Thursday, November 5, 2015

In the News:

  • Engineering hopefuls make a splash at Widener – Delaware County Daily Times (11/5 – Feature story on School of Engineering’s Mousetrap Competition for high school students. Ron Mersky, associate professor of civil engineering, was quoted. A similar story appeared during the evening news broadcast on WPVI-TV (ABC)
  • Washington Redskins should keep name, law professors say in court filing – USA Today (11/4 – Delaware Law Dean Rodney Smolla, who wrote the brief, was quoted. This story appeared on a number of Gannett news sites including the Star Gazettethe News Star, and The News Messenger
  • Will Close Review Dampen Abusive M&A Suits in Del.?- Bloomberg BNA (11/4 – Law Professor Lawrence Hamermesh provided expert commentary) 
  • Donations from lawyers, labor fuel wins for Dems in Pa. Supreme Court race – Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (11/4 – Michael Dimino, a professor at Commonwealth Law, was quoted) 
  • Incumbents fend off challenge in Wallingford-Swarthmore – Delaware County Daily Times (11/3 – Mention of Connie Holt, a dietician and an associate professor emeritus of hospitality management) 

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