Thursday, January 2, 2014

In the News:

  •  At Widener, a landmark for women in law – News Journal (12/30 – Story on the School of Law’s Student Bar Association, which is led entirely by women. A similar Associated Press story appeared on WCAU-TV (NBC) and in The Washington Post, the JD Journal, and the Stamford Advocate)
  • Cooper Tire terminates $2.5 billion sale to India’s Apollo – Reuters (12/30 – Law Professor Lawrence Hamermesh provided expert commentary in this Reuters story, which appeared in a number of outlets including CNBC)
  • Monday and Friday are stargazing nights at Widener observatory – The Philadelphia Inquirer (12/27 – A story on the Widener University Observatory featuring expert commentary from Harry Augensen, professor of physics and astronomy)
  • Which Local College President is Best Compensated? – Media Patch (12/26 – President James T. Harris III was mentioned in this story, which appeared in a number of Patches in Pennsylvania)
  • Corbett administration awards $133 million in state grants; nine midstate recipients make cut – The Patriot-News (12/24 – Mention of the Harrisburg Campus
  • Christmas curmudgeon: How to keep the Grinch in your life from stealing holiday cheer – The Philadelphia Inquirer (12/24 – Reposting of The Chicago Tribune story featuring expert commentary from Dr. Hal Shorey, assistant professor of clinical psychology. Other storied appeared in The Modesto Bee and The Fresno Bee

Athletic Update: