Wednesday, September 10, 2014

In the News:

  • Widener University’s public observatory gazes deeper into cosmos with new telescope – Delaware County Daily Times (9/10 – A story on the Widener Observatory, featuring expert commentary from Dr. Harry Augensen, director of the Widener Observatory. Kevin Marshall, a professor in the astronomy and physics, was also quoted) 
  • Appeals court rules DOC officials can be sued for suicide – The News Journal (9/10 – John Culhane, professor of law, provided expert commentary) 
  • Widener’s Civic Engagement Portal Facilitates Students’ Connection to the Community – The New American Colleges and Universities News (9/9 – Feature story on Widener’s Office of Civic Engagement service website, including expert commentary from Elizabeth Housholder, assistant dean of civic engagement) 
  • Delaware-chartered firms can force investor suits into home-state courts – The Knowledge Effect, Reuters (9/9 – Law Professor Lawrence Hamermesh was quoted) 

News Release:

Events on the Delaware Campus today:

  • Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner Workshop; 8 a.m.; Polishook Hall, Room 103

Events on Main Campus today:

  • The Impact of Women’s Political Leadership on Democracy and Development in Rwanda, a presentation by Dr. Shirley Randell; 12 p.m.; Lathem Hall
  • Men’s Soccer vs. Swarthmore College; 7 p.m.;  Home

Athletic Update: