Friday, February 28, 2014

"Making Tracks" in the Dean's Office

Highlights of activities in the Dean’s office this week include:
  • Working with Associate Deans on issues such as summer school, collaborations across the University, student concerns, and the Academic Success Program
  • Planning Board of Visitors meeting on April 5 addressing changes in legal education and the legal profession and how NIU Law can respond 
  • Preparing for and hosting visit of a reporter writing a feature on the law school for the Chicago Daily Law Bulletin 
  • Enjoying Illinois Bar Foundation Benefit -- “Lawyers Rock Legends” -- with law students 
  • Attending the Mandell Moot Court Competition finals and banquet 
  • STUDENT LOUNGE UPDATE: While NIU Law awaits repairs to the student lounge, an alternative space for students has been opened up in Room 290-C in the library. The student lounge furniture, refrigerator, microwaves and other amenities have now been moved to 290-C and will remain there until repairs to the lounge are completed.