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Headlines for the Weeks of June 30 & July 7, 2008

Office of the Dean

Dean Harold J. Krent  »

  • Enjoy the summer!

Student Services

Assistant Dean Steve Sowle  »

  • Summer 2008 exams:
    • Exam schedule.
    • Exam reschedule requests.
    • Exam method registration.
  • Class ranks for spring 2008.
  • New Chicago-Kent Law Review members.
  • Notices to graduating seniors:
    • E-mail and network accounts.
    • Clearing out lockers.
  • Joke of the week.
  • Poem of the week.

Registrar  »

  • Summer office hours.

Student Services †Ľ

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

Financial Aid  »

  • 2008-09 financial aid deadlines.
  • Summer office hours.
  • Chicago-Kent scholarship status for continuing students.

Career Services  »

  • On-Campus Interview Program update.
  • Indianapolis Bar Association Diversity Job Fair.
  • Virginia Bar Association second annual Diversity Job Fair.

Student Announcements from Alumni Relations  »

  • Important announcements for the Class of 2008:
    • RSVP for the post-bar party! Please note address update.
    • Alumni Online Community and e-mail forwarding.
    • Commencement video and photos online.
    • Order commencement photos.
  • 2008 Class Gift:
    • Thank you, Class of 2008!
    • It's not too late to participate in the class gift.
  • Chicago-Kent is now LinkedIn!

Scholarships  »

  • Apply now for the Jack Carey Scholarship from the Cook County Public Defenderís Office.
Academics & Student Programs

Law Offices/Clinic/Externships  »

  • Job opportunity in the Chicago-Kent Law Offices' Low-Income Taxpayer Clinic.
  • Fall 2008 semester externship: U.S. Department of Homeland Security, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services.
  • 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.
  • Awards for Law Offices clinical professors.
  • 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:
  • European Commission launches new guide to studying in Europe.
  • Check out the OILP spring newsletter!
  • E-mail information for graduates.
  • "International" clerkship opportunity for J.D. students.
  • No new entries this week.
Computing & Information Services

Center for Law and Computers  »

  • SofTest registration and download site for summer 2008 final exams opened
    July 7. (added 7/7/08)
  • CLC Help Desk: Summer hours.
  • 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.
  • CLC monthly network maintenance schedule.
  • Latest McAfee DAT file is sdat5327.
  • CLC contact information and office hours.
  • Office of Technology Services at the main campus--Dell computer purchases:
  • CLC Web site:

Library  »

  • Summer library hours.
  • A reminder about security in the library!
  • Featured resource: ProQuest Dissertations & Theses Database.
  • Westlaw summer 2008 password extension policy.
  • General library policies.

Center for Computer-Assisted Legal Instruction (CALI)  »

  • Free CALI lessons available to law students.
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, effective May 19 through July 28.
  • 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  »

  • Admissions office hours.

Continuing Legal and Professional Education  »

  • September 18: Federal Sector Labor Relations & Labor Law Conference.
  • Upcoming programs in CLE.

Public Affairs  »

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

Special Notices  »

  • Human Resources hours at the Downtown Campus.
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