Friday, February 7, 2014

In the News:

  • Corbett, Ridge lobby against lawyer nominated for Justice Department post – Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (2/7 – Wes Leckrone, associate professor of political science, provided expert commentary)
  • Area students on Widener dean’s list – Standard Speaker (2/7)
  • Widener Law names new jurist in residence for Harrisburg campus – Central Penn Business Journal (2/6 – Commonwealth Court Judge Mary Hannah Leavitt was named jurist in residence)
  • Professor Jules Epstein was interviewed on WDEL-AM on 2/6 about the criminal case against lower Delaware pediatrician Melvin Morse, who is accused of waterboarding his stepdaughter.

News Releases:

Events on Main Campus today:

  • The Levels of Response: A Systematic Analysis of Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, and Transgender Youth and Suicide featuring Dr. Brent Satterly, sponsored by the Widener Center for Violence Prevention, the Office of Undergraduate Admissions, and the Center for Social Work Education; 9 a.m.–12 p.m.; Founders Hall, Room 109

Events on Main Campus Saturday:

  • Engineering Mini-Camp for High School Girls; 9 a.m.–4 p.m.; Kirkbride Hall

Events on Main Campus Sunday:

  • A Studio Recital; 3 p.m.; Alumni Auditorium Lobby

Athletic Update:

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