The American Association for Justice (AAJ) (f/k/a ATLA) Widener Chapter held its second annual Golf Outing on Friday, October 8, 2010. The event was held at the Deerfield Golf and Tennis Club in Newark, Delaware. Coincidentally, the SBA is looking at Deerfield as one of several possible venues for the 2011 Barristers’ Ball. Vice Dean [...]
As part of the on-going Brown Bag Lunch and Learn Series, Associate Professor of Law, Nicholas A. Mirkay, Esq. led a discussion about the intersection of politics, religion and taxes. Religious organizations, as you may know, are tax exempt organizations which means not only do they not have to pay taxes, but they can solicit [...]
Congratulations to everyone who participated in and helped out with the Fall AAJ Mock Trial Competition! The competition consisted of sixteen individual trials, two two-person teams per trial, and ran from October 6th through the 14th. This years competitors consisted of nine first-year teams (18 students), six second-year teams (12 students), and one third-year team [...]
Big thanks to everyone who came out and had a blast at the Halloween Party! It was a great success and we saw some pretty awesome costumes. Here are some pictures from the party…..
Widener Law School’s Student Bar Association and Widener Law’s OUTLaw organization proudly hosted speaker Faisal Alam on campus Tuesday, October 19th. Mr. Alam gave a talk on the intersection of law, lesbian and gay rights, and the Islamic faith. His talk focused on the legal status of LGBTIQ (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Intersexed, and Questioning) [...]
On Sunday, October 10th, 2010 the WUSL Women’s Law Caucus participated in the Strides Against Breast Cancer Walk in Wilmington, Delaware. The weather was beautiful and the participants had a nice time socializing with one another. The event was a great conclusion to the Women’s Law Caucus’ fundraiser for the event: a Bake Sale on [...]
Widener Law will be hosting a debate featuring U.S. Senate Candidates Chris Coons, and Christine O’Donnell. The debate will be presented by 1150 AM WDEL. Coons and O’Donnell wil answer questions from a panel of area journalists. WDEL morning news anchor Peter MacArthur will moderate. When: Tuesday, October 19th, from 8 to 9:30 a.m. and [...]