Tuesday, March 27, 2018

In the News:

  • WDEL FM Radio (3/23 – Delaware Law School Professor Mary Ellen Maatman was a guest on WDEL news radio and spoke about the employment dispute that led to the firing of the principal of Padua Academy in Wilmington)
  • After years of war, Delaware can do more for its veterans – The News Journal (3/26 – This opinion piece is written by Kevin Caneco, an active duty captain in the U.S. Army who will attend Delaware Law School this fall)
  • ‘I do think there’s a role for the LG:” The Democratic candidates for Lt . Gov. pitch themselves in forum – Penn Live (3/26 – Article covers the topics discusses at yesterday’s lieutenant government forum held at Widener Commonwealth Law SchoolABC27 also covered yesterday’s event.)
  • Widener, Natural Lands Partner on Master Plan for Taylor Arboretum – Pivot Today (3/27 – Article discusses Widener’s new partnership with Natural Lands, the land conservation nonprofit, to plan for the future of Taylor Arboretum)
  • Fox43 News (3/26 – Coverage of the town hall meeting held at Widener Commonwealth Law School for Pennsylvania voters to hear insight from the California redistricting commission on how they have addressed the redistrict mapping issue out west) 
  • Widener students learn a lesson on courage – Delaware County Daily Times (3/27 – A story on the second annual Courage Day ran online and in today’s paper and included statements about the day from President Julie Wollman and student organizers Theresa Kash, Kaylee Horchak, Dave McCann and Herbie Schulze. The event was also featured on ABC6.)

Alumni News:

  • Delaware startup, NERDiT Now, looking to grow – The News Journal (3/25 – Widener graduate Markevis Gideon is growing his small business, NERDiT Now, a technology repair company)
  • You Know Sister Jean. Meet Father Rob. – New York Times (3/26 – Rev. Rob Hagan is the Villanova team chaplain and a Widener University School of Law graduate)

Athletics Update:

Events on Main Campus Today:

  • Pride Group Session- Admission Information Session and Tour; 10 a.m. – 1 p.m.; Muller Hall
  • Softball vs.  Penn State Abington (DH); 4 p.m.; Home
  • Softball vs.  Penn State Abington (DH); 5:45 p.m.; Home

Events on Commonwealth Law Campus Today:

  • Barbri Table; all day; The Pit
  • CDO Lunch & Learn; 12 – 1 p.m.; CDO Office
  • BLSA/Exam Prep Workshop; 5 – 7 p.m.; Location TBD

Events on Delaware Law Campus Today:

  • Barbri Table Day; all day; Main Street
  • CDO Workshop – Tips for First Days and Year of Practice; 5:30 – 6:30 p.m.; Room 126