Friday, April 4, 2014

In the News:

  • Widener students lobby politicians in Harrisburg to cut middle income student debt – Delaware County Daily Times (4/4 – Story about Widener’s participation in Student Lobby Day with comments from students Nick Chambers and Jamar Phillips and Dr. Wes Leckrone, associate professor of political science)
  • Performance and classical music listings – (4/4 – Performances of Lone Brick Theatre Co.’s U.S. Drag are highlighted)
  • Aaron-Stanton inducted into Phi Kappa Phi –Shore News Today (4/4 – News that student Desiree Aaron-Stanton was inducted into Phi Kappa Phi)
  • Who’s News – The Daily Jounral (4/4 – Mention of student Evan Winick’s Alternative Spring Break trip)
  • Widener will host conference on municipal financial distress – The Patriot-News (4/3 – Mention of an upcoming conference on Widener’s Harrisburg Campus)
  • PCN to air Democratic gubernatorial debate – York Dispatch (4/3 – Mention of the upcoming gubernatorial debate on Widener’s Harrisburg Campus)
  • Environmental Rights: 5 facts about the Pennsylvania Constitution – The Patriot-News (4/3 – Distinguished Professor or Law John Dernbach was mentioned for his research on the  Environmental Rights Amendment)
  • Former Eagles, WCU Assistant Shuey New DC At Widener – CBS Philly (4/3 – Bill Shuey named defensive coordinator of the Widener football team) 
  • Martinsville resident to volunteer with Habitat for Humanity in New Orleans – The Messenger-Gazette (4/3 – Mention of a student who recently participated in Alternative Spring Break

News Releases: 

Events on Main Campus today:

  • Widener Dance Company’s 10th Anniversary Recital; 7 p.m. Alumni Auditorium
  • Stargazing; 8-9 p.m.; Widener Observatory

Events on or near Main Campus Saturday:

  • PT Run Like a Fool Race; 9 a.m.; The Wellness Center
  • Continuing Studies Day of Giving Back; 9 a.m.–12 p.m.; Elwyn
  • Baseball vs. Stevenson University; 12 p.m.; Home (DH)
  • Softball vs. Lycoming College; 1 p.m.; Home (DH)
  • Women’ Lacrosse vs. Susquehanna University; 1 p.m.; Home
  • Widener Dance Company’s 10th Anniversary Recital; 2 p.m. Alumni Auditorium
  • Lone Brick Theatre Co. presents “U.S. Drag;” 8–9 p.m.; KLC 1

Events on Main Campus Sunday:

Athletic Update:

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