Monday, March 12, 2018

In the News:

  • Trump’s NDA with Stormy Daniels is about much more than infidelity. What else is he hiding? – NBC News (3/9 – Delaware Law Professor Alan Garfield is the author of this opinion piece)
  • Dean’s List for March 10 – The Sentinel (3/9 – Article lists local students named to the Commonwealth Law dean’s list)
  • Qualcomm’s Delayed Board Election Spurs Lawsuit – Bloomberg Law (3/9 – Lawrence Hamermesh, a professor emeritus at Delaware Law School, is quoted)
  • NIGHT WORDS: Venus, Mercury pair up during evening twilight – Delco County News Network (3/9 – Article is written by Harry J. Augensen, Professor of Physics and Astronomy, at Widener)

Alumni News:

  • Gallagher to challenge Warren in 31st House district – Bucks County Courier Times (3/10 – Widener Commonwealth Law graduate Ryan Gallagher is running for a seat in the U.S. House of Representatives)
  • Retired nurse who keeps on giving to HIV/AIDS community to receive award – Arizona Daily Start (3/11 – Article features Widener graduate Linda Girard)
  • Charleston-area hires and promotions – The Post and Courier (3/12 – Widener alumnus Scott Weiskittel was named chief operating officer for Trident Medical Center in North Charleston, SC)

Athletics Update:

Tune In Today:

  • Tune in this morning to NBC 10 at 11:20 a.m. to watch Widener freshman, Apogee Scholar and previous High School Leadership Award winner Michaela Mertz and one of this year’s HSLA recipients discuss the impact of receiving the award.

Events on Main Campus Today:

  • Public Stargazing; 8 – 9 p.m.; Widener Observatory, Kirkbride Hall

Events on Delaware Law Campus Today:

  • DE Coalition on Open Government & DE Press Assoc. “Sunshine Week” Event; 4 – 8 p.m.; Delaware Law campus

Events on Commonwealth Law Campus Today:

  • EL&SC Speaker Series – Lee Paddock CLE; 4:30 – 5:30 p.m.; A180
  • Moot Court Honor Society Practice; 5- 8 p.m.; A172