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Jan 4, 2017
Entries will be accepted through July 1, 2017, for the Chicago-Kent College of Law/Roy C. Palmer Civil Liberties Prize . Established in 2007 at Chicago-Kent College of Law by alumnus Roy C. Palmer and his wife, Susan M. Palmer, the prize honors a work of scholarship that explores the tension...
Dec 12, 2016
Laura K. Donohue won the 2016 Palmer Prize for her book The Future of Foreign Intelligence: Privacy and Surveillance in the Digital Age (Oxford University Press 2016). The 2016 Chicago-Kent College of Law/Roy C. Palmer Civil Liberties Prize has been awarded to Laura K. Donohue for her book The...
Dec 1, 2016
Professor Christopher Schmidt won the American Society for Legal History's 2016 Surrency Prize. The American Society for Legal History has awarded Chicago-Kent College of Law Professor Christopher Schmidt the 2016 Surrency Prize for the best article published in the society's 2015 edition of its...
Nov 29, 2016
The Chicago-Kent College of Law chapter of the Order of the Coif inducted 25 new members November 28 during award ceremonies at the law school. The Order of the Coif is a national legal honor society that recognizes superior scholarship and promotes the ethical standards of the legal profession...
Nov 21, 2016
Third-year students Tracey Starck and Alex Halaska will represent Chicago-Kent in the 2017 National Moot Court Competition national finals. Third-year students Alex Halaska and Tracey Starck will represent Chicago-Kent College of Law in the National Moot Court Competition national finals in New...
Nov 17, 2016
Chief Judge Diane Wood (right) presented third-year student Symone Shinton with the 2016 Ilana Diamond Rovner Award for Outstanding Appellate Advocate. Symone Shinton, a third-year student at Chicago-Kent College of Law at Illinois Tech, has won the 25th annual Ilana Diamond Rovner Appellate...
Nov 16, 2016
Chicago-Kent College of Law has received a $102,000 grant from the Access Group Center for Research & Policy Analysis to support a summer program for college students that promotes diversity in the legal profession. The law school's PreLaw Undergraduate Scholars Program , begun in 2002, seeks...
Nov 14, 2016
From left: The Chicago-Kent team of Bryce Hensley, Connor Greene, Kristen Farr Capizzi and Tyler Mikan placed second in the 2016 White Collar Crime Mock Trial Invitational. Connor Greene, a second-year student at Chicago-Kent College of Law at Illinois Tech, has won the best advocate award at the...
Nov 11, 2016
Professor Martin Malin accepted the ABA's 2016 Arvid Anderson Public Sector Labor and Employment Attorney of the Year Award on November 11 in Chicago. Professor Martin Malin , director of the Institute for Law and the Workplace at Chicago-Kent College of Law at Illinois Tech, is the recipient of...
Nov 11, 2016
Chicago-Kent will field the following teams in ADR-related interscholastic competitions during the 2016–17 academic year: November 12–13, 2016 ABA Law Student Division Negotiation Regional Competition Location: The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH Competitors: Logan Meyer and David Springer...