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    Planting Roots in Chester

    Neubauer Fellow teaches the importance of goal setting to children in Chester through community gardening project. Read More...

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    Women in Computing

    Widener’s Women in Computing Club provides a strong support system for female students interested in computer science-related fields. Read More...

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    Difference Makers

    Undergraduate and graduate student commencement speakers share a passion for making a difference both near and far. Read More...

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    Education in Action

    Undergraduate Student Project Day and the Graduate Research Symposium showcase remarkable work done by Widener students. Read More...

  • Real-World Learning

    Widener University regularly hires working professionals as professors to fully prepare students for careers after graduation. Read More...

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    Giving Leads to Growth

    With help from thousands of donors, Widener raised more than $63 million in what has become its most successful fundraising effort in university history. Read More...

Recent News

  • Widener Receives Psychologically Healthy Workplace AwardMonday, June 29, 2015

    Widener Receives Psychologically Healthy Workplace Award

    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.

  • Undergrad Represents Widener in Washington, D.C.Thursday, June 18, 2015

    Undergrad Represents Widener in Washington, D.C.

    Widener University student Ronnie Rabena, a junior international relations and political science major from Philadelphia, joined leaders from other universities for the first organization meeting of the Presidents United to Solve Hunger on June 17 at the National Press Club in Washington, D.C.

  • Widener Honors 71 during Support and Administrative Staff Service Awards Ceremony Thursday, June 18, 2015

    Widener Honors 71 during Support and Administrative Staff Service Awards Ceremony

    The year was 1975: John Mitchell, H.R. Haldeman, and John Ehrlichman were found guilty of the Watergate cover-up; Saturday Night Live debuted on NBC; the Flyers won the Stanley Cup, and Dr. Luke Cellini, of Health Service, began his career at Widener University

  • Widener Honors President Harris with Endowed Scholarship, Residence HallWednesday, June 3, 2015

    Widener Honors President Harris with Endowed Scholarship, Residence Hall

    The Widener University Board of Trustees took several actions at their May meeting to honor President James T. Harris III who is leaving the university at the end of July to become president of the University of San Diego.

  • Tuesday, May 26, 2015

    Student Spearheads Effort for Widener to Join PUSH

    Ronnie Rabena admits that he wasn't prepared for the transformative spring semester that led him from a conference in Guelph, Canada to an orphanage in Tegucigalpa, Honduras and back to Widener to witness President James T. Harris III signing an agreement committing the university to helping solve world hunger.

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