Wednesday, October 25, 2017

In the News:

  • J&J Wins Battle Against $417M Talc Award, But War Not Over – Law 360 (10/23 – Jean Eggen, distinguished emeritus professor at Delaware Law School, provided expert commentary)
  • Study aims to solve a prostheses problem: sweat – Stars and Stripes (10/24 – Repost of the article about Assistant Professor Dr. Jonathan Akins receiving a grant to support research. The article also appeared on Page A2 of the Philadelphia Inquirer on Wednesday.)
  • Annual community computer clean-up held by Widener – The Spirit (10/25 – Story about Widener’s Computer Science Department hosting Community Tech Day on Oct. 21)
  • Supreme Court candidates face off with election 2 weeks away – Bradenton Herald (10/25 – Associated Press story on a candidates forum held at Commonwealth Law. Similar stories appeared on WITF, as well as WHTM’s (ABC) and WGAL’s (NBC)  broadcast.)

Alumni News:

  • Kathryn D. Keithley, Psy.D. Recognized as a Professional of the Year by Strathmore’s Who’s Who Worldwide Publication – Biz Wire Express (10/25 – Kathryn Keithley obtained a doctor of psychology from Widener in 1994)

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Events on Main Campus Today:

  • First-Year Common Experience Roundtable; 12 – 1 p.m.; University Center Webb Room
  • CSA Pit Stop; 12 – 1 p.m.; University Center Room A
  • Leadership Essentials; 12 – 1 p.m.; University Center Room C

Events on Commonwealth Law Campus Today:

  • Supreme Court/League of Woman Voters of Pennsylvania; 12:30 – 1:30 p.m.; A180
  • Post & Schell Mentoring Event/Sharon Lopez PBA President; 5 – 7 p.m.; The Gallery

Events on Delaware Law Campus Today:

  • Federalist Society Debate: Rod Smolla & Ryan Walsh; 6 – 7 p.m.; Delaware Law

Athletics Update: