Pot Luck for Public Interest!

Posted by Laurie Barron on 09/15/2014 at 09:58 AM

How many students, alumni, faculty and staff can fit into the neither small nor large backyard of the Barron-Yelnosky home for the Fall Public Interest Pot Luck dinner?  Turns out at least 112. 

We'll Always Need Tax Lawyers...

Posted by Anthony Santoro on 09/08/2014 at 10:59 AM


The mere thought is enough to strike fear into the hearts and minds of law students. Yet a hardy band of RWU grads has found that tax law can offer a promising career path. It does require some extra effort, though. In the years since I returned to full-time teaching, thirty or so of our graduates have moved on to earn LL.M.s in Taxation from some of the best graduate tax programs in the country – B.U., Villanova, Georgetown, Florida and Miami, among others.  This fall, two more RWU grads are joining that group.

Life’s a Beach!

Posted by Library Blog on 06/09/2017 at 09:34 AM
ne of the great parts of Roger Williams University School of Law is its location! Rhode Island, or the Ocean State if you prefer, may be small, but it has loads of coastline, about 400 miles of it, in fact! Everyone in Rhode Island has their favorite beach, and most of us can’t agree on which one is the best!
For example, some of us love Block Island.

National Museum of American Illustration

Posted by Library Blog on 05/26/2017 at 09:14 AM

Looking for something to do in Rhode Island this summer? Look no further than Newport! Housed in Vernon Court, an adaptation of an 18th century French château which occupies one full block of Bellevue Avenue, Newport’s National Museum of American Illustration is a Rhode Island treasure. 

International Day for Biological Diversity

Posted by Library Blog on 05/18/2017 at 03:15 PM

May 22nd is International Day for Biological Diversity, also known as World Biodiversity Day! 

Congrats, graduates!

Posted by Library Blog on 05/11/2017 at 04:14 PM

For the graduating 3Ls, Commencement literally and figuratively caps your hard work and determination over the past three years. Commencement is both nostalgic and exciting. It is the transition moment from your life as a student to your life as a professional.


Posted by Michael Yelnosky on 05/08/2017 at 09:43 AM

Summer Access to Materials

Posted by Library Blog on 05/05/2017 at 09:16 AM

Need to do research this summer? Have no fear, Bloomberg Law, Lexis, and Westlaw offer summer access to continuing students! Our LawGuide, Bloomberg/Lexis/Westlaw @ RWU Law: Summer Access, explains the details of continuing your use of the databases over the summer months. 

Stress Management & Mindfulness

Posted by Library Blog on 04/28/2017 at 09:03 AM

Good news: you have made it to exam time!

Bad news: sometimes exam time can be stressful.