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Jun 2, 2011
Chicago-Kent alumni and their guests pose outside the U.S. Supreme Court building following the swearing-in ceremony on May 23, 2011. Twenty-eight IIT Chicago-Kent alumni were admitted to practice before the U.S. Supreme Court on May 23. The induction ceremony was conducted by Chief Justice John G...
May 31, 2011
Joseph Carlasare '12 represents IIT Chicago-Kent in the 2011 National Top Gun Mock Trial Competition. Joseph P. Carlasare, a 2012 J.D. candidate at IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law, will represent the law school in the 2011 National Top Gun Mock Trial Competition held June 2 to 5 at Baylor Law...
May 6, 2011
Third-year student Kendra L. Kutko received the 2011 Sandra P. Zemm Labor Law Prize. Kendra Kutko, a third-year student at IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law, has been awarded the 2011 Sandra P. Zemm Labor Law Prize. The prize was established in 2009 at Chicago-Kent by the law firm of Seyfarth Shaw...
May 2, 2011
Students Rachel Brady '13 (left) and Richard Gutierrez '12 (right), Chicago-Kent's first recipients of Justice John Paul Stevens Public Interest Summer Fellowships, are pictured with faculty adviser Nancy Marder (center). IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law students Rachel Brady '13 and Richard...
Apr 26, 2011
Three IIT Chicago-Kent alumni are among seven Illinois attorneys named as 2011 Laureates of the Illinois State Bar Association's Academy of Illinois Lawyers. The 2011 Class of Laureates was inducted today during luncheon ceremonies at the Standard Club in Chicago. The Academy of Illinois Lawyers...
Apr 25, 2011
Cook County State's Attorney Anita Alvarez, Class of 1986 Anita Alvarez, Cook County State's Attorney and a 1986 graduate of IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law, will deliver the keynote address at the law school's 2011 Commencement on Sunday, May 15, at 2:30 p.m. The ceremony will be held at the UIC...
Apr 21, 2011
Twelve students in IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law's Program in Environmental and Energy Law are completing their term as Spring 2011 Baum Fellows. The Baum fellowship program was established at Chicago-Kent and is supported by the Alvin H. Baum Family Fund. Fellows are selected each semester by...
Apr 20, 2011
Professor Ronald W. Staudt "Apps for Justice: Learning Law by Creating Software," an innovative legal education concept developed by IIT Chicago-Kent Professor Ronald W. Staudt and a team of educators and entrepreneurs, has been honored at the Future Ed: New Business Models for U.S. and Global...
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...