Monday, March 26, 2018

In the News:

  • Bill Cosby’s lawyers ask Montco judge to step aside before retrial – Philadelphia Inquirer (3/22 – Commonwealth Law professor Robert H. Davis is quoted. Story also appeared in the St. Louis Post Dispatch and the ABA Journal.)
  • Let’s fight for climate justice! – Daily Times (3/23 – Article references Delaware Law professors James May and Erin Daly)
  • Democratic Lt. Gov. candidates to debate at Widener Law School on Monday – Penn Live (3/23 – Widener Commonwealth Law will host a forum with five of the six announced candidates for the Democratic nomination for Pennsylvania lieutenant governor today at 12 p.m. This event was also featured on Fox43.)
  • Penn State Dickinson Law in Carlisle moves up in U.S News and World Report rankings – Penn Live (3/23 – Article mentioned Widener Commonwealth Law School‘s ranking on the latest U.S. News and World Report list)
  • Sports Notes: Tyheim Monroe named NABC Division III Player of the Year – The Philadelphia Tribune (3/24 – The Sam Cozen Small College Basketball Coaches Association will recognize Widener seniors Sardayah Sambo and Sam Smith at their annual banquet)

Alumni News:

  • In the Community: Yakas leads nine into Aston Sports Hall of Fame – Delaware County Daily Times (3/25 –  This story featured online and in today’s paper mentions Widener graduate Caitlin Yakas and PMC graduate Glenn Walrath for their induction into the Aston Sport Hall of Fame)

Press Releases: 

Athletics Update:

Events on Main Campus Today:

  • Courage Day; all day; Students will be operating various stations across campus with message boards for faculty and staff to post their thoughts about courage.
  • Pride Group Session- Admission Information Session and Tour; 10 a.m. – 1 p.m.; Muller Hall
  • Public Stargazing; 8 – 9 p.m.; Widener Observatory, Kirkbride
  • Philadelphia Speaker Series: Newt Gingrich; 8 – 9 p.m.; Kimmel Center, Philadelphia

Events on Commonwealth Law Campus Today:

  • Lt. Governor Democratic Primary Debate; 12 – 1 p.m.; A180
  • Business Advising: Martin Brill Speaker; 5 – 5:50 p.m.; L205
  • Redistricting Reform Town Hall; 7 – 8:30 p.m.; A180

Events on Delaware Law Campus Today:

  • Mental Health Week – March 26-March 29; 8 a.m. – 4 p.m.; Main Street