Friday, October 5, 2018

In the News:

1000+ Law Professors sign on: Senate SHOULD NOT confirm Brett Kavanaugh
New York Times
October 3, 2018
Professors Maryann Brown, Erin Daly, Susan Goldberg, David Hodas and Serena M. Williams of Delaware Law School signed onto a letter addressed to the Senate urging them not to vote for Brett Kavanaugh.

Del. Chief Justice Strine Warns Of Growing Investor Unrest
Law 360
October 4, 2018
Article features Larry Hamermesh, professor emeritus at Delaware Law School and Director of University of Pennsylvania Law School’s Institute for Law and Economics.

Allegany College of Maryland to Host 51st Annual Tri-State College Night
WCBC 1270
October 4, 2018
Widener will be a participating institution at the 51st Annual Tri-State College Night on Oct. 9 at Allegany College of Maryland.

From 5 to 9 October, at Univali, researchers from four countries discuss law and sustainability
Fazer Aqui
October 4, 2018
Erin Daly, professor of Constitutional and Administrative Law at Delaware Law School, will speak at the opening night of the International Seminar on Governance and Sustainability about participatory dignity in environmental decision-making.

150 Law Professors Release Powerful Statement Against Sexual Harassment
NY Magazine
October 5, 2018
Delaware Law’s Dana Harrington Conner, Jean Eggen and Susan Goldberg joined 150 law professors to sign an open letter to the U.S. Senate condemning sexual harassment and outlining ten principles to further combat sexual harassment.

Alumni News:

Former Cong. Charlie Dent and Auditor Gen. Eugene DePasquale Honored with ‘Allegheny College Prize for Civility in Public Life in Pennsylvania’ at 34th Annual Chamber Dinner
Pennsylvania Chamber of Business and Industry
Oct. 1, 2018
Pennsylvania Auditor General Eugene DePasquale, a 2002 Widener Law Commonwealth alum, was awarded the Allegheny College Prize for Civility in Public Life in Pennsylvania by the Pennsylvania Chamber of Business and Industry.

Hammonton – Council (Vote 3)
Press of Atlantic City
October 3, 2018
Delaware Law School alum Dane Wuillermin is running for a seat in the Hammond Town Council.

Folz joins BHHS Fox & Roach Newark office
Hockessin Community News
October 4, 2018
Pamela Folz, a Widener graduate, joined the Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Fox & Roach, Realtors Newark office as a sales associate.

Events on Main Campus today:

  • Nursing On-Call Run; 3:30 p.m.; Founders Hall
  • Lone Brick Theatre Company Presents Bug; 7 p.m.; Alumni Auditorium
  • Friday Evening Stargazing Sessions; 8 – 9 p.m.; Widener Observatory

Events on Commonwealth Campus today:

  • Commonwealth’s Denim Day – Making Strides Against Breast Cancer; all day
  • CJE Program; 10 a.m. – 3p.m.; L202
  • Joint Contracts Class/Meadows; 2 – 3:30 p.m.; A180

Events for Main Campus this Weekend:

  • Men’s Swimming vs. Stevenson; Saturday @ 1 p.m.; Home
  • Women’s Swimming vs. Stevenson; Saturday @ 1 p.m.; Home
  • Lone Brick Theatre Company Presents Bug; Saturday @ 7p.m.; Sunday @ 2 p.m. and 7 p.m.; Alumni Auditorium