Thursday, May 31, 2018

In the News:

  • The 10 Best Colleges for Engineering in America 2018 – The Knowledge Review (The School of Engineering is included on 2018 list of the 10 best colleges for engineering by The Knowledge Review)
  • Santander Bank-Sponsored Grant Competition Funds Nine Higher Education Partnerships – Epeak (5/30 – Santander awarded an Innovation Fund grant to the Widener and Universidad Nacional de Costa Rica partnership to promote connectivity, increase student mobility, and strengthen regional education cooperation and competitiveness in the Americas)
  • College signings: 8 more Staten Island athletes attending Div. 2 and 3 schools – SI Live (5/30 – West Brighton native Shannon Gullickson committed to Widener to play varsity softball and study mechanical engineering)

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Athletic Updates:

Events on Commonwealth Law Campus today:

  • Commencement Committee Meeting; 10 – 10:45 a.m.; A172

 

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Wednesday, May 30, 2018

In the News:

  • Top 15 Online Bachelor of Liberal Arts Degree Programs – BachelorDegreeCenter.org (Widener has been ranked 10th on a list of the 15 top online bachelor of liberal arts programs in the country)
  • College Notes, May 27, 2018 – Republican Herald (5/27 – Widener undergraduate Grace Kimmel is mentioned as one of the 60 students who participated in the Alternative Spring Break program)
  • Shari Redstone Says CBS Director Gifford Once Grabbed Her Face – Bloomberg (5/29 – Delaware Law professor Larry Hamermesh contributes as an expert in Delaware corporate law)

Alumni News:

  • ‘Superstar’ prosecutor leaving Montgomery County D.A.’s office – The Reporter News (5/25 – Delaware Law graduate, M. Stewart Ryan, is leaving his position as Montgomery County Assistant District Attorney after an impressive run that included prosecuting and convicting Bill Cosby) 
  • As Educators Across America Demand Better Pay and Greater Education Spending, Delaware Has a Novel Proposal: Money to Help Teachers With Their Student Loans – The 74 (5/29 – This article focuses on Widener graduate Rebecca Slimbock, a school teacher in Wilmington) 

Athletic Update:

Events on Commonwealth Law Campus today:

  • ASF Office Hours with Sarah Rothermel; 5 – 6 p.m.; L206

 

Tuesday, May 29, 2018

In the News:

  • Destination Philadelphia – April/May Issue (Widener is featured in spring issue of “Destination Philadelphia”, a supplement to the Amtrak publication The National)
  • Our Lady of Mercy Academy’s Class of 2018 graduates – The News Journal (5/25 – A recent graduate of Our Lady of Mercy Academy will attend Widener in the fall)
  • Stormy Daniels could sink Trump faster than Robert Mueller – here’s why – Noted (5/26- Delaware Law professor John Culhane is quoted)
  • Local Hero: Concord native, West Point grad has witnessed 20 years of military history – Delaware County Daily Times (5/27 – Article references the Pennsylvania Military College)
  • Community Briefs: Widener offers high school students camps in robotics, sciences, more – Delaware County Daily Times (5/27 – Promotion of the upcoming Widener science, business and engineering summer camps for high school students in June and July)
  • NIGHT WORDS: The Spring Triangle, five planets adorn the night sky in June – Delco News Network (5/25 – A monthly article published by Harry Augensen, professor of Physics and Astronomy at Widener, provides information on lunar phases and sun rise and set times)

Alumni News:

  • Days Gone By May 29, 2018 – Republican Herald (5/29 – 50 years ago today, Pennsylvania Military College graduate Steven Raho Jr. received a number of military awards)

Athletic Updates:

Events on Commonwealth Law Campus today:

  • Barbri Summer Program; 9 a.m. – 1 p.m.; L205
  • TAP/Contracts; 6 – 7:35 p.m.; L203
  • TAP/Torts; 7:35 – 9 p.m.; L203

 

Friday, May 25, 2018

In the News:

  • Tucker regales Manheim Township Club banquet audience – Lancaster Online (5/24 –  Widener football player Casey Kerschner was named division II/III player of the year)
  • Memorial Day 2018: How Delco will mark salute to fallen vets – Delaware County Daily Times (5/25 – In today’s paper and online is a mention of Widener ROTC and their plans to join the American Legion Post 926 services this weekend)
  • Patriots’ Jackson signs with Widener – The Journal (5/25 – High school student Parker Jackson recently signed his letter of intent to play football for Widener)
  • Widener Law School dean addresses area attorneys – The Citizens’ Voice (5/25 – Commonwealth Law dean Christian Johnson spoke to area judges and lawyers about changes to the way law school students are taught and new developments at law schools across the Commonwealth and the U.S.)

Athletic Updates:

Events on Commonwealth Law Campus today:

  • ITAP; All Day; A170, A172 and A180

Thursday, May 24, 2018

In the News:

  • 2018 Best Online Colleges in Pennsylvania – Guide to Online Schools (May 2018 – Widener has been ranked 10th on a list of the 25 best online colleges and universities in Pennsylvania based on academic program strength and affordability)

Athletic Update:

Events on Commonwealth Law Campus today:

  • ITAP; All Day; A170, A172 and A180
  • Barbri Summer Program; 9 a.m. – 1 p.m.; L205
  • TAP/Contracts; 6 – 7:25 p.m.; L203
  • TAP/Torts; 7:35 – 9 p.m.; L203