Thursday, January 10, 2019

In the News:

Judge orders a temporary halt to Chester’s plans to place parking meters at Widener University
The Philadelphia Inquirer
January 9, 2019
A Delaware County judge on Wednesday ordered the City of Chester to temporarily halt its plan to install parking meters on the sidewalks at Widener. The injunction is in effect while the university’s lawsuit against the city continues. This news also appeared in the Delaware County Daily Times and the Chester Matters Blog.

Boundaries Between Work and Home
Academic Minute
January 10, 2019
Donna McCloskey, associate professor in the School of Business Administration, explores how to set boundaries between work and home.

Gov. Wolf stands against proposed Title IX changes
January 10, 2019
Gov. Tom Wolf announced that roughly $1 million dollars is going out to 38 colleges around the Commonwealth, including Widener, to fund efforts against campus sexual assault. PennLive, Penn Watch, PA Homepage, and NBC 6 WJAC covered this announcement as well.

Alumni News:

DiGregory sworn in as Kent’s chief prosecutor
Kent County News
January 8, 2019
Bryan DiGregory is a graduate of Delaware Law School.

Tune in Today:

  • Professor Emeritus Tom Reed will be a guest on Del-AWARE on WDEL news radio on today at 11:05 a.m. talking about federal powers that can be used by the president to declare a state of emergency.

Homepage Feature Story:

Events on Main Campus today:

  • Graduate Studies & Extended Learning Extended Office Hours; 8 a.m. – 7 p.m.; Kapelski LC1

Events on Commonwealth Law Campus today:

  • Trial Ad Honor Society/National Competition Practice; 6 – 11:30 p.m.; A180
  • VITA Training; 6 – 9 p.m.; L206