Dean of Students Office Event

Neighbors Weekly Volunteering Programs (10 Sessions)

Date: 
10.05.2015 - 12.14.2015
Location: 
Various

Neighbors,the Law School's primary community service organization, is providing two weekly volunteering opportunities this year.  Neighbors will be providing tutoring and guidance at:

Keystone Points: 
50
Category: 
Legal Community Citizenship

Wellness Wednesday Activity: Carillon Recital and Tower Climb

Date: 
10.07.2015
Location: 
Meet at the VCA Desk

Come and climb the 271 steps to the top of the tower. The Carillon recital will begin at 5:00pm.  The views from the

Keystone Points: 
10
Category: 
Emotional Intelligence & Diversity

Wellness Wednesday Program: Strategies for Surviving and Thriving in Law School

Date: 
10.07.2015
Location: 
Room V

Join your Academic Counselors for a panel discussion on the tips and tricks to surviving and thriving in law school. They will give advice and share success stories, studying tips, talk about managing workload, managing stress, and when/who to ask for help. A healthy lunch will be provided from Pockets. 

Sponsored by the Office of the Dean of Students.

Keystone Points: 
10
Category: 
Practical Skills

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
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