Wednesday, January 31, 2018

In the News:

  • Economic Impact of Immigration by State – WalletHub (1/30 Commonwealth Law Professor Jill Family is quoted in an expert Q&A on the topic)
  • Student starts campaign to bring veteran banners to Tower City – Republican Herald (1/31 – This article focuses on high school student Faizan Ali, a Widener Leadership Award recipient) 
  • Student News – Kent County News (1/30 – Article lists students on the Widener fall 2017 dean’s list. Additional dean’s list coverage in
  • Friendly barbs fly at Widener over Eagles and Pats loyalties – Delaware County Daily Times (1/31 – A story on friendly Super Bowl rivalries features six Widener students: Matt Blankenstein, Boyd McCoy, Lisa Gale, Alissa Dadarwala, Leo Harmon and Justin Gilffillan. This article appears online and in today’s print edition.)
  • College Access Center closing in June – NewsEdge  (1/31 – The College Access Center (CAC) was created by the Chester Higher Education Council (CHEC) of which Widener is a member)

Alumni News:

  • Gaming law education comes to central Pennsylvania – Casino Connection AC (1/30 – Susan Hensel is a Commonwealth Law graduate who later returned to the school to teach a gaming law course)

Athletics Update:

Events on Commonwealth Law Campus Today:

  • LEXIS training; 11:30 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.; Room L-206
  • LEXIS training; 4 – 5 p.m.; Room L-206
  • Student Social; 4:30 – 6:30 p.m.; 4310 Valley View Road, Harrisburg, PA

Events on Delaware Law Campus Today:

  • Dean’s Honor Reception for Year-1 Law Students; 5:15 – 7:30 p.m.; Barristers’ Club
  • SBA Town Hall Meeting; 5:30 – 6:30 p.m.; Main Law Building Room 237