Tuesday, November 13, 2018

In the News:

Lisa Currie becomes Interim Associate Director for The Office of Gender and Sexual Diversity
Tulane Hullabaloo
November 8, 2018
Lisa Currie is pursuing a Ph.D in Human Sexuality Studies from Widener.

Art Scene: Exhibits for the weeks ahead, starting Nov. 9
Delaware County Daily Times
November 9, 2018
The Widener Art Gallery’s permanent collection includes the work of 19th century American and European painters as well as 18th and 19th -century Asian art from the Alfred O. Deshong collection.

Widener marks 100th anniversary of WWI’s end
Delaware County Daily Times
November 10, 2018
Widener marked the 100th anniversary of the close of the Great War with a daylong symposium as well as holding a Veterans Day ceremony. This article quotes Department of History Chair Rachel Batch, Ph.D., Vice President for Strategic Initiatives and Chief of Staff Katie Herschede, Ed.D., and John H. Tilelli, Jr., retired U.S. Army four-star general, class of 1963 graduate and chairman of the board of trustees.

Power Moves: Sunday Breakfast Rescue Mission announced its new head
November 12, 2018
The Urban Affairs Coalition will honor Uva Coles at the Friends of the Coalition Post Breakfast Reception on Nov. 16.

Alumni News:

Dr. Jayleen Galarza Shares Her Experience
The Stroud Courirer
November 8, 2018
Jayleen Galarza earned a Master’s of Social Work, M.Ed. and Ph.D. in Human Sexuality at Widener.

Chester County Bar Association starts judicial process for judgeships
Delaware County Daily Times
November 9, 2018
Delaware Law graduate Daniel J. Maisano is one of thirteen attorneys who have submitted their names to the Chester County Bar Association’s Evaluation Committee for consideration for two open Common Pleas Court judge positions.

Upper Darby High School adds names to Wall of Fame
Delaware County Daily Times
November 12, 2018
Widener graduate Williametta “Willie” Simmons was inducted into the Upper Darby High School Wall of Fame.

Fox43 Morning News
November 13, 2018
Widener Commonwealth Law will honor alum and York County District Attorney Dave Sunday at the annual Evening in the Capitol event tonight with the 2018 excellence in public service award.

Press Releases:

Events on Main Campus today:

  • CEU: The Impact of Trauma on the Parent-Infant Family System; 10 a.m. – 1 p.m.; University Center, Webb Room
  • Widener Celebration of Environmental Services for Small Businesses Partnership; 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.; Quick Center Atrium
  • Poverty Simulation; 5 – 8 p.m.; Lathem Hall
  • Sexual Health Lecture Series; 6 – 8 p.m.; Academic Center North 101

Events on Commonwealth Law Campus today:

  • Faculty Meeting; 11:45 a.m. – 12:45 p.m.; L205
  • CDO Lunch & Learn/Life in a Large Firm with Attorney Jan Budman; 12:30 – 1:30 p.m.; CDO/Administration Building
  • PA Bar Induction & Evening at the Capitol; 4 – 9 p.m.; The Capitol
  • Prof. Lee Torts Review Sessions; 5 – 6 p.m.; L202
  • Outside Group/GrandView; 6 – 9 p.m.; A180

Events on Delaware Law Campus today:

  • Youth Court Society Panel Discussion; 4:30 – 6 p.m.; Location TBD
  • DiBona Moot Court Competition Final Round – reception to follow; 6:30 – 8:30 p.m.; Delaware Law Campus