Thursday, October 25, 2018

In the News:

While Stormy Daniels publicly battles Trump, Summer Zervos’s defamation suit against him quietly advances
The Washington Post
October 24, 2018
Delaware Law School Dean Rod Smolla, an expert on defamation law, is quoted. This article is re-purposed in a number of outlets including The Hour.

Sex expert says Genesis not final word on gender roles
Baptist News Global
October 24, 2018
William Stayton, professor emeritus in the Center for Human Sexuality Studies and a Sexologist, spoke at the JUST SEX Conference discussing how biology doesn’t support a literal interpretation of the story of Adam and Eve to explain the difference between the sexes.

Alumni News:

Bill Cosby hires Harrisburg law firm to work on his appeals
Penn Live
October 23, 2018
Commonwealth Law graduate Kristen Weisenberger is a member of the legal team that is now representing Bill Cosby.

New Principal Hired At Middle School In Enfield
October 24, 2018
Dr. Andrew Berrios, a Widener graduate, is the new principal at John F. Kennedy Middle School.

Athletic Updates:

Events on Main Campus today:

  • Women’s Volleyball vs. Arcadia; 7 p.m.; Home

Events on Commonwealth Law Campus today:

    • Themis Bar Review/Table Day; all day; The Pit
    • Admin Meeting; 10 – 11 a.m.; DCR
    • Prof. Sholtis: Legal Methods Combined Class; 10 – 11:30 a.m.; A180
    • Employee Open Enrollment with HR; 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.; A170
    • Professional Resp. Review Session with Prof. Lee; 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.; L203
    • Property Review with Prof. Dernbach; 12 – 1 p.m.; L202
    • Power Up Class; 4 – 5 p.m.; L206
    • PILS/A Discussion on Immigration with Attorney Shagin; 4:45 – 5:45 p.m.; Library Classroom
    • Constitutional Law Review Session/Prof. Lee; 5:10 – 5:55 p.m.; L202
    • Phi Alpha Delta & Veteran’s Association/Resume Panel; 6:30 – 9 p.m.; L206

Events on Delaware Law Campus today:

  • Faculty Meeting ; 12 – 2 p.m.; Barristers’ Club
  • Medical Marijuana Discussion with Melissa Chapaska, Cannibus Law, PA; 5 – 6 p.m.; L237