Monday, April 22, 2019

In the News:

Delaware’s Most Welcoming Bankruptcy Judge to Bid Farewell
Bloomberg Law News
April 19, 2019
Article quotes Bruce Grohsgal, the Helen S. Balick Professor in Business Bankruptcy Law at Delaware Law School.

Earth Day Road Trip to Char’s focuses on climate change
April 21, 2019
WITF’s Smart Talk takes a road trip today for Earth Day to talk with experts including Donald Brown, Scholar in Residence for Sustainability Ethics and Law in Widener Commonwealth Law’s Environmental Law and Sustainability Center.

Ex-armed robber becomes one of the top students in the US
USA Today
April 22, 2019
After serving more than five years in prison, James Elliot is turning his life around including plans to apply to Delaware Law School in the future. The article names President Julie E. Wollman and Vice President for Strategic Advancement and Chief of Staff Katie Herschede.

Alumni News:

Caught in the Draft
April 21, 2019
This NFL Network program features Widener alumnus and former football player Billy Johnson.

Press Release:

Widener University receives $1 million gift in the name of former professor, ethics leader

Athletics Updates:

Events on Main Campus today:

  • Widener Preview Days; 10 a.m. – 12 p.m.; Muller Hall
  • Math Speaker Series: Applications in Electrical Engineering; 12 – 1 p.m.; Kirkbride Hall 231

Events on Commonwealth Law Campus today:

  • Oral Arguments with Randi Teplitz; 8:30 – 9:30 a.m.; 12:30 – 2 p.m.; 3:30 – 5:30 p.m.; A170
  • Earth Day/ELPS; 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.; The Pit
  • Torts Make Up Class/Prof. Lee; 1:15 – 2:45 p.m.; L203
  • Oral Arguments with DeMartino & Rob Teplitz; 5:30 – 7:30 p.m.; A170
  • Christian Legal Society/Bible Study; 7:30 – 8:30 p.m.; Conference Rm 5

Events on Delaware Law Campus today:

  • Alternative Dispute Resolution/Food & Drug Law Association – Fundraiser for Faithful Friends; all day; Main Street
  • Military Law Society – community service stuffed animal drive; all day; Main Street
  • Civil Procedure study hall with Professor Johnston; 5 – 6:30 p.m.; Main Law Bldg., Room 248