Tuesday, July 9, 2019

In the News:

The Audience in the Mind’s Eye: How Journalists Imagine Their Readers
Tow Center for Digital Journalism
June 26, 2018
This research paper investigates whether new digital tools have influenced the way journalists think about their audiences and references a 1990 study of Chicago news organizations led by Dwight DeWerth-Pallmeyer, professor of communications studies.

A travel trunk’s link to Delco’s military college past
Delaware County Daily Times
July 4, 2019
A look inside a travel trunk at Delaware County Historical Society that once belonged to Pennsylvania Military College student John Gunning McKay Jr. gives a peek into the life of a PMC student in the 20th century.
*Please contact Emily Barrett at eabarrett@widener.edu if you are having troubling accessing this article.

Education Shoutouts
Salisbury Post
July 4, 2019
Local Salisbury residents Amelia Hasty-Rhodes and Mark Wilson were among the 1,100 graduates at Widener’s 2019 commencement ceremony.

New trouble for U.S. gun manufacturers
Global News Canada
July 6, 2019
Delaware Law Professor John Culhane is featured in this news video that examines the legal argument of whether liability following a crime with a firearm should fall to the manufacturer or the perpetrator.

Challenging medical malpractice on Guam
Guam Daily Post
July 8, 2019
Article references a medical malpractice article written by Delaware Law’s Distinguished Professor Emerita of Law Jean Eggen.

 

Athletics Updates:

Events on Main Campus today:

  • Pride Experience I; 8:30 a.m. – 3 p.m.; University Center

Events on Commonwealth Law Campus today:

  • Supreme Court Review & CLE/L&G; 12 – 2 p.m.; A180
  • Nursing Summer Class; 4 – 8 p.m.; A172