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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

Happy Holidays

Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration

Happy Holidays

Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration

Admissions Info Session
JAN
16
9:30 am - 1:30 pm
10 Metacom Avenue, Bristol, RI 02809
Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration - Keynote Address by Paulette Brown
JAN
20
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
School of Law Appellate Courtroom 283
Champions for Justice Dinner and Public Interest Auction
JAN
30
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Providence Biltmore Hotel
Behind Closed Doors
FEB
11
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Appellate Courtroom - Room 283
Washington, DC Law Alumni Reception
FEB
24
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Marriott Washington at Metro Center, 775 12th Street NW, Washington, DC


Resources and Links

ENVIRONMENTAL LAW

    State Agencies

    Federal Agencies

    NGOs

For an extensive listing of all agencies (state, federal, international, etc.), see URI’s Department of Marine Affairs.

    Professional Organizations

    Networking

  • Boston College Law School Environmental Law Society
  • RI Green Drinks are informal gatherings of environmentally-active people from advocacy-oriented and educational nonprofits, academia, green businesses, and government, from all over Rhode Island
  • The Ocean Project is an international network of aquariums, zoos, museums, and conservation organizations working to create an understanding among their visitors and members of the significance of the ocean and the role each person plays in conserving our blue planet for the future. 

    Research: Law School Journals

    News (generally)

    Marine Renewable Energy Projects

MARITIME LAW

    News and Research

    Universities and Law Schools

    Maritime (United States)

    (Global/International)

    Engineering

    Marine Transportation Services

    Professional Organizations

    Law Firms

ENVIRONMENTAL BLOGS
(These blogs are not maintained or endorsed by RWU School of Law)

  • CleanTech Blog - Commentary on technologies, news and issues relating to next generation energy and the environment.
  • The Conscious Earth - Earth-centered news for the health of air, water, habitat and the fight against global warming.
  • Environmental Action Blog - Current environmental issues and green energy news.
  • The Future is Green - Thoughts on the coming of a society that is in balance with nature.
  • The Green Skeptic - Devoted to challenging assumptions about how we live on the earth and protect our environment.
  • Haute Nature - Ecologically based creative ideas, art & green products for your children, home and lifestyle, blending style with sustainability.
  • The Lazy Environmentalist - Sustainable living made easy.
  • Lights Out America - A grassroots community group organizing nationwide energy savings events.
  • Rachel Carson Centennial Book Club - Considering the legacy of Rachel Carson's literary and scientific contributions with a different book each month.
  • Sustainablog - News, information and personal meanderings related to environmental and and economic sustainability, green and sustainable business, and environmental politics.
  • These Come From Trees - An experiment in environmentalist, viral marketing, and user interface design with the goal of reducing consumer waste paper.