Friday, October 16, 2015

In the News:

  • Candidates for appellate courts seats say they’d be fair – The Morning Call (10/16 – This Associated Press story mentions the debate, which was held at Widener University’s Commonwealth Law School. Similar stories appeared in a number of outlets including the Pittsburgh Tribune-ReviewThe Philadelphia Tribune, Centre Daily Times, New Jersey Herald, and the Sentinel
  • Talk of politics and friendship on the menu at dinner – Coastal Point (10/16 – Kenneth T. Kristl, associate professor of law the Delaware Law School, was named 2015 Environmentalist of the Year)
  • Three open seats, history, on Pa. Supreme Court – WHTM (ABC) (10/15 – Michael Dimino, a professor at Commonwealth Law, provided expert commentary) 
  • Shareholder activism to be focus lecture on Friday – The News Journal (10/15 – Mention of a lecture being held at Delaware Law

Events today: Homecoming and Family Weekend 2015 Begins

  • Encore of the 2015 annual Francis G. Pileggi Distinguished Lecture in Law with Columbia Law School Professor Jeffrey N. Gordon; 11 a.m.; Delaware Law, Ruby R. Vale Moot Courtroom
  • Widener Pride Day snack and music (Wear blue and gold); 2 p.m.; Old Main front lawn
  • Alumni Awards Celebration; 7 p.m.; Springhaven Country Club, Wallingford,Pa
  • John Vanore & Abstract Truth Big Band Jazz Concert; 8 p.m.; Kapelski Recital Hall

Events on Saturday:

Events on Sunday:

Athletic Update: