Monday, July 23, 2018

In the News:

Adele DeLeeuw Scholarship Fund awards $55,000 to students in eight towns
My Central Jersey
July 19, 2018
Recent Widener graduates Caroline Black, Sara Edwards, Anna LaPlaca, Parita Patel and Julia Venturelli are recognized for earning their degrees in May. A second article in My Central Jersey lists additional graduates.

Asbestos Link In $4.7B J&J Verdict Adds Twist To Talc Suits
Law360
July 19, 2018
Article quotes Jean Eggen, distinguished emeritus professor at Delaware Law School.

Public Invited to View Mars at Widener Observatory
Targeted News Service
July 18, 2018
The Widener Observatory invites members of the public to attend a free 30-minute public viewing of Mars as it makes its closest approach to Earth in nearly 15 years on Friday, July 27 at 9:30, 10 or 10:30 p.m., as well as on Monday, July 30 at 9:15, 9:45 or 10:15 p.m.

Sports Reports: #MyTopCollege Week 5 Results Are In
Forbes
July 22, 2018
Widener moved up two spots to fifth place after week five of the Forbes’ #MyTopCollege contest.

Alumni News:

Real Teens, Real Sex
Beyond the Risk and Back
July 19, 2018
Widener graduate Isy Abraham-Raveson, one of the co-founders of YES!, Your Empowered Sexuality, is a guest on this podcast discussing the current state of Sex Ed, rape culture, Consent Education and how to talk to your kids about sex.

Kimberly Chestnut Named UW Associate Vice President And Dean Of Students
WYO 4 News
July 22, 2018
Widener doctoral graduate, Kimberly Chestnut, has been selected as the University of Wyoming associate vice president for student affairs and dean of students.

Athletic Updates:

Events on Main Campus:

  • Robotics Summer Camp; 8 a.m. – 4 p.m.; main campus
  • Monday Mile walking series; 12 p.m.; In front of Old Main at 14th and Melrose Street