Wednesday, February 13, 2019

In the News:

Higher Education
Delaware State News
February 12, 2019
Delaware Law School recently announced Dean’s List students for the fall 2018 semester which included Tammy Miller and Alexis Stombaugh. Additional Dean’s List recognition can be found in Hockessin Community News.

Chester’s Jahlil Beats brings home Grammy gold
Delaware County Daily Times
February 13, 2019
Chester native and current Widener University artist-in-residence John Vanore is a longtime voting member of the Recording Academy (formerly the National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences).

Recently Retired Judge Joins Board of Foundation for Delaware County
Pivot Today
February 13, 2019
Nathaniel C. Nichols, a retired judge of the Delaware County Court of Common Pleas and previously Dean of Students and the Director of Clinical Programs at Widener University Delaware Law School, was named to the Foundation for Delaware County’s Board of Directors.

Mike Barainyak promoted to head football coach at Widener
Delaware County Daily Times
February 13, 2019
Mike Barainyak was named head coach of the Widener football program after serving as offensive line coach and offensive coordinator/offensive line coach.

Alumni News:

Husband and wife law firm thrives after relocating to Kennett Square
The Reporter
February 9, 2019
Delaware Law graduate Tina Weber joined the family owned law firm.

Sex activist to challenge social ideas
The Eastern Carolinian
February 11, 2019
Ericka Hart, a graduate of the Human Sexuality program, will participate in the East Carolina University cancer survivor and “sexuality activist” event.

Morrisville attorney announces candidacy for magisterial district judge
Bucks Local News
February 11, 2019
Corryn L. Kronnagel, a Widener Law graduate, has announced her candidacy for Magisterial District Judge in the district covering Lower Makefield, Yardley Borough and Morrisville Borough.

PLW People in the News—Feb. 12, 2019—Barley Snyder
The Legal Intelligencer
February 12, 2019
Barley Snyder added attorney Sarah C. Yerger, a recipient of the Widener Law Commonwealth Excellence in Public Service Award in 2016 and is a member of the school’s advisory board, to their Harrisburg office.

Press Release:

Widener University announces speaker for its May 2019 commencement

Athletics Updates:

Events on Main Campus today:

  • Men’s Volleyball vs. Wilkes; 7 p.m.; Home

Events on Commonwealth Law Campus today:

  • CDO OCI/PA Office of Consumer Advocate (3L); 10 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.; DCR
  • Moot Court Practice//Dimino; 11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.; L205
  • ELPS/Environmental Justice Panel; 5 – 7 p.m.; L206
  • Transaction Team Meeting; 5 – 6 p.m.; Flex Room
  • MidPenn Pardon Project; 5L30 – 9 p.m.l L201
  • Moot Court Practice; 6:30 – 8:30 pm.; A170