Tuesday, November 21, 2017

In the News:

  • On the 11/20 afternoon broadcast of WDEL, Widener University Assistant Professor Mary Rourke was interviewed about tips for sharing a Thanksgiving meal with family members who have different political views.
  • What Should a Gay Dad Teach His Daughters During This Period of Reckoning Around Sexual Abuse? – Slate (11/20 – Delaware Law Professor John Culhane’s monthly column exploring parenting from a gay father’s perspective)
  • TowneBank defends People Express loan – Daily Press (11/20 – Article mentions Delaware Law Dean Rod Smolla)
  • What’s happening in and around town this season – Delco News Network Town Talk (11/21 – Story mentions a Dec. 7 jewelry making class at Widener as part of the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute)
  • Three Students Receive Auger & Auger Disabled Scholar Award – Markets Insider (11/21 – Alexa Jo Palmer is a Widener student majoring in nursing)

Alumni News:

  • Matt Conlon takes over as Longport Borough Clerk – Shore News Today (11/20 – Matthew Conlon is a Widener University School of Law graduate)
  • Governor Cuomo Announces Administration Appointments – LongIsland.com (11/20 – Richard White is a Delaware Law School graduate. A similar story also appeared in the Times Union.)
  • Two candidates announce bids for Kent legislative seats – Delaware State News (11/20 – William Bush is a Widener University School of Law graduate)

Events on Main Campus Today:

  • Fundraiser to support Professor Ismail Kul and his family; All Day; Uno’s Chicago Grill on Providence Avenue
    • Uno will donate 20 percent of your check to the fund if you print and bring this ticket on 11/21.
  • Women’s Basketball vs. Neumann; 5:30 p.m.; Home
  • Men’s Basketball vs. Scranton; 7:30 p.m.; Home

Events on Commonwealth Law Campus Today:

  • Faculty Meeting; 12 – 2 p.m; L205
  • Torts Review/Professor Robinette; 5 – 5:50 p.m.; L204

Athletic Update: