Friday, August 18, 2017

In the News:

  • Some of the strangest solar eclipse myths and superstitions of past centuries – DelmarvaNow (8/16 – Repost of The News Journal story featuring expert commentary by Dr. Harry Augensen, professor of astronomy and physics)
  • Opinion: Instant info making us less informed, less thoughtful – The Delaware Gazette (8/16 – Repost of an op-ed written Dwight DeWerth-Pallmeyer, associate professor of communication studies, which first appeared in The Philadelphia Inquirer) 

Alumni News:

  • Dr. Dennis Vespe Hired as Gloucester City School Superintendent; Starting Salary $157,500 – Gloucester City News (8/17 – Dennis Vespe received his doctorate in education from Widener)