Friday, April 24, 2015

In the News:

  • Law Professor Juliet Moringiello was featured in a Q and A published in Bloomberg BRIEF: Municipal Market, on the potential for chapter 9 bankruptcy in Puerto Rico and what precedent that might set on 4/23. (No link available)
  • Dr. Melanie Davis, co-president of the Sexuality and Aging Consortium at Widener, was interviewed on KFI Radio 640 in Los Angeles for the podcast “Thompson and Espinosa On Demand” about the Iowa court case on senior sexuality involving Henry Rayhons, a former member of the Iowa House of Representatives.
  • Student News – (4/23 – Business student Corey Del Vecchio was recognized for an award he received at the annual School of Business Administration Banquet)
  • Villanova Army ROTC: under funded but overachieving – The Villanovan (4/32 – A spotlight on the Villanova ROTC Program, which is part of Widener’s Dauntless Battalion)
  • Does Midstate ignore global warming? Some environmentalists worry we are nearing tipping point – The Sentinel (4/24 –Law Professor Don Brown provided expert commentary)
  • Four of the hottest women in public relations – everythingpr (4/24 – Amber Winans, a member of the Widener University Communications Advisory Board, was named to the list)

Events on Main Campus today:

  • Undergraduate Student Project Day

Events on the Delaware Campus today:

  • Conference titled “Law Professors as Expert Witnesses;” 9 a.m.–5 p.m.; Main Law Building, Ruby R. Vale Moot Courtroom

 Events on or near Main Campus Sunday:

  • Widener Co-sponsored Debate: “Is Media Coverage of Politics Helping or Hurting our Democracy?” 8:30–11 a.m.; Sheraton Society Hill in Philadelphia
  • Widener Chorale Spring Concert; 7–8 p.m.; KLC 1

Athletic Update: