Luis Mancheno '13 immigrated to the U.S. to escape persecution for being openly gay in his native Ecuador, and excelled in his career at RWU Law.

Upcoming Events

Happy Holidays

Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration

Happy Holidays

Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration

Admissions Info Session
JAN
16
9:30 am - 1:30 pm
10 Metacom Avenue, Bristol, RI 02809
Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration - Keynote Address by Paulette Brown
JAN
20
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
School of Law Appellate Courtroom 283
Champions for Justice Dinner and Public Interest Auction
JAN
30
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Providence Biltmore Hotel
Behind Closed Doors
FEB
11
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Appellate Courtroom - Room 283
Washington, DC Law Alumni Reception
FEB
24
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Marriott Washington at Metro Center, 775 12th Street NW, Washington, DC

Trending@RWULaw

12/15/2014
By Kimberly Ahern
The annual Law Alumni Association Holiday Reception was held on Wednesday, December 3rd in Providence.  It is always a great event with over one hundred alumni, lawyers, professors and Judges...


Affordable Excellence at RWU LAW

Archives

Newsroom

Providence En Español: Luis Mancheno '13

Luis Mancheno '13 immigrated to the U.S. to escape persecution for being openly gay in his native Ecuador, and excelled in his career at RWU Law.

From Providence En Español: "Hispano hostigado en su país por ser gay triunfa en USA" por Arelis Peña Brito

For Google auto-translation to English, click here.

Luis Mancheno '13PROVIDENCE, May 24, 2013- Ya lo dijo el filósofo británico Bertrand Russell: “Cuando un hombre sabe a dónde va, el mundo entero se aparta para darle paso”. A Luis Mancheno nada lo detuvo cuando decidió que llegaría muy lejos. Se sobrepuso al acoso, a la incomprensión y hasta a la barbarie, para emerger como un hombre preparado, seguro de sí mismo, que hoy es reconocido por su entrega en la defensa de los derechos individuales.

El pasado viernes Mancheno, ecuatoriano, de 26 años, se graduó Cum Laude en la Escuela de Derecho de la Roger Williams University, en una ceremonia en la que se recibieron 164 nuevos juristas. [...]

For full story, click here.