Thursday, May 8, 2014

In the News: 

  • Widener University Issues Report on Sea Level Rise – Delaware News Talk (5/8 – Kenneth T. Kristl, assocaite professor of law, provided expert commentary. A similar story aired on WDEL-AM)
  • GOP delays impeachment vote of Kane – The Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (5/7 – Wes Leckrone, associate professor of political science, provided expert commentary) 
  • Widener seeks grant to stem city violence – Delaware County Daily Times (5/7 – Story on the Byrne Criminal Justice Innovation Program grant. Julie Dietrich, director of government relations, was quoted) 
  • Widener University’s Soccer for Success, an after-school program that uses soccer as a tool to combat childhood obesity and promote healthy lifestyles for low-income students, appeared on WPVI-TV (ABC) on 5/6. Student played games and toured PPL Park.

Events on Main Campus:

  • 2014 Faculty Awards Banquet; 6 p.m. ; Lathem Hall

Athletic Update:

  • College Spotlight: Hammer time for Widener’s Williams – York Daily Record (5/7)