Chicago-Kent home page Student portal Faculty portal Staff portal About The Record Current Record headlines Publication deadlines The Record archives

Headlines for the Week of August 9, 2010

Office of the Dean

Dean Harold J. Krent  »

  • Welcome back!

Student Services

Assistant Dean Steve Sowle  »

  • Fall 2010 initial reading assignments and course materials.
  • Illinois sales tax holiday for certain school-related purchases: August 6 to 15.
  • Joke of the week.

Registrar  »

  • U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs' Yellow Ribbon Program.
  • Office hours.

Student Services

  • Student organization transitioning handbook.
  • Orientation leaders wanted.
  • Counseling services.

Financial Aid  »

  • Don't forget to accept your awards.
  • Fall 2010 disbursement schedule.
  • Required document issues.
  • 2010-11 scholarship status.
  • Still haven't received your 2010-11 Financial Aid Award?
  • 2010-11 Financial Aid instructions.
  • Perkins Loan Master Promissory Note.

Career Services  »

  • Latham & Watkins Diversity Scholars Program.
  • August 9: CSO closed for fall recruiting processing.
  • August 13: OCI interview schedules go live.
  • August 23: CSO Open House -- snacks and prizes!
  • Proctor & Gamble Virtual Online Diversity Career Fair
  • Cook County State's Attorney's Office Minority Law Students Reception.
  • Perkins Coie: "B4 OCI" panel discussion.
  • U.S. Department of Justice Attorney General's Honors Program application opens July 26.
  • Mock interviews for fall recruiting.
  • American Constitution Society invites law students to summer events around the country.
  • Sidley Austin Diversity & Inclusion Scholarship.
  • Fall recruiting: Important dates.
  • August 11 to 13: WealthCounsel Estate Planning Symposium.
  • The Lawyers' Committee for Civil Rights of the San Francisco Bay Area: Opportunities for volunteer attorneys and deferred associates.
  • 2010-11 Government Honors & Internship Handbook.

Student Announcements from Alumni Relations  »

  • Class of 2010:
    • E-mail and network accounts expire August 9.
  • Student organization services:
    • Student organization leaders: Want to connect with alumni?

Scholarships  »

  • Apply now for the 2010 Jeremy Protas LGBT Patent Law Scholarship.
  • Apply now for the Darleen J. and Robert L. Walker Scholarship Fund.
  • Apply now for the Polish Women's Civic Club Inc. Scholarship.
Academics & Student Programs

Law Offices/Clinic/Externships  »

  • Law Offices fall 2010 semester orientation information.
  • Summer/Fall 2010 Semester Legal Externship Program:
    • For additional summer/fall externship opportunities, consult Symplicity or see Professor Gross.
  • Fall 2010 Semester Legal Externship Program:
    • Externships with City of Chicago Department of Business Affairs and Consumer Protection.
    • Externship with Meckler Bulger Tilson Marick & Pearson LLP.
    • Cook County Domestic Relations Court (4 credit hours).
    • Mitsui Rail Capital LLC (for credit only).
  • For a description of all clinical programs, please visit the Law Offices home page at: www.kentlaw.edu/academics/clinic.
  • Graduate e-mail accounts have been extended until August 9.
  • Congratulations, 2010 LL.M. graduates!
  • Sixth administrative memo for LL.M. and exchange students.
  • Using a credit card to make tuition payments: New rules went into effect in November 2009.
  • Student Tamara Starks awarded first Sandra P. Zemm Labor Law Prize.
  • Student Emil P. Totonchi awarded Peggy Browning Fellowship.
  • The ABA Section on Dispute Resolution Annual Law Student Writing Competition.
  • The College of Workers' Compensation Lawyers 2010 Law Student Writing Competition.
  • No new entries this week.
Computing & Information Services

Center for Law and Computers  »

  • Graduate e-mail accounts have been extended until August 9.
  • "C-K Dialup" service has been discontinued.
  • New myIIT password reset tool.
  • IIT Print Channel on myIIT is for Main Campus printing only and not for use at the Downtown Campus.
  • Revised Web hosting policies.
  • Reminder: Apple Computer support and services documents.
  • CLC monthly network maintenance schedule.
  • Latest McAfee DAT file is sdat6065.

Library  »

  • Summer library hours.
  • Become a fan of the library: Find us on Facebook!
  • Secure your personal property in the library!
  • General library policies.

Center for Computer-Assisted Legal Instruction (CALI)  »

  • Free CALI lessons available to law students.
Faculty
From Professor Bernadette Atuahene  »
  • Looking for a Federal Work Study-eligible student to help pilot a social justice curriculum focused around documentary films.

Faculty Newsletter

Institutes & Centers

Center for Access to Justice and Technology  »

  • Volunteer this summer at the Self-Help Web Center.

Institute for Law and the Workplace  »

  • Student Tamara Starks awarded first Sandra P. Zemm Labor Law Prize.
Administrative Offices/General

Administration and Finance  »

  • Weekly activities schedule.
  • Fall building and library hours, beginning Monday, August 16.
  • Summer intersession building and library hours, Tuesday, July 27, through Friday, August 13.
  • 2010 summer Chicago-Kent student hiring procedures.
  • Reminder: A new payroll authorization must be completed each term for international student workers.
  • 2010 summer semester discounted parking rates for DTC faculty, staff and students.
  • Downtown Campus safety tips.
  • Shuttle bus schedule.
  • DTC Bursar's 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 conferences.

Public Affairs  »

  • The Record returns to weekly publication schedule beginning with the August 16 issue.
  • Record templates available for students and staff.

Special Notices  »

  • Human Resources hours at the Downtown Campus.
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.

Environmental Law Moot Court Team  »

  • Invitation to join the team for the Pace National Environmental Law Moot Court Competition.

indicates a new or updated headline in this issue.**

LINKS TO RECORD SECTIONS

.: Office of the Dean

.: Student Services

.: Academics & Student Programs

.: Computing & Info Services

.: Faculty

.: Institutes & Centers

.: Administrative Offices/General

.: Student Organizations

CALENDARS

.: Main Chicago-Kent event
   calendar

.: Academic calendar

.: CLE calendar

.: Alumni event calendar

.: Admissions calendar

CHICAGO-KENT HOME

.: Student portal

.: Faculty portal

.: Staff portal

ABOUT THE RECORD

.: Publication schedule

.: Publication deadlines

.: The Record Archives

.: Contact The Record

Chicago-Kent home page Student portal Faculty portal Staff portal About The Record Current Record headlines Publication deadlines The Record archives