Friday, January 17, 2014

In the News:

  • Hedging their bets: 2014 Pennsylvania Governor’s Race – Philadelphia Business Journal (1/17 – Subscription required to access full article; Dr. Wes Leckrone, associate professor of political science, provided expert commentary)
  • Calvary Baptist to kick off Dr. King events – Delaware County Daily Times (1/17 – A listing of the many ways Widener is celebrating the life of Dr. King on Monday)
  • Widener unable to host Hoops from the Heart clinic – Delaware County Daily Times (1/17) 
  • Law Professor G. Randall Lee was a guest on the noon news on WDEL-AM on 1/16. He discussed the Supreme Court case involving free speech and protesters outside abortion clinics.
  • West Essex area students make their mark – The Progress (1/17 – Michael Mitchell of Roseland, NJ, a junior accounting major, was named to the dean’s list for the fall 2013 semester at Widener)
  • Three Medford high school students win leadership awards – The South Jersey Sun (1/15 – Mention of recipients of the High School Leadership Award)
  • D’Antonio receives Widener leadership award – Chester County Press (1/14 – Mention of a recipient of the High School Leadership Award)

Athletic Update:

Events on Main Campus today:

  • Student Involvement Fair; 11 a.m.–1 p.m.; University Center Atrium

Events on the Delaware Campus today:

  • Roundtable Discussion with Richard Negrin, deputy mayor of administration and coordination and managing director of the city of Philadelphia; 2–4 p.m.; Alfred Avins Special Collection Library Room

Events on Main Campus Saturday:

  • Women’s Basketball vs. Hood College; 1 p.m.;  Home
  • Men’s Basketball vs. Hood College; 3 p.m.; Home