Tuesday, April 5, 2016

In the News:

  • 3 Ways Professors Can Balance Teaching Practical and Theoretical Skills – The Chronicle of Higher Education (4/4 – Feature story on the mock super political-action committee at Widener University led by Wes Leckrone, associate professor of political science. Leckrone and Nicole Crossey, a senior political science major, were quoted) 
  • Chemours, DuPont share annual meeting date – The News Journal (4/4 – Lawrence Hamermesh, professor of corporate law at Delaware Law, provided expert commentary) 
  • Philadelphia Mathematician Robert Clark Turns to Crowdfunding to Support Nanotechnology Research That Could Lead to ‘Flying’ Cars and Space Elevator – Nanotechnology Now (4/4 – Robert Clark is an adjunct professor of mathematics at Widener)
  • Appointments, Resignations, Deaths – The Chronicle of Higher Education (4/3 – Jayati Ghosh has been appointed dean of the School of Business Administration)
  • Local students – Lehigh Valley Live (4/1 – Mention of students inducted into Phi Kappa Phi at Widener) 

Events on or near the Commonwealth Law Campus Today:

  • Coffee at the Capitol; 8–10 a.m.; Pennsylvania State Capitol, Main Rotunda
  • John Gedid Lecture Series; 4–5 p.m.; Administrative Building, A180

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Athletic Update: