Monday, November 27, 2017

In the News:

  • Local College Students Serve a Holiday Meal – WCAU (NBC) (11/22 – NBC 10 featured Widener’s Center for Hospitality Management online and during the 4 p.m. broadcast on 11/22. Associate Professor Dr. Joy Dickerson and two Widener students were interviewed as they served a Thanksgiving meal at the Salvation Army. WPVI (ABC) also featured the meal on its 5 p.m. broadcast on 11/22.)
  • District Attorney-Elect Recuses Himself From Prosecuting Penn State Hazing Case – WESA-FM 90.5 (11/22 – Radio segment and article includes commentary from Robert Davis Jr., an adjunct professor at Commonwealth Law. )
  • Shoppers give thanks for earlier store openings in Bucks County – Bucks County Courier Times (11/24 – Psychology Professor Dr. Ross Steinman was quoted. The article also appeared in The Intelligencer.)
  • Society needs a Luther-like Reformation of the news – The Philadelphia Inquirer (11/24 – Op-ed piece written by Associate Professor Dr. Dwight DeWerth-Pallmeyer)
  • College professors’ new classroom worry? Their words going viral – The Philadelphia Inquirer (11/25 – Article quotes Widener Associate Professor Dr. Katherine Goodrich and Associate Professor Dr. J. Wesley Leckrone)

Alumni News:

  • Victoria E. Paone joins the firm of Paone, Zaleski & Murray – The Monmouth Journal (11/24 – Victoria Paone is a Delaware Law graduate)
  • Carper, Coons’ U.S. attorney candidate Weiss nominated by Trump – Dover Post (11/22 – David Weiss, recently nominated to be U.S. Attorney for the District of Delaware, is a Widener University School of Law graduate)

Events on Main Campus Today:

  • Public Stargazing; 6 – 7 p.m.; Kirkbride Observatory
  • Philadelphia Speaker Series: Cokie Roberts; 8 – 9 p.m..; Kimmel Center

Athletics Update: