Thursday, March 15, 2018

In the news: 

Commencement Speakers Announced — InsideHigherEd.com (3/15 Jeffrey Rosen and Heather Penney were listed as Widener University‘s 2018 commencement speakers)

7 Big Takeaways From That Special Election in Pennsylvania — The Daily Signal (3/14 Associate Professor Wes Leckrone was quoted on the impact of Libertarian candidate Drew Gray Miller in this week’s Pennsylvania Congressional election. A similar story also appeared in USSAnews.com and Stream.org.)

Leadership Award Winners Posted — Town Lively (3/14 Coverage of area Widener University High School Leadership Award recipients)

Education Briefs — Valley Times Star (3/14 Coverage of student Emily Baker named to the Dean’s List. Outlet requires subscription to access story.)

Are Young People Having More or Less Sex Than Their Parents and Grandparents? — Donna Glamour Magazine (3/14 This Italian-language magazine mentions Associate Professor Brooke Wells’ research published in the Journal Archives of Sexual Behavior)

Tune in Today:

10th Congressional District Democratic Candidate Forum, Streaming LIVE Thursday at 6 p.m. — Pennsylvania Cable Network (3/15 Democratic candidate forum being held at Commonwealth Law School streams live online today at 6 p.m.)

Athletics update:

Women’s Lacrosse: Widener 11, Cabrini 10 in overtime

Events on main campus today:

Men’s Volleyball vs. Neumann; 7 p.m.; Home

Events on Delaware Law campus today:

Munchkin Cups for Vets fundraiser by Military Law Society; 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Main Street

Events on Commonwealth Law campus today:

March Madness Party; 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.; Sidebar Cafe

Federalist Society event “How to be a Great Lawyer Without Losing Your Soul;” 5 to 6 p.m.; L206

Candidate forum in Democratic primary for 10th Congressional District; 6 to 8 p.m.; A180

Other Events: 

State Street Reading Series — 7-9 p.m.; Media Arts Center Gallery, Media,