Faculty News

  • City Year Providence
    Professor, Alumna Lead City Year Board
    Professor Andy Horwitz and Stephanie Federico ’03 co-chair advisory board of City Year Providence, aiming to dramatically cut dropout rates
  • Judge Edward C. Clifton
    Judge Edward Clifton Joins Faculty
    The recently retired Rhode Island Superior Court judge will work with students on research related to racial and ethnic fairness in courts across the country.
  • Immigration Detention
    Hassel on Qualified Immunity
    Professor Diana Hassel explains why immigration officials could not claim qualified immunity after mistakenly detaining an American citizen for 24 hours.


Mary Weiss

Mary Weiss
Adjunct Professor of Law
Attorney at Law

Mary H. Weiss was the General Counsel of Driehaus Capital Management LLC and Driehaus Securities LLC, an investment management firm and securities broker-dealer located in Chicago, Illinois, from February 1995 to April 2012.  Previously, she was an Assistant Regional Director (Enforcement) of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission from 1977 to 1995, and an Assistant U.S. Attorney for the District of Columbia from 1974 to 1977.