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Headlines for the Week of February 5, 2007

Office of the Dean

Dean Harold J. Krent  »

Student Services

Assistant Dean Steve Sowle  »

  • February 14: Informational session on certificate programs.
  • ASP small group sessions.
  • U-Pass distribution.
  • Joke of the week.
  • Poem of the week.

Registrar  »

  • Office hours.
  • 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  »

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

Career Services  »

  • February 13: Interview tips program.
  • Twin Cities Diversity in Practice event.
  • Career Month at the CBA.
  • Law student speed networking event at the CBA.
  • Law student interview workshop at the CBA.
  • Meet the Firms Night at the CBA.
  • Patent law interviewing program.

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  »

  • New! Alumni Board of Directors Scholarship.


Academics & Student Programs
  • ASP small group petitions.

Law Offices/Clinic/Externships  »

  • Appleseed seeking law student for Mundheim Fellowship.
  • LADR Certificate information meeting.
  • Legal Externship Program information.
  • Summer 2007 externship: Illinois Attorney General's Office.
  • 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:
    • ABA Administrative Law & Regulatory Practice Section Essay Competition.
    • Notre Dame Law School Legal Ethics 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 sdat4954.
  • 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: Illinois Administrative Code.

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.

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 6: "Take a Break" series.
  • February 8: Budget appeals from 3 to 5 p.m. in room C90.
  • 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.

The Commentator  »

  • First issue deadline: February 5.

Evening Law Student Society  »

  • We need class representatives and your input.
  • Check out our new Web page.

Intellectual Property Law Society  »

  • February 6: Intellectual property alumni/student panel discussion from noon to 1:15 p.m.
  • February 7: IP Day in Chicago from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Loyola University Chicago School of Law.
  • February 13: Copyright roundtable event - "Copyright in the Digital Age" from noon to 1 p.m.

Kent Justice Foundation  »

  • February 7: Auction committee meeting at noon, room TBA.
  • Interested in helping with the auction?

National Security and Law Society  »

  • February 7: "Career Paths in National Security Law" with Richard Friedman from noon to 1 p.m. in room 580.

Phi Alpha Delta  »

  • February 7: Judge's Night from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. in the 10th floor event room.
  • February 8: Valentine's Day "Stoplight Party" at Tonic Room.

South Asian Law Student Association  »

  • February 6: General chapter meeting from noon to 1 p.m. in room C25.



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