FRIDAY, APRIL 27, 2018

In the News Today:

  • Professor Judith L. Ritter will speak about the Bill Cosby verdict live on WDEL news radio at 5:25 p.m. Listen online, over 101.7 FM or 1150 AM.

In the News:

  • Local DACA recipient talks about uncertainty of the program, judge’s latest ruling — ABC27 (4/27 — Broadcast and written coverage of DACA includes commentary by Commonwealth Professor of Law and Government Jill E. Family)
  • Letter: Widener Students Delve into the Issue of Suicide — Delaware County Daily Times (4/26 — Letter to the editor from students Audrey Rucker, Diamond Schuler, Kentyn Chambers and In’dea Carter, about their senior capstone project)
  • Penn State announces Spring 2018 Commencement events and speakers — Penn State News (4/26 — Former Delaware Law Associate Professor Nathaniel C. Nichols, now a Delaware County judge, will be the commencement speaker at Penn State Brandywine)
  • Sixteen new surveillance cameras coming to Chester’s West End — Delaware County Daily Times (4/26 Mention of partnership with Widener University)

Alumni News:

  • Golf Course Called Police on Black Lawyer who Knows Her Way Around Civil Rights Law — The Legal Intelligencer (4/25 — Commonwealth Law School alumna Sandra Thompson was among the golfing lawyers mentioned in this story, which is available by subscription)

News Releases:

Athletics Update:

Events on Main Campus today:

  • Student Project Day
  • Naviance Workshop for School Counselors; 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.; Founders Hall
  • Baseball vs. Hood; 3:30 p.m.; Home

Events on Main Campus Saturday:

  • Pride Group Session, admission information session and tour; 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.; Muller Hall
  • Widener Chorale Concert; 7:30 to 8:30 p.m.; Lathem Hall

Events on Main Campus Sunday:

  • Student Voices; 3:30 – 4:30 p.m.; Freedom Hall Theatre
  • Vocal Studio Recital; 7 – 8 p.m.; Lathem

Events on Delaware Law School campus today:

  • Changing Course: Reshaping Juvenile Justice Through Best Practice; 8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.; Ruby R. Vale Moot Courtroom

Events on Commonwealth Law School campus today:

  • Business Advising Board Spring Lunch; 11:30 to 1:30 p.m.; L201

Events on Commonwealth Law School campus Saturday:

  • National Organization of Black Law Enforcement Executives event; 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.; A180