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Headlines for the Week of October 14, 2013

Student Bar Association

October 16: SBA's "5 Under 5" Alumni Networking Event

Come join the SBA for its biannual "5 Under 5" Alumni Networking Event on Wednesday, October 16, from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. in the Chicago-Kent lobby! Come meet, greet and network with five recent Chicago-Kent alums who have graduated in the last five years and are now practicing law in a variety of different fields. This event is a great way network with alums without any pressure. All of the featured attendees remember exactly what it's like to be in your shoes. The event even boasts a history of getting students jobs from their new connections! The SBA will be holding one "5 Under 5" each semester, so you definitely don't want to miss out! Free food and two hours of open bar will be provided. Make sure to check out the fliers around school for more information about the event and for profiles on the featured alums.

Feel free to contact SBA Careers Committee chair Megan Morton ( with questions.


Art & Cultural Property Law Society

October 17: Fall Art Gallery Crawl

Come meet students, faculty and alumni in the West Loop as we tour some of Chicago's most exciting contemporary art galleries! The Gallery Crawl is a unique way to learn about emerging art with a first-hand introduction to the work from the gallery staff.

Following the tour, everyone is invited to the Haymarket Pub and Brewery for drinks and food sponsored by the Art & Cultural Property Law Society. The event is free, open to anyone, and does not require pre-registration.

  • When: Thursday, October 17, at 5:30 p.m.
  • Where: 835 W. Washington Blvd. (meet outside the building)

If you can't make it at 5:30 but wish to join later, please text (224) 795-1730 and you will receive a message about where to meet us.


Chicago-Kent Lambdas

Chicago-Kent Lambdas host LGBTQ Inter-Law School Social

Friday, October 18, from 7 to 10 p.m. at Downtown Bar & Lounge (440 N. State St.)

Students from all other Chicagoland law schools will be there. Will you? Come out and support Lambdas and represent our school. You'll have the opportunity to meet other students, attorneys and legal professionals outside of Chicago-Kent.

Drink Specials: $3 draft beers and $5 well cocktails

Chicago-Kent Lambdas 2nd annual Chili Cook-Off Benefit

Thursday, October 24, from 6:30 to 10 p.m. in the second-floor Spak

The Chicago-Kent Lambdas are proud to host our second annual Chili Cook-Off Benefit. Please join us as we enjoy some hot chili and cold beer. With your donation, you'll be able to sample the variety of chili presented by the Chicago-Kent community. All proceeds will be donated to our choice nonprofit organization. Later that evening, each pot of chili will be judged by a panel of professors, alumni and a representative from our beneficiary nonprofit organization.

Attention all Chili Cook-Off competitors: If you are interested in competing this year, please email us at and we'll be sure to get you a copy of the rules and application entry form.


Child and Family Law Society

October 29: Child and Family Law Society presents Child Law Panel

The Child and Family Law Society will be hosting a law panel with some child law attorneys. The event will be on October 29 at noon in room 580. Feel free to come and hear about all the different careers you can have in the field of child law. This will also be a great networking event where you will be able to meet and speak with these attorneys after the panel. Food will be provided. Hope to see you all there!


Irish American Law Student Association

IALSA bake sale

October 15, 2013
9 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the front lobby

Come enjoy great treats, such as bagels, cookies and brownies!


South Asian Law Student Association

October 17: Samosa sale in the front lobby!

Swing by SALSA's table from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Thursday, October 17, in the front lobby and enjoy delicious traditional veggie samosas with yogurt sauce!



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