Monday, February 18, 2019

In the News:

Need an extra hand? Site linking students, employers expands in Philadelphia
Philadelphia Business Journal
February 13, 2019
Widener recently partnered with QuadJobs, an platform that lets small business owners and individuals hire college students for odd or pre-professional jobs.

Area students make dean’s list at Widener Law Commonwealth
Herald Mail Media
February 14, 2019
Erin Alleman and Mary Katherine Yarish were named to the dean’s list at Commonwealth Law School for the fall semester.

Education Briefs
The Newnan Times Herald
February 15, 2019
Brooke Mahon was named to the fall semester dean’s list at Widener. Additional dean’s list mentions are featured in The Sentinel, Press of Atlantic City, and the Sunday Star.

Greenhouse Gas Cap-And-Trade Petition Complete, Will Be On Next EQB Meeting Agenda
PA Environment Digest Blog
February 15, 2019
A petition submitted by individuals and groups including the Widener University Environmental Law and Sustainability Center to the EPA’s Environmental Quality Board seeking to establish a greenhouse gas cap-and-trade program to address climate change will be considered as a petition accepted for study in March.

6 ABC News
February 16, 2019
6 ABC and NBC 10 were on campus to cover the VEX Robotics Competition hosted by the School of Engineering.

Athletics Updates:

Events on Commonwealth Law Campus today:

  • CDO Interview/Air Force JAG; 9 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.; DCR
  • Moot Court Competition Practices; 5 – 8 p.m.; A180
  • Transaction Team Meeting; 5 – 6 p.m.; Flex Room
  • Moot Court Practice; 6 – 7 p.m.; L204
  • Christian Legal Society/Bible Study; 7:30 – 8:30 p.m.; Conference Room 5

Events on Main Campus today:

  • President’s Lecture: Loyd Bastin, professor of chemistry; 12 – 12:45 p.m.; Kapelski LCi

Events on Delaware Law Campus today:

  • Wolcott Fellowship Program Information Session; 5 – 6 p.m.; Main Law Building, Room 119