Tuesday, July 29, 2014

In the News:

  • The Philadelphia Speaker Series presented by Widener University was mentioned during the Preston & Steve Show on WMMR-AM on 7/29.
  • With Honors – Press of Atlantic City (7/29 – Mention of  Widener Law alumni  recently admitted to the Supreme Court bar)
  • Widener Alumna Hired as Director of Social Work Counseling Services – Delaware County Daily Times (No link available; see the 7/28 edition for a mention of Shanna Williams, LCSW, MEd, who was recently named director of SWCS)

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Monday, July 28, 2014

In the News: 

  • Wolf and Corbett stump across Pennsylvania – The Philadelphia Inquirer (7/27 – Wes Leckrone, associate professor of political science, provided expert commentary)
  • Redding mental-health hotline helps those in need, but needs its own help, too – Record Searchlight (7/26 – Dr. Sanjay Nath, director of the Institute for Graduate Clinical Psychology, was quoted)
  • Soccer for Success program holds raffle – Delaware County Daily Times (No link available; see the 7/26 issue for a mention of a raffle held for Philadelphia Union tickets by Soccer for Success
  • Oil, gas boom taps rush of ordinances and bans across the U.S. – The Denver Post (7/26 – John Dernbach, distinguished professor of law and  co-director of the Environmental Law Center, was quoted. A similar story appeared in the Daily News
  • A third Tom enters the race for governor and turns up the heat: John L. Micek – The Patriot-News (7/24 – Wes Leckrone, associate professor of political science, provided expert commentary)

Thursday, July 24, 2014

In the News:

  • Detroit pensioners approve bankruptcy haircut in landslide – Fortune (7/22 -  Law Professor Juliet Moringiello was quoted) 
  • Explained: The Colo. ballot initiatives that would limit oil and gas development – Colorado Public Radio (7/21 – Distinguished Professor of Law John C. Dernbach was quoted in the audio clip) 
  • Citizen groups appeal state’s plan for pickle plant – Cape Gazette (7/21 – Mention of Kenneth T. Kristl, associate professor of law and director of the Environmental and Natural Resources Law)
  • 5 things learned from Giants fan beating verdict – The Washington Post (7/10 – Christopher J. Robinette, associate professor of law, provided expert commentary in this Associated Press story) 

Wednesday, July 23, 2014

In the News:

  • Detroit workers, retirees give bankruptcy plan a boost – The Morning Call (7/22 – Law Professor Juliet Moringiello provided expert commentary. Similar stories appeared in a few news outlets including the Daily Press and KWSN-AM
  • SEXUALITY MATTERS: A cross cultural comparison of adolescent sexual health education in the US and the Netherlands – News of Delaware County (7/22 – Monthly column written by a student in the human sexuality program at Widener. This month’s column was written by Erin Ward)

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Tuesday, July 22, 2014

In the News:

  • Senior Notes – Daily Local News (7/21 – Mention of upcoming movie viewings at the Osher Lifelong Living Institute
  • Dean’s List – Standard Speaker (7/20 – Student named to the dean’s list at the School of Law
  • College students bring home degrees – Madison Eagle News (7/19 – Mention of a graduate from the School of Engineering
  • WPHS grad receives doctorate in Clinical Psychology, masters in business – Tidewater Review (7/18 – Mention of a graduate from the Institute for Graduate Clinical Psychology
  • Davis takes academic trip to Amsterdam – Citizens Voice (7/18 – Mention of a recent trip the School of Human Service Professions took to Amsterdam) 
  • Commonwealth Court throws out several challenges to Act 13, including ‘doctor gag rule’ – NPR’s State Impact (7/17  –  Distinguished Professor of Law John Dernbach provided expert commentary) 

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