January 23, 2017

In the News:

  • See how area colleges fare in accessibility to lower-income students and intergenerational mobility – Pivot Today (1/23 – Widener University ranks among the top of the region’s schools for accessibility and for the percentage of students who transition from lower- to higher-income brackets after graduating; These numbers come from a study originally published in The New York Times.)
  • Hoops from the Heart in Delco Raises Money, Collects Food in Martin Luther King Jr.’s Honor – Patch (1/20 – Widener is mentioned as a participant in the Hoops from the Heart program.)

Alumni News:

  • Philadelphia lawyer picked as key Trump aide – The Philadelphia Business Journal (1/23 – Widener Law Commonwealth alumnus James Schultz, ’98, has joined President Trump’s White House counsel; This is the second Widener Law Commonwealth alumnus to join the president’s counsel; A similar story appeared in The Philadelphia Inquirer.)

Athletic Update:

Events on Main Campus:

  • Stargazing (weather permitting); 6:30 p.m., Widener Observatory