Friday, November 7, 2014

Coming Up:

  • Dr. Shana L. Maier, associate professor of criminal justice and director of the MCJ Program, will appear on “And Another Thing with Larry Mendte” at 7 p.m. on 11/8. The show will re-air on 11/9 at 9 a.m. on MeTV KJWP Channel 2. This show was originally scheduled to air 11/1 and 11/2. Maier will discuss California’s new “yes means yes” law.

In the News: 

  • Detroit’s dash through bankruptcy awaits court nod – Reuters (11/7 – Juliet Moringiello, professor at Widener Law Harrisburg, provided expert commentary; This story appeared in multiple outlets, including Yahoo! News and The Orlando Sentinel)
  • After midterm dust settles, fog lingers over 2016 presidential field – Al Jazeera America (11/7 – Michael Dimino Sr., professor at Widener Law Harrisburg, provided expert commentary)
  • Pennsylvania SBDC announces award recipients at Annual Small Business Growth Forum – PR Newswire (11/7 – The Widener SBDC earned the Center Goal Achievement Award)
  • Coattails? What coattails? Wolf’s win doesn’t lift Pa. Democrats: John L. Micek – The Patriot-New (11/6 – Wes Leckrone, associate professor of political science, was quoted)
  • 5 Immediate Signs He’s a Keeper – HerCampus.com (11/4 – Rachel Born, a doctoral student in the human sexuality program, provided expert commentary) 

Events on Main Campus today:

  • Lone Brick Theatre presents “Lysistrata;” 8 p.m.; Alumni Auditorium
  • Stargazing; 8–9 p.m.; Widener Observatory

Events on Main Campus Saturday:

  • Lone Brick Theatre presents “Lysistrata;” 8 p.m.; Alumni Auditorium

Events on Main Campus Sunday:

  • FreshBaked Theatre presents “The Odyssey;” 2 p.m.; Alumni Auditorium
  • Lone Brick Theatre presents “Lysistrata;” 8 p.m.; Alumni Auditorium

Athletic Update: