Class Notes

Katie Chamberlain Kritikos '09

   (4/28/2016)

Katie Chamberlain Kritikos ('09) received one of fifty American Library Association fellowships to attend the World Library and Information Congress of the International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions (IFLA) in August 2016. The fellowships are funded through a $50,000 Laura Bush 21st Century Librarian Program grant from the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS).

Katie Chamberlain Kritikos '09

   (4/28/2016)

Katie Chamberlain Kritikos ('09) joined the doctoral program at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee School of Information Studies in fall 2015 with a distinguished graduate student fellowship. She will research the law, libraries, and policy with a focus on intellectual freedom and intellectual property issues.

Jack Herington '50

   (4/21/2016)

Jack Herington '50 passed away on April 9th in Atlantic Beach, FL. Herington was admitted to the practice of law in Illinois, the District of Columbia, the D.C. Court of Appeals and the U.S. Supreme Court. In August 1950, he began his 25-year career as a Special Agent with the Federal Bureau of Investigation. He served in the Atlanta, New York and Springfield, Illinois offices. Among his many responsibilities, he started the first Organized Crime Squad in the FBI’s New York office. In 1961 Herington was assigned to FBI headquarters in Washington, DC. He worked in the Bureau’s Crime Records Division, Inspection Staff and Domestic Intelligence Division, where he became head of the Internal Security section. He was promoted to the rank of Inspector in 1968 and represented the FBI in dealing with a number of national legal organizations. Herington was appointed to the FBI Director’s staff in January 1973 as Inspector in Charge of Press Services. Later that year, he was promoted to Deputy Assistant Director of the Legal Counsel Division, serving there until his retirement in 1975. Following his retirement from the FBI, Herington joined the U.S. Independent Telephone Association as Director of Government Relations. He later was appointed General Counsel and served in that position until his retirement in 1986.

Jay Dahlin '01

   (4/14/2016)

Jay P. Dahlin '01, a partner at Schiller DuCanto & Fleck, has been named a 2016 Illinois Leading Lawyer.

Jane Waller '73

   (4/14/2016)

Jane D. Waller '73, a partner at Schiller DuCanto & Fleck, has been named a 2016 Illinois Leading Lawyer.

Dane Amundson '12

   (4/8/2016)

Dane Amundson '12 has joined the litigation department at Meyer Capel, P.C. in Champaign, IL.