Friday, March 27, 2015

In the News:

  • Pair of locals poised for big year at Widener – The Times Herald (3/26 – A spotlight on Widener baseball players Greg McDonough and Kyle Lowery)
  • Pa’s pension crisis: Tonight, experts offer you the straight scoop – Pennlive.com (3/26 – A preview of a panel discussion held at the Widener Law Harrisburg Campus on the evening of 3/26)
  • The next step for Atlantic City after Lavin’s report: Time will tell – The Press of Atlantic City (3/26 – Law Professor Juliet M. Moringiello provided expert commentary)

News Releases:

Events on Main Campus Saturday:

Events on or near Main Campus Sunday:

  • Dinner Theatre featuring a performance by the Lone Brick Theatre Company; 6 p.m.; 504 Avenue of the States, Chester, PA

Athletic Update:

Thursday, March 26, 2015

In the News : 

  • The Widener University High School Leadership Awards presentation was featured during the morning and afternoon broadcast on WCAU-TV on 3/25.
  • Teens Recognized in NBC10 High School Leadership Awards – WCAU-TV (Interview with a previous Widener High School Leadership Award recipient and current student in the School of Hospitality Management and a recipient of this year’s award with Vai Sikahema) 
  • Widener University will name a ‘Cake Boss’ – Delaware County Daily Times (3/25 – The School of Hospitality Management’s Fourth Annual Cake Boss Competition will be held on 3/26) 
  • Shaking it with Shakespeare: Productions in Philly and beyond – Philly.com (3/25 – The FreshBaked Theatre Company’s final performance of ‘Romeo & Juliet’ was mentioned) 
  • 17 area students among 134 honored by Widener University – Bucks County Courier Times (3/25 – Mention of recipients of the 2015 Widener University High School Leadership Awards)
  • Panel discusses community distrust of police – The News Journal (The event was held at the School of Law) 
  • Top 10 for Wednesday: 10 Great Reasons to Get Involved with Relay for Life – DelcoTimes.com (3/25 – Mention of the upcoming Relay for Life event to be held on Main Campus)
  • Overcoming Relationship Anxiety and Feeling Good About It – Psychology Today Blog (3/19 –  “Freedom to Change: How to manage relationships at home and work” is a blog written by Dr. Hal Shorey, assistant professor of clinical psychology and director of Organizational Development Services) 

Athletic Update:

Wednesday, March 25, 2015

In the News:

  • Widener Law Program to Focus on Cross-Examination – Delaware Law Weekly (3/25 – Details on the second Advanced Litigation Skills program on 3/27*)
  • Personal Anecdotes Shouldn’t Dictate Policy on Same-Sex Marriage – Slate (3/24 – Column post by Law Professor John Culhane
  • Widener University to name a “Cake Boss” – Ms. B: The Good News (3/24 – Mention of the Annual Cake Boss Competition hosted by the School of Hospitality Management to be held on 3/26) 
  • Dr. Ronald Mrskey, associate professor of civil engineering, was interviewed on the Very Spatial Podcast on 3/24 about the International Conference of Solid Waste and Management. (Tune in here at minute 15:20)

Events on the Delaware Campus today: 

  • Black Law Students Association Event; 6:30–8:30 p.m.; Ruby R. Vale Moot Courtroom

Events on Main Campus today:

  • Teachers Stargazing Night; 7:30 p.m.; Widener Observatory

Athletic Update:

 

 

Tuesday, March 24, 2015

In the News:

  • Law Professor Alan Garfield was interviewed on WDEL-AM on 3/23 about the confederate license plate case before the U.S. Supreme Court.
  • Are vanity license plates considered government speech or public speech? – The News Journal (3/22 – Op-ed by Law Professor Alan Garfield

News Releases: 

Events on Main Campus today:

Events on the Harrisburg Campus today:

  • Lunch and Learn Program on Externships; 12 p.m.; Administration Building, Career Development Office

Events on the Delaware Campus today:

  • 4 p.m. Ruby R. Vale Distinguished Speaker Series; Delaware Campus, Ruby R. Vale Moot Courtroom

Athletic Update:

Monday, March 23, 2015

In the News:

  • Hundreds in Chester celebrate the arts – Delaware County Daily Times (3/21 – Widener University is a partner in the Chester Made collaborative) 
  • Local business people for March 20, 2015 – York Dispatch (3/20 - Angela Corbo, associate professor of communication studies, received the Faculty Award for Excellence in Teaching)
  • Alex Sharpe announces candidacy for CASD school board – Public Opinion (3/20 – Sharpe is a second year student at the School of Law
  • Pottstown Borough Authority responds to charges of Sunshine Law violations – The Mercury (3/20 – Mention of the School of Law’s Citizens Guide to the Pennsylvania Sunshine Act)
  • On March 26, join us at Widener Law School to talk pension reform with top experts – PennLive (3/20)

Events on Main Campus today:

Athletic Update: