Thursday, July 31, 2014

In the News:

  • Fitch Rates Widener University Revs ‘A-‘; Outlook Stable – Fort Mill Times (7/30 –  Fitch Ratings has assigned an ‘A-‘ rating to the series 2014 revenue bonds to be issued in the amount of approximately $19 million by the Pennsylvania Higher Educational Facilities Authority on behalf of Widener)
  • Wolf working on plan for progressive Pa. income tax – WHYY’s Newsworks (7/30 – Dr. Wes Leckrone, associate professor of political science, provided expert commentary
  • Lower price, greater access to life-saving drugs – The Hill (7/30 – Op-Ed by Dr. Joseph Fuhr, professor of economics) 
  • Poynter Gathers Media and Thought Leaders to Explore 25 Years of News on the Web – Digital Journal (7/30 – The Web@25  panel was sponsored by Widener University; This news also appeared on IT Business Net)
  • A glimpse across the veil – Delco News Network (7/30 – Exton Campus instructor Lesley Wood will present a talk on paranormal photographs at Parastudy on Aug. 11)
  • On Campus – Register News (7/30 – Student Lindsay Donovan, an education major, was recognized for making the President’s List)

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