Faculty News

  • Phil West at RWU Law
    Common Cause Celebrates RI Reform
    Students, alumni, faculty and staff joined Common Cause stalwarts to celebrate Phil West's monumental new book on Rhode Island corruption and reform.
  • Urban League
    Partnering with Urban Debate League
    RWU Law has partnered with the RI Urban Debate League, training high school students in classical debate, and diversifying the pipeline to law school.
  • Urban League
    Diversifying the Legal Pipeline
    The RI Urban Debate Leagues partners with RWU Law alumni and students, state judges and lawyers to prepare urban high school students for success in law.


Commander Andrew Norris

Commander Andrew Norris
Adjunct Professor of Law
Attorney at Law

Commander Andrew Norris is the U.S. Coast Guard representative to the International Law Department staff.  Previously, he served a four-year tour in Honolulu, Hawaii, as the Staff Judge Advocate for the Fourteenth Coast Guard District.  Prior to that, from 2002-2006, Commander Norris was an assistant professor of law at the Coast Guard Academy in New London, Connecticut.