Thursday, May 22, 2014

In the News:

  • Michael Dimino, associate professor of law, provided expert commentary during the morning news broadcast on WGAL-TV (NBC) on 5/22 regarding the lack of appeal on the same-sex marriage ruling.
  • With no appeal, marriage equality in Pennsylvania likely here to stay – The Patriot-News (5/21 – Law Professor John Culhane provided expert commentary. Culhane was also quoted in a story on WITF-FM (NPR))
  • Analysts don’t discount Corbett, say Wolf has early momentum – The Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (5/21 – Wes Leckrone, associate professor of political science, provided expert commentary) 
  • With homicides up, Chester mayor wants security cameras – The Philadelphia Inquirer (5/21 – Widener University was mentioned) 
  • Pennsylvania’s Largest K-8 Charter School to Convene Alums for Discussion on Experience, Quality of Education and Progress – Reuters (5/20 – Students from Widener University will be represented. Similar mention appeared in the Philadelphia Business Journal
  • AstraZeneca’s future not certain, observers say – The News Journal (5/19 – Law Professor Lawrence Hamermesh was quoted*) 

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