Wednesday, August 21, 2019

In the News:

Philly DA Larry Krasner said he offered suspect in police shooting a ‘phony baloney’ deal to surrender
Philadelphia Inquirer
August 16, 2019
Robert H. Davis Jr., adjunct professor of legal ethics at Widener Commonwealth Law, provides commentary on the ethics of the actions taken by Maurice Hill’s lawyer, the gunman who shot six officers and created a daylong stand off last week in North Philadelphia.

Local college students get packed up for move-in day
Fox 29
August 20, 2019
The Class of 2023 moved in yesterday, including nursing freshman Olivia Swearingen who was interviewed with her family before arriving on campus. Fox29 also spoke with Carson Slook, a fourth generation Widener student who moved into Hanna Hall named after his great grandfather John R. Hanna. Additional move-in day broadcast coverage is featured in NBC10, 6 ABC (coverage comes in at 2:23:14) and CBS3.

The Class of 2023 arrives at Widener University
The Delaware County Daily Times
August 20, 2019
This article captures yesterday’s move-in day, quoting incoming and current students as well as John Downey, dean of students, on the experience and what it symbolizes for the year ahead.
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Alumni News:

Exponential boards: Evaluation 4.0
Ethical Boardroom
Summer 2019
Delaware Law School alumnus Andres Bernal, a partner at Governance Consultants SA, authored this post about the two main global corporate governance challenges.

Events on Delaware Law Campus today:

  • DE Division of Services for Aging & Adults with Physical Disabilities – Changes in Memory or Cognition CLE; 8 a.m. – 2 p.m.; Vale Courtroom