1L Batista, Prof. Elorza Nab Prestigious Appointments

Posted by David Logan on 03/06/2012 at 03:12 PM

José Batista

A few weeks ago, I was delighted to learn that Providence Mayor Angel Taveras has appointed a current RWU Law student, José F. Batista ’14, to the city’s Charter Review Commission.

HeinOnline: A Wealth of Legal Information at Your Finger Tips! Part I

Posted by Library Blog on 03/02/2012 at 10:21 AM

HeinOnline offers a wide-range of primary and secondary legal materials for the researcher easily searched within topical libraries and downloadable in pdf format.   

Student Satisfaction with their RWU Law Faculty Remains High

Posted by David Logan on 03/02/2012 at 09:19 AM

RWU Law is committed to both scholarly excellence and outstanding classroom teaching, and we are always glad to have empirical validation of these critical aspects of a quality legal education.

Buckley Bio Reviewed and Admired Widely

Posted by David Logan on 03/01/2012 at 01:53 PM

Buckley book cover imageProf. Carl Bogus’ recent biography of conservative icon William F. Buckley, Jr. has been widely reviewed in the national media.

Image Captions

Posted by on 03/01/2012 at 10:10 AM

Here is some sample blog or page content.  I want to insert a photo that requires a caption.

We now have a font style specific to image captions that can be applied to both large and small images as needed.

Image of Student Panel
Here is my new image caption style

Here is what to do:

Dean Faces Off vs. Alum in RI Supreme Court

Posted by David Logan on 02/28/2012 at 09:06 AM

The Rhode Island Supreme Court was recently the venue for oral arguments in an exciting free speech case, and in a highly unusual turn of events Associate Dean Andy Horwitz was pitted against Megan Maciasz (’08).  It was Megan’s first appearance before the Court, though she was advantaged by her previous service as law clerk to Chief Justice Paul Suttell.

The 10 Best Websites for Law Students

Posted by Library Blog on 02/24/2012 at 01:28 PM

The National Jurist, the leading publication for law students, listed the ten best websites for law students in the February, 2012 issue.  They are:

Supporting the Next Generation of Latino Leaders

Posted by David Logan on 02/23/2012 at 04:46 PM

Records Set at Public Interest Gala

Posted by David Logan on 02/17/2012 at 08:55 AM

In the span of 8 years, the Association for Public Interest Law (APIL) Auction has gone from 75 folks in jeans and sweatshirts, sitting in folding chairs in the SOL atrium, to more than 400 spiffy attendees in one of Rhode Island’s most revered venues, the ballroom on the top of the Biltmore Hotel in Providence.  And what a night it was, where students, faculty, staff, alums and many of our supporters in the legal community came out to mingle and bid on 100’s of wonderful items and packages, from north to

Cutting Edge Technology in Law Practice

Posted by Library Blog on 02/15/2012 at 12:37 PM

Law practice has been revolutionized by mobile devices, social media, and cloud services,  expanding from bricks and mortar to portable and virtual practice.

The Law Library has some great books on these topics for you.  A major publisher in this area is the ABA Law Practice Management Section.  The publications and programs offered by the Section are in four core areas of practice management – marketing, management, technology, and finance.