Wednesday, February 1, 2017

Coming Up:

  • Today: Delaware Law Dean Rod Smolla will be interviewed about Neil Gorsuch, as the new Supreme Court Justice nominee during the noon broadcast with Allan Loudell on WDEL-AM.

In the News:

  • Widener Center for Hospitality Management Hosts Annual Career Day Open to the Public – Chester City Blog and (1/31 – Story of the Center for Hospitality Management’s annual career day)  
  • Smile, Steve Bannon’s Watching! – Wonkette (1/31 – A piece by Delaware Law Professor Mary Brigid McManamon on Steve Bannon and national security)
  • Widener University to host discussion on travel ban – Delaware County Daily Times (1/31 – Widener University will host a discussion with local immigration attorney Elise Fialkowski on February 10. Widener President Julie E. Wollman was quoted) 
  • Black History Month / 2 Year Budget Planning? – WITF-FM (1/31 – Widener Commonwealth Law School will host a discussion with Alan Spears, of the National Parks Conservation Association. Tonya Evans, associate dean for inclusion and equity at Commonwealth Law, will also be interviewed) 

News Releases:

Events on Main Campus Today:

  • Town Hall Meeting; 12 p.m.; Alumni Auditorium (Available through video-conference in the Delaware Ruby Vale Moot Court Room and in Room 180 in Harrisburg) 
  • Women’s Basketball vs. Lebanon Valley; 6 p.m.; Home
  • Men’s Basketball vs. Lebanon Valley; 8 p.m.; Home

Athletic Update:

  • Accomplishments in your community – Frederick News Post (1/31 – Blaine Price, a biomedical engineering major, was named to the Academic All-Middle Atlantic Conference Football Team)