«  
  »
S M T W T F S
 
 
 
 
1
 
2
 
3
 
4
 
5
 
6
 
7
 
8
 
9
 
10
 
11
 
12
 
13
 
14
 
15
 
16
 
17
 
18
 
19
 
20
 
21
 
22
 
23
 
24
 
25
 
26
 
27
 
28
 
29
 
30
 
31
 
Add to calendar


Calendar

Week of July 27 2014

Time Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
All day
27
 
28
 
29
 
30
 
31
 
1
 
2
 
8:00 am
 
 
 
 
 
Date
Fri, 08/01/2014 - 8:30am - 12:00pm
Location
RWU Law School, Bristol, RI
Body

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

8:30 a.m. Registration (2nd Floor Atrium)
9:00 a.m. Summit Begins

AGENDA

RWU Law Alumni Association is proud to co-sponsor the 16th Annual Rhode Island Attorney General Open Government Summit.  ClerkBase will be streaming this presentation live over the internet and a link will be available on the Attorney General’s website. 

The program is certified for a total of 3.5 Rhode Island Continuing Legal Education Credits (zero ethics).

Individuals who would like to attend the Open Government Summit need to register with the Office of Attorney General. Seating is limited. Registration for the event can be made calling 401-274-4400, Ext. 2101, or by sending an email to agsummit@riag.ri.gov.  Pre-registration is not required for those who intend to stream live. Individuals may submit questions in advance and will be answered during the Q&A portion of the Summit at agsummit@riag.ri.gov.

Attorneys must be physically present at Roger Williams University School of Law to obtain CLE credits.

 

 

 

Location
RWU Law School, Bristol, RI
Body

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

8:30 a.m. Registration (2nd Floor Atrium)
9:00 a.m. Summit Begins

AGENDA

RWU Law Alumni Association is proud to co-sponsor the 16th Annual Rhode Island Attorney General Open Government Summit.  ClerkBase will be streaming this presentation live over the internet and a link will be available on the Attorney General’s website. 

The program is certified for a total of 3.5 Rhode Island Continuing Legal Education Credits (zero ethics).

Individuals who would like to attend the Open Government Summit need to register with the Office of Attorney General. Seating is limited. Registration for the event can be made calling 401-274-4400, Ext. 2101, or by sending an email to agsummit@riag.ri.gov.  Pre-registration is not required for those who intend to stream live. Individuals may submit questions in advance and will be answered during the Q&A portion of the Summit at agsummit@riag.ri.gov.

Attorneys must be physically present at Roger Williams University School of Law to obtain CLE credits.

 

 

 

 
Add to calendar
Displaying events for: All dates

16th Annual Rhode Island Attorney General Open Government Summit

Friday, August 01, 2014
8:30 am - 12:00 pm  |  RWU Law School, Bristol, RI

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

8:30 a.m. Registration (2nd Floor Atrium)
9:00 a.m. Summit Begins

AGENDA

RWU Law Alumni Association is proud to co-sponsor the 16th Annual Rhode Island Attorney General Open Government Summit.  ClerkBase will be streaming this presentation live over the internet and a link will be available on the Attorney General’s website. 

The program is certified for a total of 3.5 Rhode Island Continuing Legal Education Credits (zero ethics).

Individuals who would like to attend the Open Government Summit need to register with the Office of Attorney General. Seating is limited. Registration for the event can be made calling 401-274-4400, Ext. 2101, or by sending an email to agsummit@riag.ri.gov.  Pre-registration is not required for those who intend to stream live. Individuals may submit questions in advance and will be answered during the Q&A portion of the Summit at agsummit@riag.ri.gov.

Attorneys must be physically present at Roger Williams University School of Law to obtain CLE credits.

 

 

 

Read more...

Jump Start Summer Program

Monday, August 04, 2014
12:00 am - 12:00 am  |  RWU School of Law

This program is designed to assist students in their transition to law school and to help them reach their full potential to achieve success.  This year, Jump Start is scheduled for August 4 – 9.

It is jointly sponsored by the Academic Success Program and the Director of Diversity & Outreach and teaches case briefing, close reading, time management and exam-taking. Social events are also scheduled for the week.

Read more...

Incoming Student Orientation

Wednesday, August 13, 2014
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm  |  Second Floor Atrium

Orientation is mandatory for all incoming first year students.  Orientation will begin on Wednesday, August 13 with a formal Welcome Program featuring Chief Justice Paul Suttell of the Rhode Island Supreme Court.

Business Attire is required.

Read more...

Incoming Student Orientation

Thursday, August 14, 2014
9:30 am - 4:00 pm  |  Various Locations
  • Welcome & Orientation Overview - 9:30 – 9:45am, Room 283
  • Academic Success Presentation: How to Excel in Law School - 9:45 – 11:00am, Room 283
  • Meet Your Doctrinal Professors - 11:15 – 12:00pm, Section A – Room 262 Section B – Room 285
  • Small Group Lunches  - 12:00 – 12:45pm, Various Locations
  • Experiential Education & Pro Bono: The Cutting Edge of Legal Education - 1:00 – 1:45pm, Room 283
  • Optional Sessions - 2:00 – 3:00pm:
  • Marine Affairs Institute Open House, Suite 284
  • Library Tours, Law Library
  • Ask the 2L & 3Ls, Room 262
  • Financial Aid Drop-in Hour, Suite 287
  • Information Technology Drop-in Hour, Room 286        
    • Honors Program Reception (For Honors Program Participants) - 3:00 – 4:00pm, Bay View Room
    Read more...

