Tuesday, April 30, 2019

In the News:

A new program supports Latina entrepreneurs on the rise
WHYY
April 29, 2019
Article quotes Lenin Agudo, director of the Small Business Development Center within the School of Business Administration.

Findings in Biomechanical Engineering Reported from Widener University
Engineering Daily News
April 29, 2019
A research paper entitled “Improving Biomedical Engineering Education Through Continuity in Adaptive, Experiential, and Interdisciplinary Learning Environments” authored by Anita Singh, associate professor of engineering, Dawn Ferry, director of the Center for Simulation and Computerized Testing, and the late Susan Mills, associate professor of nursing, was published in the Journal of Biomechanical Engineering.

Happenings: Our May calendar of events
The Burg
April 30, 2019
The “Paintings—Women.Self.Passages.” works by Liz Augustine will be on display at Widener Commonwealth Law through May 31.

Alumni News:

D3 Widener’s Jordan Powell getting NFL shot with Bears
KYW 1060
April 29, 2019
Widener alumnus and former football player Jordan Powell will join the NFL as a defensive back with the Chicago Bears as an undrafted rookie free agent.

Chester Native Wins Pulitzer Prize
Pivot Today
April 30, 2019
Originally appearing in the Philadelphia Inquirer, this article shared that Brent Staples, a Widener graduate, won a 2019 Pulitzer Prize.

Athletics Updates:

Events on Main Campus today:

  • Twilight Campus Tour; 5 – 7 p.m.; Muller Hall

Events on Commonwealth Law Campus today:

  • Civil Procedure Review/Prof. S Raeker-Jordan; 11 a.m. – 1 p.m.; L204
  • PBA Government Lawyers Committee CLE; 5:30 – 6:30 p.m.; Gallery & Reception Area

Events on Delaware Law Campus Today:

  • Alternative Dispute Resolution/Food & Drug Law Association’s Fundraiser for Faithful Friends; All Day, Atrium