Monday, January 28, 2019

In the News:

One Wrong Lie
Snap Judgment Podcast
January 25, 2019
Jill Borin, reference librarian and university archivist at the Wolfgram Memorial Library, contributed to this weekly storytelling radio program and podcast comprised of narrative pieces.

Art Scene: What’s on display in late January, early February
Delaware County Daily Times
January 25, 2019
The permanent collection at Widener Art Gallery 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.

Civil rights organizations want their say in Middletown Hummers Parade guidelines
The News Journal
January 25, 2019
Delaware Law Distinguished Professor Alan Garfield comments on a new commission tasked with creating guidelines for the Middletown Hummers Parade on New Year’s Day and explains that the committee will have to be mindful between what is constitutional and what might infringe on First Amendment rights.

Philadelphia prosecutor fights new Mumia Abu-Jamal appeal
6ABC
January 26, 2019
Judith Ritter, professor of law and director of the criminal defense clinic at Delaware Law, is the lead lawyer on Abu-Jamal’s appeal and is quoted in this article. This article also appeared in The Philadelphia Tribune and San Francisco Chronicle.

Athletics Updates:

Events on Main Campus today:

    • Nursing Sophomore Uniform Ceremony; 12 – 1 p.m.; Lathem Hall
    • Tryouts for Widener’s Collegiate Leadership Competition Team; 5 – 7 p.m.; Lathem Hall

Events on Commonwealth Law Campus today:

  • Business Advising Information Session; 5 – 5:55 p.m.; L203
  • Moot Court Practice/Dimino; 4 – 6 p.m.; L201
  • Moot Court Practice; 6 – 7 p.m.; L204
  • Christian Legal Society/Bible Study; 7:30 – 8:30 p.m.; Conference Rm 5