Monday, May 12, 2014

In the News:

  • Mom, daughter set to turn tassels together at Widener graduation – Delaware County Daily Times (5/11 – Feature story on Maribel Blythe, who will graduate from the School of Nursing alongside her daughter Kidian Martinez, who will graduate from the Center for Social Work Education on Friday) 
  • Setback can’t stop mom with a mission – The News Journal (5/11 – Feature story on Caren Sydnor, who suffered from paralysis, will graduate from the School of Law on Saturday. Similar stories appeared in a number of outlets including the USA Today
  • UD switches endowment to Northern Trust – The News Journal (5/10 – Lawrence Hamermesh, the Ruby R. Vale professor at the School of Law’s Institute of Delaware Corporate Law, provided expert commentary)
  • Campus Notes – Reading Eagle (5/11 – Erika Dahl was inducted into Beta Beta Beta biology honor society)
  • Drunk behind the wheel again: For one man, 12 DUI arrests – The News Journal (5/10 – Christopher Baxter, adjunct professor of law, was quoted) 
  • Michael Sam’s courage is rewarded – He gets drafted by the Rams – (5/10 – Dr. Betsy Crane, professor of human sexuality, and John Culhane, professor of law and director of the Health Law Institute, both co-chairs of the LGBT Task Force at Widener provided expert commentary)

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