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The Legal Beagle’s favorite book and that of dog lovers everywhere is Every Dog’s Legal Guide: A Must Have Book for Your Owner by Mary Randolph (KF390.5 .D6 R36 2005). His favorite movie is about the crime fighting pooch, Underdog! His current hero is Uno, the beagle who won Best in Show at the...



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Legal Beagle's Archive for July 2015

Posted by Library Blog
07/31/2015 at 09:00 AM
Some of the most helpful people who work at the library are the student circulation assistants. Because they are all students themselves, they can be a great resource for finding out about good eats, fun times, and secret study spots. To prove the point, the Legal Beagle asked one of the library’s student circulation assistants for her advice on the best place in Bristol to relax and have fun. She unequivocally stated that her favorite hangout spot to study or socialize is Independence Park. Independence Park is located on Bristol Harbor at the head of the East Bay Bike path. It is a perfect...
Posted by Library Blog
07/20/2015 at 01:51 PM
With the close of the summer session behind us and with the beginning of the Fall semester around the corner, the last few weeks of July are prime time for enjoying all that Bristol has to offer. RWU’s neighbor, Mount Hope Farm, is one place that shouldn’t be missed for summer fun. Even Steven Spielberg thought so as Mount Hope Farm’s Isaac Royall, Jr. House (c.1745 –c.1914) was used in the movie Amistad to stand in as the home of John Quincy Adams (played by Anthony Hopkins). Besides being cinematic, Mount Hope Farm has 325 plus years of history to interest visitors. It is also practical as...
Posted by Library Blog
07/07/2015 at 03:39 PM
According to his website, barnabyevans.com, “Barnaby Evans is an artist who works in many media including site-specific sculpture installations, photography, film, garden design, architectural projects, writing and conceptual works.” Rhode Islanders probably know him best for one site-specific sculpture installation in particular, WaterFire. WaterFire is a popular community event where thousands come to downtown Providence to enjoy a public art experience. All members of the RWU Law community, whether they live near the Bristol campus or the Providence campus, are close enough to enjoy all...