Tuesday, August 15, 2017

In the News:

  • What you need to know driving in a solar eclipse – Daily Local News (8/15 – Harry Augensen, professor of astronomy and physics, provided expert commentary) 
  • College Of Nursing Named A Center Of Excellence By The National League For Nursing – Public Now (8/14 – Widener University’s School of Nursing was mentioned)
  • Instant info is making us less informed and less thoughtful – True Viral News (8/12 – Repost of an op-ed by Dwight DeWerth-Pallmeyer, associate professor of communication studies) 
  • Local law schools’ latest target? Professionals who don’t want to be attorneys – The Philadelphia Business Journal (8/3 – Delaware Law Dean Rod Smolla was quoted*)

Athletic Update:

 

 

Monday, August 14, 2017

In the News:

  • What to expect when viewing the eclipse in Delaware County – Delaware County Daily Times (8/13 – Harry Augensen, professor of physics and astronomy, provided expert commentary in this feature story on the upcoming solar eclipse)
  • Uber Investor Declares a State of Emergency – Bloomberg (8/11 – Lawrence Hamermesh, a professor of corporate law at Delaware Law, provided expert commentary. Similar stories appeared on MSN and Delaware Business Court Insider)  
  • Court denies compromise in TransPerfect fight, sale likely – The News Journal (8/7 – Delaware Law Professor Lawrence Hamermesh was quoted)

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Thursday, August 10, 2017

In the News:

  • Instant info is making us less informed and less thoughtful – The Philadelphia Inquirer (8/10 – An op-ed by Dwight DeWerth-Pallmeyer, an associate professor of communications studies)
  • Engineering Robotics Summer Camp – WPVI-TV (ABC) (8/9 – The School of Engineering’s Robotics Summer Camp was featured during the 4 p.m. and 6 p.m. news broadcasts. The new undergraduate major was also announced on both segments. The camp was also featured on WCAU-TV (NBC))
  • Beau Biden Foundation offers free sessions to prevent child abuse – WPVI-TV (ABC) (8/9 – Upcoming trainings will be held at Delaware Law
  • Dwight DeWerth-Pallmeyer, an associate professor of communications studies, was interviewed by Allan Loudell on WDEL-AM during the afternoon broadcast on 8/9 about how President Trump’s Twitter activity is impacting the U.S. relationship with North Korea.
  • College awards and honors for Burlington County students – Burlington County Times (8/9 – Mention of students named to the dean’s list at Widener*) 
  • Transgender Service Members Are Suing Trump For The Military Ban, & Here’s What We Know – Romper.com (8/9 – Delaware Law Professor John Culhane provided expert commentary) 

 

 

Wednesday, August 9, 2017

In the News:

  • The School of Engineering’s Robotics Summer Camp was mentioned during the morning news broadcast on WCAU-TV (NBC) on 8/9. The new undergraduate major was also announced.
  • Legislators relax Coastal Zone Act restrictions – Cape Gazette (8/8 – Ken Kristl, director of the Environmental & Natural Resources Law Clinic at Delaware, provided a briefing on the Coastal Zone Act)
  • Harry Augensen, professor of physics and astronomy, was interviewed by Allan Loudell about the upcoming solar eclipse on WDEL-AM during the afternoon broadcast on 8/7.