Tuesday, March 22, 2016

In the News:

  • Commencement Speakers Announced – Inside Higher Ed (3/22) 
  • An Emotion We All Need More of – Wall Street Journal (3/22 – Hal Shorey, associate professor of clinical psychology and director of Organizational Development Services, provided expert commentary on developing hope*) 
  • The Widener University High School Leadership Awards ceremony was mentioned during the afternoon news broadcast on WCAU-TV (NBC) on 3/21.
  • Opponents question climate benefits, morality of natural gas – State Impact, NPR (3/21 – Donald Brown, scholar in residence at Commonwealth Law, was quoted) 
  • 10 Sex Tips That Can Actually Be Dangerous – Self Magazine (3/21 – Timaree Schmit, an adjunct professor in the Center for Human Sexuality Studies, provided expert commentary) 
  • How far could Donald Trump legally go to take on his protesters? – McClatchy News Service (3/18 – Delaware Law Dean Rod Smolla was quoted) 
  • High Dropout Rates May Result in Loss of Accreditation – JD Journal (3/18 – Mention of Commonwealth Law
  • Five lesser-known things to consider when claiming Social Security – MarketWatch (3/18 – Column post by Kenn Tacchino, professor of taxation and financial planning)
 Events on Main Campus Today: 
  • Hospitality Lunch Series; 11:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m.; Marriott Dining Room
  • Sociology Club Guest Speaker: Dr. Susan Clampet-Lundquist; 4–5 p.m.; Alumni Auditorium

Athletic Update:

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