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Headlines for the Week of December 18, 2006

Office of the Dean

Dean Harold J. Krent  »

Student Services

Assistant Dean Steve Sowle  »

  • Happy holidays!
  • Spring 2007 initial reading assignments and course materials.
  • Spring 2007 registration.
  • Fall 2006 final exams:
    • Exam emergencies.
    • Consulting laptops during exams.
    • Cell phones during exams.
    • Access to computer labs during exams.
  • Misuse of library materials.
  • Joke of the week.
  • Poem of the week.

Registrar  »

  • Fall 2006 final exams.
  • Office hours.

Financial Aid  »

  • Graduate PLUS Loan repayment answers.

Student Services  »

  • Good luck with finals!
  • Spring U-Pass distribution.
  • Fall U-Pass activation period.
  • Spring health insurance information.
  • Rescheduled Illinois Bar Examiner visit for 3L/4L students.

Career Services  »

  • Congrats December graduates!
  • Making the most of your job search over winter break.
  • The 13th annual Rebellious Lawyering Conference.
  • BP Summer Legal Intern Program.
  • Charlotte, North Carolina, 1L Legal Diversity Clerkship Program.
  • Immigration court legal internship positions in Miami/Puerto Rico.
  • Perkins Coie Diversity Fellowship, Summer 2007.

Student Announcements from Alumni Relations  »

  • Class of 2007 Commencement: Sunday, May 20.
  • Join the 2007 graduating class gift committee.

Scholarships  »

  • New scholarship awards.

IIT Center for Law and Business Bookstore  »

  • New arrival: Black's Digital Law Dictionary.
  • Textbook buyback period for the fall 2006 semester: December 11 - 21.
Academics & Student Programs
  • ASP exam program handouts available.
  • Student resource library.

Law Offices/Clinic/Externships  »

  • 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  »

  • Study abroad opportunities for JD students.
  • Donate your used legal textbooks.
  • ABA International Internships.
  • No new entries this week.
Computing & Information Services

Center for Law and Computers  »

  • Windows Vista and Office 2007 information.
  • Registration and downloads for SofTest began Monday, November 27.
  • 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 sdat4919.
  • CLC contact information and office hours.
  • Office of Technology Services at the main campus: Dell computer purchases.
  • equipment/purchase.php

Library  »

  • Final exam library hours.
  • Intersession and holiday library hours.
  • General library policies.
  • Restricted access to the library: Bring your ID!
  • Featured resource: America's Newspapers.

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  »

  • Public interest certificate program letters of intent available.
  • Self-Help Web Center at the Daley Center seeks volunteers.

Graduate Program in Public Administration  »

  • Assistant needed: Master of Public Administration China Program.

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 Competition deadline: January 16, 2007.

Institute on Biotechnology and the Human Future  »

  • Research assistants wanted.
Administrative Offices/General

Administration and Finance  »

  • Weekly activities schedule.
  • Final exam building and library hours: December 8 - 21.
  • Building and library holiday hours: December 22, 2006 - January 21, 2007.
  • 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 2007.

Public Affairs  »

  • New Chicago-Kent online calendar launched December 5.
  • Record templates available for students and administrators.

Special Notices  »

  • Human Resources schedule online.
Student Organizations

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The Commentator  »

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