business Bookstore  »

  • Sale: November 13 - 27. All Champion sweatshirts 25% off.
  • Bookstore student survey.
Academics & Student Programs
  • ASP exam program handouts available.
  • Student resource library.

Law Offices/Clinic/Externships  »

  • Law Offices spring 2007 applications are out.
  • Spring 2007 Legal Externships:
    • Health Care Externship.
    • Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR) - Chicago.
    • Cook County State's Attorneys Office, Workers' Compensation Division.
    • 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.

International Law and Policy -- Assistant Dean Lydia Lazar  »

  • “Democracy and Development in Angola” - November 14.
  • 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:
    • International Trademark Association Writing Competition.
    • National Center for Nonsmokers' Rights Writing Contest.
    • Foundation for Excellence in Tax Scholarship 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 sdat4890.
  • 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.
  • New library movies.
  • Featured resource: Eighteenth Century Collections Online.

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 Carolyn Shapiro »

  • Short-term paid assistance is needed for a local nonprofit fundraising Web page.

From Professor Jeffrey Sherman »

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

Faculty Newsletters

Institutes & Centers

Center for Access to Justice and Technology  »

  • Public interest certificate information session – Thursday, November 16, noon to 1 p.m. in room 570.
  • 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 for Law and the Workplace  »

  • Louis Jackson Writing Competion deadline: January 16, 2007.

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 Bursar’s 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.
  • “Take a Break” series.
  • December issue deadline: Monday, November 13.
  • Pick up a copy of our November 2006 issue!
  • Answer the Commentator holiday poll.
  • Send us professors' Quotable Quotes.
  • Take the ELS survey on double-sided printing. Voting ends November 22.
  • 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.

Intellectual Property Law Society »

  • Guest speaker: Armin Bohmann of Bohmann & Loosen in Germany.
  • Volunteer to help with Spring Auction envelope stuffing on November 16.
  • Please donate study aids for the KJF sale on Tuesday, November 21.

National Security and Law Society  »

  • November 14: Career panel discussion and networking event, room 580 at noon.

Phi Alpha Delta »

  • November 14: Academic assistance program for 1Ls, 12 - 1:30 p.m. in room C20.
  • November 15: Q&A session on picking classes, 3 - 4 p.m. in room C20.

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