Monday, January 13, 2014

In the News:

  • Supreme Court considers space restrictions on First Amendment – The News Journal (1/13 – An op-ed by Distinguished Professor of Law Alan Garfield*)
  • Court decision may have big impact on drilling – The Philadelphia Inquirer (1/12 – Distinguished Professor of Law John C. Dernbach was quoted) 
  • A Flashback to the Reign of J. Edgar Hoover – The New York Times (1/12 – An op-ed by Alumnus Brent Staples mentions the Black Student Union at Widener University) 
  • People – The Frederick News-Post (1/12 – Mention of students named to the dean’s list at Widener) 
  • Dean’s list – Republican Herald (1/12) 
  • New appeal of Delaware City Refinery’s oil-by-rail operation – The News Journal (1/11 – Kenneth T. Kristl, associate professor of law and directory of the Environmental and Natural Resources Law Clinic, was quoted*)
  • Education Law Adjunct Professor Kathleen Conn was on The Green program on WDDE-FM, the Delaware NPR affiliate on 1/10, talking about a federal judge’s decision involving the future of Reach Academy charter school for girls.
  • MLK Day “Hoops From the Heart” Benefits Anti-Poverty Agency – Haverford-Havertown Patch (1/10 – Mention of the basketball clinic being held at Widener)

Events on or near Main Campus today:

  • Spring semester 2014 begins
  • Philadelphia Speakers Series: Steve Wozniak, co-founder of Apple Computer; 8 p.m.; Kimmel Center

Athletic Update:

*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.