of the SBA's Award for "Outstanding Student Organization of the Year" in
collected the dresses, now let's dress those girls! The Glass Slipper Project
DESPERATELY NEEDS VOLUNTEER PERSONAL SHOPPERS FOR THIS SATURDAY, APRIL
15 AT 619 W. CHICAGO AVENUE (corner of Chicago and Larabee). The boutique
will be open to students from 10 to 5 pm. They will need volunteers
from 9 am to 7 pm (maybe later). They could use your help all day
but if you can only spare a few hours, that would be great, too.
They also need help setting up the boutique on Friday April 14 from 5 to
7 pm. Please sign-up to volunteer by clicking on this link:
boutique is being held at 619 W. Avenue (Southwest corner of Chicago Ave.
and Larabee), 8th floor. If you are using the CTA, take the Brown Line
El to Chicago Ave. and walk west two blocks. To get to the gated
parking area (which is on the south side of the building), take Chicago
Ave. to Kingsbury and go south. (Kingsbury is east of Larabee and
is also accessible from Grant Ave.) From Kingsbury, go west on Superior.
You'll see the gated area at Superior and Larabee, and you can park there.
Enter at the front door of the building on Larabee, and proceed to the
Below is some
is not heated and it's CHILLY/COLD inside. PLEASE dress
think layers ... a sweatshirt, sweater or fleece pullover
is a good idea!
Also, wear comfortable shoes.
wear jeans and a black top.
Unfortunately, they don't have a secured space for your
to the extent possible, try not to bring a purse.
Lunch will be provided for those staying a full day. Please do
not take a lunch
if you are only staying for the morning, or only for the
we have a limited number of lunches.
-JOBS OTHER THAN
"PERSONAL SHOPPERS": We are also in need of
the boutique to do jobs other than being a "personal shopper."
On the day of
the boutique, just let them know you're interested. (You do NOT need
to email them for this purpose.)
- After the boutique
(i.e., after 5pm on Saturday) they need people to help box up remaining
dresses to save for next year and sort through dresses to
give to Goodwill
(instead of saving). If you can help out after 5pm, please
They appreciate all the time you can give! Significant others are
The Summer Fellowship is available
to all WIL members working for a public interest organization over the
summer. The position should be either pro bono or partially salaried and
should be relevant to women, as a community. There are 2 requirements that
must be met. (1) You must have particpated in at least one WIL event and
(2) at least three Kent Justice Foundation events. Please note that participation
in KJF events is required since KJF donates part of the fellowship.
To apply, please complete
and submit the application (which can be found on the WIL board on the
concourse level), along with a current resume, personal statement and letter
of acceptance from your employer. Each application will be reviewed
and the fellowship awarded to one or more individuals based on their respective
Please submit your application,
resume, personal statement and employment verification in the WIL mailbox
on the second floor by
on Friday, April 14. The fellowship
recipient(s) will be announced at the WIL Alumnae/i Reception on Tuesday,
April 18 at approximately 6:00 pm. Applicants will also be notified
by e-mail with the results.
Each year The Society of
Women in Law recognizes a current Chicago-Kent student who has demonstrated
initiative and dedication to women's issues. The annual award will be presented
at the Alumnae/i Reception on April 18. To be eligible, you must (1) be
a currently enrolled student at Chicago-Kent College of Law and (2) submit
the following materials by the deadline: (a) A current resume, (b) a personal
statement explaining how you have shown initiative and dedication to women's
issues. The statement may not exceed five double-spaced typed pages.
(Please note: Candidates may be of either gender and need not be a member
must be submitted to the WIL mailbox on the 2nd floor no later than 5:00
pm on Friday, April 14.
Applications can be found on the WIL board on the concourse level.
It's that time again! WIL
will be holding our executive board elections on Thursday, April 27 in
the Spak. We will be electing next year's President, Vice President (day),
Vice President (evening), Secretary, Treasurer, and Mentorship Coordinator.
Anyone interested in running
for these positions must submit a brief candidate statement to the WIL
mailbox on the 2nd floor by 12:00pm (noon)
on Tuesday, April 25. Descriptions of the
executive board positions will be available on the WIL board on the concourse
WIL members are invited to the Alumnae/i Reception on Tuesday, April 18
from 4pm - 7pm in the 10th floor event room! Join us for food and drinks!
We will be announcing the winners of the Esther Rothstein Award and the
Summer Fellowship(s). Please stop by, even if you only have a few minutes.
We'd love to see you!
a break? Join us in the Auditorium on Wednesday,
April 26 when we go back to the 80s! We'll
be showing "Fast Times at Ridgemont High," "Sixteen Candles" and "The Breakfast
Club." We'll have pop and snacks and all are welcome!!
for us in the Spak! WIL is selling shorts with a Chicago-Kent logo all
semester.The shorts are grey cotton athletic shorts that are perfect for
working out,lounging around or STUDYING FOR FINALS!! The shorts are $12
for one or $20 for two.If you can help us out and sit and sell the shorts
in the Spak ANY time at all,that would be wonderful! If you'd like to help,
please email WIL and let us know when you can sit.
pay your dues! You may either put a check in an envelope
the WIL mailbox on the second floor, or you may give cash to
Oliver, WIL's Treasurer. Thanks.
Award applications due:April 14
applications due:April 14
nominations due:April 25
WOMEN IN LAW
President: 3L Heather Fritsch
Vice President (Day): 2L Faye Hizon
Vice President (Eve): 2L Sonia Kosar
Secretary: 2L Jessica Bank
Treasurer: 2L Megan Oliver
3L Michele Katz
Publicity Coordinator: 2L Melanie Maron
If you have any questions about
check out our webpage at http://www.kentlaw.edu/student_orgs/wil/
or e-mail us at firstname.lastname@example.org.