The Marine Affairs Institute holds a major symposium every other year. These events draw national and international experts in their various fields to RWU Law. Students can attend these symposia for free. Past topics range from fisheries law, climate change and the legacy of the Deepwater Horizon disaster.
Elder Law Society
The Elder Law Society is a non-partisan, student-run organization dedicated to promoting knowledge and awareness of elder law issues affecting students and their families, law professionals, and the public at large through educational programming and events at Roger Williams University School of Law. The Elder Law Society is committed to building a bridge between law students, the local community, and attorneys in the greater New England area for the purpose of professional development.