Friday, December 22, 2017

In the News:

  • Sustainable Development In Law Practice: A Lens For Addressing All Legal Problems – PA Environmental Digest Blog (12/21 – Commonwealth Law professor John C. Dernbach authors this article summarizing his latest research, published in the Denver University Law Review, that assesses the legal work required for sustainable development)
  • $7.5 million prison settlement could keep key details from public – The News Journal (12/21 – Lawrence A. Hamermesh, a professor emeritus at Delaware Law, provides expert commentary on this settlement)
  • New Presidents or Provosts – Inside Higher Ed (12/22 – Steven C. Wilhite, former provost of Widener University, is mentioned for his new appointment as provost and vice president for academic affairs and student success at the American University of Ras Al Khaimah in the United Arab Emirates)

Alumni News:

  • Archdiocese names new head of Catholic elementary education – Catholic Philly (12/20 – Widener graduate Andrew McLaughlin has been named the secretary for elementary education for the Archdiocese of Philadelphia)
  • Missanelli radio show to be simulcast on NBC Sports Philadelphia – Philadelphia Business Journal (12/21 – Sports radio show hosted by Mike Missanelli, a Delaware Law graduate, will join the NBC Sports Philadelphia radio lineup)
  • Governor Larry Hogan Announces Judicial Appointments – The AFRO-American Newspaper (12/22 – This news clip announces Amy Bills, a Commonwealth Law graduate, as one of four new judicial appointees to the District Court for Montgomery County)