    Incoming Student Orientation

    Friday, August 15, 2014
    8:30 am - 12:30 pm  |  Various Locations

     

    • Information & Resources Fair (Optional) - 8:30 – 9:30am, Second Floor Atrium
    • Law School Essentials: Who’s Who at RWU Law  - 9:30 – 10:00am, Room 283
    • Law School Essentials: Academic Honesty & Integrity - 10:00 – 10:45am, Room 283
    • Legal Practice Class Meeting - 11:00 – 12:15pm
  • Professor Banks – Room 262            
  • Professor Brown – Room 285
  • Professor Colt – Room 286 
  • Professor Milonas – Room 33            
    • Optional Library Tours – 12:30pm, Law Library Lobby
    Read more...

    Mandatory Orientation Day

    Tuesday, August 19, 2014
    8:30 am - 3:30 pm  |  Law Clinics - Metro Center - 150 Washington St., Providence, RI

    Students enrolled in the Community Economic Development Clinic, Criminal Defense Clinic or Immigration Clinic are required to attend a full-day orientation on August 19, 2014.  All clinical students will receive an orientation letter prior to the event outlining orientation details. 

    Read more...

    1L & Transfer Student Public Interest Luncheon

    Friday, August 22, 2014
    12:00 pm - 2:00 pm  |  

    This luncheon is a wonderful opportunity to meet with fellow students who are interested in public interest law as well as learn about the programs and opportunities that the Feinstein Center for Pro Bono & Experiential Education has to offer. Please RSVP to Feinstein.Center@rwu.edu by Wednesday, August 20th so that we can order the appropriate amount of food. Thank you!

    Read more...

    Public Interest Potluck

    Friday, September 05, 2014
    5:30 pm - 7:30 pm  |  

    The Feinstein Center for Pro Bono & Experiential Education and the Association for Public Interest Law (APIL) invite you to attend our Fall Public Interest Potluck. This is a great opportunity to meet other public-interest-minded students or just relax with your fellow students. We’d love for you to join the fun! If you plan on attending please RSVP to the Feinstein Center (feinsteincenter@rwu.edu) by Wednesday, September 3rd. Please don’t forget to sign up to bring a dish to pass which will be available at the Feinstein Center.

    Read more...

    3rd Annual Professor Anthony J. Santoro Business Law Lecture Series

    Thursday, September 18, 2014
    5:00 pm - 7:30 pm  |  Omni Hotel Providence


    Gerry Riskin 
    Founder, Edge International

    Presents 'The Business of Law: Disruptions in the Market for Legal Services'

     

    5:00 pm     Registration

    5:30 pm     Lecture

    6:30 pm     Reception

    Omni Hotel Providence
    One West Exchange Street
    Providence, Rhode Island

    The Professor Anthony J. Santoro Business Law Lecture Series brings leading lawyers and business professionals to RWU Law, presenting on important issues in the field of business law while enriching the school’s dynamic learning environment with practical knowledge and valuable networking opportunities.  This series is a wonderful tribute to Professor Santoro’s distinguished career as a legal educator, a past president of Roger Williams University and the founding dean of Roger Williams University School of Law.

    Alumni, faculty and friends who wish to support The Professor Anthony J. Santoro Business Law Lecture Series Endowment can make a secure online gift at: http://law.rwu.edu/give/santoro-lecture-series-endowment.

    Directions to the Omni Hotel Providence are available at http://www.omnihotels.com/FindAHotel/Providence/MapAndDirections.aspx.

    For more information, contact the Office of Programs & Events at 401-254-4659 or email lawevents@rwu.edu

    Read more...

    2nd Annual Law Alumni Weekend

    Saturday, September 27, 2014
    12:00 am - 12:00 am  |  

    Save the Date!

    Join us for the 2nd Annual Law Alumni Weekend!

    Details to be posted soon!

    For questions, please contact the Office of Law Alumni Relations at lawalumni@rwu.edu

    Read more...

    15th Annual Law Alumni Association Scholarship Golf Tournament

    Sunday, September 28, 2014
    12:00 pm - 8:00 pm  |  Metacomet Country Club, 500 Veterans Memorial Parkway, East Providence

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

    JOIN US FOR THE 15th ANNUAL LAW ALUMNI ASSOCIATION
                        SCHOLARSHIP GOLF TOURNAMENT!
     

    All proceeds benefit the RWU Law Alumni Association Scholarship Fund

     

    12:00 p.m. Registration & Lunch

    1:30 p.m. Shotgun Start

    Following tournament play ~ Dinner, Prizes and Silent Auction

    ONLINE REGISTRATION

    RWU Law Alumni Player Rate - $150

    Non-Alumni Player Rate - $175

    RWU Law Student Player Rate - $125

    Alumni Early Bird Foursome Registration Fee: $580 (must be paid in full by August 15, 2014).
    The Alumni Foursome Rate of $600 goes into effect following the early bird special.

