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Headlines for the Week of October 16, 2017

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.

Cyber Security and Data Privacy Society

October 17: General meeting

General meeting. Food will be provided.

Date: Tuesday, October 17
Time: Noon
Location: Room 580

Immigration Law Society

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

October 25: Dilley volunteer trip information session

Are you a 2L or 3L interested in volunteering at a detention center over spring break? Come learn more at our information session. 

Date: Wednesday, October 25
Time: 3 p.m.
Location: Room 545

Kent Justice Foundation

October 18: Annual Wine Night

Come to KJF's annual Wine Night for one of Chicago-Kent's most fun and charitable events! KJF's Wine Night proceeds fund Chicago-Kent students in public interest summer positions. Admission is $10 for unlimited wine and food! Catering provided by Chipotle, Green Street Local, Corner Bakery and Beggars Pizza.

Purchase tickets online here and RSVP on Facebook here

Date: Wednesday, October 18
Time: 5 p.m.
Location: First-floor lobby

National Lawyers Guild

October 10: General body meeting

What's a guild? What does NLG do? How do I affect change while I'm busy in law school? Come to NLG's general body meeting to find out! We will provide lunch.

Participating in National Lawyers Guild (NLG) is the best way to get involved in public interest law and activism during your 1L year. NLG is the nation's largest progressive bar association and first racially-integrated bar association. We are a positive and hard-working group of students and lawyers who are working to create a more diverse, equitable and just legal system.

We will discuss: Chicago volunteer opportunities; upcoming trainings and events; and opportunities to connect with lawyers on the local and national levels who work in people's and movement lawyering.

Date: Tuesday, October 10
Time: 12:30 p.m.
Location: Room 345



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