Thursday, January 18, 2018

In the News:

  • Back Mountain residents in the news – The Dallas Post (1/17 – Widener undergraduate students John Luksic and Elizabeth Kravitz are mentioned for their dean’s list achievement this past fall semester) 
  • Editorial: ‘A Chester Story’ tells the city’s story – Delaware County Daily Times (1/17 – This editorial featured online and in today’s print edition mentions Widener University as an anchor in the community)

Alumni News:

  • Advantage engineers welcomes Chad Brenneman as Director of Human Resources – Seattle PI (1/17 – Chad Brenneman is a Widener University graduate)
  • Governor Carney nominates Samantha Lukoff as Family Court Commissioner – NewsEdge (1/17 – Widener School of Law graduate, Samantha Lukoff, was nominated to serve as a Family Court Commissioner in New Castle County) 
  • Kevin Reid has been reappointed to KingSpry’s Executive committee and other hires and promotions – The Morning Call (1/18 – Commonwealth Law graduate Keely Jac Collins has been named partner at the law firm KingSpry)

Athletics Update:

  • Dizbon, Maloney take on larger roles at Susquehanna, King’s – The Dallas Post (1/17 – Article features a write-up for the recent Widener men’s and women’s swimming meet against Cabrini)
  • Softball Adds Winter Clinic on Feb. 11
  • Men’s Basketball: Arcadia 79, Widener 57
    • Widener loses by large margin to Arcadia, 79-57 – Recap, Box score – HERO Sports (1/18 – Post-game recap of the Widener men’s basketball game against Arcadia)
  • Women’s Basketball: Arcadia 71, Widener 68
    • Arcadia wins close call vs Widener, 71-68 – Recap, Box score – HERO Sports (1/18 – Game summary for the Widener women’s basketball game against Arcadia)
  • Local College Basketball: Ross’ last-second jumper pushes Penn past ’Nova – Delaware County Daily Times (1/18 – Article includes coverage of both the Widener men’s and women’s basketball games)

Press Releases:

Events on Main Campus Today:

  • State Street Reading Series Undergraduate Night; 7 – 9 p.m.; Media Arts Center Gallery

Events on Commonwealth Law Campus Today:

  • LawMeets Volunteer Meeting; 12 – 1 p.m.; L205
  • Student Town Hall; 5 – 6 p.m.; The Pit