Friday, January 25, 2019

In the News:

Inland Bays Foundation establishing citizens advocacy program
Hockessin Community News
January 23, 2019
Delaware Law School students will take on citizen activist issues through the Inland Bays Foundation, an organization created to protect the environment and fight for better water quality in the Inland Bays.

By Any Other Name
Inside Higher Ed
January 25, 2019
An article outlining how colleges and universities are working to “reclaim” conversations about academe points to Widener’s Sustainability and Civic Engagement pathway and the use of service learning that prepares students for their careers by teaching job-ready skills.

Best Online MBA in Healthcare Management Programs
January 25, 2019
Widener was ranked 22nd in the list of top 50 online MBA programs in health care management in the country.

House Democratic Policy Committee Hears Testimony On Oil & Gas Industry Methane Leakage
PA Environmental Digest Blog
January 25, 2019
In a House Democratic Policy Committee hearing that discussed the impact of methane leakage on climate change, Commonwealth Law Professor and Scholar in Residence Donald Brown testified that the world must reduce greenhouse gases by 45 percent by 2030.

Alumni News:

Big Wheel: Delco man recounts ‘Wheel of Fortune’ experience; he’ll be on Friday night
Delaware County Daily Times
January 25, 2019
Tune in to “Wheel of Fortune” tonight at 7:30 p.m. to watch Widener alumnus Doug Roberts, who earned his degree from the Graduate Clinical Psychology Program, compete as a contestant on his favorite game show.

Athletics Updates:

Events on Main Campus today:

  • Women’s Indoor Track & Field vs. Jumps and Throws Meet; 4 p.m.; Home
  • Men’s Indoor Track & Field vs. Jumps and Throws Meet; 4 p.m.; Home

Events on Commonwealth Law Campus today:

  • Moot Court Practice; 12 – 1 p.m.; L201
  • Trial Ad/ATLAC Practice; 6 – 10 p.m.; L205

Events on Main Campus on Saturday:

  • Widener Day; all day; University Center
  • Women’s Basketball vs. Hood; 1 p.m.; Home
  • Women’s Swimming vs. Ramapo; 1 p.m.; Home
  • Men’s Swimming vs. Ramapo; 1 p.m.; Home
  • Men’s Basketball vs. Hood; 3 p.m.; Home

Events on Commonwealth Law Campus This Weekend:

  • Outside Event/GOP; Saturday @ 7:30 a.m. – 3 p.m.; A180
  • Trial Ad/ATLAC Practice; Sunday @ 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.; L205
  • Trial Ad Honor Society/National Competition Practice; Sunday @ 12 – 7 p.m.; A170