Wednesday, April 17, 2019

In the News:

It’s Poetry Month, and ‘The Undefeated’ celebrates African Americans who persevered
The Notebook
April 16, 2019
Rachel Slaughter, a doctoral candidate at Widener, reviews the poem “The Undefeated” in the QUILT book review.

Pa. to review sweeping carbon-cutting proposal, despite opposition
Pittsburgh-Post Gazette
April 16, 2019
The Environmental Quality Board voted to accept a rule-making petition, supported by the Widener Commonwealth Environmental Law and Sustainability Center, to create a Cap-And-Trade Program for reducing greenhouse gas emissions in Pennsylvania for evaluation. Commonwealth Professor of Environmental Law and Sustainability John Dernbach, one of the petitioners, is quoted. A similar story appeared in PA Environment Digest Blog and WITF.

6ABC
April 16, 2019
6ABC sportscaster Ducis Rodgers, a member of the Communication Studies Advisory Board, was on campus yesterday working with Widener communications students in the studio playing the part of game show host for “Widener Brain Games” and offering industry advice and insight.

Alumni News:

CROSS COUNTRY HEALTHCARE INC : Change in Directors or Principal Officers, Other Events, Financial Statements and Exhibits (form 8-K)
Market Screener
April 15, 2019
Widener Law graduate Stephen A. Saville was named the Executive Vice President of Operations of Cross Country Healthcare, Inc.

Press Release:

Widener Alumnus Brent Staples, ’73, Receives Pulitzer Prize

Athletics Updates:

Events on Main Campus today:

  • Decision Time – Widener Call In / Walk In hours available; 3 – 5 p.m.; Muller Hall
  • Baseball vs. Scranton; 4 p.m.; Home
  • Softball vs. Arcadia (DH); 4 p.m.; Home
  • Spring Themed Dinner Series; 5 – 7:30 p.m.; Marriott Dining Room
  • Softball vs. Arcadia (DH); 6 p.m.; Home
  • Light Up The Night Pop-Up Art Gallery & Spoken Word Event; 6 – 8 p.m.; Walnut Street Pedestrian Bridge
  • Women’s Lacrosse vs. Arcadia; 7 p.m.; Home
  • Self Defense with Jared Bennett; 7 – 8 p.m.; University Center, Room A

Events on Commonwealth Law Campus today:

  • HANNAH Outside Group (2nd); 7 – 10 a.m.; A180
  • Oral Arguments/Teplitz; 8:30 – 10 a.m. and 12:30 – 2 p.m.; A170
  • Oral Arguments/Sholtis; 9 – 10 a.m. A172; 10 – 11 a.m. A170; 12:45 – 1:45 p.m. A172; 3:45 – 5:30 p.m. A170
  • Moot Court/1L Practice Oral Arguments; 1 – 8 p.m.; L204
  • Student Awards Ceremony & Reception; 4 – 6 p.m.; A180/Reception to Follow in Gallery
  • MidPenn Pardon Project; 5:30 – 9 p.m.; L201
  • Oral Arguments/DeMartino & Rob Teplitz; 6 – 8 p.m.; A170

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
  • Student Awards Ceremony; 5 – 6 p.m.; Vale Courtroom
  • Graduates Stole Ceremony; 7 – 8 p.m.; L119, Main Law Building