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Tuesday February 19, 2013
Start: Feb 19 2013 5:30 pm

Join our students and admissions staff online for an informal, hour-long question and answer session.

Get the "inside" scoop on:

  • The application and decision-making process
  • Activities, organizations, and other opportunities to enhance the law school experience
  • Housing in the campus vicinity
  • Living in the Bristol, RI area
  • More...

This is an excellent opportunity to hear more about RWU Law from our students' perspectives.

Thursday February 21, 2013
Start: Feb 21 2013 1:09 pm

RWU Law presents a discussion and book signing with Jenna Wims Hashway'11
and John Barylick, author of Killer Show The Station Nightclub Fire, America's Deadliest Rock Concert.

"Barylick has created a modern cautionary tale that will take your breath away.." Publishers Weekly

Refreshments will be served.

Books will be for sale at the event.

Please RSVP to the Office of Alumni, Programs & Events at lawevents@rwu.edu or (401) 254-4659

Tuesday February 26, 2013
Start: Feb 26 2013 10:43 am

Please join the Alliance, BLSA, LLSA, and WLS for a special panel discussion with six amazing people from diverse backgrounds working in the legal field, including three RWU Law alums!

Friday March 01, 2013
Start: Mar 1 2013 11:47 am

Join fellow alumni for a networking luncheon at the newly renovated Circe Restaurant & Bar in Providence!

Thursday, March 14, 2013

12:30 - 1:30 p.m.

Circe Restaurant & Bar
50 Weybosset Street
Providence, Rhode Island

Limited lunch menu available for $12 per person (tax & gratuity not included).
Alumni are responsible for their own lunch bill.

Register Online

Friday March 08, 2013
Start: Mar 8 2013 11:30 pm

The topic for this luncheon will be Sea Grant Law Fellowships: A Student Perspective

Come learn more about the Sea Grant Law Fellow program and the experiences some of your classmates have had with the fellowships. It will be an informal opportunity to ask your classmates how the fellowships have fit into their overall law school experiences. 

Kaitlyn Cox 2L, will take about her research on development rights and rolling easements in New England;

Monday March 11, 2013
Start: Mar 11 2013 1:00 pm

Join our students and admissions staff online for an informal, hour-long question and answer session.

Get the "inside" scoop on:

  • The application and decision-making process
  • Activities, organizations, and other opportunities to enhance the law school experience
  • Housing in the campus vicinity
  • Living in the Bristol, RI area
  • More...

This is an excellent opportunity to hear more about RWU Law from our students' perspectives.

Friday March 15, 2013
Start: Mar 15 2013 1:15 pm

Please join us for dinner and a screening of the newly-released 30-minute documentary “Defending Gideon” narrated by Martin Sheen and produced by the Constitution Project, followed by a panel discussion.

Panelists:      

Tara Allen, Assistant Federal Defender, District of RI

Gerald J. Coyne, Deputy Attorney General, RIAG

Debra Krupp, Training Coordinator, Committee for Public Counsel Services, MA    

Magistrate Charles J. Levesque – Family Court, former RI State Senator

Monday March 18, 2013
Start: Mar 18 2013 3:13 pm

Sponsored by: the Federalist Society

Professor John Stinneford (University of Florida Law) speaking about the death penalty and cruel and unusual punishment.

Open to RWU Law students only.

Start: Mar 18 2013 3:16 pm

Sponsored by: Juvenile Law Society

Veronica Chinchilla from the Rhode Island Community for Justice will speak about the disproportionate minority contacts of juveniles within Rhode Island.

Open to RWU Law students only.