Monday, October 29, 2018

In the News:

Senate Dems are using a stalled sex abuse bill in campaign ads. Will it help them?
WITF
October 26, 2018
Political Science Professor Wes Leckrone spoke on-air last week about the potential impact of campaign ads in the final weeks before the midterm elections.

14 made-up awards for Ignite Philly 21’s hella intersectional speakers
Generocity
October 26, 2018
Uva Coles, Associate Vice President of Civic and Global Engagement for Widener, has joined the rotating cast of Ignite Philly 21, an event series that features speakers who discuss topics for the social good.

Widener Honors Faculty for Excellence With 2018 Award Program
Targeted News Service
October 27, 2018
Widener announced the top faculty members honored at the annual Faculty Awards for their work in the areas of teaching innovation, research, civic engagement and institutional leadership.

Newspaper sues borough over ads Officials retaliate over news coverage, publication claims
Patriot News
October 28, 2018
Article quotes Widener Commonwealth Law Professor Randy Lee.

Widener University marks the centennial of World War I
Delaware County Daily Times
October 28, 2018
Widener will host a daylong public symposium on Friday, Nov. 9 from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. that marks the 100th anniversary of the end of World War I and will explore the rationale for the Great War, its impact, legacy, and Widener’s connections to the conflict.

Alumni News:

I’m Sean Quinlan. Vote for me in the 87th House District
Penn Live
October 26, 2018
Sean Quinlan, a Widener Commonwealth Law graduate, is running for state representative and is the author of this guest editorial.

Press Releases:

Athletic Updates:

Events on Main Campus today:

  • Beideman Visiting Scholar public lecture: “9/11 and Reflections on Courage”; 5 – 6 p.m.; Alumni Auditorium
  • Women’s Soccer vs. Lebanon Valley – MAC Commonwealth First Round; 7 p.m.; Home
  • Monday Twilight Sessions; 7 – 8 p.m.; Widener Observatory

Events on Commonwealth Law Campus today:

  • Conversation with the Deans; 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.; L204
  • Conversation with the Deans; 4:30 – 5:30 p.m.; L204