Tuesday, February 20, 2018

In the News:

  • Community Briefs: Visit Lima Estates’ ‘Once Again Shop’ for furniture sale Friday – Delaware County Daily News (2/18 – The Widener School of Business Administration will hold two free academic workshops for high school girls entitled “Women Helping Women” on Thursday, Feb. 22, and Friday, Feb. 23)
  • Limb amputation rates for blocked arteries vary by race and setting – Yahoo UK News (2/18 – This article featuring associate professor Kristin Lefebvre originally appeared in Reuters last week)
  • Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood turns 50 today – The Week (2/19 – On its anniversary, associate professor Amy Franzini is quoted on how the show’s messages are still relevant today)
  • New Pa. Congressional map is out with the old, in with the new – Penn Live (2/20 – Associate professor J. Wesley Leckrone is quoted on some of the drawbacks of the new map) 
  • STEM event opens new doors for girls – Temple News (2/20 – Article references the Widener engineering two-day summer program for girls)

Athletics Update:

Events on Commonwealth Law Campus Today:

  • Barbri Table Day; The Pit
  • CDO Spring Recruitment OGC; 9 a.m. – 12 p.m.; Dean’s Conference Room and A137
  • Moot Court Honor Society Practice; 5- 8 p.m.; A180
  • BLSA – Minority Alumni Reception; 6 – 9 p.m.; The Gallery
  • Environmental Moot Court Practice; 7:30 – 9:30 p.m.; A172

Events on Delaware Law Campus Today:

  • Barbri Table Day; Main Street
  • BLSA 2nd Annual “Law in the Media” Event; 6 – 8:30 p.m.; Ruby R. Vale Courtroom