Tuesday, May 28, 2019

In the News:

Longport Scholarship Fund announces 2019 awards
The Current
May 23, 2019
The Herb Stern Longport Scholarship Fund awarded scholarships to deserving local students including Widener student Ethan Kramer.

Community Briefs
Delaware Count Daily Times
May 23, 2019
John P. Downey has been named the next dean of students at Widener. Downey will begin the role on May 28.

IWLCA Announces 2019 Senior All-Star Teams
U.S. Lacrosse Magazine
May 24, 2019
The IWLCA announced the rosters for the 2019 Senior All-Star games which will include Widener student Megan Racioppi who will play for the North Division III team.

Saturday’s Southeastern Pa. roundup: La Salle baseball repeats as Catholic League champs
The Philadelphia Inquirer
May 25, 2019
Widener hosted the Catholic League championship game between La Salle and Cardinal O’Hara baseball. The Inquirer mentions Widener in additional coverage.

Teva’s Oklahoma Opioid Accord Leaves J&J as Last Man Standing
Bloomberg News
May 26, 2019
Jean Eggen, professor emerita of law at Delaware Law School, is quoted. This article also appeared in SF Gate.

Viral: Soldiers Perform ‘Taps’ At Arlington National Cemetery
Epoch Times
May 26, 2019
According to the Pennsylvania Military College, the iconic military song “Taps” has lyrics that accompany the melody.

Memorial Day parades, services planned in Delco this weekend
Delaware County Daily Times
May 26, 2019
Widener hosted a Memorial Day event for all Pennsylvania Military College and Widener alumni to place a wreath and salute the fallen.

Alumni News:

20 Under 40
South Jersey Magazine
May 2019
Included on this list is Widener alumnus Christopher Cicalese who earned his master’s in taxation and financial planning in 2012.

Events on Commonwealth Law Campus today:

  • Nursing Summer Class; 4 – 8 p.m.; A172
  • Grandview Asset Management/Outside Event; 4 – 9 p.m.; A180
  • TAP/Contracts & Torts; 6 – 9 p.m.; L203