Tuesday, April 3, 2018

In the News:

  • Community Briefs: Spaces still available for flea market at DCCC Sunday – Delaware County Daily Times (4/2 – This community calendar listing online and in today’s print edition includes the upcoming Jim Ridl performance on April 15 for the final installment of the Widener Recital Series)
  • Chums, Inc. hosts All That Jazz Extravaganza – Today Tells (4/3 – Widener senior Daniera Ryan received a scholarship from The Chums, Inc., Philadelphia Chapter, at the annual “All That Jazz Extravaganza” which is the organization’s signature fundraiser to support its scholarship program and other
    projects that benefit youth in the region)
  • Councilman David Oh phones in to Philly radio show to dispute man acquitted in his stabbing – Philadelphia Inquirer (4/2 – This regional news story found online and in today’s paper quotes Suzanne Mannes, associate professor of cognitive psychology, on the topic of witness identification)
  • “China Steps Out: Beijing’s Major Power Engagement with the Developing World”: A Review – Council on Foreign Relations (4/2 – This book review on “China Steps Out: Beijing’s Major Power Engagement with the Developing World” highlights a chapter co-authored by Associate Professor of History Yufeng Mao)
  • NBC 10 News (4/3 – A news segment on the dangers of cell phone addiction features Associate Professor Dwight DeWerth-Pallmeyer and his upcoming documentary “Cellphone Aftershocks” that shares his research on the subject)
  • Pennsylvania Cable Network (4/2 – Footage of the “Life and Work of Thurgood Marshall” discussion held at Widener Law Commonwealth)
  • Pennsylvania Cable Network (4/2 – Full coverage of the “Child and Family Protection in the Courts” symposium held at Widener Law Commonwealth)
  • Library News: Celebrate library week with 5k, fine amnesty, programs around county – Delaware County Daily Times (4/3 – Library events listed online and in today’s paper features the upcoming presentation on trees in the Chester community by Widener Associate Professor of Science Kathy Hornberger at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, April 19)

Alumni News:

  • Hoopes named new superintendent in Pittsgrove Township School District – NJ.com (4/2 – Widener graduate Dr. Scott Hoopes has been named the next superintendent of the Pittsgrove Township School District)

Athletics Update:

Events on Main Campus Today:

  • Softball vs. Eastern (DH); 4 p.m.; Home
  • Softball vs. Eastern (DH); 6 p.m.; Home

Events on Commonwealth Law Campus Today:

  • Barbri Table Day; all day; The Pit
  • CDO: Job Opportunities in Government Lunch; 12- 1 p.m.; L205

Events on Delaware Law Campus Today:

  • Barbri Table Day; all day; The Pit