Friday, March 15, 2019

Spark Product Innovation with Name Brands—and Lego Bricks
Course Hero
March 11, 2019
Dan Li, an assistant professor of marketing, bring legos into her advanced marketing classroom to spark hands-on learning exercises that reflect real-world scenarios and creates an energetic and compelling learning environment.

Here’s How PA Grad Schools Rank Among Top Programs: U.S. News
Malvern Patch
March 13, 2019
The School of Nursing master’s programs ranked 135th on the U.S. News and World Reports 2020 ranking of the best graduate schools in the country. The report surveyed the 584 nursing schools with master’s or doctoral programs accredited in the U.S. and developed a ranking based on factors such as the four research activity indicators, faculty credentials, the percentage of faculty members with important achievements, and faculty participation in nursing practice.

Widener’s Small Business Development Center Named SAP Next-Gen Lab
Targeted News Service
March 13, 2019
The School of Business Administration and Small Business Development Center announced that SBDC’s Success Lab has been named a SAP Next-Gen Lab for design thinking and analytics. The innovative space will allow students, faculty and business consultants gather to find solutions to help clients start or grow their businesses.

Widener, state bar team up for class on starting law firm
Central Penn Business Journal
March 14, 2019
Widener Law Commonwealth and the Pennsylvania Bar Association are partnering on a class that teaches students about starting and successfully managing a law firm. The story quotes Dean Christian Johnson, Eden L. Mandrell, director of the Career Development Office, and 2017 alum, Robert Moran, of the Moran Law Group, LLC.

Parker named to Widener Law Commonwealth Dean’s List
Coastal Point
March 14, 2019
Paige Parker earned dean’s list recognition for the fall 2018 semester.

6 ABC
March 14, 2019
6 ABC and NBC10 captured yesterday’s ribbon cutting to unveil the Alan J. Criswell Robotics Engineering Laboratory. The event was celebrated with a tour of the lab and brief remarks by Interm Dean Sachin Patil, Provost Fred Akl, and Mr. Criswell, ’82.

Press Release:

Prestigious professional association names Delaware Law School nominee “Distinguished Law Student”
Widener Engineering Unveils State-of-the-Art Robotics Engineering Lab

Athletics Updates:

Events on Main Campus today:

  • Health Lecture Series: Cultural Fishbowl: Navigating the Ethics of Extra-Analytic Contact and Overlapping Relationships in in the LGBTQ+ Community; 2 – 4 p.m; University Center, Room A
  • Softball vs. Cedar Crest (DH); 4 p.m.; Home
  • Shamrock 5k Run/Walk; 5:30 – 6:30 p.m.; Race begins behind Old Main
  • Softball vs. Cedar Crest (DH); 6 p.m.; Home

Events on Commonwealth Law Campus today:

  • Torts Reviews/Professor Lee; 1 – 1:50 p.m.; L203

Events on Delaware Law Campus this Weekend:

  • Mock LSAT; Saturday @ 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.; Ruby R. Vale Courtroom

Events on Main Campus this Weekend:

  • Baseball vs. Alvernia (DH); Saturday @ 1 p.m.; Home
  • Men’s Lacrosse vs. Roger Williams; Saturday @ 1 p.m.; Home
  • Women’s Lacrosse vs. Moravian; Saturday @ 1 p.m.; Home
  • Softball vs. Gwynedd Mercy (DH); Saturday @ 2 p.m. Home
  • Baseball vs. Alvernia (DH); Saturday @ 3 p.m.; Home
  • Softball vs. Gwynedd Mercy (DH); Saturday @ 4 p.m.; Home
  • Widener University Recital Series; Sunday @ 3 – 4 p.m.; Kapelski Hall Music Room