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Headlines for the Week of January 29, 2007

Office of the Dean

Dean Harold J. Krent  »

Student Services

Assistant Dean Steve Sowle  »

  • Adding and dropping classes.
  • ASP small group sessions.
  • U-Pass distribution.
  • January 31: Judge Rebecca Pallmeyer on "Writing for Judges."
  • Legal writing ethics guidelines.
  • Notice to students who are in substance abuse recovery (or who want to be).
  • Counseling services.
  • Reminder about IIT's political activity policy.
  • Joke of the week.
  • Poem of the week.

Registrar  »

  • Office hours.
  • July bar examination application deadline.
  • Graduation application deadline.
  • Pass-fail election deadline.
  • Making up an incomplete grade.

Financial Aid  »

  • Spring 2007 disbursement schedule.
  • Graduate PLUS Loan repayment answers.

Student Services  »

  • Late pick-up for U-Passes.
  • ASP small group petitions.

Career Services  »

  • First annual Career Day: Table talk and resume collection at SIU School of Law.
  • Schiff Hardin: Sublet your apartment.
  • Jenner & Block: Sublet your apartment.
  • New resource: International Career Employment Weekly Online.
  • Midwest Public Interest Law Career Conference (MPILCC).

Student Announcements from Alumni Relations  »

  • Commencement information.
  • Class of 2007 composite photo dates.
  • Class of 2007 Gift Committee needs you!
  • The Office of Alumni Relations is looking for a student worker.

Scholarships  »

  • No new awards.

IIT Center for Law and Business Bookstore  »

  • January bookstore hours.
Academics & Student Programs
  • ASP small group petitions.

Law Offices/Clinic/Externships  »

  • February 7: LADR Certificate information meeting from 3 - 4 p.m.
  • Summer and fall 2007 judicial externship information.
  • Paid public interest positions.
  • For a description of all clinical programs, please visit the Law Offices home page at:

International Law and Policy -- Assistant Dean Lydia Lazar  »

  • All students are invited to join the Chicago Bar Association Chorus.
  • Donate your used legal textbooks.
  • ABA International Internships.
  • New entries this week:
    • Journal of Business & Securities Law - Business Law Writing Competition.
    • IDEA: Intellectual Property Law Review - Student Writing Competition.
    • Houston Journal of International Law - Writing Competition.
    • Sovereignty Symposium - Chief Justice John B. Doolin Writing Competition.
Computing & Information Services

Center for Law and Computers  »

  • Windows Vista and Office 2007 information.
  • 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 sdat4949.
  • CLC contact information and office hours.
  • Office of Technology Services at the main campus: Dell computer purchases.
  • equipment/purchase.php

Library  »

  • Spring library hours.
  • General library policies.
  • New movies in the library Law in Popular Culture collection.
  • Featured resource: Business Source Premier.

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 Bernadette Atuahene »

  • Research assistants needed.

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.

Institute for Law and the Humanities  »

  • Chicago-Kent's Institute for Law and the Humanities paper.

Institute for Law and the Workplace  »

  • February 14: Certificate programs informational reception.

Institute on Biotechnology and the Human Future  »

  • Research assistants wanted.
Administrative Offices/General

Administration and Finance  »

  • Weekly activities schedule.
  • Spring 2007 building and library hours: Effective January 22.
  • 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  »

  • 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  »

  • February 1: SBA social at Sluggers.
  • February 16 and 17: ABA Annual Spring Circuit Meeting.
  • Bar and Gavel nominations due February 8.
  • Participate in Diversity Day on March 29.
  • Law Week schedule.
  • January 31: Student Hurricane Network spring planning meeting.

The Commentator  »

  • First issue deadline: February 5.

Christian Legal Society  »

  • January 30: General meeting at 12:45 p.m. in room 547.

Phi Alpha Delta  »

  • January 30: General chapter meeting at noon to 1 p.m. in room 210.


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