Friday, May 3, 2019

In the News:

Transitions: Reed College Selects New Chief, Vice President for Academic Affairs Named at Pitzer College
The Chronicle of Higher Education
May 2, 2019
This news item includes an announcement that Dr. Andrew Workman has been named the next provost of Widener University.

Reactions to Senator Maureen Walsh’s Remarks
Minority Nurse
April 30, 2019
Assistant Professor of Nursing Tiffany Montgomery shares her thoughts on the vast roles nurses play in our health care system.

Puerto Rico gubernatorial candidate Cruz, hostile to FOMB, could throw wrench into restructuring if elected
Debtwire (no link available)
May 1, 2019
Story quotes Commonwealth Law School Professor Juliet M. Moringiello on municipal bankruptcy practices.

ACI Eastern Pennsylvania & Delaware Chapter 2019 Student Beam Contest
Concrete.org
May 2, 2019
Coverage of the American Concrete Institute Eastern Pennsylvania & Delaware chapter’s annual student beam contest, which Widener hosted and in which Widener teams won the “Lowest Cost Beam to Support 3,000 pounds” and “Ultimate Load Closest To 4,800 pounds” categories.

Auditor General DePasquale to Hold May 13 Climate Hearing at Widener University, Harrisburg
PA Environment Daily
May 3, 2019
Auditor General DePasquale will hold another in his series of hearings on climate change May 13 at Commonwealth Law School.

Alumni News:

Six candidates up for three seats on Cape school board
Cape Gazette
May 3, 2019
Alumnus Charles “Chuck” Mowll is running for the Cape Henlopen School Board.

 Athletics Update:

Events on Main Campus Today:

  • Transfer Instant Decision Day; 10:30 a.m. – 1 p.m.; Muller Hall

 Events on Main Campus this weekend:

  • Widener Chorale; Saturday @ 7:30 – 8:30 p.m., Lathem Hall