Monday, April 7, 2014

In the News:

  • 8 ways to derail your retirement – MarketWatch (4/7 – Column post by Kenn Tacchino, professor of taxation and financial planning)
  • Commence the firestorms – The Philadelphia Inquirer (4/6 – Story on commencement speakers, which mentioned Senate Majority Leader Dominic Pileggi, who will speak at Widener)
  • Records reveal could unravel ‘naked corruption’ scandal – The Pittsburgh-Tribune Review (4/5 – Wes Leckrone, associate professor of political science, provided expert commentary. This story also appeared in the Lebanon Daily News)
  • A Green Ruling: Franklin Kury and the 40-year fight for clean air and water in Pennsylvania – The Patriot-News (Distinguished Professor of Law John Dernbach provided expert commentary) 
  • Sexuality Matters: Breaking gender ‘rules’ and expanding your imagination – News of Delaware County (4/4 – Monthly column by a student in the human sexuality program. This month’s column was written by Rebecca Katherine Hirsch)

News Releases:

Events on the Harrisburg Campus today:

  • Pennsylvania Women’s Forum Solutions Series; 12 p.m.; Administration Building, A180

Events on Main Campus today:

  • Marking the Great War at Widener: Lecture; 4–5 p.m.; Wolfgram Library, Drost Room
  • Stargazing; 8:30 p.m.; Widener Observatory

Athletic Update:

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