Wednesday, February 6, 2019

In the News:

William Van Alstyne, 84, Often-Cited Constitutional Scholar, Dies
VIP Portal
February 5, 2019
An article paying tribute to the late William Van Alstyne references a statement made by Delaware Law Dean Rod Smolla in 2015 commenting on Van Alystye’s character and intelligence.

Widener to host three-part recital series starting Feb. 17
Chester Matters Blog
February 5, 2019
Promotion of the upcoming 2019 Recital Series. The first performance kicks off on Sunday, Feb. 17 with cellist Patrick Jee of the New York Philharmonic.

Tough Sell On Cancer Link Awaits At 1st Philly Talc Trial
Law360
February 5, 2019
Jean Eggen, distinguished professor emerita of law at Delaware Law, is quoted explaining why causation is crucial to this case.

Alumni News:

Chris Condran: Advocating for Inclusive Clinical Environments and Eliminating Health Disparities in LGBTQIA+ Populationsn
UNC Greensboro
January 31, 2019
Chris Condran earned a master’s of business administration and doctor of physical therapy degrees at Widener and served as an IPTE lab instructor. His research and advocacy interests are centered in providing inclusive clinical environments for all patients, transgender health issues, and the intersections of PT clinical practice.

Athletics Updates:

Events on Main Campus today:

  • Tamale Sale hosted by the Widener Anthro Club; all day; Kapelski 333 Student Lounge and mobile tamale cart
  • Men’s Volleyball vs. Arcadia; 7 p.m.; Home

Events on Commonwealth Law Campus today:

  • Moot Court Practice with Dimino; 11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.; L205
  • Admissions/Student Ambassador Program; 3 – 5:30 p.m.; Side Bar Cafe
  • MidPenn Pardon Project; 5:30 – 9 p.m.; L201
  • Board of Advisors; 6 – 8 p.m.; DCR
  • Moot Court Practice; 6:30 – 8:30 p.m.; A170
  • Transaction Team Meeting; 8 – 10 p.m.; Flex Room