Monday, July 31, 2017

In the News:

  • Right and Left React to Trump’s Transgender Ban – The New York Times (7/27 – Delaware Law Professor John Culhane was quoted) 
  • An appeals court just pressed pause on the much-watched youth climate lawsuit against Trump – The Washington Post (7/27 – James May, a distinguished professor at Delaware Law, provided expert commentary) 
  • I Don’t Get Weighed at the Doctor’s Office—and You Don’t Have to, Either – Self (7/27 – Column by Melissa A. Fabello, a graduate of the master’s program and a doctoral candidate in the Center for Human Sexuality Studies)
  • Clearwire Ruling Shines Light On Appraisal Arbitrage Risks – Law 360 (7/25 – Lawrence Hamermesh, professor of corporate and business law at Delaware Law, provided expert commentary) 
  • Widener Offers New Higher Education Leadership Certificate – PublicNow (7/26)
  • Studies from Widener University Have Provided New Information about Nursing Education – Health & Medicine Week (7/27 – Story on research by Susan C. Mills, assistant professor and sophomore level coordinator in the School of Nursing)
  • Ex-SevOne worker sues company over $2M stock sale – The News Journal (7/28 – Lawrence Hamermesh, a professor of corporate and business law at Delaware Law, provided expert commentary)
  • Appointments, Resignations, Deaths – The Chronicle of Higher Education (7/30 – Sharon Meagher, former dean of the College of Arts and Sciences at Widener University, appointed to vice president for academic affairs and dean of the faculty at Marymount Manhattan College)
  • Baby Bump Shows What Chicago Cubs Fans Did To Celebrate World Series Win –  Forbes (7/28 – Mention of research study by Associate Professor Brooke E. Wells from the Center for Human Sexuality Studies)
  • Education Roundup: Beech scholarships go to students at 4 local colleges – The Philadelphia Tribune (7/29 – News item on Widener’s School of Nursing being designated a Center of Excellence in Nursing Education by the National League for Nursing.)
  • PLW People in the News – The Legal Intelligencer* (7/27 – Widener Law Commonwealth Professor Juliet M. Moringiello was named chair of the Pennsylvania Bar Association business law section) 
  • NIGHT WORDS: Jupiter to grace evening summer sky like a golden star – (7/28 – Professor Harry J. Augensen writes about what’s happening with constellations in the summer sky)
  • USD President James T. Harris, DEd, Selected Chair of Council for Advancement and Support of Education Board of Trustees – ABC 9 KTRE (7/28 – Former Widener University President James T. Harris was recently appointed chair for the Council for Advancement and Support of Education Board of Trustees)


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