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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 August 2016

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08/26/2016 at 03:01 PM
According to Peter F. Drucker, well-known business and management author, “Follow effective action with quiet reflection. From the quiet reflection will come even more effective action.” This seems like a good motto for any law student, especially those law students who chose to enjoy quiet reflection in the law library! The featured collection of books displayed on the Reference shelves in the law library is titled Success in Law School (& Beyond). It contains titles to assist new and returning students as they transition from Summer to Fall. These books will help you discover resources...
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08/19/2016 at 12:50 PM
According to the History Channel website, while “we often think of lemonade as a summertime beverage” we may need to expand our horizons and embrace the drink all year long as “lemon trees are actually evergreen, at least in the right climate, and they bloom and produce fruit all year.” This week we will be staffing an information table and serving lemonade outside the Law School Bistro on August 24th and August 25th from 11 am – 1 pm. The librarians will be in the Law School Bistro to talk to students and distribute information about the Prepare for Practice Certification Program.  The...
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08/10/2016 at 07:51 AM
According to the US Naval Academy website, “’Anchors Aweigh’ is one of the most recognizable melodies in the world… The title, [of the song] ‘Anchors Aweigh, came from an expression meaning the ship's hoisted anchor has just cleared the sea's bottom and, by implication, the voyage is underway.” Here at the RWU Law Library, we are anchors aweigh on the Fall 2016 semester! Our collection and services are here to anchor (pardon the pun) the scholarship, practice skills education, and intellectual life at RWU Law. We have a website, a blog, a Facebook page, a Twitter account, and a Pinterest page...