Monday, March 17, 2014

In the News:

  • People in the News – The Philadelphia Inquirer (3/17 – Beth Glassman announced as chief human resources officer)
  • Senior Notes – Daily Local News (3/17 – mention of upcoming OLLI events)
  • Money, Power, Spoils of Office Tempt State Lawmakers – Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (3/15 – Dr. Wes Leckrone, associate professor of political science, provided expert commentary)
  • Weird Laws of Delaware – The News Journal (3/15 -A story on the findings of Janet Lindenmuth, a reference librarian at Widener Law’s Delaware Campus)
  • STTI, Elsevier Announces Nurse Faculty Leadership Academy Participants – Advance for Nurses (3/15 – Dr. Barbara Patterson is listed as a NFLA faculty advisor as is Dr. Laura Dzurec, the new dean of the School of Nursing)
  • Student, Parents Sue School District Over Handling of “Joke” about Bomb Threat – Fox 43 (3/15 – School of Law Professor Randy Lee provided expert commentary; Lee also appeared on ABC27 News)
  • Ukraine’s Social Media Revolution Years in the Making – Voice of America (3/15 – Dr. Myron Kyj, professor emeritus of the School of Business Administration, provided expert commentary)
  • Bans on Smoking Gain Momentum – The News Journal (3/15 – Widener’s smoking ban is mentioned)
  • What’s Still at Stake in the Act 13 Court Battle? – State Impact NPR Blog (3/14 – Environmental Law Professor John Dernbach provided expert commentary)
  • Some Food for Thought – News of Delaware County (3/14 – Editorial about the hunger conference recently held on Widener’s Main Campus)

News Releases:

Events on the Delaware Campus today:

  • Pizza with Professors; 12 p.m.; Main Law Building Student Lounge

Events on Main Campus today:

  • Honors Week Student Presentations; 12 p.m.;  Webb Room (Click here for all Honors Week activities)
  • Stargazing (Weather Permitting); 7:30 p.m.; Widener Observatory

Athletic Update: