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.
Older Wiser Law Students Society (OWLS)
Are OWLS really “older and wiser?” Come find out! OWLS is open to all law students of all ages and backgrounds and is dedicated to supporting the non-traditional student who is pursuing law as a second career, after a lapse in an academic environment, and/or is juggling the challenges of law school with their spouse, children, and/or other loved ones. OWLS promotes involvement in school and community events and hosts relevant forums as well as wholesome and mature events for law students, their families, and loved ones.