Friday, February 28, 2014

Coming up:

  • Today: The Pennsylvania Cable Network will broadcast the School of Law’s Jurist in Residence Lecture on civil forfeiture, given by Judge Mary Hannah Leavitt at 2:25 p.m.

In the News:

  • Pistorius Prosecution in Fight to Prove Premeditated Murder – Bloomberg (2/28 – Law Professor Jules Epstein provided expert commentary) 
  • Beth Israel honors Chester Eastside Ministries – Delaware County Daily Times (2/28 – Mention of a Widener University study) 
  • Local law school enrollment drops by over 30 percent – Philadelphia Business Journal (2/27 – Widener University’s School of Law was mentioned) 
  • The Heron’s Nest: Meet 4 outstanding young people in Delco – (2/27 – ‘Live from the Newsroom’ featured recipients of the Widener University High School Leadership Awards)
  • States are for losers — or why gay-marriage backers suddenly want the feds in charge – GovBeat, a Washington Post blog (2/26 – Wes Leckrone, associate professor of political science, provided expert commentary) 

News Releases:

Events on Main Campus this Saturday:

  • Men’s Lacrosse vs. Swarthmore College; 1 p.m.; Home

Athletic Update: