Alumni E-brief

The September edition of your Alumni E-Brief

Alumni EBrief
first-year fun facts

Last month, Chicago-Kent welcomed 246 new students including three PLUS program alums, four foreign law graduates and four students with perfect GPAs (4.0+)! This cohort has earned 24 graduate degrees, including three Ph.D.s, and they hail from 28 states and are citizens of six countries. They speak 19 languages and their past professions include an editor, a playwright, and a Musician Third Class in the US Navy. 



Race Judicata 2019

Join us for Race Judicata 2019, benefiting the Chicago Volunteer Legal Services Foundation. Register to run with the Chicago-Kent team by today, September 6. Come cheer us on to show your support and be sure to stop by our tent while at the event.  Register now.



Golden Reunion - Class of 1969 and Prior

Join us to recognize alumni who graduated 50 or more years ago. Reminisce with fellow alumni during a special luncheon with Dean Krug, followed by a tour of the law school. Guests are welcome. Register now.



Student-Alumni Softball Tournament

Join us at Margate Park for the 6th annual Chicago-Kent Student-Alumni 16" Softball Tournament! We provide umpires and equipment. Each team is guaranteed at least three games. Sign up as a team or as an individual to compete for the championship! Register now.



Save the Date - Alumni Awards Celebration

Save the date, Wednesday, November 20, for the 41st annual Alumni Awards Celebration recognizing Chicago-Kent graduates who have made a significant contribution to the legal community or the law school and to recognize alumni volunteers for the law school during the 2018-19 school year.



in the news
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Professor marzÁn receives best book award

On September 12, Professor Rosado Marzán and his co-author Professor Sergio Gamonal C. will receive the Simón Bolívar best book of the year award from the Bar Association of Puerto Rico. Their book, Principled Labor Law: U.S. Labor Law through a Latin American Method, was published May 2019 by Oxford University Press. Read more... 

professor harley receives award from IEC

On September 25, Professor Harley will receive the 2019 Environmental Leadership Award, the highest recognition given by Illinois Environmental Council. He was nominated by the Little Village Environmental Justice Organization, which has received services through the Environment and Energy Law Clinic for the past 20 years. 

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alumni advisor network
Serve as an informal resource to students to discuss practice trends, legal markets across the nation, and other career-related topics, while helping them build their legal network. Sign up as a member of the Alumni Advisor Network when you complete your MyKent Profile.
connektions at dinner
Help build a stronger Chicago-Kent community by hosting a group of students and/or 2019 graduates for dinner during ConneKtions @ Dinner Week, October 28 through November 1, 2019. Please register no later than Monday, October 14. Click here to sign-up. Read more...