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Upcoming Events

Welcome to the LAA for New Graduates Post-Bar Exam Reception
JUL
27
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Birch Bar (Westin Boston Waterfront)
19th Annual Rhode Island Attorney General Open Government Summit
JUL
28
8:30 am - 12:00 pm
RWU School of Law, Bristol, RI
Incoming Student Orientation
AUG
09
3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
RWU School of Law
18th Annual LAA Scholarship Golf Tournament
AUG
19
12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Swansea Country Club, Swansea, MA
CLE Program: Management of Spinal and Extremities Radiology
NOV
02
5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Crowne Plaza, Warwick, Rhode Island


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 28 - Saturday, October 29, 2016
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 2 – Friday, February 3, 2017

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 17– Saturday, February 18, 2017
Yale Law School
New Haven, Connecticut

 

Robert M. Cover Public Interest Law Retreat

https://www.facebook.com/coverretreat 

Friday, March 3 – Sunday, March 5, 2017
Sargent Center
Hancock, New Hampshire