Tuesday, April 10, 2018

In the News:

  • 10 Top Ways to Be a Wildly Effective Compliance Officer – JD Supra (4/9 – Adjunct Professor at Delaware Law School Kristy Grant-Hart is the author of this article)
  • Pennsylvania Cable Network (4/9 – Footage of the Child and Family Protection in the Courts symposium held at Widener Law Commonwealth)
  • Creating Campus International Allies is Essential in Challenging Times – Edu Alliance Journal (4/9 – This article written by Kandy Turner, Director of International Student Services and Programs and Study Abroad and Dr. Denise Gifford, Associate Provost for Global Engagement and Dean of Students, discusses the recent admission trends of international students at U.S. universities and colleges)
  • Gallery provides art works for Chester public housing – Delaware County Daily Times (4/10 – Online and in today’s paper is a story about the new 150-piece “Art is Home” collection at the Nebula Gallery. Article features gallery owner John Bush, gallery manager Hannah Guth and Professor of Biology and Environmental Professor Bruce Grant)
  • Libraries close Thursday, celebrate library week, hold book sales – Delaware County Daily Times (4/10 – This community briefing featured in today’s paper and online promotes Associate Professor of Science Kathy Hornberger’s upcoming presentation on trees in the Chester community at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, April 19, in celebration of Earth Day and Arbor Day)
  • Community Briefs: Visit Bids for Kids gala to support Family Support Line – Delaware County Daily Times (4/10 – Today’s community briefing announces that Widener will host the final concert featuring the Jim Ridl Group as part of the Widener University Recital Series on its Main Campus at 3 p.m. Sunday, April 15)

Alumni News:

  • Olshan Properties Appoints Steven Falciani as General Manager of Hilton Marco Island Beach Resort & Spa – Hotel Online (4/9 – Steven Falciani is a Widener alum who received a bachelor of science in hotel and restaurant management. This announcement was also shared in Hospitality Net.)
  • The No-B.S. Guide to Philadelphia-Area Women Running for Congress – Philadelphia Magazine (4/9 – Widener Law School graduate and current state representative Madeleine Dean is running for the 4th congressional district seat)

Athletics Update:

Events on Delaware Law Campus Today:

  • Barbri Table Day; Main Street
  • Domestic Violence Awareness Info Table; 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.; Main Street
  • Visiting Scholar Lecture: Hugo Echeverria; 12- 2 p.m.; Special Collections Room

Events on Commonwealth Law Campus Today:

  • Barbri Table Day; The Pit
  • Moot Court Oral Argument Practice; 11 a.m. – 7:30 p.m.; A170
  • John L. Gedid Lecture & CLE; 4:30 – 5:30 p.m.; A180 & Gallery Reception to follow