Thursday, July 30, 2015

In the News:

  • Could DuPont sales slump fuel Nelson Peltz return? – The News Journal (7/29 – Law Professor Lawrence Hamermesh provided expert commentary; similar story was posted in the USA Today on 7/30) 
  • Law Professor Lawrence Hamermesh was quoted in a news story on WBOC-TV (FOX) during the evening broadcast on 7/29.
  • Seattle to host international confab on trans, gender-nonconforming topics – Windy City Times (7/29 –  Dr. Michele Angello, an adjunct professor of human sexuality, will present) 

News Releases:

Athletic Update:

Wednesday, July 29, 2015

In the News:

  • The Washington Redskins Trademark Decision Violates the First Amendment – The Media Institute (An article by Rob Smolla, dean of the Delaware Law School, on the Washington Redskins trademark controversy)
  • People on the Move – Philadelphia Business Journal (7/28 – Jennifer Kitchen, associate director of public relations, was elected president of the Philadelphia Chapter of the Public Relations Society of America) 
  • Atlantic City’s emergency management team could be signaling bankruptcy pursuit, experts say – Debt Wire (7/27 – Available by subscription only; Law Professor Juliet Moringello was quoted*)

News Releases:

Monday, July 27, 2015

In the News:

  • $15 million sought for planned Wilmington stock exchange – The News Journal (7/27 – Law Professor Lawrence Hamermesh was quoted) 
  • Campus – Delaware County Daily Times (7/25 – List of students named to the dean’s list at Widener Delaware Law School
  • Rod Smolla, dean of Widener Delaware Law School, was interviewed on The Green on the WDDE-FM, during the afternoon broadcast on 7/24 about a Third Circuit Opinion involving Delaware elections. The story was rebroadcast on 7/26.

Thursday, July 23, 2015

In the News:

  • Editorial: Cameras will aid fight against crime in Chester – Delaware County Daily Times (7/23 – This editorial mentions the installation of surveillance cameras in the Sun Hill section of Chester funding in part by Widener University)
  • Lee’s Atticus Finch represents a will to change – The News Journal (7/22 – An op-ed by Mary Ellen Maatman, associate professor of law) 
  • Date dilemma: Who should cover the bill? – Philly.com (7/22 – Blog post by Timaree Schmit, an adjunct professor in the Center for Human Sexuality Studies)