Tuesday, October 16, 2018

In the News:

Widener University Traces Its Origins Back to 1821
Delaware County Daily Times
October 8, 2018
A brief look into Widener’s robust history in time for the 150th anniversary of Old Main. Article is re-purposed in Pivot Today.

Defense keeps Williamson undefeated
Delaware County Daily Times
October 13, 2018
Game coverage of Widener football against Stevenson this past weekend.

NBC10
October 15, 2018
Taylor Branch of Central Bucks East High School is the newest winner of the Widener high school leadership award presented in partnership with NBC10.

After Brunson release, spotlight turns to NASA scientist, other Americans jailed in Turkey
Fox News
October 15, 2018
Despite the release of Andrew Brunson, Widener Chemistry Professor Ismail Kul remains imprisoned in Turkey with nearly one dozen other Americans.

Capitol Checkup: ‘It’s healthcare, stupid,’ in 2018; progress on cheaper drugs
S&P Global Market Intelligence
October 15, 2018
Professor Emeritus Joseph Fuhr is quoted explaining how biosimilars, which are medicines intended to be lower-cost versions of biologic therapies, can impact the pharmaceutical markets and deliver lower-cost treatments to consumers.

WDEL 101.7
October 15, 2018
Delaware Law School will host a debate for the candidates running for Delaware Attorney General on Wednesday, Sept. 17 at 6 p.m. in the Moot Courtroom.

Government Intervenes in Medicare Fraud Lawsuit Filed by Berger Montague Against Texas Cardiovascular Center
ABC 25
October 15, 2018
Article features Delaware Law Adjunct Professor Shauna Itri. Article also appears in Index-Journal.

Today in History: Oct. 16, 2018
Delaware County Daily Time
October 16, 2018
Ten years ago the Widener Small Business Development Center hosted a seminar targeting minority- and women-owned businesses and how they can get a piece of the action.

Alumni News:

Sheba Vine Contributes to Health Care Compliance Professional’s Manual about Changing Marijuana Laws
Market Insider
October 16, 2018
Sheba Vine is a Widener Law graduate. Article is also published in ABC25

Athletic Updates:

Events on Commonwealth Law Campus today:

  • BarBri Table Day; all day; The Pit
  • DCBA/CLE Keys to Successful Mediation; 11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.; A180
  • Prof. Kearney Student Advisee Meeting; 11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.; L203
  • Faculty Meeting; 11:45 a.m. – 12:45 p.m.; L205
  • BLSA How to Network; 5 – 5:50 p.m.; L206
  • Prof. Lee Torts Review Sessions; 5 – 6 p.m.; L202

Events on Delaware Law Campus today:

  • Delaware Shakespeare presents “The City of Venice Mock Appeal”; Vale Courtroom