Wednesday, February 14, 2018

In the News:

  • Bridget Ruskey has impressive collegiate debut with D-I La Salle – Shore News Today (2/12 – Widener student and men’s basketball guard/forward Connor Laverty is featured in this article)
  • 2018 Best Mid-Atlantic Colleges and Universities – The Edvocate (2/13 – Widener is featured on this list that weighs a number of factors including graduation and retention rates, faculty resources, student selectivity, employer and student success surveys, and financial resources)
  • Single and ready to … stay that way – The Pitt News (2/14 – This article references research co-authored by Widener Associate Professor Brooke Wells which found while partnered people are having less sex than they were a decade ago, singles’ sex has remained the same)

Alumni News:

  • PLW People in the News – The Legal Intelligencer (2/13 – Commonwealth Law graduate Chynna Beisel joined the law firm Kash Fedrigon Belanger)
  • Carlisle School District plans to name Spielbauer as superintendent – The Sentinel (2/14 – Christina M. Spielbauer participated in a doctoral study program at Widener. This news was also picked up in Penn Live.)
  • Trident Medical Center names Scott Weiskittel new Chief Operation Officer – CRBJ BizWire (2/12 – Scott Weiskittel is a graduate of the Widener Institute for Physical Therapy Education)
  • Former U.S. Rep. Jon D. Fox remembered as selfless public servant – Montgomery News (2/13 – Former Republican Congressman Jon D. Fox is a graduate of Delaware Law School)
  • First American adds Texas manager – The Title Report (2/13 – Patrick Shields is a graduate of Delaware Law School)

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Athletics Update:

Events on Main Campus Today:

  • Town Hall Meeting; 12 – 1 p.m.; Alumni Auditorium
  • Ash Wednesday Service; 12 p.m.; Lathem Hall
  • Distribution of Ashes; 1 – 1:30 p.m.; Interfaith Sacred Space, UC lower level
  • Men’s Volleyball vs. Rutgers-Newark; 7 p.m.; Home

Events on Commonwealth Law Campus Today:

  • Cocoa, Coffee & Doughnuts – SBA; 9 a.m. – 1 p.m.; Side Bar Cafe
  • President’s Town Hall; 12 – 1 p.m.; L205
  • Woman’s Law Caucus: Legal Aspects of Domestic Violence; 4:30 – 6 p.m.; L206

Events on Delaware Law Campus Today:

  • Phi Alpha Delta Bake Sale; 11 a.m. – 4 p.m.; Main Street