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Headlines for the Week of September 25, 2017

American Constitution Society, American Civil Liberties Union, the Federalist Society and Chicago-Kent Law Review

September 25: Supreme Court Preview: Building a Better Fourth Amendment.

Come learn about Carpenter v. US from Professors Bailey, Gentithes, Schmidt and Shapiro. Reception to follow.

Date: Monday, September 25
Time: 4 to 6 p.m.
Location: Morris Hall

See the flier for this event.

Chicago-Kent Law Review

October 17: The Supreme Court and American Politics Symposium

The Institute on the Supreme Court of the United States (ISCOTUS) and the Chicago-Kent Law Review invite you to attend the 2017 Chicago-Kent Live Symposium on "The Supreme Court and American Politics." In this symposium, Professors Carolyn Shapiro and Christopher W. Schmidt of the Chicago-Kent College of Law will host several constitutional law scholars from across the country to examine the intersection of the Supreme Court and presidential, congressional, and electoral politics.

This symposium is free to attend. Lunch is provided for attendees with advance registration. Recordings of the panels will also be hosted after the event for those unable to attend.

Date: Tuesday, October 17
Time: 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Location: Symposium in Marovitz, Lunch in Morris Hall

See the flier for this event.

Environmental Law Society

September 29: Voluteer with the Nature Conservancy

We will be partnering with the Nature Conservancy to plant native woodland plants in honor of National Public Lands Day. Hours will go toward the Chicago-Kent Certificate of Service. We will be meeting at the North Shore Bike Channel Trail and West Argyle St. Hope to see you there!

Date: Saturday, September 29
Time: 10 a.m. to noon.

Immigration Law Society

October 11: Speaker panel: "Immigration In the Era of Trump 2.0: DACA"

Why did the Trump administration end DACA and what comes next? A panel of immigration lawyers and policy experts will discuss the DACA phase-out and the current goings-on surrounding immigration reform. The panel will be followed by a Q&A.  Brought to you by ILS, HLLSA, the SBA Diversity Committee, the Office of Diversity and Inclusion, ACLU, ACS and LELS.

Date: Wednesday, October 11
Time: 3 p.m.
Location: Room 520

October 18: Immigration Law Society Career Panel

Are you interested in immigration law? Come learn more about the exciting world of immigration law at the Immigration Law Society's career panel! 

You'll hear from a panel of all-star immigration attorneys, including two Chicago-Kent alums specializing in employment- and family-based immigration and a zealous immigration attorney who advocates for victims of domestic violence at Chicago's largest legal aid organization. 

This is a great opportunity to expand your horizons and learn about careers in immigration law from the very best in the business! And did I mention we'll have pizza?

Date: Monday, October 18
Time: 3 p.m.
Location: Room 370

The Law Firm Management Society

September 25: Speaker panel: "Skills to Succeed in the Legal Profession"

Have you wondered about the practical skills that will help you succeed in the legal profession? Do you want to know the future of this profession? Come learn from leaders in this industry discussing something not usually taught in a regular law school class. Food provided!

Date: Monday, September 25
Time: 1 to 2 p.m.
Location: Room 370

See the flier for this event.



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