Thursday, June 28, 2018

In the News:

  • Friends and Neighbors – Daily Hampshire Gazette (6/22 – Benjamin Davis received his bachelor’s degree in sociology from Widener)
  • People make strides on the job and in the community – Delco News Network (6/25 – Article shares Widener faculty members awarded promotions or tenure effective fall 2018)
  • ABC27 Nightside (6/27 – Commonwealth Law Professor Michael Domino spoke with ABC27 about the impact of Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy’s retirement, his role in major recent cases, and potential nominees)
  • WDEL 101.7 FM (6/27 – Delaware Law Dean Rod Smolla spoke with WDEL’s Allan Loudell regarding Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy’s retirement announcement)
  • Did US Justice Anthony Kennedy just destroy his own legacy? – Politico (6/28 – Delaware Law Professor John Culhane leads off an article of 17 legal thinkers who argue about why the retiring justice mattered and what his exit could mean for his most consequential decisions)
  • Speech, Sex and the Neo-Victorians – Simple Justice (6/27 – Article references a speech given by Delaware Law Dean Rod Smolla at a meeting of the National Association of College and University Attorneys)
  • 2018’s Best Beach Towns to Live in – WalletHub (6/27 – Commonwealth Law Professor John Dernbach is quoted about how beach front real estate may be affected by climate change)
  • Deans’ lists – Altoona Mirror (6/28 – Commonwealth Law students Haleigh Heaton, Katelyn Maltais and Marissa Mazurak are recognized for their dean’s list achievements)

Alumni News:

  • Bessicks wins State’s Attorney’s race – Cecil Daily (6/27 – State’s Attorney-elect Amanda Bessicks is a graduate of Delaware Law)

Tune in Tomorrow:

  • WITF Smart Talk; Friday, June 29 @ 9 a.m.; Commonwealth Law Professor Michael Dimino will be on the segment to discuss the retirement of Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy)

Events on Main Campus today:

  • Young Scientists Summer Mini-Camp; 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.; Main campus
  • Engineering Summer Camp; All Day; Main Campus