Monday, December 22, 2014

In the News:

  • Pa. created alternatives to town dumps – Citizens Voice and The Times Tribune (12/22 – John Dernbach, professor and co-director of the Environmental Law Center, provided expert commentary) 
  • Delsea students build a better mousetrap – The Daily Journal (12/21 – Story on the School of Engineering’s mousetrap competition) 
  • Darts & Laurels: Too much violence mars Peace on Earth – Delaware County Daily Times (12/20 – Khalil Williams, a junior communication studies major, was mentioned for being recognized by the city of Chester) 
  • Dual enrollment options growing at A.I. duPont High School – WDDE-FM (12/19 – Mention of collaboration with Sussex Tech and Widener) 
  • SEXUALITY MATTERS: How to be a Sex-positive Parent – News of Delaware County (12/19 – Monthly column written by a student in the human sexuality program. This month’s column was written by Berkeley Harbour

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Thursday, December 18, 2014

In the News:

  • Philly DA says no affidavits claimed by AG Kane in bribery case existed – Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (12/18 – Wes Leckrone, associate professor of political science, was quoted)
  • Assistant Professor of Law Christine Allie was interviewed during the evening broadcast on WDEL-AM on 12/17 regarding US-Cuba relations.
  • Sexuality Doesn’t Vanish When You Turn 65- RH Reality Check (12/17 – Melanie Davis and Robin Goldberg-Glen, co-presidents of the Sexuality and Aging Consortium at Widener, provided expert commentary) 
  • Widener Law graduate Craig Burke of Wildwood Crest joins Pennsylvania bar – Gloucester City News (12/17)  

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Wednesday, December 17, 2014

In the News:

  • Chester salutes volunteers who improve life in city – Delaware County Daily Times (12/17 – Khalil Williams, a junior in the Communication Studies, was the recipient of the Mayor’s Recognition Award for his work with the launch of Chester Magazine. The magazine, which was written, edited, and designed by students, was created through a grant that Sam Starnes, magazine editor and adjunct professor, received)
  • The Doomed Sandy Hook Lawsuit – Slate (12/17 – Column post by John Culhane, professor of law and co-director of the Family Health Law and Policy Institute)
  • Widener Law Appoints Four Profs With Distinguished Title – Delaware Law Weekly (12/17 – Law Professors John G. Culhane, Jean M. Eggen, Alicia B. Kelly and James R. May we appointed distinguished professors of law for a three-year term) 
  • Why did Wilmington accomodate the ‘die-in’ during rush hour? – WDEL-AM (12/16 – Law Professor Alan E. Garfield was interviewed during the afternoon broadcast)
  • People on the Move: Linda Durant Recognition Plaque – Philadelphia Business Journal (12/16 – Linda Durant, senior vice president for University Advancement, was selected as the recipient of the Professional of the Year Award by the Council for Advancement and Support of Education (CASE) District II)
  • Chester awarded for ‘Let’s Move!’ initiative – Delaware County Daily Times (12/16 – Widener University was mentioned)
  • Secret guilty plea in Paladin murders ‘very rare’ in Del – The News Journal (12/16 – Thomas J. Reed, professor emeritus of law, was quoted) 
  • 6 Culprits of “Down There” Dryness – Shape Magazine (12/11 – Expert commentary provided by Dr. Sabitha Pillai-Friedman, assistant professor of human sexuality)

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Tuesday, December 16, 2014

In the News:

  • Widener earns another community service award – The Philadelphia Inquirer (12/16 – Widener University has been named to the 2014 President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll)
  • Trustee disputes claim by Scaife’s children about drained trust fund – Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (12/16 – Michael Hussey, associate professor of law, was quoted)
  • 16 key considerations before rolling your 401(k) to an IRA – MarketWatch (12/11 – Column post by Kenn Tacchino, professor of taxation and financial planning) 
  • Arriving with colder weather: flu season – Seniors! (No link available – A monthly column written by a student in the Institute for Physical Therapy Education. The December column was written by Jenna Castor)

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