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Upcoming Events

Lawyers without Rights

Orientation

Lawyers without Rights

Orientation

Incoming Student Orientation
AUG
12
3:30 pm - 6:00 pm
Second Floor Atrium
Incoming Student Orientation
AUG
13
9:30 am - 4:00 pm
Various Locations
Incoming Student Orientation
AUG
14
9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Various Locations
RWU Law Alumni @ Newport Polo
AUG
22
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Newport International Polo Grounds, Portsmouth, RI
Public Interest Potluck
SEP
11
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Providence, RI


Career Fairs & Conferences

Equal Justice Works Conference & Career Fair

http://www.equaljusticeworks.org/law-school/conference-and-careerfair 

This national career fair is an opportunity to connect with public interest employers and attend a variety of public interest and social justice workshops.  The Office of Career Development will provide you with all the information you need to make this job fair a success. 

Friday, October 23 - Saturday, October 24, 2015
Crystal Gateway Marriott
1700 Jefferson Davis Highway
Arlington, VA 22202

 

NYU Public Interest Law Career Fair

http://pilcfair.law.nyu.edu/ 

The NYU Public Interest Law Career Fair is the largest of its kind in the country.  The fair gives students an opportunity to meet and interview with employers for internships and post-graduate jobs.  For more information, contact the Office of Career Development.

Thursday, February 5 – Friday, February 6, 2015

NYU School of Law
Vanderbilt Hall
40 Washington Square South
New York, NY 10012

 

There are a host of other conferences organized by law students on the East Coast designed to focus more broadly on social justice issues.  These conferences are affordable and offer inexpensive accommodations for law students.  Two of the most notable conferences frequently attended by RWU Law students are:

Rebellious Lawyering Conference

http://www.yale.edu/reblaw 

Friday, February 20– Saturday, February 21, 2015
Yale Law School
New Haven, Connecticut

 

Robert M. Cover Public Interest Law Retreat

https://www.facebook.com/coverretreat 

Friday, February 27 – Sunday, March 1, 2015
Sargent Center
Peterborough, New Hampshire