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Tysha Vaughn
Tysha Vaughn ’11 spent last summer as a legal intern with the Rhode Island Department of Health’s Healthy Homes and Environment Team, working on...

Upcoming Events

Information Session

Information Session

Talk on U.N. Convention on Law of the Sea with Rear Admiral Steven D. Poulin
DEC
01
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Bay View Room - School of Law
Winter Solstice
DEC
02
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Bay View Room
Law Alumni Association Holiday Reception
DEC
03
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Citizens Plaza Rotunda
Marine Affairs Advisory Board Meeting
DEC
12
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Bay View Room
Champions for Justice Dinner and Public Interest Auction
JAN
30
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Providence Biltmore Hotel


MAI Advisory Board

The Institute’s Advisory Board serves to provide the Institute Director advice and guidance to ensure the Institute’s programs are providing top-quality educational opportunities for the next generation of ocean and coastal leaders, our programs are relevant and responsive to the needs of the professional community, and our outreach and fundraising capacity is supported.

Michael Burger
Associate Professor of Law
RWU School of Law

Michael Daly, Esq.
Attorney, Pierce Atwood LLP
Adjunct Professor, RWU School of Law
RWU School of Law/University of Rhode Island - J.D./M.M.A. '02

Dennis H. Esposito, Esq.
Principal, aarons-esposito
Adjunct Professor, RWU School of Law

Robert E. Falvey, Esq.
Vice Chair
Falvey Cargo Underwriting
Adjunct Professor, RWU School of Law
RWU School of Law ‘98

Jonathan M. Gutoff
Professor of Law
RWU School of Law

Tricia K. Jedele, Atty.
Vice President and Director
RI Advocacy Center
Conservation Law Foundation

Cassie Kitchen, Atty.
Lieutenant Commander
U.S. First Coast Guard District D1
RWU School of Law '00

Dennis W. Nixon
Director
Rhode Island Sea Grant
University of Rhode Island

Robert Thompson
Chair, Department of Marine Affairs
University of Rhode Island

Wendy Waller, Atty.
Chair
RWU School of Law/University of Rhode Island - J.D./M.M.A. ’02