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David Logan served as Dean at Roger Williams School of Law from 2003 to 2014, making him one of the nation's longest-serving law deans. In 2014, he returned to full-time teaching and research.

A graduate of the University of Virginia School of Law, Professor Logan clerked for a federal...

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Commencement 2013

Posted by David Logan on 07/03/2013 at 01:25 PM

What a beautiful day! With happy graduates, and proud family, friends, and faculty, we celebrated Commencement 2013.   We were especially honored that we were joined by Morris Dees, the legendary Civil Rights lawyer and one of the top judges in Rhode Island, Alice Gibney.  Congratulations graduates!










Directors Stephen Prignano, Judge Will Smith, and Justice Frank Flaherty

President Farish, Honorary Degree Recipients Morris Dees and Alice Gibney, and Board Chair Mark Mandell


Faculty "showing their colors"





Teacher of the Year Professor Sean Stacy


Teacher of the Year Professor Patrick Quinlan


Robert Weisberger, Sylvia Weisberger, and    Judith W. Greene


Robert Weisberger, accepting the Dean's Distinguished Service Award on behalf of his    late father Chief Justice Joseph Weisberger






Valedictory Address by Andrew S. Tugan