Monday, February 12, 2018

In the News:

  • State government standoff: Pennsylvania’s ‘constitutional crisis’ over court’s redistricting decision – WHYY (2/9 – This article quotes Commonwealth Law School Professor John Gedid. Professor Gedid’s comments also ran on WHYY radio segment.)
  • Morrison, Berard, Kelley, Caraker announce college athletic plans – Daily Hampshire Gazette (2/9 – Hopkins Academy student Hannah Berard signed on to play Division III soccer for Widener)
  • Nine centers achieve National Senior Center Accreditation in January – Public Now (2/9 – Widener is mentioned in this article announcing that the Chester Senior Center received the National Senior Center Accreditation)
  • ABC 27 News (2/11 – This Sunday Morning News broadcast discusses the upcoming debate on legalizing marijuana that will take place at Commonwealth Law campus this Thursday from noon to 1 p.m. The official press announcement on the event was shared by Public Now.)

Alumni News:

  • Goldstein named chief deputy, Reardon appointed state solicitor – (2/9 – Aaron Goldstein, a Commonwealth Law graduate, was named chief deputy attorney general. This announcement also appeared in Sussex Living and Dover Post.)
  • Notebook: And for the defense…Mike Miller – Maryland Matters (2/9 – Commonwealth Law graduate Reggie McKoy will serve as the field and outreach director for MD gubernatorial candidate Rushern Baker)

Athletics Update:

Events on Main Campus Today:

  • President’s Lecture; 12 – 12:45 p.m.; Lathem Hall
  • Public Stargazing; 6:30 – 7:30 p.m.; Widener Observatory, Kirkbride Hall

Events on Commonwealth Law Campus Today:

  • Business Advising Lunch; 12 – 1:30 p.m.; L201
  • BLSA Panel Discussion; 5:30 – 7 p.m.; L203