CHICAGO BAR ASSOCIATION
To all 1Ls, welcome to Chicago-Kent!
The Chicago Bar Association is a professional organization dedicated to excellence in the legal field. With over 22,000 members, the CBA is one of the largest and most active bar associations in the country!
Membership in the CBA offers law students the opportunity to learn about the actual practice of law through committee participation, seminars and publications. In addition, important networking opportunities are available for those who participate in CBA activities.
For information on how to become a law student member of the CBA, stop by the CBA table during the 1L Organization Fair on Tuesday, August 18, or check out the CBA website at http://www.chicagobar.org/. Your new Chicago-Kent representative for the 1998-99 year is 2L Donna Rotunno (DROTUNNO). As the school's CBA representative, Donna is a member of the SBA Board of Governors. Donna will also attend monthly meetings for the CBA Young Lawyer's Section Law Student Committee and report back to you about YLS activities and functions for law students. In addition, 4L Charis Runnels (CRUNNELS) has been re-appointed Chair of the YLS Law Student Committee for the 1998-99 bar year. Either Donna or Charis can answer any questions you may have about the CBA. Watch the Record for further details!
LABOR EMPLOYMENT LAW SOCIETY (LELS)
1L, 2L, 3L, and 4L students, please e-mail DKAPERNE to join the Labor and Employment Law Society. We are eager to get some new members to share the uncoming year's events with. We have some great events in store. What topics does labor/employment law cover? Sexual harassment, discrimination, unlawful discharge, workers' compensation, union disputes, public and private employee labor relations, and much more. We look forward to receiving your e-mail and adding you to our e-mail list.
WOMEN IN LAW
Welcome all 1Ls to your first exciting year at Chicago-Kent!
Women in Law (WIL) invites you to stop by our table during the Organization Fair on Tuesday, August 18, to find out more information about our organization and the many activities in which we participate.
Women in Law is a student organization comprised of women AND men who strive to meet the following organizational goals:
If you'd like to find out how you can help us work towards these goals, join us for our first organization meeting during the first 2 weeks of September -- watch next week's Record for details!
1998-99 EXECUTIVE BOARD: