Dean of Students Office Event

Movies on Trial CLE: My Cousin Vinny

Date: 
10.23.2015
Location: 
IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law

Keystone Points: 
30
Category: 
Emotional Intelligence & Diversity

Pitch Perfect: How to Pitch Your Firm, Your Non-Profit, and Yourself in Response to an RFP with Patrick Barry

Date: 
11.16.2015
Location: 
Room III

The key to coming up with—and pitching—a new idea is to make it not that new.  Start-up founders know this. Hollywood executive knows this. And so do the best lawyers in the country, whether they spend their days problem-solving for clients, advocating in front of judges, or teaching other lawyers (and lawyers-to-be) how to improve the way they think and practice.

Keystone Points: 
10
Category: 
Practical Skills

October 2015 DOS Advisory Board Meeting

Date: 
10.15.2015
Location: 
Room D

The October meeting topics are listed below.

Presentation
Topic – Law School 101:  A presentation about the various offices anddepartments that make the Law School and University run

Discussion
Topic – Getting to know the other board members, potential future topics and speakers

Reception Celebrating Diversity at the Law School

Date: 
10.08.2015
Location: 
North Green Lounge

The Law School invites everyone to attend its annual Reception Celebrating Diversity.  The reception presents an opportunity for students, faculty, and staff to learn about and celebrate diversity. Student organizations and LLM students have been invited to sign up for tables to provide information on their organizations and to provide information on their home countries.

Hinton Moot Court Informational Session

Date: 
10.06.2015
Location: 
Room V

Join the Hinton Moot Court Board for an infomational session on the 2015-16 Hinton Moot Court competition.  Lunch will be provided. Sponsored by the Office of the Dean of Students.

Keystone Event: Mock Cocktail Networking Reception at Jenner & Block

Date: 
11.09.2015
Location: 
353 N. Clark Street

Jenner & Block and the Office of the Dean of Students invite students to attend a Mock Cocktail Reception where students will learn strategies and receive feedback on how to handle receptions and networking events in an interactive way.

Keystone Points: 
15
Category: 
Managing & Building Your Career

A Discussion of "The Road to Character"

Date: 
11.20.2015
Location: 
Room V

Join us for a discussion of the book "The Road to Character" by David Brooks, a University of Chicago alum, New York Times Op-Ed Columnist, and author of "The Social Animal."  

Keystone Points: 
10
Category: 
Emotional Intelligence & Diversity

Keystone Event Microsoft Office Training (Excel & Powerpoint)

Date: 
10.04.2015
Location: 
Room IV

This program earned rave reviews when we offered it in  the past. Organized by the Office of the Dean of Students and the  D'Angelo Law Library, this Microsoft Office Training is meant to address  what students will see in practice – new attorneys are expected to be  able to do anything computer-related because they are generally the  youngest person

Keystone Points: 
30
Category: 
Practical Skills

Dining Etiquette for Interview & Business Dinners with Dr. Sharon Meit Abrahams

Date: 
11.02.2015
Location: 
Frankie's Scallopine, 900 N Michigan Ave, 5th Floor, Chicago

Join us for an interactive dinner with local attorneys to learn the ins and outs of dining as a lawyer.  Dr.

Keystone Points: 
20
Category: 
Practical Skills

Keystone Program: Interviewing & Business Etiquette: Making a Positive First Impression with Dr. Sharon Abrahams

Date: 
11.02.2015
Location: 
Room V

A solid first impression is the key to making a lasting impression. Being an outstanding student is key to getting a foot in the door, but presenting yourself as a professional, well-mannered associate is how you will get a key to the door. Join us for an interactive discussion with Dr.

Keystone Points: 
10
Category: 
Practical Skills
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