Wednesday, February 28, 2018

In the News:

  • U.S. top court to mull rules on what voters can wear to polls – Reuters (2/27 – Featured in yesterday’s briefing, this story originally out of Reuters quotes Commonwealth Law Professor Michael R. Dimino Sr. Article is also featured in U.S. News and World Report.)
  • A shuttered West Philly church and the mystery of Father Sharkey – The Philadelphia Inquirer (2/28 – Widener Adjunct Professor of English in the Center for Continuing Studies, Anthony DeCurtis, is featured in this article that appears online and in today’s print edition)
  • Chester students compete in Heritage Bowl – Delaware County Daily Times (2/28 – Featured online and in today’s print edition, this article announces the Widener Partnership Charter School as winner of the 2018 Heritage Bowl)

Alumni News:

  • Executing the perfect legal strategy – Lawyer Monthly (2/26 – Delaware Law graduate Domenick Di Cicco shares his 23 years of experience in the field in this Q&A)
  • Alissa L. Van Horn has been recognized among the top in her industry by notice – Digital Journal (2/26 – Alissa L. Van Horn is a graduate of Delaware Law)
  • Nominating panel sends mayor list of potential School Board members – CBS Philadelphia (2/26 – Widener graduate, Sharon Parker, is one of the candidates for School Board selected by the Education Nominating Panel)

Athletics Update:

Events on Main Campus Today:

  • Spring 2018 Themed Dinner Series: Hawaiian Luau; 5 – 6:30 p.m.; Marriott Dining Room Academic Center North, Main Campus
  • Men’s Volleyball vs. Wilkes, 6 p.m.; Home
  • Women’s Lacrosse vs. Stockton; 7 p.m.; Home
  • Men’s Basketball vs. Wilson – ECAC Division III Tournament; 8 p.m.; Home

Events on Commonwealth Law Campus:

  • Moot Court Honor Society Practice; 5 – 8 p.m.; A180