Upcoming Events

Happy Holidays

Happy Holidays

Talk on U.N. Convention on Law of the Sea with Rear Admiral Steven D. Poulin
DEC
01
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Bay View Room - School of Law
Winter Solstice
DEC
02
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Bay View Room
Law Alumni Association Holiday Reception
DEC
03
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Citizens Plaza Rotunda
Marine Affairs Advisory Board Meeting
DEC
12
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Bay View Room
Champions for Justice Dinner and Public Interest Auction
JAN
30
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Providence Biltmore Hotel

Fast Facts

RWU Law offers a joint JD and master’s degree in marine affairs with the University of Rhode Island. Only 3 law schools in the U.S. offer such a joint degree.



Tysha Vaughn '11

photo of Tysha VaughnTysha Vaughn ’11 spent last summer as a legal intern with the Rhode Island Department of Health’s Healthy Homes and Environment Team, working on compliance and enforcement of the state’s Lead Poisoning Prevention Act.  At RWU Law, Tysha has served on the Moot Court Board and is an active member of the Multi-Cultural Law Students Association.  “I want to be looked upon as a professional who serves the community in which I live,” Tysha says. “I want to make a positive impact.”