Wednesday, December 23, 2015

In the News:

  • PEACE OF MIND: Is it just the winter blues? – News of Delaware County and Town Talk (12/22 – Monthly column written by a student in the PsyD program. This month’s column was written by Pamela A Castiñeiras)
  • Rowan, Widener agree on fast-track Delaware Law School program – The Philadelphia Business Journal (12/22 – Story on an articulation agreement between Delaware Law School and Rowan University. A similar story appeared in the Philly Voice, the JD Journal and the Press of Atlantic City)
  • Widener University Small Business Development Center names director – Delaware County Daily Times (12/22 – Lenin P. Agudo was named director of the Widener SBDC)

Athletic Update:

Upcoming Events:

  • December 24 – Winter Holiday Begins! Enjoy!

Tuesday, December 22, 2015

In the News:

  • 7 ways to save on taxes before the year ends – Yahoo! Finance (12/21 – Theresa Shea, an instructor in the School of Business Adminstration, provided expert commentary) 
  • PivotPoint: How can I make my company military/veteran-friendly? – The Philadelphia Inquirer (12/20 – Jon Peterson, director of Executive Leadership Programs for the Oskin Leadership Institute, provided commentary for the PivotPoint series, which features business experts each week) 
  • During holidays it’s all about eye candy – Western Mass News (12/18 – Ross Steinman, associate professor of psychology, was quoted) 

Athletic Update:

Monday, December 21, 2015

In the News: 

  • Blaine Price completes leadership certificate program at Widener University – Herald Mail Media (12/20)
  • Joseph Fuhr, professor of economics, was interviewed during the afternoon broadcast on WDEL-AM on 12/18 about the AstraZeneca merger in Delaware.
  • Echoes from the past at oral argument – The News Journal (12/18 – Column by Mary Ellen Maatman, a professor at Delaware Law) 
  • Obamacare enrollment sites this week – The News Journal (12/18 – Delaware Law is listed as an enrollment site*) 
  • Law Professor Assails ‘Harsh’ Mandatory Minimum Laws in Award Speech – The Legal Intelligencer (12/18 – Leonard N. Sosnov, a professor at Delaware Law, was named the recipient of the Philadelphia Bar Association’s Thurgood Marshall Award. Two stories on the award and the ceremony appeared in Delaware Law Weekly on 12/16)

Athletic Update:

Friday, December 18, 2015

In the News:

  • AstraZeneca merger talks raise anxiety in Delaware – The News Journal (12/17 – Joseph Fuhr, professor of economics, provided expert commentary) 
  • Kane’s sister received emails mocking Asians, blacks and domestic violence – Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (12/17 – Wes Leckrone, associate professor of political science, was quoted)
  • Military Notes – Daily Local News (12/17 – The Army ROTC Dauntless Battalion at Widener University welcomed 25 cadets from Widener this fall as enrolled cadets)
  • 5 ways men secretly cheat – New York Post (12/17 – Justin Sitron, associate professor of human sexuality, provided expert commentary)
  • French Professor Dr. Stephanie Schechner Lectures Chester High School French Students on Impressionism – Ms. B: The Good News (12/15)

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Thursday, December 17, 2015

In the News:

  • Firms, In-House Counsel Brace For Impact of Dow-DuPont Merger – Delaware Law Weekly (12/16 – Ruby R. Vale Professor of Corporate and Business Law Lawrence Hamermesh was quoted*)

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Athletic Update:

Wednesday, December 16, 2015

In the News: 

  • Widener Law Student Honored by Philadelphia Bar – Delaware Law Weekly (12/16 – Delaware Law Student Bethany Wigfield received a 2015 Law Student Award from the Public Interest Section of the Philadelphia Bar Association)
  • Portrait in Tribute – The Philadelphia Inquirer (12/15 – Photo and caption of the unveiling of the portrait of Former President James T. Harris III with Leona Shanks, widow of the artist Nelson Shanks. No link available; see the cover of the Local News section) 
  • Two honors for the former Widener University president – The Philadelphia Inquirer (No link available; see page B3 for a story on the unveiling of a portrait and dedication of the new residence hall in honor of Dr. James T. Harris III, former president of Widener University) 
  • On Love: Christine Allie & Stuart Lazar – The Washington Post (12/11 – Christine Allie is an assistant professor at Delaware Law) 

 

Tuesday, December 15, 2015

In the News: 

  • On the Boards – The Philadelphia Inquirer (12/14 – Ducis Rodgers, sports director for WPVI-TV’s Action News, has been named to the Widener University Communication Studies Advisory Board)
  • Delaware Law School student receives award – Hockessin Community News (12/14 – Delaware Law Student Bethany Wigfield received a 2015 Law Student Award from the Public Interest Section of the Philadelphia Bar Association)
  • Environmental Summit: Land swap could help Chester residents in floodprone areas – Delaware County Daily Times (12/13 – The Delaware County Environmental Summit was held at Widener University
  • PivotPoint: What can I do to be a true leader? – The Philadelphia Inquirer (12/11 – Arthur Schwartz, executive director of the Oskin Leadership Institute, provided commentary for the PivotPoint series, which features business experts each week) 

Athletic Update:

Monday, December 14, 2015

In the News:

  • Widener-PMC Alumni Association honors two – Delaware County Daily Times (12/13 – The Widener University-Pennsylvania Military College Alumni Association recognized Oliver Armitage and Alexandra Hunter at their annual awards ceremony)
  • Edinboro University awards degrees to more than 400 – The Meadville Tribune (12/13 – A mention of Dr. Julie Wollman, who was named president of Widener University)
  • Obamacare enrollment sites this week – The News Journal (12/13 – Delaware Law is listed as an enrollment site*) 
  • Ballard Spahr Adds DuPont Attorney – Delaware Law Weekly (12/9 – Ruby R. Vale Professor of Corporate and Business Law Lawrence Hamermesh was quoted. A similar story appeared in the Delaware Business Court Insider*) 
  • Intimacy and Aging – Philly Fun Guide (Posting of an upcoming lecture by Dr. Robin Goldberg-Glen, associate professor of social work, at the Free Library of Philadelphia)

Events on Main Campus Today:

  • Harris Hall Dedication; 10:30 a.m.; Harris Hall Multipurpose Room, 2nd Floor

Athletic Update:

Friday, December 11, 2015

In the News:

  • Widener prof: Lincoln trial focus on vengeance, not law – The News Journal (12/10 – Feature story on a book by Thomas Reed, professor emeritus at Delaware Law. Michael Slinger, associate dean at Delaware Law, was quoted)
  • Guidelines coming soon for Delaware police interrogations – The News Journal (12/10 – Thomas Reed, professor emeritus of law, was quoted) 
  • Senior Notes – Daily Local News (12/10 – Mention of the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at Widener) 
  • New president named at Edinboro University – The Sentinel (12/10 – Repost of the story that mentions Dr. Julie Wollman is leaving Edinboro to become president of Widener University)

Events on Main Campus today: Last Day of Classes

Events on Main Campus Saturday: 

  • Women’s Basketball vs. Stevenson University; 1 p.m.; Home
  • Men’s Basketball vs. Stevenson University; 3 p.m.; Home
  • Men’s and Women’s Swimming vs. Washington College (Md.); 6 p.m.; Home

Athletic Update:

Thursday, December 10, 2015

In the News: 

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Events on Main Campus today:

  • Holiday Open House for Main Campus employees; 11:30 a.m.–1:30 p.m.; Old Main, Trustees Board Room

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