Wednesday, January 17, 2018

In the News:

  • How one university is trying to ‘create a space for listening’ – The Chronicle of Higher Education (1/9 – In this video interview, Widener president Julie Wollman discusses the purpose and aspirations for the Common Ground Initiative)
  • Universities in partnership with schools: Strategies for youth development and community renewal. New directions for youth development, Number 122. J–B MHS single issue mental health services – Military Technologies(1/13 – Widener is a featured case study)
  • Case studies for implementing assessment in student affairs. New directions for student services, Number 127. J–B SS single issue student services – Military Technologies (1/13 – Widener is listed as a case study)
  • 11 surprising erectile dysfunction causes – Men’s Health (1/15 – Professor Justin Sitron from the Center for Human Sexuality Studies is quoted explaining how anxiety and depression are the leading psychological causes for dysfunction. This article was also featured in Women’s Health.)
  • TMI’s future/DACA from local perspective – Smart Talk (1/17 – Commonwealth Law Professor Jill Family is featured on today’s program to discuss DACA, the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program. Professor Family also spoke on the topic with the news podcast 101.3’s This Morning, broadcasting out of Seoul, Republic of Korea.)

Athletics Update:

Events on Commonwealth Law Campus Today:

  • Women’s Law Caucus; 4:30 – 6:30 p.m.; Location TBD

Events on Delaware Law Campus Today:

  • Adjunct Faculty Orientation; 5:30 – 8:30 p.m.; The Barristers’ Club