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Headlines for the Weeks of May 19 & 26, 2008

Office of the Dean

Dean Harold J. Krent  »

  • Enjoy the summer!

Student Services

Assistant Dean Steve Sowle  »

  • Notices to graduating seniors:
    • E-mail and network accounts.
    • Clearing out lockers.
  • Summer 2008 term information:
    • Classroom assignments.
    • Initial reading assignments.
  • Fall 2008 initial reading assignments and course materials.
  • Joke of the week.
  • Poem of the week.

Registrar  »

  • Congratulations, graduates!
  • Office hours and contact information.
  • Summer pass/fail election deadline.

Student Services

  • Orientation leaders for fall 2008.
  • Orientation coordinator needed.
  • Women's Bar Public Service Award.
  • U-Pass activation period.
  • Counseling services.

Financial Aid  »

  • Federal loan exit counseling for spring graduates.
  • Deadlines to receive financial aid approaching.

Career Services  »

  • June 1: Deadline to register for Minnesota Minority Recruitment Conference.
  • New public interest loan repayment opportunities for alumni.
  • U.S. Department of Justice Attorney General's Honors Program and Summer Law Intern Program.
  • The Council on Legal Education Opportunity's (CLEO) Diversity Career Fair: Register and bid for interviews now.
  • May 20: Deadline for Northwest Minority Job Fair in Seattle.

Student Announcements from Alumni Relations  »

  • Important announcements for the Class of 2008:
    • RSVP for the post-bar party!
    • Alumni Online Community and e-mail forwarding.
    • Commencement video and photos online.
  • 2008 Class Gift:
    • It's not too late to participate!
    • Thank you to our donors.
  • Chicago-Kent is now LinkedIn!

Scholarships  »

  • New scholarship opportunities from the Alabama Law Foundation and the Walker Scholarship Foundation. Apply now!
Academics & Student Programs

Law Offices/Clinic/Externships  »

  • Awards for Law Offices clinical professors.
  • Fall 2008 semester: Litigation technology externship.
  • Fall 2008 externship: Internal Revenue Service, Office of Chief Counsel.
  • Fall 2008 semester: Illinois Attorney General's Office.
  • Fall 2008 semester: Cook County State's Attorney's Office, Workers' Compensation Division.
  • Fall 2008 semester: City of Chicago Department of Consumer Services.
  • Fall 2008 semester: Illinois Educational Labor Relations Board.
  • Fall 2008 semester: Resurrection Health Care.
  • Fall 2008 semester: U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission, Division of Enforcement.
  • Fall 2008 judicial externship: Immigration Court.
  • Law Offices attorneys help free innocent man.
  • Law Offices professor admitted to practice before U.S. Supreme Court.
  • For a description of all clinical programs, please visit the Law Offices home page at: www.kentlaw.edu/academics/clinic.
  • Congratulations, Class of 2008!
  • E-mail information for graduates.
  • Reminder: OPT deadlines!
  • "International" clerkship opportunity for J.D. students.
  • No new entries this week.
Computing & Information Services

Center for Law and Computers  »

  • Print account balances will be reset on May 19.
  • E-mail forwarding for Chicago-Kent alumni through the Office of Alumni Relations.
  • Printing and e-mail/network accounts for May 2008 and December 2007 graduates.
  • Chicago-Kent wireless network reference.
  • Duplex printing is available in labs 900, 700 and 760.
  • CLC Help Desk ticket tracking system.
  • Print accounting system on KENTNET.
  • CLC Policy: 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 sdat5298.
  • 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  »

  • Take the library Web site survey!
  • Summer library hours.
  • A reminder about security in the library!
  • Featured resource: Supreme Court of the United States.
  • Westlaw summer 2008 password extension policy.
  • General library policies.

Center for Computer-Assisted Legal Instruction (CALI)  »

  • Free CALI lessons available to law students.
Faculty
Institutes & Centers

Center for Access to Justice and Technology  »

  • A2J Author featured in Law Day 2008 edition of the Chicago Daily Law Bulletin.
  • Looking for legal experience this summer? Volunteer at the Self-Help Web Center.
  • Submit letter of intent for the Certificate in Public Interest Law.

Institute for Law and the Humanities  »

  • Institute for Law and the Humanities paper prize.
Administrative Offices/General

Administration and Finance  »

  • Weekly activities schedule.
  • Building and library summer hours for May 19 to June 10.
  • Summer 2008 student employment hiring procedures.
  • Discount parking: DTC faculty, staff and students for spring/summer 2008.
  • Downtown Campus safety tips.
  • Shuttle bus schedule.
  • DTC Bursar's Office hours.
  • Administration and Finance office hours.
  • Online room reservation form.

Admissions  »

  • Summer assistant needed for Office of Admissions.
  • Admissions office hours.

Continuing Legal and Professional Education  »

  • May 30: Identifying Professional Responsibility Issues in Business Transactions: How to Be Responsible Without Killing Your Deals!
  • Upcoming programs in CLE.

Public Affairs  »

  • Summer 2008 publication schedule.
  • Record templates available for students and administrators.

Special Notices  »

  • Upcoming professional development programs for Downtown Campus faculty and staff:
    • May 21: Parenting.
    • May 30: Eldercare.
  • Human Resources hours at the Downtown Campus.
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