Tuesday, August 13, 2013

In the news:

  • Dean’s List – PhillyBurbs.com (8/12 – Mention of students named to the dean’s list at the School of Law)
  • Dangers of trying to set Earth’s thermostat: Column – USA Today (8/11 – Andrew Strauss, associate dean for faculty and strategic initiatives at the School of Law Delaware Campus, co-wrote the column)
  • Legal ethicists are playing catch-up to create social media guidelines for lawyers, judges – ABA Journal (8/10 – Law Professor Juliet Morningiello was a panelist at a recent ABA meeting*)

*This article is available by online subscription only, as there is now a pay wall on the site allowing only a certain amount of views. 

Monday, August 12, 2013

In the news:

  • On the Boards – The Philadelphia Inquirer (8/12 – Katelyn Murray joined the board of directors for the Sexuality and Aging Consortium at Widener University)
  • Another bill to cut Pennsylvania’s General Assembly being offered – Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (8/11 – Wes Leckrone, associate professor of political science, provided expert commentary)
  • Graduates – Republican Herald (8/11 – Mention of a recent graduate from the School of Nursing)
  • Hollywood comes to Widener University – Campus Inq, Philly.com (8/9 – Blog post on the new Cyc wall that is being built in Freedom Hall. Dwight DeWerth-Pallmeyer, director of Communication Studies, was quoted)  
  • Pa. Attorney General Kane’s views on same-sex marriage ban fuel ACLU lawsuit Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (8/9 – Law Professor John Culhane provided expert commentary)
  • Ackman’s public debate over J.C. Penney escalates – Yahoo! News (8/9 – Law Professor Lawrence Hamermesh was quoted in this Reuters news story, which appeared in a number of outlets including CNBC)

Athletic Update: