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Apr 12, 2011
2011 Bar and Gavel Society inductees: (back row, from left) Emil Totonchi, Danielle Tucker, Mark Silverman, Mark Mazzone; (front row, from left) Rohit Paul, William Lopez, Mariana Karampelas, Katie Jahnke, Jackie Hilderbrand, Michael Brandt. Not pictured: Julie Levinson, Kathleen Opal. Twelve...
Apr 11, 2011
IIT Chicago-Kent student Ryan Nolte '11 has been named the Best Oral Advocate in the 2011 National Trial Competition, and he and teammate Rachel Remke '12 were finalists in the overall competition. The premier trial advocacy tournament in the nation was held April 6 to 10 in Houston, Texas. Nolte...
Apr 8, 2011
Dean Martha Minow of Harvard Law School is Chicago-Kent's 2011 Centennial Visitor Harvard Law School Dean Martha Minow has been named IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law's Centennial Visitor for 2011. Dean Minow will deliver the 2011 Centennial Lecture, "In Brown 's Wake: Reassessing the School...
Mar 31, 2011
Pauline T. Kim, Charles Nagel Professor of Law at Washington University School of Law in St. Louis, will deliver IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law's 33rd annual Kenneth M. Piper Lecture, addressing the topic "Privacy, Loyalty and Free Speech: Pushing the Boundaries of the Modern Employment...
Mar 29, 2011
The Oyez Project has joined with IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law to launch OyezToday , a new iPhone app full of information and media related to the current U.S. Supreme Court docket. OyezToday is free and available through the App Store . iPad and Android phone versions will soon follow. OyezToday...
Mar 7, 2011
From left: The Chicago-Kent team of (from left) Bryan Bienias, Caitlyn Jones and Stephen Gardner, winners of the 2011 National Cultural Heritage Law Moot Court Competition The IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law team of Bryan Bienias, Stephen Gardner and Caitlyn Jones has won the 2nd annual National...
Mar 1, 2011
Two teams from IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law will compete in the Midwest regional tournament of the American Association for Justice's (AAJ) Student Trial Advocacy Competition. Chicago-Kent will compete against teams from nine law schools from Illinois and Indiana March 3 to 6 in Indianapolis...
Feb 25, 2011
Illinois civil unions, the "Don't Ask, Don't Tell" prohibition on gays serving openly in the military, and bullying of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) students are among the topics to be discussed at the first annual LGBT Civil Rights Conference March 5 at IIT Chicago-Kent College of...
Feb 25, 2011
Illinois civil unions, the "Don't Ask, Don't Tell" prohibition on gays serving openly in the military, and bullying of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) students are among the topics to be discussed at the first annual LGBT Civil Rights Conference March 5 at IIT Chicago-Kent College of...
Feb 24, 2011
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Region 5 Administrator Susan Hedman Susan Hedman, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Region 5 administrator, will deliver the keynote address at "Challenges Facing the Chicago Area Waterway System," a Great Lakes Environmental Law Symposium co-sponsored...