Monday, May 14, 2018

In the News:

  • Covanta’s Alex Piscitelli Honored by the Chester Environmental Partnership for Exceptional Record of Compliance – Associated Press (5/11 –Kathleen Hornberger, associate professor of science and director of environmental community outreach at Widener, received the 2018 Chester Environmental Partnership annual award)
  • Democrats target Senate Minority Whip Lavelle over ERA vote – Delaware State News (5/12 – Delaware Law dean Rod Smolla testified in favor of the original ERA bill without amendments before the bill failed in the senate last week)
  • Philly Fed reaches out to aid Chester – Daily County Daily Times  (5/13 – The Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia visited Chester to explore business and job development opportunities and cited Widener as “anchor-academic institution” in the community. Article also ran in the Delco News Network.)
  • Dean’s list, May 13, 2018 – Republican Herald (5/13 – Commonwealth Law student Waleisha Moat achieved the dean’s list)
  • Christiana, Barletta face off in U.S. Senate GOP primary – The Times (5/13 – U.S. congressional candidate and current state representative Jim Christiana is a student at Widener Law Commonwealth)
  • Alleman recognized at Widener Law awards ceremony – Herald Mail Media (5/14 – Erin Alleman , received the President’s Award at Commonwealth Law)

Press Releases:

Events on Main Campus today:

  • Monday Mile walking series; 12 – 1 p.m.; Group meets in front of Old Main
  • Public Stargazing; 9 – 10 p.m.; Widener Observatory, Kirkbride Hall

Events on Commonwealth Law Campus today:

  • Admin/Staff Therapy Dogs; 12:30 – 1:30 p.m.; The Gallery