Thursday, April 10, 2014

In the News:

  • Two Democrats get feisty in gubernatorial debate – The Philadelphia Inquirer (4/10 – Story on the Democratic governor debate, which was held at the School of Law’s Harrisburg Campus. An Associated Press story appeared in a number of outlets including: The Sentinel, York Daily Record, and WITF. The Patriot-News also featured a story on the debate) 
  • Chester’s crumbling Deshong Mansion demolished – The Philadelphia Inquirer (4/10 – Widener University was mentioned) 
  • UPDATE 2-Detroit deal with insurers could set stage for more compromises – Reuters (4/9 – Law Professor Juliet Moringiello provided expert commentary for  a story on bankruptcy, which also appeared on CNBC and MSN)
  • Chancery Court issues unprecedented arrest warrant – News Journal (4/9 –  Law professor Lawrence A. Hamermesh was quoted*)
  • Harrisburg’s Widener Law to Host Distressed Cities Conference – The Bond Buyer (4/9 – Mention of upcoming conference on the Harrisburg Campus*) 
  • Widener champion golfer beating the odds – WPVI-TV (ABC) (4/8 –  A feature story on Lee Thomas, a senior computer science major and member of the Widener golf team, aired on the evening news broadcast)

News Releases:

Events on or near Main Campus today:

  • SBDC Seminar: Government Procurement Opportunities; 9 a.m.–12 p.m.; Widener SBDC
  • Softball vs. Haverford College; 4 p.m. and 5:45 p.m.; Home

Athletic Update:

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