Friday, December 16

In the News:

  • Top 10 Colleges in the Philadelphia Area – The Wall Street Journal (12/15 – The Wall Street Journal has placed Widener among the Top 10 colleges and universities in the Philadelphia area – a highly competitive and dense higher education market)
  • Defense questions witness identifications in West Philly bodega killings – The Philadelphia Inquirer (12/16 – Dr. Suzanne Mannes, assistant professor of psychology, testified about her research involving the accuracy of witness identifications of perpetrators of crime)
  • Trump’s Supreme Court – The News Journal (12/15 – An op-ed by Alan Garfield, professor at Delaware Law)
  • Chester student-authors have book-signing at health fair – The Philadelphia Tribune (12/15 – News of the partnership between Widener education and nursing students and Stetser Elementary students to present a health fair based on the Mainline Health “Healthy Me” curriculum, which they follow throughout the fall semester; Last year’s participants from Stetser presented their findings and experiences working with the Widener students in a book)
  • Delaware Law Professor Judy Ritter appeared on WDEL on 12/15 during the evening drive time to discuss the latest death-penalty-related decision from the Delaware Supreme Court.