Blogs

Women, the Legal Profession, and How Far We’ve Come

Posted by Netti Vogel on 07/19/2016 at 09:21 PM

Women & The LawLater this month, Democrats will meet in Philadelphia to nominate a woman as the party’s candidate for president.  Unrelated to political partisanship, this historic event highlights the dramatic changes undergone by women in our society — changes I have witnessed and experienced firsthand. 

America's Cycle of Violence

Posted by Michael Yelnosky on 07/08/2016 at 05:01 PM

A note I sent to the student body of RWU Law today:

Good Afternoon

Law Students Square Off with Cops: B-ball for a Worthy Cause!

Posted by David Logan on 07/07/2016 at 10:39 AM

Professors David Logan, John Chung and David Coombs joined by Rhode Island police officers.One of the great things about RWU Law is the initiative that our students display by reaching out to the world outside of law school.  One such example was a basketball tournament featuring teams of law students and  teams of police officers. 

 

What the Tragedy in Orlando Means for RWU Law

Posted by Michael Yelnosky on 06/17/2016 at 12:54 PM

RWU Mourns OrlandoLast Sunday, when the scope of the tragedy at the Pulse nightclub in Orlando began to emerge, I sent the following email to the student body:

The Pro Bono Collaborative Celebrates 10 Years

Posted by Eliza Vorenberg on 06/07/2016 at 11:37 AM

Pro Bono Collaborative 10th AnniversaryThe Pro Bono Collaborative celebrated its 10th anniversary on May 26 with balloons, confetti, birthday cake, bubbly and lots to brag about (see photos from the event below). 

Reflections on Commencement 2016

Posted by Michael Yelnosky on 05/31/2016 at 02:10 PM

Commencement Week at RWU Law always begins the Monday before commencement at the Glen Manor House

RWU Law's Clerkship Pipeline

Posted by Michael Yelnosky on 05/03/2016 at 11:18 AM

Sotomayor on Clerkships

Exploring Equality at RWU Law

Posted by Michael Yelnosky on 04/26/2016 at 11:40 AM

Diversity & InclusionThis law school values diversity and inclusion.  Our commitment is based on three shared principles:

Clinics Collaborate on 'Crimmigration'

Posted by Vanessa Rodriguez on 04/19/2016 at 10:32 AM

CrimmigrationEach semester at RWU Law, two of the school’s great clinical programs schedule classes to bridge the gap between major legal areas.

Implicit Bias and the Law

Posted by Deborah Johnson on 04/12/2016 at 02:27 PM

implicit biasRWU Law is very excited to present the seventh installment in its biennial Thurgood Marshall Memorial Lecture series this week.  This lecture honors the memory and legacy of our nation’s first African American United States Supreme Court Justice.