Tuesday, October 10, 2017

Alumni News:

  • A short walk per day: a look at the importance of self-care – Oxford University Press Blog (10/9 – Piece written by Robert Wicks, the 2006 recipient of the Widener University Alumni Award for Excellence in Professional Psychology)
  • TRIAL BY JURY: A Case of Deportation Comes to The Broad Stage – Broadway World (10/9 – Theater production produced by Delaware Law graduate Kyle Bowser)

Athletic Update:

Monday, October 9, 2017

In the News:

  • Dr. Virginia Brabender publishes resource for expectant therapists – Public Now (10/6)
    • Press release also appeared on Widener’s website here.
  • Widener holds Community Tech Day Oct. 21 – The Delaware County Daily Times (10/8 – Story announces the fourth annual Computer Science Department event in which students assist Chester residents with their computers)
  • Health Promotion and Wellness director Lisa Currie steps down after 8 years – The Daily Northwestern (10/9 Lisa Currie is stepping down to continue pursuing a doctorate in human sexuality studies from Widener University)

Events on Main Campus Today:

  • Pride Group Session- Admission Information Session and Tour; 10 a.m. – 1 p.m.; Muller Hall
  • Public Stargazing; 7 – 8 p.m.; Widener Observatory Kirkbride Hall

Athletics Update:

Friday, October 6, 2017

In the News:

  • Guest Column: Honor veterans; restrict weapons of war – Delaware County Daily Times (10/5 – A column by Dwight DeWerth-Pallmeyer, an associate professor of communication studies, appears on Page 29 of the newspaper)
  • Crozer-Keystone Community Foundation Awards Pair of Eva Miller Scholarships – Pivot Today (10/5 – Meg Ambrose Hall is a doctoral student at Widener. The announcement also appeared in the Delaware County Daily Times on 10/1.)
  • Widener doctoral candidate creates social program with scholarship – Delaware County Daily Times (10/1 – Kat Kovacs, a doctoral student in the Institute for Graduate Clinical Psychology, is the Neubauer Scholarship recipient)

Alumni News:

  • People in the News—Oct. 5, 2017—Lauletta Birnbaum – Law.com (10/4 – Carrie Krantz is a Delaware Law graduate)
  • First Healthcare Compliance promotes Vine to vice president, general counsel – Hockessin Community News (Sheba Vine is a Delaware Law graduate)

Press Releases:

Events on Main Campus Friday:

  • 8th Annual Summer Research Program Symposium; 3 – 6 p.m.; University Center
  • Public Stargazing; 8 – 9 p.m.; Widener Observatory Kirkbride Hall

Events on Main Campus Saturday:

  • Women’s Volleyball vs. Cabrini; 10 a.m.; Home
  • Women’s Volleyball vs. Stockton; 2 p.m.; Home
  • Men’s Swimming vs. Stevenson; 1 p.m.; Home
  • Women’s Swimming vs. Stevenson; 1 p.m.; Home

Thursday, October 5, 2017

In the News:

  • 19 Symptoms Of Dyspraxia That Aren’t Just “Being Clumsy” – Bustle (10/4 – Article quotes Robin Dole, director of the Widener Institute for Physical Therapy Education)
  • Dear media, stop using mass murderers’ pictures and names – Alabama Media Group (10/4 – Widener University associate professor Sarah Nicksa was one of 147 who signed the letter)
  • United Way Honors Widener University – Public Now (10/4)
  • Law Schools that Place an Importance on Canine Friends – JD Journal (10/4 – Delaware Law School is mentioned)

Press Releases:

Events for Main Campus Today:

Athletic Update:

Wednesday, October 4, 2017

Alumni News:

  • The Nemours Foundation Names Claire DeMatteis to its Board – Al Bawaba Business (10/4 – Claire DeMatteis is a Delaware Law graduate and Widener University Trustee)
  • Noel to head the Delaware Division of Revenue – Delaware Business Now (10/4 – Jennifer Noel is a Delaware Law graduate)
  • Attorneys Joseph McGrory, Jr. and Robert Sebia Assist with Negotiation of Sale of Sanitary Sewer System – City Biz List (10/3 – Joseph McGrory is a Delaware Law graduate)

Press Releases:

Events on Main Campus Today:

  • Women’s Soccer vs. Hood; 7 p.m.; Home
  • Field Hockey vs. Moravian; 7 p.m.; Home

Athletic Update: