Wednesday, March 19, 2014

In the News:

  • Political bribery can be tough to prove – The Philadelphia Inquirer (3/19 – Law Professor Robert Power provided expert commentary) 
  • Widener professor honored for excellence – Delaware County Daily Times (No link available; see page 22 of the 3/19 edition for a story on Dr. Ross Steinman, who received the 2014 Widener University College of Arts and Science Faculty Awards for Excellence in Teaching)
  • Letter to the Editor: Teaching kids the reality of guns – Delaware County Daily Times (3/19 – Mention of the Widener Center for Violence Prevention)
  • Guidelines will help end-of-life oversight – The Sacramento Bee (3/18 – Thaddeus Pope, former professor of law, assisted with the guidelines. Similar stories appeared in a number of news outlets including News Times)
  • What’s still at stake in the Act 13 court battle? – The Express (3/18 – Story based on the NPR story featuring expert commentary from John Dernbach)
  • DEP chief says he’s tried to change the tone at the agency – State Impact NPR Blog (3/18 – Mention of an event at Widener Law. A similar story was posted on Pennsylvania News)
  • Easing the burden on college transfer students – Philadelphia Business Journal (3/17 – Widener University was mentioned)

Events on Main Campus today:

  • Honors Week Student Presentations; 12 p.m.;  Webb Room(Click here for all Honors Week activities)
  • Women’s History Month Speaker: Janice Johnson Dias; 4 p.m.; Freedom Hall, Room 122
  • Hospitality Dinner Series: Cuisine of the British Isles; 5:30-7 p.m.; Marriott Dining Room
  • Crime Film Series: The Interrupters; 6:30 p.m.; Old Main Annex, 201

Athletic Update: