Friday, September 23, 2016

In the News:

  • Senate Proposal: Enroll More Low-Income Students or Pay Fine – Inside Higher Ed (9/22 – President Julie E. Wollman was quoted in a release referenced in this Inside Higher Ed story) 

News Releases:

Events on Main Campus Today:

  • Career Services Rapid Resume Review; 10 a.m.–4 p.m.; Office of Career Services
  • Summer Research Symposium student presentations; 4–7:30 p.m.; University Center

Events on Main Campus Saturday:

  • 1 p.m. Football vs. Wilkes; Home
  • 1 p.m. Field Hockey vs. Hood; Home

Thursday, September 22, 2016

In the News:

  • How the get the Government to buy from your business – Chester City Blog (9/21 – Story on an upcoming seminar by Widener’s Small Business Development Center) 
  • Why wouldn’t you certify your anti-bribery program?  – FCPA Blog (9/20 – Article by Kristy Grant-Hart, an adjunct at Delaware Law) 

Events on Main Campus Today:

Events at Delaware Law Today:

  • Talk by Scholar-in Residence in Global Environmental Constitutionalism Ana Lucia Maya Aguirre of Jorge Tadeo Lozano University in Colombia; 12 p.m.; Main Law Building, Alfred Avins Special Collection Library Room

Athletic Update:

Wednesday, September 21, 2016

In the News:

  • Why We Love Longmire, Heartland and Westerns In General – Parade (9/20 – Dwight DeWerth-Pallmeyer, associate professor of communication studies, provided expert commentary) 
  • Union Services Access announces scholarship awards – NJ.com (9/20 – Widener Freshman Thomas Conroy Jr. received a scholarship)
  • Most Affordable Schools for Incoming Freshmen with Financial Need – Lendedu (Widener University was ranked #143)

Events on or near Main Campus Today:

  • SBDC First Step Seminar; 9–11 a.m.; Widener SBDC
  • Field Hockey vs. Delaware Valley University; 7 p.m.; Home
  • Women’s Volleyball vs. Albright College; 7 p.m.; Home

Athletic Update:

Tuesday, September 20, 2016

In the News:

  • Tackling the high cost of child care and the presidential candidates’ plans – WHYY RadioTimes (9/19 – Dr. Linda Houser, associate professor of social work, was interviewed about the presidential candidates plans for family leave and child care and the current policies)
  • Tesla says lawsuits may delay SolarCity deal – Yahoo! Finance (9/19 – Delaware Corporate Law Professor Lawrence Hamermesh provided expert commentary for this Reuters story)

Events on Main Campus Today:

Events at Commonwealth Law Today:

  • Library Workshop: Research in the Real World; 5–6 p.m.; Library Building, Wireless Lab

Athletic Update:

Monday, September 19, 2016

Coming Up:

  • Today: Dr. Linda Houser, associate professor of social work, is being interviewed on WHYY RadioTimes at 10 a.m. about the presidential candidates plans for family leave and child care and the current policies.

In the News:

  • Community Briefs: College Access Center holds open house Monday – Delaware County Daily Times (9/18 – Mention of an open house at Widener University’s College Access Center)
  • Quiz: Test your knowledge on the freedom of speech – The News Journal (9/17 – Final quiz in the series for Constitution Day by Delaware Law Dean Rod Smolla
  • Widener professor tackles cell phone obsession in new film – Daily Local News (9/17 – Story on the upcoming documentary “Cellular Aftershocks” by Dwight DeWerth-Pallmeyer, associate professor of communication studies)

Events on Main Campus Today:

  • Sport Management Lunch and Learn with Star Wars Stormtroopers of the 501st Legion on branding, organizational structure and corporate social responsibility; 12–1 p.m.; Lathem Hall

Athletic Update: