Monday, January 4, 2016

In the News: 

  • For colleges in N.J., 2015 was about affordability – The Philadelphia Inquirer (1/4 – Mention of agreement between Widener University Delaware Law School and Rowan University)
  • Bill Cosby charged with sexual assault – MSNBC (12/30 – Law Professor Judy Ritter was a guest on Lawrence O’Donnell’s “Last Word” show  after Cosby was charged)
  • Sign up by Jan. 15 for Obamacare Feb. 1 – The News Journal (12/30 – Delaware Law School is a site)
  • Chester City Council gives Mayor Linder a warm send-off – Delaware County Daily Times (12/30 – Widener University was mentioned) 
  • Dr. Timaree: How to be mindful, ethical when it comes to porn – Philly.com (12/29 – Blog post by Dr. Timaree Schmit, an adjunct professor in the Center for Human Sexuality Studies)
  • Unhappy DuPont stockholders in limbo over cuts, mergers – The News Journal (12/27 – Lawrence Hamermesh, professor at Delaware Law School, provided expert commentary) 
  • Bill Cosby’s Accusers Are Helping Pioneer a New Kind of Legal Strategy – New York Magazine, The Cut (12/23 – Rodney Smolla, dean of the Delaware Law School, provided expert commentary) 
  • Rowan, Widener announce track to finish undergrad and law school in 6 years – PhillyVoice (12/22 – Announcement of an agreement between Widener University Delaware Law School and Rowan University for a six-year dual degree program. Similar stories appeared in The Philadelphia Inquirer and The News Journal

Athletic Update: