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Recent News

  • Widener University Announces New Associate ProvostMonday, June 26, 2017

    Widener University Announces New Associate Provost

    Widener University is pleased to announce Kim O'Halloran has joined the administration as associate provost for Graduate Studies and Extended Learning.

  • School of Engineering Receives National Institute of Health Grant to Promote Interdisciplinary TrainingThursday, June 15, 2017

    School of Engineering Receives National Institute of Health Grant to Promote Interdisciplinary Training

    Dr. Anita Singh, an assistant professor of biomedical engineering at Widener University, recently secured a $108,000 grant from the National Institute of Health (NIH) to improve multidisciplinary and interdisciplinary team-based training for students in the School of Engineering and the School of Nursing.

  • Widener University announces two new trusteesFriday, June 2, 2017

    Widener University announces two new trustees

    Widener University is pleased to announce two university alumni will take seats on its Board of Trustees beginning July 1. The new trustees include civil engineer Louis A. Rodriguez Jr. and former Under Secretary of the U.S. Army Patrick Murphy.

  • Two Widener Employees Honored for Distinguished ServiceWednesday, May 24, 2017

    Two Widener Employees Honored for Distinguished Service

    Carl Pierce, director of operations, and Michelle Simon, administrative assistant for the associate vice president for compliance and risk management and the associate vice president and controller, have been awarded the William David Eckard Jr. Award for Distinguished Service in recognition of their hard work and longtime commitment to Widener University.

  • Widener Awards Diplomas to More Than 700 at Undergraduate Commencement CeremonySaturday, May 20, 2017

    Widener Awards Diplomas to More Than 700 at Undergraduate Commencement Ceremony

    Jacie Shuman, who was selected to address the Widener University Undergraduate Commencement Ceremony on Saturday, May 20 as the President's Award recipient, reminded the class of 2017 not to give up on their dream goals.

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