Tuesday, April 16, 2019

In the News:

Widener student spends spring break building a family’s home
The Mullican Sun Hill
April 11, 2019
Feature story on psychology student Jacklyn Guht who spent her spring break in Pensacola, Florida assisting the local Habitat for Humanity in building a single mom’s home from scratch.

‘Just An Awesome Experience’: Widener University Hosts 14th Annual Delaware County Special Olympics Invitational
CBS3
April 14, 2019
Approximately 250 Widener student-athletes and more than 300 volunteers participated in Widener’s 14th annual Special Olympics Invitational including Emily Hardy, senior basketball player, who is quoted.

Widener men try walking a mile in her shoes
Delco News Network
April 15, 2019
A group of 75 Widener students took part in Walk-a-Mile in Her Shoes, an event hosted by Interfraternity Council in collaboration with the Office of Student Life, Pride Recreation Center, College Panhellenic Council, Intercultural Greek Council, Club Sports, and the Title IX Office. Sophomores Joe Caromano and Mark Simunov are quoted.

Widener students learn lessons in courage
Delco News Network
April 14, 2019
This re-purposed article, which organically appeared in the Delaware County Daily Times, highlights this year’s Courage Day.

Habitat High project finishes on time, despite issues with weather
Nolensville Home Page
April 15, 2019
Students from Widener including Sarah Groete and Claudia Deplato spent their spring break in Fairview, Tennessee, making improvements to the home of local resident Jamesia Dowell and her five children.

Food for Thought
NJ Pen
Professor of Social Work Brent Satterly will speak tonight from 6 – 8 p.m. at the Fellowship UMC in Haddon Heights, New Jersey about the building blocks of the LGBTQ experience and aspects of an affirming faith.

Alumni News:

Cherokee announces 2019 Academic Hall of Fame inductees
South Jersey Local News
April 15, 2019
Cherokee High School’s Academic Hall of Fame will induct its third class on Thursday, May 30 which will include Widener Law graduate Honorable Judge Richard J. Nocella.

Athletics Updates:

Events on Main Campus today:

  • Take Back the Night Week: face masks and coloring; 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.; University Center Atrium
  • Documentary Screening of “parTy boi“; 1:30 p.m.; University Center, Webb Room
  • Decision Time – Widener Call In / Walk In hours available; 3 – 5 p.m.; Muller Hall
  • NO MORE Presents Telling Amy’s Story; 6:30 – 7:30 p.m. Founders Hall Room 109

Events on Delaware Law Campus today:

  • Alternative Dispute Resolution/Food & Drug Law Association – Fundraiser for Faithful Friends; all day; Main Street
  • Military Law Society – community service stuffed animal drive; all day; Main Street

Events on Commonwealth Law Campus today:

  • Legal Methods/Prof. Sholtis; 9 – 11:30 a.m.; L201
  • Shoe Shine Clinic/Veterans Association; 11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.; The Pit
  • Faculty Executive Meeting; 11:45 a.m. – 1:30; L205
  • Grad Meeting; 12 – 12:45 p.m. and 5 – 6 p.m.; A180
  • Civil Procedure Review; 3:45 – 5:30 p.m.; L204