- Thursday, July 30, 2015
The common fruit fly. We know them as pesky insects that buzz around our kitchens, covering our countertops and fruit baskets, seemingly doubling by the hour. But scientific researchers see them in a different light: not as pests, but as model organisms and research subjects to study questions critical to human health.
- Monday, July 13, 2015
Widener University officially closed the most successful fundraising campaign in its 193-year history Tuesday, announcing that the university's seven-year campaign, Taking the Lead, raised more than $64.7 million and surpassed its original goal by $6 million.
- Thursday, July 2, 2015
The Widener University Board of Trustees recently named five new members to its ranks including senior officials at Wawa, Kimberly-Clark, Deloitte Consulting, Preferred Sands, and a senior nursing student who will serve as the student trustee.
- Wednesday, July 1, 2015
Widener University has announced the merger of the School of Hospitality Management and the School of Education, Innovation, and Continuing Studies to create the School of Education, Hospitality, and Continuing Studies, effective July 1.
- Monday, June 29, 2015
Widener University has received national recognition for its community engagement initiatives. Now, it has been recognized as one of the most psychologically healthy places to work in Pennsylvania.