Monday, July 25, 2016

In the News:

  • Supreme Court ruling denies second chance for inmates – The Morning Call (7/25- Delaware Law Professor Leonard Sosnov provided expert commentary)
  • Widener Law Commonwealth names dean’s list students – HeraldMailMedia.com (7/25)
  • An announcement of Main Campus graduates appeared on 7/24 in the Republican Herald.
  • House bill would change the way PA selects judges – WITF Smart Talk Radio (7/23 – Professor Emeritus John Gedid of Commonwealth Law provided expert commentary)
  • Deadline looming for Hershey Trust board to resolve ‘matters of concern’ – PENNLive.com (7/22 – Commonwealth Law Professor Michael Hussey provided expert commentary)
  • Free expungement clinic for youth runs Friday morning at Delaware Law School – WDDE-FM (7/21 – A clinic will be held at Delaware Law)

News Releases:

Thursday, July 21, 2016

In the News:

  • Widener Journalism Students Win Gold for Chester Magazine at 2016 CUPPIE Awards – Pivot Today (7/20 – Repost of a Philadelphia Tribune story on Chester Magazine, which is produced by students at Widener)
  • Widener University Announces Spring 2016 President’s List – Gloucester City News (7/20)
  • Erlsten named to President’s List at Widener University – Pocono Record (7/19) 
  • Local Students Earn Recognition – Town Lively (Mention of Delaware Law students named to the dean’s list) 
  • Troubled by Trump: So far, the biggest companies haven’t opened their wallets – Philadelphia Business Journal (7/14 – Wes Leckrone, associate professor of political science, provided expert commentary) 

News Releases:

Wednesday, July 20, 2016

In the News:

  • Archdiocese looks for bidders for Delco land; experts say, ‘Good luck’ – The Philadelphia Inquirer (7/20 – John Nivala, a professor emeritus at Delaware Law, was quoted) 
  • Dr. Robin Goldberg-Glen, associate professor of social work and co-president of the Sexuality and Aging Consortium at Widener, was interviewed on Boomer Generation Radio on WWDB-AM about the upcoming Sexuality and Aging Institute on 7/19.
  • After Dow-DuPont merger, more pain or gain? – The News Journal (7/18 – Lawrence Hamermesh, professor of corporate law at Delaware Law, provided expert commentary in this story, which also appeared in the USA Today. There is also a video clip)
  • Area Young People – Voices (7/16 – Mention of recent graduates from Widener University) 

News Releases:

  • Value Colleges Releases Top 50 Best Value Online MBA and Health Management Programs of 2016 – PR Newswire (7/19) 
  • Widener University Announces Spring 2016 President’s List – ReadMedia (7/19)

Tuesday, July 19, 2016

In the News:

  • Robert Kennedy Jr., in Book, Says Michael Skakel Is Innocent of ’75 Murder – The New York Times (7/15 – Delaware Law Professor Judith Ritter provided expert commentary) 
  • Artists, Vendors Wanted for Inaugural Arts Festival in Chester Aug. 27 – Pivot Today (Widener University was mentioned) 

News Releases:

Monday, July 18, 2016

In the News:

  • Commentary: Put colleges to work on region’s most vexing problems – The Philadelphia Inquirer (7/18 – An op-ed by President Julie E. Wollman
  • Smart Talk: Merit selection of judges; Report from Republican Convention – WITF-FM (7/18 – John Gedid, professor emeritus at Commonwealth Law, was interviewed) 
  • Pa. bill aims to reform judges  – Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (7/16 – John Gedid, professor emeritus at Commonwealth Law, was quoted) 
  • Irving Morris: Fighter for equality and justice – The News Journal (7/15 – Mention of a symposium at Delaware Law
  • Uno Chicago Grill plays pioneering role in Chester, PA – Delaware Business Now (7/14 – Story on the opening of Uno Chicago Grill on Main Campus) 
  • Jefferson Health firing underscores workplace challenges in a social-media world – Philly Voice (7/14 – Angie Corbo, associate professor of communications studies, provided expert commentary) 

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