    Firm/Corporate Foursome Rate - $1,000 (includes tee sign)

    TEE SIGN SPONSORSHIP - $150

    Sponsorship Opportunities Available. 
    Please contact Christine Parker, Chief Development Officer, at (401) 254-3205 or cparker@rwu.edu.

    Sponsorship Opportunities Information Sheet

    Tournament Co-Chairs:
    Anthony Leone '97 & Sally McDonald '09

    For questions, please contact the Office of Law Alumni Relations at lawalumni@rwu.edu.

    Read more...

    Jeopardy!

    Friday, October 17, 2014
    7:00 pm - 11:00 pm  |  Appellate Courtroom 283

     

    Professor of Law David A. Logan will be your host for the RWU School of Law Jeopardy Game!

    Sponsored by the Sports & Entertainment Law Society

    For event inquiries, please contact the Office of Programs & Events at lawevents@rwu.edu

     

    Read more...

    Marine Affairs "Coffee & Conversation"

    Wednesday, October 22, 2014
    3:30 pm - 4:30 pm  |  Bay View Room

    Marine Law Opportunities

    Join Interim Director Julia Wyman along with students who will discuss their spring and summer internships.

    Refreshments will be served.

    RSVP to marineaffairs@rwu.edu.

     

    Read more...

    Marine Affairs Student Roundtable Luncheon

    Wednesday, November 19, 2014
    12:00 pm - 1:00 pm  |  Bay View Room

    Speaker to be announced.

    Please RSVP to marineaffairs@rwu.edu if you plan on attending.

    Read more...

    Law Alumni Association Holiday Reception

    Wednesday, December 03, 2014
    5:30 pm - 7:30 pm  |  Citizens Plaza Rotunda

    Reception

    5:30 - 7:30 p.m.

    Catering by Cafe Nuovo

    Citizens Plaza Rotunda ~ One Citizens Plaza ~ Providence, Rhode Island

    "Toys for Tots" - Please consider bringing an unwrapped new toy for the toy drive. Toys collected will be given to needy children in the community.

    Registration details to follow.

    Read more...

    Marine Affairs Advisory Board Meeting

    Friday, December 12, 2014
    10:00 am - 2:00 pm  |  Bay View Room
    Read more...

    Public Interest Law Auction

    Friday, January 30, 2015
    5:30 pm - 9:00 pm  |  Providence Biltmore Hotel

    SAVE THE DATE...Check back for event details and registration information.

    Read more...

    22nd Annual Barrister’s Ball

    Saturday, February 28, 2015
    6:30 pm - 11:30 pm  |  Newport Marriott, Newport, RI

    Sponsored by the Student Bar Association

    Saturday, February 28, 2015

    Newport Marriott
    25 America’s Cup Avenue
    Newport, Rhode Island

    6:30 p.m.      Meet & Greet
    7:00 p.m.      Dinner & Dancing


    Check back for event, registration, and special overnight accommodation details.

     

     

     

     

     

    Read more...

    School of Law Commencement

    Friday, May 15, 2015
    1:00 pm - 3:00 pm  |  RWU School of Law, Bristol, RI

    School of Law Commencement
    Friday, May 15, 2015
    1:00 p.m. Ceremony
    Open Seating
    Bristol, Rhode Island

     

    FAQS:

    Photography
    The Office of Programs & Events will have a professional photographer in the Field House prior to the ceremony for a class photo. The photo will be taken at 11:45 a.m. If you are not assembled at that time, you will not be included in the historic photograph. Graduates will receive a 5 x 7" print from the Office of the Dean. Additional prints may be purchased directly from Commencement Photos, Inc. at 978-851-5924. Due to safety regulations, family members and friends must remain in their seats throughout the ceremony. No guest will be permitted to stand in the aisles during the ceremony. Members of the audience using cameras may take pictures or videos from their seat.

    Live Stream
    The School of Law’s Commencement will be available via UStream (live feed) during the ceremony. Family and friends unable to be present at the ceremony will be able to tune in on that day. Following the ceremony, the video will be archived and you will receive a link to access it at a later date.

    Regalia
    Graduates must get measured for their Law School regalia, consisting of a robe, hood, and tam, ordered through the University Bookstore.  Measurements will be taken in late February/early March.  Stay tuned for an announcement regarding regalia pickup dates from the bookstore. All regalia must be returned to the bookstore table following the ceremony in the Field House.

    Class Rings
    Class rings may be ordered online at www.balfour.com or for an appointment with the Balfour representative, contact: Peg.mead@balfour.com. The University Bookstore will provide information via email when a representative is on campus.

    Parking
    Parking is available at no charge. All graduates and guests should enter through the North Gate for parking. Public Safety will direct vehicles. Traffic will be heavy, please allow extra time to arrive on campus. Commencement Parking Map

    General Information
    Any law graduate or family member having questions relating to the School of Law Commencement, please contact the Office of Programs & Events at 401-254-4659 or lawevents@rwu.edu.

    Read more...